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Urban History Seminar

01/17 5:45 p.m.

Join us for a scholarly presentation and lively discussion. More


    Martin Luther King Jr. Day

    01/21 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.

    Commemorate Martin Luther King Jr.'s life and legacy at this family-friendly event. More

    January 29th

    Members-Only Meet & Greet With Charles E. Bethea

    01/29 6:00 p.m.

    Get to know CHM director of curatorial affairs Charles E. Bethea, one of our newest staff members, in a casual interview with vice president of interpretation and education John Russick. More
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    Recipe for a Modern Kitchen

    Posted under Exhibitions by Olivia Mahoney

    Streamlined design found a welcome home in American kitchens. In the mid-1930s, as the economy began to improve, consumers looked to update their homes. Then as now, most people began with their kitchens, and Chicago supplied the market with a multitude of streamlined products. At the top of the list stood a group of Sunbeam More

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