Join us for our monthly documentary series. Films are screened on select Sundays and begin at 1:30 p.m.
Location: Films are shown in the Rubloff Auditorium.
Free for members; Free with Museum admission for nonmembers.
The Last Pullman Car
Sunday, May 19, 1:30 p.m.
George Pullman’s vast railroad empire began in 1864. By 1981, Pullman workers were fighting for both their jobs and the future of the American rail car industry. A century of government, union, and corporate policies are traced in this film. In collaboration with Kartemquin Films.
Sunday, June 16, 1:30 p.m.
A Q&A with filmmaker Patrick McBriarty immediately follows the film. 60 minutes.
Make No Little Plans: Daniel Burnham & The American City
Sunday, July 7, 1:30 p.m.
They Never Walked Alone
Sunday, August 4, 1:30 p.m.
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Sign Language Interpretation:
The Chicago History Museum is happy to offer sign language interpretation at any of its public programs. Please contact the Public Programs Manager, at least 2 weeks prior to the day of the event in order to accommodate this request 312.642.4600