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Leopold and Loeb

Sunday, May 19

On May 21, 1924, a young boy went missing. The next morning, his father received a phone call informing him that his son had been beaten to death. This gruesome, senseless act stained Chicago’s history and still leaves many baffled. Tour the Kenwood neighborhood with author and historian Paul Durica, visiting the scene of the crime and other sites connected to the murder of Bobby Franks.

$25, $20 members

Meet at Forty-Ninth Street and Ellis Avenue. Walking tour runs about 90 min. 

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19 th

2:00 p.m.



$ 20

$15 Members

Event Location

Meet at Forty-Ninth Street and Ellis Avenue

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