Chicago’s Only Castle

The History of Givins’ Irish Castle and Its Keepers

The Fascinating Story of a Renaissance Man Who Broke Ground in 1886 to Build a Castle All the Way to Its Current Keepers

The documentary and companion book, with over 400 images, offer a glimpse into Chicago during the late 1800s and chronicle the lives of the five castle keepers.

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July 15, 2018 in Newspaper Clipping, Press

The Castle, in Chicago’s Beverly neighborhood, still inspires love, longing; new book highlights its history, offers a tour

We are grateful to Jane Ammeson who wrote an article about the Castle and my book in the Northwest Indiana Times. The article is "The Castle, in Chicago's Beverly neighborhood, still…
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