An overview of the Driehaus Museum in Chicago--a historical gem worth a visit.
A list of US history photographs for sale on Etsy by travel blogger and historian Roaming Historian.
Recently, I was in Chicago for the American Historical Association’s Annual Meeting. As it does every time, Chicago tantalized me with its tasty food spots, wonderful cultural venues, and splendid shopping. During the Industrial Revolution, Chicago’s access to shipping and railroad routes gave it a prime location to be part of the nation’s growing industrial… Continue reading Fun Things to Do in Chicago…and Where to Eat
Chicago has been on my mind lately. In March, we roamed off to Phoenix, Arizona where we saw the Chicago Cubs play baseball and it got me thinking about taking a trip back to Chi-town. Known also as the “Second City” or the “Windy City,” Chicago is an all-around great town. There is much to… Continue reading My Top Five Things to Do in Chicago
There are plenty of amazing places to visit in Chicago. As you have seen from my first two days in the city (Day One and Day Two), Chicago tourism is thriving. On my last and final day in a perfect trip to Chicago, I like to explore the architecture of the city one last time,… Continue reading Three Perfect Days in Chicago—Day Three