Sunday, August 9, 2020



Dangers of Rising Lake Level Explored in New “High Water and Hell” Exhibit at Edgewater History Museum

Edgewater Historical Society

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A new exhibit at the Edgewater History Museum – “High Water and Hell: Rise in Lake Level Puts Chicago on Edge” – examines how the previous record high lake levels in the late 1980s severely battered the City and caused extensive damage to Chicago’s lakefront communities. 

Civil War Letters Presentation

Illinois State Military Museum

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Mark Flotow will give a presentation about Illinois Civil War soldiers' descriptions of combat, from guerrilla warfare to large-scale battles, through their personal letters. 

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