Little Italy, Chicago

Emma B and Lauren S Period 9 1/16/14


Little Italy is located in the west side of Chicago. There are many attractions such as Jane Addams' Hull House, Chicago Cultural Center, Water Works Visitor Center, and Jim's Hotdog stand. Also in Little, Italy there is a church, Our Lady of Pompeii.

Little Italy invented things such as the Chicago style hotdog. They also played a part in the beginning of Chicago Blues. They also have a college UIC. In Little Italy different ethnic groups Italians and many others. It is a very Diverse community. They also have many students who go to the college.

Fun Fact: Little Italy's nick name is University Village!