• Collection ID 1983.0228
  • Creator Names Chicago Area Camera Clubs Association.
  • Title Chicagoland-in-pictures slides 1983 donation [graphic].
  • Dates 1961-1983 (bulk 1982-1983).
  • Physical description ca. 127 transparencies : col., slide ; 35 mm.
  • Access and usage restrictions Advance appointment required to view color materials in cold storage.
  • Collection summary Images, mostly made September 1982-March 1983 (but some date as early as 1961), by these photographers: Howard Anderson, Charles Johnson, Jim Lattimer, H. Michgelson, Casey Prunchunas, Robert Reiter, and Jack Schwab. Views include demolition of buildings at Cabrini Green; activities on Calumet harbor; Lithuanian festival activities; Buckingham Fountain Art Fair; the Skyway overpass; the stockyards gate; the Old Scotland Yard Police Station; the Pullman Hospital; the Canal Street Bridge; and the John Hancock Center under construction. Photographs were taken in Chicago and in these suburbs and Illinois towns: Arlington Heights, Deerfield, Fort Sheridan, Lake Forest, Mount Prospect, Oak Lawn, River Grove, Schaumburg, and Wheeling.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related photoprints have been filed into the Chicago History Museum, Research Center's "Image File-Topical" (also known as the master vertical file).
  • Acquisition information These slides and many accompanying photoprints were the gift of the Chicago Area Camera Clubs Association (CACCA) and gift of the individual photographers as part of the Chicagoland-in-Pictures project, an annual competition sponsored by Chicago Historical Society and CACCA since 1948. These images were accepted into the collection during the 1982-1983 competition (1983.0228).
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Credit photographer.
  • Names
    • Buckingham Fountain (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Cabrini-Green Homes (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Chicago Historical Society. Chicagoland in Pictures Project.
    • Chicago Housing Authority Buildings.
    • John Hancock Center (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Pullman Hospital (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Union Stock Yard & Transit Company of Chicago. Buildings.
    • Buckingham Fountain Art Fair (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Anderson, Howard, photographer.
    • Johnson, Charles, photographer.
    • Lattimer, Jim, photographer.
    • Michgelson, H. photographer.
    • Prunchunas, Casey, photographer.
    • Reiter, Robert, photographer.
    • Schwab, Jack, photographer.
    • Chicago Area Camera Clubs Association. Chicagoland in pictures project.
    • Chicago Historical Society. Chicagoland in Pictures Project.
  • Subjects
    • Building construction Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Commercial facilities Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Demolition Illinois Chicago. lctgm.
    • Dwellings Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Lithuanian Americans Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • People Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Streets Illinois Chicago. lctgm
    • Transportation. lctgm
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago Metropolitan Area (Ill.) Buildings, structures, etc.
    • Chicago River (Ill.)
    • Canal Street Bridge (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Calumet Skyway Toll Bridge (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Calumet Harbor (Chicago, Ill.)
    • Chicago (Ill.) 1980-1989.
  • Genre
    • Cityscapes. gmgpc
    • Slides Color. gmgpc.
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.