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Bus Tour | Chicago Spiritualism

Séances, slate writing, spirit cabinets—these are a few of the tools and tricks mediums like the notorious Bangs Sisters once used to convince Chicagoans they could speak to the dead. These services, which played upon genuine grief, always came with a price. Seek the truth with CHM director of exhibitions Paul Durica on this journey More

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Author Talk | The Life of Vivian Maier

CHM members and Historical Alliance are invited to join us for a special discussion with Ann Marks, who will offer a deeper understanding of Vivian Maier the person, her life history, and the context of her photographs. Marks is the author of Vivian Maier Developed: The Untold Story of the Photographer Nanny (2021), the definitive biography More

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Author Talk | The Life of Vivian Maier

CHM members and Historical Alliance are invited to join us for a special discussion with Ann Marks, who will offer a deeper understanding of Vivian Maier the person, her life history, and the context of her photographs. Marks is the author of Vivian Maier Developed: The Untold Story of the Photographer Nanny (2021), the definitive biography More

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Film Screening | The History of South Streeterville

Created by Streeterville community members Gail Spreen and Dennis Downes, The History of South Streeterville is a documentary that explores the history this Near North Side neighborhood through the eyes of the local leaders who helped shape it. Join us for a film screening, reception, and panel discussion with: Lee Golub, Principal, Executive VP of More

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Chicago Men’s Fashion Awards 2022

The Costume Council of the Chicago History Museum is excited to show their recognition and appreciation for Chicago’s most stylish men! Join us at the Chicago History Museum for an evening of fun and fashion. Individual ticket: $100 Co-Chairs: Dustin S. Erikstrup and Rose Kallas Committee: Amanda Bonnell, Pam Capitanini, Anne Forman, Courtney Hopkins, Peggy More

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