March 31, 2009

Friends of Downtown Honors Driehaus Museum with Award for Best New Cultural Institution

The Driehaus Museum has been named Chicago’s Best New Cultural Institution at the 2009 Friends of Downtown Awards. Read more

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The History of the Samuel M. Nickerson Mansion

In 1879, Chicago banker Samuel Mayo Nickerson commissioned a new house from the architectural firm of Burling and Whitehouse of Chicago. Read more