OTL #610: Ogden’s vision for Chicago, The Battle of Lincoln Park, The Secret History of Mugicians

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Craig Pfannkuche and Mike Stephen look at an original 1850s deed signed by Chicago’s first mayor, William Butler Ogden.

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It’s a historic day for Mike Stephen as he chats with Craig Pfannkuche of the Chicago and North Western Historical Society about the ambitions of Chicago’s first mayor, author Daniel Kay Hertz about his book The Battle of Lincoln Park, and pays a visit to Steve Krakow (aka Plastic Crimewave) to learn about the Secret History of prog-rockers Mugicians. Local music this week is powered by Aurora L’Orealis.

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