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The Bear’s Den, May 27, 2021

Soldier Field replacement talk or just paying the bills?

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View Of The North Stand, Municipal Grant Park Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, 1925
Soldier Field when new: View of the north stand showing the Field Museum on the left, Municipal Grant Park Stadium, Chicago, Illinois, 1925. Municipal Grant Park Stadium was renamed Soldier Field on 11 November 1925 in honor of US soldiers killed in the First World War. It, and the spaceship that landed on top of it, have been the home of the Chicago Bears since 1971.
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