The Newberry Library
$22,000
Chicago, Illinois
2017

To support a series of three public programs that showcase aspects of Chicago art and design history that are also well-represented by the library’s collections. Each program consists of dialogue between experts and is followed by an open discussion. The three programs include “History of the American Postcard,” “Clubs and small arts organizations in Chicago from the 1890s to 1920s,” and “History of typography and book design in Chicago.”