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ARIZONA

Musical Instrument Museum posted on Jan. 4, 202


California

Alcatraz Island posted on Oct. 11, 2020


Chicago Area

American Writers Museum posted on April 4, 2021

Armenian Genocide Remembrance Day posted on April 25, 2020

Art Institute of Chicago posted on Feb. 23, 2020

Ashurbanipal Library posted on Jul. 22, 2019

Assyrian War Memorial posted on Oct. 13, 2019

Auditorium Theatre posted on Dec. 14, 2019

Baby Face Nelson posted on November 13, 2020

The Block Museum of Art at Northwestern University posted on Mar. 5, 2021

Chicago Public Libraries posted on Oct. 6, 2019

Chicago World Fairs & Chicago Museum Free Days posted on Jan. 26, 2020

Chinese American Museum of Chicago posted on Jul. 10, 2020

Circle Studio, Inc. in Chicago posted on Jan. 2, 2021

Cuneo Mansion posted on Oct. 20, 2019

Dr. Korczak Terrace posted on November 20, 2020

Driehaus Museum in Chicago posted on February 5, 2021

DuSable Museum of African American History posted on Oct. 26, 2019

Ernest Hemingway Birthplace Museum posted on May 15, 2021

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Money Museum posted on Sep. 17, 2019

Field Museum of Natural History posted on Feb. 15, 2019

Frances Willard House Museum and Archives posted on Aug. 21, 2020

Graceland Cemetery in Chicago posted on Mar. 7, 2020

Halim Time and Glass Museum posted on Dec. 12, 2020

Historically Noteworthy Homes in the Chicago Area posted on Mar. 21, 2020

Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center posted on Sep. 26, 2019

International Museum of Surgical Science posted on Nov. 2, 2019

Irish American Heritage Center posted on March 12, 2021

KAM Isaiah Israel in Chicago posted on September 5, 2020

Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago posted on Feb. 1, 2020

National Cambodian Heritage Museum & Killing Fields Memorial posted on Nov. 24, 2019

Newberry Library posted on April 17, 2021

Northwestern’s University and Deering Libraries posted on Jan. 10, 2021

Oak Woods Cemetery in Chicago posted on May 29, 2020

Oriental Institute at the University of Chicago posted on Nov. 28, 2020

Poetry Foundation Library posted on Feb. 13, 2021

Polish Museum of America posted on Dec. 5, 2020

Rolfing Memorial Library posted on Nov. 9, 2019

Rosehill Cemetery in Chicago posted on Nov. 1, 2020

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer in Skokie posted on Dec. 25, 2020

Shure Inc. Archives posted on Mar. 28, 2020

Ten Historically Interesting Sites in Skokie, Illinois posted on Apr. 10, 2021

Terrence J. O’Brien Water Reclamation Plant posted on May 8, 2020

Toby Jug Museum posted on Aug. 27, 2019

Ukrainian National Museum of Chicago posted on July 24, 2020

University of Chicago: Regenstein & Mansueto Libraries posted on Jan. 11, 2020


Egypt

Ancient Near Eastern Motifs posted on Sep. 1, 2019

Egyptian Museum in Cairo posted on Apr. 4, 2020


England

The British Museum posted on Feb. 29, 2020

Greenwich’s Royal Observatory and National Maritime Museum posted on Dec. 19, 2020

Jane Austen’s House posted on May 7, 2021

Keats House posted on May 1, 2021

The Kilns: C.S. Lewis’ Home posted on April 23, 2021

Imperial War Museum posted on November 6, 2020

Stratford-upon-Avon and The Globe Theatre posted on May 1, 2020


Finland

Lenin Museum in Tampere, Finland posted on Jul. 17, 2020

Museokeskus Vapriikki posted on Mar. 20, 2021

Sibelius Museum in Turku, Finland posted on Jun. 11, 2021


GEORGIA

Martin Luther King, Jr.’s Birth Home posted on Jan. 14, 2021

William Breman Jewish Heritage Museum posted on May 24, 2021


Illinois Locations Outside Chicago

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum posted on Oct. 4, 2020

DeKalb, Illinois and Barbed Wire posted on Jun. 27, 2020

John Deere & Company posted on Aug. 11, 2019

Ronald Reagan’s Birthplace & Boyhood Home posted on Aug. 1, 2020

Sheldon Peck Homestead and the Underground Railroad posted on Feb. 8, 2020

State Libraries posted on June 5, 2021

University of Saint Mary of the Lake’s Feehand Memorial Library posted on Aug.t 15, 2020

Zion, Illinois: A City Founded by a Cult posted on Oct. 18, 2020


Indiana

Allen County Public Library posted on Jun. 13, 2020

Indianapolis Motor Speedway Museum posted on May 15, 2020

Marion, Indiana: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly posted on Jan. 30, 2021

State Libraries posted on June 5, 2021


Israel

Church of the Holy Sepulchre posted on Apr. 11, 2020

Church of the Nativity posted on Dec. 28, 2019

Hanukkah in Jerusalem posted on Dec. 21, 2019

The Israel Museum posted on September 27, 2020

The Many Homes of the Dead Sea Scrolls posted on Sep. 20, 2020

Samaritan Museum posted on Dec. 7, 2019

Syriac Orthodox Monastery of Saint Mark in Jerusalem posted on Sep.13, 2020

Yad La-Shiryon: Israel’s Tank Museum posted on Oct. 24, 2020

Yad Vashem and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum posted on Apr. 18, 2020


Jordan

The Many Homes of the Dead Sea Scrolls posted on Sep. 20, 2020


LITHUANIA

Vilna Gaon Museum of Jewish History posted on Jan. 22, 2021


MARYLAND

Jewish Museum of Maryland posted on Mar. 28, 2021


Michigan

The Henry Ford Museum posted on Jun. 5, 2020


Miscellaneous

Coronavirus = Historical Moment posted on Mar. 14, 2020

Library Detective Work posted on Nov. 17, 2019

William Saroyan, Assyrians, and the Joys of Research posted on Feb. 19, 2020


New York City

Ellis Island and the Statue of Liberty posted on Aug. 8, 2020

The Metropolitan Museum of Art posted on Jun. 20, 2020

9/11 Memorial and Museum posted on Sep. 11, 2020


SOUTH CAROLINA

Fort Sumter posted on Feb. 19, 2021


VIRGINIA

Arlington National Cemetery posted on May 24, 2020

Jamestown posted on Nov. 30, 2019


Washington D.C.

National Museum of African American History and Culture posted on Jan. 18, 2020

National Post Museum posted on Feb. 26, 2021

Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History posted on July 3, 2020

Yad Vashem and the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum posted on Apr. 18, 2020


Wisconsin

Civil War Museum of Kenosha, WI posted on Aug. 28, 2020