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By Jane Ammeson ,Andy Prieboy,Evan Ammeson

as soon as a nearly impenetrable panorama of dunes, marshes, and woodlands hugging the southern shore of Lake Michigan, the land comprising what might turn into East Chicago was once a developer�s dream for the rising metal undefined. one among the country�s final melting pots, 4 out of 5 of its voters hailed from different international locations, every one bringing their valued cultures and traditions to this thriving city. the commercial jobs, requiring labor and lots more and plenty grit, supplied a manner out of poverty, however the region additionally provided attractive parks and mansions alongside the waterfront, in addition to nice faculties, neighborhoods, and civic firms. East Chicago had a feeling of power and the essence that the yank dream used to be to be had for all.

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