Chicago Stories

A City of Have and Have Nots

Clip: 10/09/2020 | 6m 43s Video has closed captioning.

In 19th century Chicago, immigrants like Catherine O’Leary lived at the city’s margins, sometimes in shanties. Meanwhile, the city’s “Prairie Aristocracy” ruled the city while living opulent lives.

Aired: 10/09/20

Rating: NR

Problems Playing Video? | Closed Captioning