Chicago History Minute

On November 28, 1895, the first road race in America is staged. The winner of the 54 mile race from Chicago to Evanston and back fetched a $5,000 purse. > Learn more

 
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Annual Support

Join our effort to preserve, investigate, and interpret Chicago and American history with a donation to the Annual Fund.

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Gifts in Honor or in Memory

Celebrate family and friends with a gift to the Museum for a special occasion or holiday.

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Matching Gifts

Multiply the value of your gift through the matching gift program.

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Planned Gifts

Make a gift to the Museum while furthering your own personal and financial objectives.

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