Charles Gates Dawes House

Calvin CoolidgeNobel Prize AwardsWorld War I (1914-1918)Orange County Regional History Center
One of the most accomplished, yet largely unsung, citizens of the Chicago area had a home near the shore of Lake Michigan that now houses the Evanston History Center -- and that was a stand-in for the Playboy Mansion during the short-lived shooting of last year's television series "The...