July 2022 Newsletter

Was Humboldt Park’s Pioneer Trust & Savings Bank Built to Last? A Documentary by Rob Reid and The Humboldt Park Moon

"Was Humboldt Park’s Pioneer Trust & Savings Bank Built to Last? "This is the story of Humboldt Park’s Pioneer Trust & Savings Bank building. Constructed...

“Early Chicago Skyscrapers” for UNESCO World Heritage Site Designation by AIA Chicago and Preservation Chicago

There is strong support to designate “Early Chicago Skyscrapers” as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. A UNESCO World Heritage Site designation would further recognize...

The US Government Wants to Destroy These Towers, A documentary by The B1M

"These historic towers in Chicago are at risk, but not because there’s a shiny new development coming along that wants their site. The US...

Frank Lloyd Wright Building Conservancy presents “The Progressive City” 2022 Annual Conference October 19 to October 23, 2022

"The Progressive City is the Conservancy’s third Chicago conference, the first there in fifteen years. Chicago around 1900 was a laboratory of progressive reforms...

Driehaus Museum presents “A Tale of Today: Theodora Allen Saturnine” Extended to August 7, 2022

"The exhibition marks the latest iteration of the Museum’s newest initiative: A Tale of Today, which features work by leading contemporary artists to expand...

Pritzker Military Museum & Library Presents Life Behind the Wire: Prisoners of War Now Open

"Most people aren’t aware of the drastic differences that exist between varying prisoner of war (POW) experiences. The camp and captor greatly determined the...

Edgewater Historical Society presents Neighborhood Walking Tours Summer 2022

"Enjoy views of the historic homes of Edgewater in our own unique outdoor museum. Edgewater has three historic districts designated by the U.S. Department...

Frank Lloyd Wright Trust presents Unity Temple Guided Interior Tours Summer 2022

Unity Temple Guided Interior Tours Unity Temple Audio Self-Guided Tour Unity Temple In-depth Tour Unity Temple represents a defining moment in Frank Lloyd Wright’s early career. Designed...

POTENTIAL WIN: City of Chicago Seek Developers for Central Manufacturing District Warehouses (Chicago 7 2014 and 2020)

Watch Preservation Chicago's Central Manufacturing District-Original East District Walking Tour video recorded September 25th, 2021 Image Credit: Preservation Chicago "The city is reviving a push...

Glessner House Presents Pullman – From Factory Town to National Monument with Bill Tyre August 30, 2022

"In the 1870s, George Pullman, manufacturer of the famous and luxurious Pullman Palace Cars, purchased land along Lake Calumet south of Chicago, to build...