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Women of the South Side Exhibition

Mar. 20 - 30, 2018

South Shore Branch Library, 2505 E 73rd St.

In honor of Women’s History Month, stop by this one-of-a-kind celebration of Chicago’s South Side women through their own home movies, featuring selections from SSHMP’s collections of four local families who documented their lives and adventures on film

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Jean Patton Collection | Easter, 1955; Christmas celebration and a trip to Washington, DC, 1968

Lynette Frazier Collection | Visit to the World’s Fair in New York, 1964; graduation from DePaul University, 1960s

George Reed Sr. Collection | Selina Reed’s annual picnic for Howard University alumna at Argonne Laboratories, 1950s

Ellis McClelland Collection | Lelia McClelland and family picnicking in Jackson Park and 33rd Street Beach, 1940s