1 to of 2 Archival Collections shown
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.
Wells-Shaw family photograph collection, [ca. 1870-1929 (bulk 1880-1899)]
Cartes de visite albums include portraits of Chicago area residents, members of the Wells, Shaw, and Searls families. Photoprint albums show a house party for Martha Wells at Lake Geneva (Wis.). Includes group portraits of guests, a horseback riding excursion, scenes of the lake and local railroa...