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January 24th

Chicago Voices Talk | Classical: Chicago Women in Opera

01/24 7:00 p.m.

Discover the women who forged one of the most notable opera houses in the world. More

January 26th

OUT at CHM | Our Bars: Community, Safety, Violence, Sex, and Activism

01/26 5:30 p.m reception, 6:30 p.m. program

How have bars helped to shape Chicago's LGBT community? More

January 31st

Chicago Voices Talk | Hip-Hop: How the City Inspires the Sound

01/31 7:00 p.m.

Dive into the world of Chicago hip-hop. More
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What’s Glove Got to Do with It?

Posted under Collections by Esther D. Wang

When you work at a museum, you wear specific gloves when handling certain artifacts, most of the time. Researchers and visitors often ask us why, so here’s a bit more about why we love our gloves. Just a portion of the glove supply in the Collections office. All images by Esther Wang At the Chicago More

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