Calumet Country Club has been in the news in recent months with reports of proposals for the possible redevelopment of the club’s grounds. Calumet Country Club clubhouse as it appeared in 1917. (Provided photo from Homewood Historical Society) Originally established in 1901, the club was at first located at 95th Street and Cottage Grove Avenue in Chicago on property now occupied by Chicago State University. Herbert “Pops” Tweedie laid out the original course, which was situated close to the Illinois Central Railroad and only a . . .
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