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The Museum will close at 2:30 on Wed, Nov 22, and will be closed on Thurs, Nov 23, for Thanksgiving. More

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History Happy Hour

11/21 5:30–7:30 p.m.

Raise a glass and learn more about the city you love! More

December 1st

The Last Speakeasy

12/01 7:00 p.m.–11:00 p.m.

Put on your best get-up and join us at our juice joint as we celebrate the 84th anniversary of the repeal of Prohibition. More

December 2nd

Bus Tour: Sacred Spaces

12/02 1:00 p.m.

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Chicago Transformed

Posted under Blog by Gary T. Johnson

                                Joseph Alan Gustaitis. Chicago Transformed: World War I and the Windy City. Carbondale, Southern Illinois University Press (2016). This fascinating book looks at World War I as a time of transformation for Chicago. Employment needs are a particular theme More

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