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Immigration in Chicago: A History

In order to truly understand where we are today, we need to know more about our past.

And to help us, we've enlisted acclaimed historian and Columbia College professor Dominick Pacyga.

Few know more about the history of immigrants in Chicago than he does, so we asked him to take us on a little tour recently.

He says few cities have been shaped by immigrants as much as this one.

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