Chicago History Minute

In January of 1982, Mayor Jane Byrne passes legislation freezing the exchange of any handguns in the city of Chicago from that date forward –the first city in American to do so.
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Lectures and Seminars

UHS

Urban History Seminars

Select Thursdays

Reception at 5:45 p.m., Dinner at 6:15 p.m., Program at 7:00 p.m.
Reservations required.

Each seminar features a scholarly presentation and a lively discussion.

Chicago’s Conscience: Edward Marciniak and the Daley Years

Thursday, January 15

Charles Shanabruch, St. Xavier University

Cost: $25, includes dinner and parking

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Navigating the Steel Barrio: The Making of Mexican South Chicago

Thursday, February 19

Andrew Dribin, University of Illinois at Chicago

Cost: $25, includes dinner and parking

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A City for Children: Lessons Learned about Race, Childhood, and the Charitable Landscapes of Oakland

Thursday, March 12

Marta Gutman, City College of New York

Cost: $25, includes dinner and parking

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