Girl Reporter: Tracing the Role of Women at the Chicago Tribune

Please note, this event has expired.

Presented by Cantigny Park at Cantigny Park, Wheaton IL

Mar 25
Girl Reporter: Tracing the Role of Women at the Chicago Tribune

McCormick House docent Laurie Russell examines the groundbreaking use of women reporters, editors and columnists at the Chicago Tribune beginning with World War I.

Robert McCormick’s innovations in publishing are well known. This presentation, by McCormick House docent Laurie Russell, examines McCormick’s groundbreaking use of women reporters, editors and columnists at the Chicago Tribune beginning with World War I. He also capitalized on the changing role of women after the Great War by appealing directly to their tastes and interests. This program in McCormick House’s Freedom Hall is suited for ages 14 and up. There is no cost to attend but advance

View more

ADMISSION INFO

Free program, parking $5.

    Official Website

LOCATION

Cantigny Park

1s151 Winfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60189

Google Map of 1s151 Winfield Road, Wheaton, IL 60189

See what's near this venue

PARKING INFO

Cantigny’s regular daily parking fee is $5 per car. Parking is free on the first Wednesday of every month. On Saturdays and Sundays, May through September, parking is $10. The $10 rate also applies on Memorial Day, July 4th and Labor Day. Parking is free at all times for Cantigny Park members, Honor Club members, and those attending ticketed events or other fee-based programs.

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Audio Description
    • Info
    • Wheelchair Access

CONNECT WITH Cantigny Park

    Email
/
    Website
/
    Facebook
/
    Twitter
/

Visitor Information

Support the Arts in DuPage!

Arts DuPage, an initiative of the DuPage Foundation, seeks to promote engagement and investment in the arts in the DuPage region. Please help us in this important work by clicking the button below and making a donation today. Thank you for your support!

 

DONATE TODAY

Artsopolis Network Members: Akron OH | Austin TX | Birmingham AL | Boston MA | Cape Cod MA | Cincinnati OH | Cleveland OH | Colorado Springs CO | Columbia SC | DuPage County IL | Essex County MA | Flagstaff AZ | Flint MI | Fort Lauderdale FL | Indianapolis IN | Kalamazoo MI | Kansas City MO | Macon GA | Main Line Area PA | Marin County CA | Marquette County MI | Mendocino County CA | Middlesex County NJ | Milwaukee WI | Montgomery County MD | Napa Valley CA | Nashville TN | Orange County CA | Orlando FL | Panama City FL | Pittsburgh PA | Providence RI | Quito, Ecuador | Richardson TX | Rock Island IL | Sacramento CA | San Antonio TX | St. Cloud MN | St. Croix Valley MN/WI | St. Johns County FL | Stillwater MN | Tallahassee FL | Tampa Bay FL | Utah | Ventura CA | York County PA