The theme for the 2013 History Fair is “Turning Points in History”. Use the following links and databases to help you find information and resources to support your topic.
Read an essay about the 2013 theme:

View a long list of possible Chicago-related topics: (make sure you scroll down)
Use this History Fair Topic Selection Sheet to help you decide whether or not you have chosen a “do-able” topic:
Chicago Metro History Education Center’s list of recommended online sources:
Chicago History resources from the Chicago Public Library:

CPS databases that support history fair topics (links can be found on the online databases page):
ABC-CLIOEncyclopedia of Chicago
Gale databases
Library of Congress