Hiya. I’m attempting to study extra about Chicago within the 1860s – however not civil struggle information. I’m solely discovering very superficial information outdoors of civil struggle info after which skipping to the hearth. I need to know what life was like – bustling metropolis or only a working city? Would different People have heard about Chicago? Is it someplace they may have wished to go?Would be glad about some good e-book recos. Has anybody written about Chicago life or normal American life within the 1860s that isn’t principally concerning the civil struggle?Thanks for any assist!