In 2018, the Chicago History Museum acquired a Chicago Sun-Times photography collection of more than five million images spanning over 75 years of Chicago history. While a portion of the collection can be viewed and searched on this site, the full digital collection of over 2 million images can be accessed via the collection inventories on Airtable - learn more here.
EXPLORE THE COLLECTION
KENT STATE AFTERMATH
VISIT THE EXHIBITION
Featuring 150 images from the Chicago History Museum’s Chicago Sun-Times collection, Millions of Moments is a first look at highlights from five million negatives spanning the 1940s to the early 2000s—one of the largest newspaper photograph collections ever acquired by an American museum.