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  1. "Bouts in Ring," Chicago Stadium

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    Chicago Golden Gloves news film clip "Bouts in Ring," Chicago Stadium, February 26, 1953. Chicago History Museum, gift of WGN.

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    • 2009 Chinese New Year Parade in Chicago

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      Images from the 2009 Chinese New Year parade heading north along Wentworth Avenue thru the heart of Chinatown, Videography by John Paterson, Exhibit Media, Inc., Chicago

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      • A. Finkl and Sons Foundry

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        Founded in 1879, Finkl & Sons Company is still a specialty steel maker. The company processes over 100,000 tons of steel each year and distributes to over 18 countries worldwide.

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        • Catholic Chicago - Growing Up Catholic

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          Catholics share their memories of growing up in Chicago. Common themes emerge, including family traditions, the lasting impact of Catholic schools, and the rite of passage that is Confirmation.

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          • Catholic Chicago - Parish Life

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            Chicago Catholics from a variety of backgrounds describe important facets of parish life, including community, identity, service, and celebrations.

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            • Catholic Chicago - School

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              Featuring interviews with Chicagoans, this video explores the experience of growing up Catholic, with a focus on memories of Chicago Catholic schools.

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              • Cesáreo Moreno on Benito Juarez and the Making of Modern Mexico

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                Cesáreo Moreno of the National Museum of Mexican Art and Co-Curator of Benito Juárez and the Making of Modern Mexico discusses the exhibition, on display through April 12, 2010.

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                • Chicago History Museum Lowrider

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                  The Chicago History Museum, in its new lobby, features a 1978 Chevy Monte Carlo lowrider created by the Amistad Car Club of Cicero, Illinois. The Museum commissioned this video about the creation…

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                  • Chic Chicago

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                    Costume Curator, Timothy Long provides a glimpse of the Chic Chicago exhibition at the Chicago History Museum.

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                    • Chic Chicago Behind the Scenes

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                      In this video, members of the Chic Chicago exhibition team show how we work on different aspects of preparing the show. You get a taste of everything the curators role, graphic and exhibition design,…

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                      • Dim Sum in Chicago's Chinatown

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                        Watch the kitchen professionals prepare and serve Dim Sum at the Phoenix Restaurant in Chicago's Chinatown. This video was shot for the My Chinatown project at the Chicago History Museum. Videography…

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                        • Encyclopedia of Chicago Tutorial #1

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                          Hope you enjoy our first guided tour of the online Encyclopedia of Chicago. We’ll be posting additional tours soon. In the meantime, please let us know what you think — about the Encyclopedia,…

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