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Chicago Special Olympics visual materials

Black-and-white photographic prints and color photographic copies documenting activities of the Special Olympics in Chicago, primarily in the 1980s, including images of basketball, tee-ball, bowling, gymnastics, swimming, and track and field events at Grant Park and other Chicago parks, as well a...

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Fellowship House photograph collection, ca. 1880-1960, bulk 1920-1939.

Photographs relating to Fellowship House, a Chicago settlement house located at 831 W. 33rd Place. Includes card photograph portraits, snapshots of group activities, exterior views of the structure and an unidentified street scene. Richard J. Daley as mayor is shown with a group at reopening cere...

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Infant Welfare Society of Chicago collection of visual materials

Collection of views of activities of Chicago's IWS, a social service organization which resulted from a merger of the Milk Commission of Chicago and the Children's Hospital Society. Includes scenes at IWS stations with mothers and children being examined by health care staff. Photoprints and lant...

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Scrapbooks about the death of Christina Marie Vitacco

Scrapbooks (2) containing sympathy letters and cards to the Vitacco family after the death of their daughter, Christina Marie Vitacco (born March 12, 1945), in the fire at Our Lady of the Angels School on December 1, 1958. Includes expressions of sympathy from people throughout the country, inclu...

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