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Presidents’ Day

02/17 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

Discover the lives behind the legends of the American presidency through music, crafts, and storytelling at this family-friendly event. More

Thursday

Urban History Seminar

02/20 5:45 p.m.

Ruby Oram of Loyola University Chicago presents "‘A Girl’s Preparation for Life’: How Women Reformed Vocational Education in Progressive-Era Chicago." More

    Friday

    Members Only: Your Story, Our Story Project Culmination

    02/21 11:00 a.m.

    CHM school programs coordinator Megan Clark and assistant curator Julius L. Jones present on Your Story, Our Story, a digital project that highlights our common bonds and reveals the differences in our American experience. More
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    February
    12

    “Lifting As We Climb”

    Posted under Exhibitions by Guest Author

    CHM curatorial intern Brigid Kennedy recounts the extraordinary life of Elizabeth Lindsay Davis. This blog post is part of a series in which we share the stories of local women who made history in anticipation of CHM’s upcoming exhibition Democracy Limited: Chicago Women and the Vote, opening August 2020. Elizabeth Lindsay Davis not only took More

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