Chicago
Symbol of the Possible


BROADCAST DATE: TUESDAY, APRIL 23, 1996

Urban historian Lewis Mumford once stated that cities were “symbols of the possible.” As Urban areas rose, collapsed, and were reborn, exciting prospects for living, work, and culture unfolded. This electronic field trip, from the Jane Addams’ Hull-House Museum in Chicago, IL, focuses on the forces that influence the process of urbanization.