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Saturday

SOLD OUT! Art Deco Cemetery Tour

10/20 1:00 p.m.

On this walking tour with historian and cemetery expert Al Walavich, visit the more contemporary sections of Bohemian National Cemetery to see how unexpected styles such as Art Deco and mid-century modernism were used to commemorate and mourn the dead. More

Saturday

Glitterati on the Gold Coast Walking Tour

10/20 10:00 am.-12:00 p.m.

Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Lace up your shoes and discover them on foot. More

Saturday

Historic Old Town Walking Tour

10/20 10:00 am.-12:00 p.m.

Chicago is a city of neighborhoods. Lace up your shoes and discover them on foot. More
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August
29

Money Talks

Posted under Collections by Guest author

This summer, CHM collections intern Brittany Boettcher worked with senior collections manager Britta Keller Arendt to inventory items in our Decorative and Industrial Arts collection. In this blog post, Boettcher highlights some Civil War artifacts and explains how differences between Confederate bills answered the questions she had about where and when they were printed. CHM More

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