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Ehrhardt Family Papers, 1890-1998

Collection of children's schoolwork, composition books, drawings, correspondence and church bulletins of German-American family, the Ehrhardts, from Chicago, Illinois.


Frances Mikkelson Harley papers, 1931-1996.

This collection spans the years 1931 to 1996. The collection is divided into three sections: personal, academic, and professional. The personal records include biographical information about Frances and her husband Alexander, as well as programs announcing some of her public appearances, music co...

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Hillary Rodham Clinton items

Items by Mrs. Clinton, including a thank-you letter to Douglas Greenberg, president of the Chicago Historical Society, after her birthday celebration held at CHS on Oct. 27, 1997; a signed copy of "Remarks by the First Lady at Democrtic National Convention"; a signed copy of the program for the C...

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Lake Michigan Mortgage Company records

Land and building appraisals, newspaper clippings, brochures, flyers, photographs, blueprints, and other materials relating to the appraisal work of the Lake Michigan Mortgage Company, a business involved in mortgage financing and construction loans. Materials predominantly illustrate properties ...

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Paul Strayer papers

Correspondence and copies of a screenplay entitled "The Castle Inn" from Paul Strayer, a Chicago-area painter and illustrator of historical themes. The correspondence is between Strayer and various friends, relatives, authors, and people involved in reproducing his art, such as magazine, newspape...

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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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