1 to of 4 Archival Collections shown

DuPage Textile Arts Guild Records

The DuPage Textile Arts Guild was founded in 1972 to foster development in the fiber arts, encourage high standards of design and technique, and promote study of historic sources, artistic principles, and other subjects related to the fiber arts. Over its 45-year history, the volunteer organizati...

View tags

Illinois Prairie Path Records, 1928-2017

Begun in 1963 with May Watts' vision of a public footpath along an abandoned railway, the Illinois Prairie Path has developed into a 63 mile multi-use path crossing Kane, DuPage, and Cook County. The Archives of the Illinois Prairie Path encompass everything that has happened in that fifty year t...

View tags

Nitrate negatives of Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad bridge, 1919 Aug. 16.

Views of the C, B & Q railroad bridge over the Fox River near Aurora, Ill.

View tags

Suburbia collection, 1871-1969.

This collection of material is grouped together by virtue of the fact that it all concerns suburban Chicago. There is no inherent relation between pieces, and the material comes from many sources.

View tags