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Thursday, September 11, 2014

King Tut at the Chicago Field Museum in 1977

Line to see the King Tut exhibit at the Field Museum in 1977

This NPR story on King Tutankhamen's Farewell Tour includes this Charles Knoblock/AP photo taken outside the Field Museum in 1977.

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