Author: Derek Potts

Women’s History at DePaul

Women’s achievements in American history can be celebrated while simultaneously highlighting the established gender roles of a particular era.  A newly-acquired book held in DePaul Special Collections and Archives showcases some of women’s groundbreaking successes. After the War: Women in Physics in the United States shares the stories of women who

New Exhibit: Chicago: Urban Artifacts

Memories of Chicago’s past can be linked to its historical materials. Therefore, everyday items found in the city and surrounding areas provide reminders and expressions of people, culture, and lived environments. Collected and in combination, these physical reminders can be used to better understand the complex narrative of Chicago over