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Urban History Seminar

CANCELED. Virtual Urban History Seminar

Thursday, January 13

This event is canceled as our speaker is unable to make his presentation. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused. 

The Urban History Seminar series feature a scholarly presentation followed by lively discussion. Author Patrick T. Reardon presents “Reporting the Loop: Taking the ‘L’ from Newspapering to History-writing.”

The Zoom session will open at 6:45 p.m. with the program starting at 7:00 p.m. and concluding by 8:15 p.m. RSVP is required.  

This session is free of charge; we would greatly appreciate a donation to the Museum in any amount. A Zoom link will be provided after registration.  

The Urban History Seminars have been generously underwritten by the Chicago History Museum since 1983.

Patrick T. Reardon
CTA elevated train in the Loop, Chicago, April, 12, 1993. ST-30002527-0143, Chicago Sun-Times collection, CHM
Elevated track and train in Chicago's Loop, looking east on Van Buren Street from Wabash Avenue, Chicago, 1897. CHM, ICHi-025312; Mellen Photo Company, photographer

The Details



13 th

7:00–8:15 p.m.  

Event Location


Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago's Stories