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The Score is partners with CBS 2 TV and WBBM 780, and they give you the best Chicago has to offer.Lincoln was nominated in Chicago for US President at the 1860 Republican National Convention.He defeated Douglas in the general election, and this set the stage for the American Civil War.Within seven years it grew to more than 4,000 people. The City of Chicago was incorporated on Saturday, March 4, 1837, and for several decades was the world's fastest-growing city.
On June 15, 1835, the first public land sales began with Edmund Dick Taylor as U. the city became an important transportation hub between the eastern and western United States.
It reversed the flow of the Chicago River so that the water flowed away from Lake Michigan rather than into it.