The Wacker Manual

November 11, 2009

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Wacker's Manual of the Plan of Chicago: Municipal Economy, written in 1911, taught the city's eighth grade students about the 1909 Plan of Chicago. Jean Linsner shares highlights from this text book, and offers a glimpse at how today's students and teachers take up the challenges set forth in the Manual.

Jean Linsner is the Vice President of Youth Education at the Chicago Architecture Foundation.

 

Recorded Wednesday, November 11, 2009 at Chicago Architecture Foundation.