Culture and the City: Cultural Philanthropy in Chicago from the 1880s to 1917by Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz, Horowitz
In this fascinating account, Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz traces the establishment of several of the great cultural institutions of Chicago--thee Art Institute, the Newberry and John Crerar Libraries, the Field Museum, the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, and the University of Chicago--as well as the motivations of the philanthropists responsible for their beginnings.
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Helen Lefkowitz Horowitz is the Sydenham Clark Parsons Professor of American Studies and History emerita at Smith College.
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