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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


    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

    February 25th

    Community Conversations: Reflections on Activism

    02/25 6:00 p.m.

    Inspired by American Medina: Stories of Muslim Chicago, this series moderated by Radio Islam host Tariq El-Amin gathers local experts to discuss topics rooted in the history, politics, and civic life of Chicago Muslims. More
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      “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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