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W.E.B. Du Bois’s Little-Known, Arresting Modernist Data Visualizations of Black Life...

On a recent research visit to the Emily Dickinson museum and archives in Amherst, I chanced upon a most improbable discovery of forgotten,...

What Happened to These World’s Fair Sites?

At one time, the World's Fair conjured up excitement about the future. What would we be doing in a few decades' time? What would...

Chicago’s flag: The history of every star and every stripe

"In its simplicity, the flag is totally immune to going out of style." Tim Samuelson, Chicago's official cultural historiant Chicago flag themed gifts...