The independent Newberry Library has preserved thousands and thousands of records from the Pullman Palace Car Company, which was the catalyst of the nation’s first industry-wide railroad strike, and the formation of the first all-black labor union
A new exhibit at the Newberry Library aims to show World War One through the eyes of people from Chicago.
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From guided tours on a Segway to a self-guided tour on your smartphone, there are plenty of ways to explore museums in the Chicago area. Check out this list of museum tours to find one that’s right for you.
An illustrated study of Chicago’s gang and crime problem in the 1930s.
The Newberry Library is full of stories.