• Collection ID Calendars composite collection
  • Title Calendars collection (Chicago History Museum, Research Center) [graphic].
  • Dates [ca. 1867-ongoing]
  • Physical description ca. 400 photomechanical prints : col. ; 20 x 24 in. and smaller.
  • Collection arrangement Organized by size and by date.
  • Access and usage restrictions Advance request may be needed in order to consult this material because of its storage situation.
  • Collection summary Collection includes commercially published calendars, primarily from 1867 to present, that advertise Chicago-area businesses and organizations, including Carson Pirie Scott, Chicago & Northwestern Railway Company, the Chicago Reader, Aetna Insurance Company, the Chicago Cubs, the Chicago White Sox, etc.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Other calendars may be found in the Broadsides collection (Chicago History Museum, Research Center) and cataloged individually in the library.
  • Acquisition information Acquired by gift and purchase from various sources.
  • Names
    • Aetna Casualty & Surety Company
    • Carson Pirie Scott
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
    • Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
    • Aetna Casualty & Surety Company
    • Carson Pirie Scott
    • Chicago and North Western Railway Company.
    • Chicago Cubs (Baseball team)
    • Chicago White Sox (Baseball team)
  • Uniform Title Chicago reader.
  • Geographic coverage Chicago (Ill.) Commerce.
  • Genre
    • Advertisements. gmgpc
    • Calendars. gmgpc
  • Uniform title Chicago reader.
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.