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North Lawndale slideshow

North Lawndale has begun to rebound four decades after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. took up residence there to shine a spotlight on the poor.

Most photos by Eric Young Smith

  • Ogden Avenue

  • 10th District police station

  • Central Park "el"

  • High school students

  • Historic Greystones

  • Ezra Homes

  • Fountain View

  • Planning process

  • 16th & Pulaski

  • Ex-inmate training

  • Police training session

  • High-tech students

  • Child care center

  • I. A.M. A.B.L.E. Children

  • Fountain

  • Ogden-Central Park mural

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