Chicago, Movies, a Pandemic, and a World's Fair: A Virtual Tour
Time and Location
In the first half of this virtual tour, hear about the 1918 flu pandemic's effect on Chicago movie houses and what the owners did to survive. In the second half, walk the trails of Northerly Island as you discover how this man-made peninsula—along with events that occurred there in 1933—is connected to classic Hollywood.
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Photo: Michigan Avenue looking North, c. 1933, public domain.