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America on the Move
Collection Exhibition Themes

Featured Stories
Chicago, the Transit Metropolis
Chicago, the Transit Metropolis
Communities
Curated by:
Bonnie Lilienfeld



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Explore the role of public transportation in Chicago, from the 1890s through the 1950s.
Container Back Story
Container Back Story
Making the Exhibition
Curated by:
Paula Johnson



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When the America on the Move team began exploring the universe of stories that could be told in the exhibition, one that kept surfacing was containerization. Here is a behind-the-scenes look at how the container in the exhibition came to be.
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