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Trolley Tour: Radicalism and Reaction

Saturday, September 30 — Saturday, September 30

Explore places significant to twentieth-century Chicago radicals with CHM historian Peter T. Alter. Authorities often focused their surveillance energy on the city’s political and labor activists during the Red Scares following World War I and II. As you travel the city by trolley, discover where, how, and why these radicals clashed with law enforcement.

$40, $30 members

Tour runs about 3 hours. Meet at the Chicago History Museum.

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30 th

1:00 p.m.



$ 40

$30 Members

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Chicago History Museum

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