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  • Compare And Contrast Chicago And Paris Essay

    Paris, France, or Chicago, Illinois. Paris, France is an elegant, historic city where I would be able to learn about local sites. I would leave for…

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  • Ferris Bueller's Day Off Analysis

    archetype as Ferris’s best friend, is initially introduced to the viewer as a depressed, self-pitying teenager with little ambition. However, Ferris coerces him to go on an adventure through the city of Chicago. Their adventure brings joy to Cameron, as he laughs and enjoys himself at various Chicago landmarks, such as Wrigley Field. As he goes along with Ferris on their adventure, Cameron slowly realizes that there are wonderful things to be done in life. The progression of Cameron’s demeanor…

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  • Analysis Of The Devil In The White City By Erik Larson

    accomplished writer. The Devil in the White City simultaneously tells the stories of the architects who designed the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago, and a serial killer who took advantage of the World Fair to kill several unsuspecting tourists. Larson contrasts the brilliance of the fair’s…

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  • Devil In The White City

    late 19th century in Chicago, Illinois. The United States decided to host the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition, also known as the World’s Fair, in honor of the 400th anniversary of Christopher Columbus’ voyage to the new world. St. Louis, New York, Washington DC, and Chicago all submitted bids to be the host city for the fair. By popular vote, Chicago was chosen to host the 1983 World’s Fair that was set to take place from May 1, 1893 to October 30, 1893. The city of Chicago was thrilled and…

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  • Burnham Proposal

    The Burnham Plan of Chicago, a bold plan for the Chicago metropolitan region, was established by Daniel Burnham, Edward Bennett and the Commercial Club of Chicago in 1909. Chicago was struggling with growing as a mature economy center in the United States with its old-fashioned and irrational city plan. Thanks to the Burnham Plan of 1909, one the most iconic city plan in the world, effectively improves the layout and the overall functions of Chicago. Not only benefited businesses, government,…

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  • Navy Pier: A Visual Analysis

    now stands as enormous developments, shown through amazing technological advancements and the brilliant minds of urban planners, architects, engineers and more. An excellent example of a majorly developed city is Chicago, Illinois. Rent Café had published an article about the changes Chicago has gone through in a series of photos, illustrating in an excellent way the development the city has gone through. One of the first few photos within this article is a comparison of Navy Pier. The photos…

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  • Descriptive Essay: The Beauty Of Chicago

    The Beauty of Chicago After a difficult week of school or work, ends with an award: the weekend. A maximum of two days to do anything our heart desires. These two days gives us a chance to check off items on our bucket lists. For young teens and adults, the city of Chicago has been a popular area to inhabit. Exploring the city is beneficial because it provides many areas to tour such as parks, zoos, restaurants, beaches, and many more activity-filled areas. Walking around Chicago can still…

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  • High School Meeting Narrative

    summer while at band practice his band director announced where the band would be going for their spring trip in April. The destination was set for Chicago Illinois and so John and his sister where super excited because that was where they where born. Fueled with this information they soon arrived home to tell their mom that they would be going to Chicago for their final band trip. After explaining what…

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  • How Did Jane Addams Contribute To Social Reform

    Hull-House opened a boarding home for girls. Many of the neighbors came to the center for weekly baths. Even though Hull- House is closed in 2012 the Hall exists today as a social service agency, with locations around the city of Chicago. The University of Illinois at Chicago has preserved a small part of the buildings as a museum, after the University razed many of the original buildings of…

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  • Daniel Burnham

    Daniel Burnham and his then partner, John Root, are the leading architects whom would build the fair and consequently, giving Chicago a more positive global reputation, since it was known for being and still is, a city of filth, and of crimes. Burnham is faced with many obstacles, even before construction began such as the committee of the World Fair not deciding on a location for…

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