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Educator Seminar—Chicago: Her Story

Saturday, March 21 – On-site session: $25 Saturday, March 28 – Trolley tour: $40 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Discover how women shaped the Chicago we know today. This seminar include a presentation, gallery activities, primary source analysis, and instructional materials for your classroom. The series wraps up with an optional trolley tour led by CHM educator More

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Educator Seminar—Chicago: Her Story

Saturdays, March 7 and 21, 2020 – On-site sessions: $25 each Saturday, March 28, 2020 – Trolley tour: $40 Register for all three for $80 9:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m. Discover how women shaped the Chicago we know today. The two on-site sessions include a presentation, gallery activities, primary source analysis, and instructional materials for your classroom. For More

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Minibus Tour—Chicago: Her Story

Discover how women shaped the Chicago we know today. Designed for educators, CHM educator Megan Clark, leads a minibus tour that explores how four Chicago women—an activist, a philanthropist, an anarchist, and a reformer—agitated positive change in the lives of other women and children through very different approaches. Tour participants are invited to register a More

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Philanthropist, Organizer, Agitator

CHM curatorial intern Brigid Kennedy recounts the extraordinary life of Mary Livermore. This blog post is the first of a series in which we share the stories of local women who made history in anticipation of an exhibition about Chicago women and the vote. Mary Livermore dedicated her life to abolition, temperance, women’s suffrage, and More

Chicago History Museum Sharing Chicago's Stories
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