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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.
Exhibiting Transportation at the Smithsonian
Exhibiting Transportation at the Smithsonian
Arts and Leisure
Curated by:
Steven Lubar



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The Smithsonian began collecting artifacts of transportation history in the 1880s, and has continued to do so ever since. Transportation has played a special role in the Smithsonian’s technological collections ...
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