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Water, Water Everywhere

07/26 10:00 a.m.

These walking tours highlight the iconic venues and features that make Chicago history both fun and unique. More


Boat Tour: Chicago Along The River

07/28 3:00 p.m.

Learn about the growth and transformation of the city’s skyline on this leisurely river cruise. More
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Excommunicated from the Union

Posted under Blog by Gary T. Johnson

William B. Kurtz, Excommunicated from the Union: How the Civil War Created a Separate Catholic America. New York, Fordham University Press (2015). For students of Catholics in America and of immigration, this is an essential study of identity and historical memory in the context of nativism and anti-Catholicism. For readers interested in the Civil War, More

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