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Adeline Lobdell Atwater Papers, ca. 1932-1956

Literary works of Adeline L. Atwater Pynchon, author, art dealer and collector. Also, a 1941 brochure for the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway and a photograph of Atwater’s parents.

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Illinois Society of Architects records

Correspondence, minutes, membership records, reports, legislative bills, legal briefs, contracts, and newsclippings of the Illinois Society of Architects (ISA) concerning its work for professionalization, licensing, and regulation of architects and for the establishment of standards for workmansh...


Iroquois Memorial Association (Chicago, Ill.) records

Scrapbooks (3 v.), programs, poem, list of victims, and other items from the Iroquois Memorial Association, formed to commemorate the victims of the Iroquois Theater fire of December 30, 1903. Includes materials from the Iroquois Memorial Emergency Hospital fund-raising efforts. Includes scrapboo...

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Laban Deardorff collection of visual materials, [ca. 1890-1933, bulk 1893-1903]

Collection of materials formerly owned by Laban Deardorff, founder of the L. F. Deardorff and Sons camera company. Includes primarily glass plate negatives (ca. 1890s-1900) taken by Laban Deardorff, mostly documenting the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition, but also showing the Samuel Trude reside...

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Musham family papers

Correspondence, programs, reports, manuscripts for publication, radio scripts, research materials, and newsclippings of Harry A. Musham and of his father, William H. Musham, chiefly pertaining to H. A. Musham's research and writings on Chicago (Ill.) history, planning and historic preservation, a...

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William J. Davis, Will J. Davis, and family photograph collection, 1860-1920

Photographs relating to William J. Davis of Chicago (Ill.), who managed theaters and theatrical troupes in Chicago and on tours. The collection includes views of interiors and exteriors of the Iroquois Theater in Chicago (Ill.) prior to the 1903 fire and interior and exterior views of th...

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