14. Picture Postcards
The United States Post Office Department produced its first picture postcards in Chicago.
15. Electric dishwasher
The dishwasher was introduced at the Chicago World’s Fair in 1893. But it wasn’t until the 1960s that Americans started trusting the strange contraptions enough to put them in their kitchens.
The magical and everlasting Twinkie was created in Chicago’s Schiller Park.
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