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Movies In The Park: Singin’ in the Rain


We’re hosting another season of Movies in the Park! Get settled on the Museum’s plaza in Lincoln Park with your chairs and blankets and enjoy these free films. More


Chicago History Cruise

08/23 3:00 p.m.

Learn about the growth and transformation of the city’s skyline on this leisurely river cruise. More


Haymarket Walking Tour

08/24 2:00 p.m.

Join guide Paul Durica as he leads this tour of Haymarket sites, which still have a lot to say about how to preserve free speech and the right to peacefully assemble. More
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Small Manuscripts: Show and Tell

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In part two of this series, project cataloger Emma Florio explains more about the process of cataloging collections from scratch and the detective work it requires. Learn more about this retroconversion project, which was funded by the Institute of Museum and Library Services. While digitizing the catalog cards for the Chicago History Museum’s small manuscript More

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