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Gordon Adamson Chicago theater and opera programs collections, 1920-1970

The collection consists of theater and opera programs dated from the 1920s to 1960s. The programs are from Chicago companies or companies touring the Chicago area.

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Joseph Medill Patterson Papers, 1901-1950

Joseph Medill Patterson's papers consist of correspondence, memoranda, a wide variety of personal and business financial records, cartoons, and other materials. They relate to Patterson's career as co-publisher and publisher of the Chicago Tribune, the New York Daily News, and Liberty magazine, t...

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Leverton Theatre Collection, 1877-1949

This collection documents the work of Garrett H. Leverton, who was a professor of speech and drama in addition to being a theater director. Leverton also worked for the firm of Samuel French from 1937 until his death in 1949. The collection contains play scripts that Leverton collected from vario...

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Mary Aldis Collection, 1910-1949

The collection consists of three main series of materials that supplement other cataloged holdings relating to Mary Aldis, her family, her estate, her literary work, and her Lake Forest Players/Playhouse. The first series consists of a small group of five large format photographs, plus one smalle...

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Ragdale Scrapbook, 1860s-1990s

The scrapbook grew out of two events, Alice's late 1980s effort to develop a guidebook to Ragdale (published 1990) and her decision to move out of the house into the nearby cabin in the 1990s. She put the book together following the order in which material appeared in the guidebook, and conveyed ...

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