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Anna Gardner Goodwin papers, 1906-2006

Anna Gardner Goodwin (1874-1959) was an African American composer of classical music. Her compositions include “Adelene” and “Freedom to All March.” The Anna Gardner Goodwin papers span from 1909 to 2006 and contain biographical and genealogical documents, musical scores, material related to her ...

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A.W. Johnson glass negative collection, ca. 1900-1909.

An unidentified residential area in Chicago; parlor or sitting room interiors; women and children; an unidentified street (possibly Lake Shore Drive); an unidentified town on a hillside and the Cicero town hall. Flexible negative and matching print depict the Austin Blvd. railroad station.

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California Manufacturing Company records

Ledgers and other account books, cancelled checks (for payroll and supplies), letterpress volumes, work estimates, and other records generated by the California Manufacturing Company of 2257 South Troy Street in Chicago (Ill.), a millworking and wooden fixtures manufacturing firm. Accounts reflec...

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Chicago Area Pharmacy Photograph Collection, 1955

This collection of 35 mm color slides of Chicago and suburban drugstores was created by an unidentified photographer in 1955. It depicts pharmacies in various Chicago neighborhoods and suburbs. This collection was donated by Dr. Richard J. Anzalone, an alumnus of the College of Pharmacy, and reti...

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Chicago Transit Authority photograph collection, ca. 1925-1935, bulk 1928-1929.

Primarily images of elevated train crossings on Chicago streets by photographer A.J. Scholz from the collection of George Krambles, 1928-1929. Other images show street scenes in Aurora, Berwyn, Cicero and Elmhurst. Also includes a few scenes of Chicago commercial buildings and buildings at the Ce...

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Declan Haun collection of visual materials, ca. 1958-1994

The major images by photojournalist Declan Haun, including photographs made while working for the Charlotte Observer ,1958-1963; and as freelancer for the Black Star agency, 1963-1994, the bulk in 1963-1976 while he resided in Chicago, and a copy of a short motion-picture film: Real Self. The col...


Francis P. Kane papers

Military records, biographies, correspondence, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers of Francis P. Kane, a Chicago military officer and local government official. Most of the collection consists of correspondence and newspaper clippings relating to his service with the Il...

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Robert R. Jacobs real estate photograph collection, 1920-1934.

Consists of exterior views of real estate properties located in Chicago and its north, west, and northwest suburbs such as Evanston, La Grange, and Park Ridge. Most of the buildings shown are apartment buildings and houses, but some small neighborhood businesses such as grocery stores and restaur...

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