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Exhibitions

the living dead exhibit “The Living Dead: The Radium Dial Painters of Ottata Illinois and Their Impact on Workplace Safety”

by Mary Kate Baughman
Junior Division – Individual Exhibition

“The Living Dead” Summary Statement

“The Living Dead” Annotated Bibliography

 

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The Living Dead Title The Living Dead Introduction
The Living Dead 1 The Living Dead 2 The Living Dead 3
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The Living Dead 7 The Living Dead 8 The Living Dead 9
The Living Dead 10 The Living Dead 11 The Living Dead 12
The Living Dead Conclusion

 

Documentaries

Check out these NHD-qualified documentaries by CMHEC students.  You will find all the right elements in a quality History Fair project!

Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Florence Kelly: Fight for Children’s Rights.”

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Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Florence Kelly: Fight for Children’s Rights.”

federal art project

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Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Federal Art Project: An Artistic and Political Revolution”

standing up for chicago

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Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Standing Up For Chicago”

frances willard pic

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Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Frances Willard: A Champion for Girls”

Not all projects make it to NHD . . . What’s important is shaping a clear argument and providing strong evidence.

Check out “Ben Reitman and the Hobo College of Chicago,” a documentary that advanced to the Chicago Metro Finals

hobo college documentary

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Read the Annotated Bibliography for “Ben Reitman and the Hobo College of Chicago”

NOTE: These documentaries are samples only and may not be used as secondary or primary sources, or in the production of a student work.

 

Performances

Read the Performance Category Guide and evaluate for yourself.

Click on the images below to view performances:

iq

“IQ: The Test Taken Too Far” by Lina Kapp

memorial day performance

“Memorial Day Tragedy and Triumph of Unions” by Chealsea Farmer

refugio performance

“Refugio Martinez,” Senior Group Performance

stockyards performance

“Stockyards,” Senior Individual Performance

benny goodman pic

“Benny Goodman and Teddy Wilson: Changing the Face of Jazz,” Senior Group Performance

NOTE: These performances are samples only and may not be used as secondary or primary sources, or in the production of a student work.

 

Research Papers

Junior Division Research Paper and Annotated Bibliography

“It all Started in a Supermarket: Women Taking a Stand for Consumer Rights” by Hope Walter
Paper and Annotated Bibliography (PDF)

“How to Take Your Hospital on the Road: The Leadership of Charles Puestow and the 27th Evacuation Hospital Unit” by Ethan Parham
Paper and Annotated Bibliography (PDF)

High School Division Research Paper and Annotated Bibliography

“HUAC and the Stamler-Hall Case,” By Aruj Chaudhry
Paper and Bibliography (PDF)

“Fed by Fear: The FBI’s Crusade Against Fred Hampton and the Black Panthers,” by Sam Bouman
Paper and Bibliography (PDF)

 

Websites

mccormick Robert McCormick: Defining the Rights and Responsibilities of  Freedom on the Press
http://83087191.weebly.com/
mujeres Mujeres Latinas En Accion http://41215975.nhd.weebly.com
anticommunism Anti-Communism in Illinois: The Debate Between Freedom and Security http://76163867.nhd.weebly.com
website pic elliot ness Keeping Chicago Dry: Eliot Ness and the Untouchables http://keepingchicagodry.weebly.com
daley Richard J. Daley: Urban Diplomat? http://98739189.nhd.weebly.com
dnc Turmoil on the City Streets: The Democratic National Convention of 1968 http://31160153.nhd.weebly.com
waukegan ROTC in Waukegan High School: http://86774570.weebly.com/
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