Former Locations of Companies Profiled in the Made-in-Chicago Museum
Chicago Manufacturers by Neighborhood

Albany Park
Chicago Specialty MFG Co.

 

Archer Heights
Bloomfield Industries

Rival Packing Co.

Armour Square

Princess Pat, Ltd.

Reliable Paste Co.

Austin
Calculator Machine Co.

Carl Goldberg Models, Inc.

Central Waxed Paper Co.

E.J. Brach & Sons

Replogle Globes, Inc.
Simonsen Metal Products Co.
Webster-Chicago Corp.

White Cap Co.


Avalon Park
Van Cleef Brothers

Avondale

Bally MFG Co.

Chicago Printed String Co.

Dad's Root Beer Co.

Floresheim Shoe Co

Signode Steel Strapping Co.

Back of the Yards

O-Cedar Corp.

 

Bedford Park

Chicago Electric MFG Co.

Cracker Jack Co.

Kellogg Switchboard & Supply

 

Belmont Cragin

Ekco Products Co.

Monark Silver King Inc.

Radio Flyer

Williamson Candy Co.

Zenith Radio Corp.

Belmont Gardens

Olson Rug Co.

 

Bridgeport
Albert Pick & Co.

Armour & Company

Fitzpatrick Bros.

Harmony Company

Brighton Park

Albert Dickinson Co.

Crane Company

S-K Tools

 

Bronzeville
B. Heller & Co.

Grossman MFG Co.

Bucktown

Airguide Instrument Co.

Ampro Corp.

Chicago Printed String Co.

Compco Corp

Signode Steel Strapping Co.
Universal Medicine Co.


Canaryville
Val-A Company

Chinatown

E.K. Pond Company

 

Cicero
W. D. Allen MFG Co.

Western Electric Co.

Clearing

Bersted MFG Co.

Cracker Jack Co.

 

Downtown-The Loop
A.B. Dick Company

Addometer Co.

Automatic Pencil Sharpener Co.

Brunswick-Balke-Collender Co.

Burke & James

Cable Piano Company

Cadaco Inc.

Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.

Chicago Telephone Supply Co.

Citrus Products Co.

D.B. Fisk & Co.

E.C. DeWitt & Co., Inc.
Hanson Brothers Scale Co.

Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co.

Illinois Bronze Powder Co.

Lyon & Healy

M.A. Donohue & Co.

National Washboard Co.
Oliver Typewriter Co.

Pelouze Scale & MFG Co.

Rand McNally & Co.

Reid, Murdoch & Co.

Steele-Wedeles Company

Stenographic Machines Inc.

T.C. Gleason MFG Co.

Turner Brass Works
Union Publishing House

United Razor Blade Co.

Wm. E. Pratt MFG Co.
Woodstock Typewriter Company

Zeno MFG Co.

East Garfield Park
Bunte Brothers Candy

Central Wholesale Grocers Inc.

F.H. Smith MFG Co.
Geo. W. Diener MFG Co.

Stone Medicine Co.

Vaughan Novelty MFG Co.

Edgewater

A.L. Hansen MFG Co.

Angel Dainty Dye Co.

Denoyer-Geppert Co.

Maybelline Company

Paymaster Corp.

Swanberg MFG Co.

Swedish-American Telephone Co.

Zenith Radio Corp.

 

Elgin, IL

Elgin National Watch Co.

 

Englewood

Chas. A. Brewer & Sons

Claire MFG Co.

Galewood

Mars Inc.

 

Goose Island

American Varnish Co.

 

Greater Grand Crossing
Van Cleef Brothers

Hermosa
Admiral Corp.

Arnold, Schwinn & Co.

Excel Projector Corp.

Hammond Organ Co.

Langson MFG Co.

Nestor Johnson MFG Co.

 

Heart of Chicago

Citation Hat Co.

Mid City Uniform Cap Co.

 

Homan Square

Western Fluorescent Light Co.

 

Humboldt Park

Bunte Brothers Candy

Compco Corp.
G. Felsenthal & Sons

Gateway Engineering Co.

Geo. W. Diener MFG Co.
Kraft Foods Company
Lincoln Logs

Motorola Inc.

Regal Musical Instrument Co.

Rock-Ola MFG Corp.

Shotwell MFG Co.

Simonsen Metal Products Co.

Turtle Wax Inc.

Wilson Jones Company

 

Irving Park

Playskool MFG Co.

 

Lakeview
Ace Fastener Corp.
Bell & Howell

Clipper Products Co.

Curt Teich & Co.

Reed Candy Co.

Lasalle-Peru, IL
Westclox

Lincoln Park
Detect-O-Ray Company

DeVry Corp.

Eugene Dietzgen Co.

General Television & Radio Corp.

Hedman MFG Co.

Jas. P. Marsh Corp.

Page Boiler Company

Peerless Confection Co.
Peter Hand Brewing Co.

Stewart-Warner Corp.

William Cooper & Nephews

Lincoln Square
Chicago Specialty MFG Co.

ECA Toys, Inc.

Lincolnwood

Halsam Products Co.

 

Little Italy - University Village
American Automatic Devices Co.

American Cutlery Co.

American Family Scale Co.

Bremner Biscuit Company

Electric Clock Corp. of America

Little Village

American Bird Products, Inc.

Triner Scale & MFG Co.

 

Logan Square

Admiral Corp.

Chicago Printed String Co.

Compco Corp.

Dad's Root Beer Co.

Excel Projector Corp.

Nestor Johnson MFG Co.
Signode Steel Strapping Co.

Wilson Sporting Goods

 

McKinley Park

Wm. Wrigley Jr. Co.

 

Near North Side
American Metal Ware Co.

Burke & James

Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.

E.C. DeWitt & Co., Inc.

E.H. Sargent & Co.

Halsey Brothers Co.

Pelouze Scale & MFG Co.

Peter Hand Brewing Co.

Steele-Wedeles Company
W.M. Welch Scientific Co.

Near South Side

Allied MFG Co.

Chess Records

Chicago Mail Order Co.

Famous Products Co.
Hump Hair Pin MFG Co.

Metal Moss MFG Co.
Revere Camera Company

Simoniz Company

Vee-Jay Records

Near West Side
Addressograph Company

Adjustable Clamp Co.

American Automatic Devices Co.

Arrco Playing Card Co.
Bambino Products Co.

Bremner Biscuit Company

Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.

Ditto Inc.
Electric Clock Corp. of America

Empire Spice Mills

F.B. Redington Co.

Gold Eagle Products Co.

Illinois Cosmetics Co.
J.P. Dieter Co.

MasterCrafters

Morton Salt Company

Sanford Ink Company
Spartus Camera Corp.

TootsieToy / Dowst Bros.
U-C Lite MFG Co.
Victor X-Ray Corporation

New City
Val-A Company

 

Niles

Slingerland Drum Co.

Noble Square
Hanson Scale Co.
U-C Lite MFG Co.

 

North Center
Bell & Howell

Flavour Candy Co.

Victor Adding Machine Co.

North Chicago

Chicago Hardware Foundry Co.

 

North Lawndale
American Shoe Polish Co.

California Beverage Co.

Calumet Baking Powder Co.
Central Wholesale Grocers Inc.
Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.

Hallicrafters Co.

Western Fluorescent Light Co.

Old Town

E.C. DeWitt & Co., Inc.

Peter Hand Brewing Co.

Scholl MFG Co.
W. M. Welch Scientific Co.


Pilsen
American Flyer MFG Co.

C. Cretors & Co.
Triner Scale & MFG Co.

Pullman

Jays Foods, Inc.

Vail MFG Co.

Ravenswood
A.L. Hansen MFG Co.

Abbott Laboratories

Chicago Specialty MFG Co.

Denoyer-Geppert Co.

ECA Toys, Inc.

Halsam Products Co.

J.C. Deagan Co.

Paymaster Corp.

Swedish-American Telephone Co.

River North
Adams & Westlake Co.

American Metal Ware Co.

Anacin Company

C. H. Hanson Co.

Chicago Flexible Shaft Co.

Damon MFG Co.

Geo. B. Carpenter Co.

Halsey Brothers Co.

Kelling-Karel Company

Reid, Murdoch & Co.

Shure Brothers, Inc.

Sprague, Warner & Co.

Steele-Wedeles Company

Turner Brass Works
W.F. McLaughlin & Co.

River West

Foley & Co.

Rockford, IL
Automatic Pencil Sharpener Co.

 

Rogers Park / West Ridge

Fidelitone / Permo Inc.

L. H. Thomas Co.

S&C Electric Co.

Zenith Radio Corp.

 

Roseland
Vail MFG Co.

South Commons
Chicago Mail Order Co.

South Lawndale
Triner Scale & MFG Co.

South Loop

American Cutlery Co.

Arrco Playing Card Co.

Johnson Publishing
Metal Moss MFG Co.
Revere Camera Company


South Shore

Mall Tool Company

 

Streeterville

Burke & James

Curtiss Candy Co.

E.H. Sargent & Co.

Halsey Brothers Co.

Pelouze Scale & MFG Co.

 

Tri-Taylor

The Standard Brewery

 

Ukrainian Village
F.W. Planert & Sons

Uptown

A.L. Hansen MFG Co.

Essanay Studios

Paymaster Corp.


Washington Park

Schulze Baking Company

 

West Garfield Park
Chicago Roller Skate Co.

West Loop

A.B. Dick Company

Addressograph Company
Adjustable Clamp Co.

Bambino Products Co.

Benjamin Electric MFG Co.

E.B. Millar & Co.

F.B. Redington Co.
Illinois Cosmetics Co.
J.P. Dieter Co.

J.W. Allen & Co.

Pelouze Scale & MFG Co.
Spartus Camera Corp.
U-C Lite MFG Co.

West Ridge
Indestro MFG Co.

West Town

Adjustable Clamp Co.

E.B. Millar & Co.

F.W. Planert & Sons

Hanson Scale Co.
Kraft Foods Company

Liberty Dairy Products Co.

Morton Salt Company
Northwestern Beverage Co.
U-C Lite MFG Co.

 

Wicker Park
Airguide Instrument Co.

Kling Bros. & Co.

Ludwig Drum Co.

Wm. Meyer Co.

 

Woodlawn

Columbia Medallion Studios

Woodstock, IL
Oliver Typewriter Co.
Woodstock Typewriter Company

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