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Happy 180th Birthday, Chicago!

Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 3/4/2017
Start Time: 1:00 PM
End Time: 2:00 PM
Description:
 From frontier outpost in 1837 to world-class city today, Chicago has undergone many dramatic changes. Emerging as the railroad hub of the North America Continent and rising from the ashes of the Great Chicago Fire in 1871 Chicago became the headquarter for the temperance movement and much more. Learn the fascinating story of Chicago’s resilience and strength from Historian Dave Clark. REGISTER
Library: Cook Park Library    map
Location: Meeting Room
Other Information:
 David Clark is an award-winning author of three books and dozens of magazine and journal articles focusing on historic subjects. His book Route 66 in Chicago won first place in the Illinois Women’s Press Association communications contest. Doing business as Windy City Road Warrior, David offers PowerPoint presentations on a variety of historical subjects, and he is a tour guide offering walking tours in the Chicago Loop featuring Chicago’s architecture, history, and transportation.
Presenter: Historian Dave Clark
Status: Closed
Please Note
  • Attendee MUST give 24 HOUR cancellation notice. This allows time to notify others on the waiting list.