Chicago Essays

Fossil Story

Northeastern Illinois has a great deal of geological history hidden beneath the surface. If you just take a trip to the Larson Quarry or even Pit 11 you can find some interesting rock formations as well as fossils in them. But, if you cannot get to these areas, this paper can tell you what you can find in 5 different locations in Northeastern Illinois. We will be looking at Larson Quarry, Thornton Quarry, Mazon River, Pit 11, and the Glacial…

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Rudolf Dreikurs

Rudolf Dreikurs was born on February 8, 1897 in Austria and died on May 25, 1972. He was living in Chicago at the time of his death. Dreikurs was very societal with his studies, findings, and contributions in psychology until the time of his death. While being educated in psychology, Dreikurs become close to fellow psychologist, Alfred Adler; in fact, after Adler’s death, Dreikurs continued Adler’s lecture tour in Scotland. Dreikurs used a lot of what he learned from Adler…

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Chicago Economic and Industrial Growth

In 1880s, Chicago became US chief lumber-distributing center due to the arrival of train, which transported the goods from west and south Chicago. In 1880 census the city increased 17 fold with a population of more than 500,000 residents in 20 years time. Being a hub of factories and industries, immigrants poured into the bustling city for a better living contributing in its output. The 1870s fire destroyed major part of the city, which was rebuilt by its people making…

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The Father of Chicago Blues

He is known for creating some of the greatest blues songs of all time– “I Can’t Be Satisfied”, “I feel Like Going Home”, and “Hoochie Coochie Man”. His unique and distinctive voice conveyed intense feelings and emotions to audiences all over the globe, while his guitar skills inspired some of rock history’s greatest legends. He was known as Muddy Waters; a man whose raw talent and tenacity led him out of Mississippi, to Chicago, to winning several industry awards, and…

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Bilateral Relations

Saudi-U. S relations always draws attention owing its diversified religious and continental affairs. However, the oil export history and the currency pegging issues are dynamic in understanding these bilateral relations between these countries. The Saudi alliances and the network issues of GCC countries adds much flavor to peep into the relation between Saudi-U. S. In this context the current paper tries to observe the Saudi- U. S bilateral relations on a historical and incidence basis. The research paper intends to…

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The Chicago Blackhawks

When Rocky Wirtz took over the management of the Chicago Blackhawks, he needed to turn things around quickly and implement a competitive strategy. There were many decisions made by his father and the previous management team that were not very well received by the fans. These decisions included: trading popular players and personnel, refusing to televise home games, and making poor coaching hires. These decisions resulted in alienation of fan base, decrease in attendance, and decrease in the value of…

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Cta Passenger

Chicago is a major medical and dental center supported by high-class hospitals and research services offering to its dwellers. Chicago offers life science and biotech entrepreneurs with a balance of capital, community. The local companies are experienced vanguarding the diagnostics, therapeutics, medical equipment, food and environmental biotechnologies, and research and development related activities (World business Chicago, 2005). Transportation Chicago’s boasts a major inland port and the railroad hub of the US, while the O’Hare International Airport is the world’s busiest…

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Us History Ii Blog

A. What reasons do your authors give to explain the historical inaccuracies in the films? Give an example from one of the articles. Many historical films contain inaccuracies or fillers to catch the audience’s attention and make it more interesting to watch. Some films about the past, like Chicago, were inspired by an era and/or events that have occurred at that time, but off skew for entertainment purposes. Right at the beginning of the article the author writes “Chicago is…

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