EventsCelebrating Chicago Women: Pioneers in Their Field

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Celebrating Chicago Women: Pioneers in Their Field

10:30 AM – 11:30 AM
Harold Washington Library Center

Description

Women's march, circa 1976. Source: Harsh Research Collection, Brenda Eichelberger/National Alliance of Black Feminists Papers












In honor of Women's History Month, stop by Chicago Public Library's Special Collections to view one-of-a-kind artifacts that document the history of Chicago's female leaders. Guests will view archival artifacts and manuscripts from a variety of collections and hear the inspirational histories behind the materials.

Chicago Public Library archivists Sarah and Beth co-host an open house in Harold Washington Library's Special Collections to highlight the story of local pioneers in the Chicago Theater Collection and Vivian G. Harsh Research Collection.

Photo: Women's march, circa 1976. Source: Harsh Research Collection, Brenda Eichelberger/National Alliance of Black Feminists Papers

Program:
Women’s History
Suitable for:
All Ages
Type:
History and Genealogy
Language:
English

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