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he Edgewater Historical Society is dedicated to our historical bond and enrichment. We hope these pages will help connect generations and lives. We thank you for visiting our community and home.
dgewater is a Chicago community of 62,000 people in an area bounded by the Lake, Foster, Ravenswood and Devon. The Name Edgewater originated with developer J.L.Cochran who began creating a small town here in 1880. By 1910 the name Edgewater was being used through the area. Today, Edgewater is composed of many neighborhoods including Andersonville.
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