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An Evening of Intrigue

03/31 6:00–10:00 p.m.

Please join The Guild of the Chicago History Museum at An Evening of Intrigue on Friday, March 31, 2017, featuring former CIA operative Valerie Plame.     More

April 1st

Spies, Traitors, and Saboteurs

04/01 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Earn professional development hours at this two-part educator seminar that examines terror and espionage in America. More

May 13th



From neighborhood walks to river cruises, the Chicago History Museum offers a variety of ways to experience the city’s iconic and unexpected stories. More
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The Illinois Women’s Agenda

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Collections volunteer Robert Blythe details the history and contents of the Illinois Women’s Agenda records in our Research Center. The records of the Illinois Women’s Agenda (IWA) shed light on the many and varied activities that characterized second-wave feminism in America in the 1970s and 1980s. Established in December 1975, the IWA was a coalition More

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