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COOK COUNTY CIRCUIT COURT ARCHIVES

Address
50 W. WASHINGTON, ROOM 1113
CHICAGO, IL 60602-0000
County
COOK
Region
5
Contact
Telephone Number
312-603-6601  Ext.
Fax
312-603-4974
Email
archives@cookcountycourt.com
Brief Description of Holdings
Established in 1992, the Archives of the Clerk of the Circuit Court of Cook County collects, preserves, and makes available to researchers the non-current records created by the Cook County Court systems. Holdings date from the 1871 Chicago Fire. Selected major collections open to the public include Naturalization Records, Probate Cases, Law and Chancery Records, Divorce Cases, Criminal Felony Cases, and County Court Cases. Contact the archivist for information on additional collections that may be in the archives.