• Collection ID 1989.0283
  • Creator Names Chas. A. Stevens & Company (Chicago, Ill.)
  • Title Charles A. Stevens and Company photograph collection [graphic].
  • Dates 1905-1979.
  • Physical description
    • 5 boxes of photographic prints and albums.
    • 3 boxes of color photographic prints.
    • 1 folder of non-graphic material.
  • Collection arrangement Organization: Series 1. Black & white photographs; Series 2. Color photographs; Series 3. Oversize photoprints; Series 4. Black & white photonegatives; Series 6. Color photoprints.
  • Access and usage restrictions Advance appointment required to view color material in cold storage.
  • Collection summary Primarily photographs of merchandise displays from the files of Stevens women's apparel store located at 25 North State Street in Chicago's Loop commercial district.
  • Location of Other Archival Materials Note Related materials at Chicago History Museum, Research Center, include the Chas. A. Stevens & Bros. photograph collection (2002.0225); the Chas. A. Stevens store records, part 1; the Chas. A. Stevens store records, part 2; and the Ernest J. Stevens papers.
  • Biographical or Historical Note Charles A. Stevens and Company ceased operation in 1989.
  • Acquisition information Gift of Charles A. Stevens and Company, 1989 (1989.0283.1).
  • Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Credit photographer(s).
  • Names
    • Chas. A. Stevens & Company (Chicago, Ill.) Photographs.
    • 25 North State Street (Chicago, Ill.) Photographs.
  • Subjects
    • Clothing stores Illinois Chicago 1910-1979. lctgm
    • Commercial facilities Illinois Chicago 1910-1979. lctgm
    • Window displays Illinois Chicago 1910-1979. lctgm
    • Women Clothing & dress Illinois Chicago 1910-1979.
  • Geographic coverage
    • Chicago (Ill.) Commerce 1910-1979.
    • State Street (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1979.
    • Loop (Chicago, Ill.) 1910-1979.
  • Genre
    • Albums. gmgpc
    • Photographic prints. gmgpc
    • Photographic prints Color. gmgpc
  • Geographic name United States Illinois Cook County Chicago.