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On October 23, Senator Stephen A. Douglas condemned the Chicago City Council resolution that had instructed city police to refuse compliance with the Fugitive Slave Act.
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Throwback Thursday Thursday, October 23, 7:00–10:00 p.m. Inspired by The 1968 Exhibit, we’re turning back the clock at this swingin’ evening event. Grab your glad rags and join us for a night filled with 1968-themed performances and activities. Tour the exhibition and celebrate the ’60s in style with retro cocktails, snacks, and live music featuring the Beatles tribute band American English.
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