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Devil in the White City

Larsen, Erik. The Devil in the White City: Murder, Magic, and Madness at the Fair that Changed America. New York: Vintage, 2004.

In February 1890, Chicago won Congress’s approval, over all other US cities, to host the 1893 World’s Fair. 613 more words

Chicago’s Congress Hotel – Marvelous Photographs

Friedman Fine Art presents remarkable contemporary and historical photographs taken by Chicago photographers. The Congress Hotel is a historic Chicago hotel on Michigan Avenue, which was originally built to accommodate visitors to the… 181 more words

Vintage Chicago Photographs