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Chicago"s museums are in trouble.

Chicago"s museums are in trouble.

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Published in [Chicago .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Illinois,
  • Chicago
    • Subjects:
    • Museums -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Finance.

    • Edition Notes

      ContributionsArt Institute of Chicago.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsAM13.C5 C5
      The Physical Object
      Pagination28 p.
      Number of Pages28
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5133539M
      LC Control Number74289060

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      Books and Other Publications. The Chicago History Museum’s holdings of books and other published materials include both primary and secondary sources that document the city of Chicago, its people, its culture, and its industry. In addition to books, periodicals, and newspapers, the published materials holdings include: Theater programs. The Chicago History Museum is a classic wedding destination in the heart of Chicago's Lincoln Park neighborhood. With breathtaking views and beautiful Georgian-style architecture, our Chicago Room is the perfect setting for your unforgettable moment.5/5().

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