Missing college football’s annual fall kickoff? In our latest blog post, we’ve huddled up some images from the first half of the twentieth century, and Peter T. Alter, CHM chief historian and director of the Studs Terkel Center for Oral History, provides insights on a time when Chicago-area teams and coaches dominated the collegiate gridiron. Read the post.
The Chicago History Museum Blog
CHM’s blog is a space where we give you a look behind-the-scenes, highlight items in our collection, and share Chicago stories that you won’t see elsewhere. From examining items in our Marshall Field & Company Collection to documenting LGBTQ history, the blog gives you a window into the work we do. Visit the blog.