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Album pages of Chicago scenes, [ca. 1910-1915]

Includes photographs mounted on 9 album pages (9 1/4 x 11 1/4 in.) of places in Chicago (including Jackson Park, Humboldt Park, Lincoln Park, Garfield Park, Douglas Park, and group portraits of the "Flashlight Group") plus a few views of Two Rivers (Wis.).

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Association House of Chicago records, 1899-1972

Correspondence, minutes, financial records, staff handbooks, workshop materials, program reports, staff evaluations, newsletters, scrapbooks of newsclippings, and other materials created by staff, board members, community groups, and support groups affiliated with Association House, a Pr...


Chicago Department of Public Works photograph collection, 1860-1978.

Photographs documenting the construction of over twenty bridges along various branches of the Chicago river. Street-level and elevated views show the bridges in different stages of construction. Also includes images of commercial and industrial buildings in the area of Illinois Street and Cass St...

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Chicago parks and nearby scenes on glass plate negatives, 1911-1912.

Images on glass plate negatives (all unbroken) by an unknown photographer. Each is accompanied by detailed descriptions, often including the date and subject. Images show scenes from Douglas Park, Humboldt Park, Garfield Park, and Washington Park in Chicago; Riverside Road and Brookfield Road, an...

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Northwestern University Settlement Association records

Consists primarily of materials received by the Northwestern University Settlement Association from various organizations, including the Chicago Council of Social Agencies (later the Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago), the Chicago Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers, the East...


Photograph album of Garfield Park, Humboldt Park, and Chicago suburbs, [ca. 1905-1929]

Photographs and photographic postcards showing Humboldt Park and Garfield Park in Chicago (Ill.), as well as western suburbs: Riverdale, Lyons, and River Forest. Primarily landscape photographs of parks and suburban areas but also includes buildings and other notable sites in Chicago and elsewher...

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Recreation album of a Chicagoan, ca. 1895-1909.

An album of personal photographs of an unidentified owner. Contains views of Chicago parks, including bridges, lagoons, structures, and statuary; amateur baseball teams and spectators; men and women camping in Glen Ellyn; men fishing; views of Riverside, Ill.; and Indians at Leech Lake, Minn. Als...

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Sigmund J. Osty visual materials, 1960-1976

Black-and-white photographic prints depicting the built environment, predominantly in Chicago, but also Evanston, Skokie, and Galena, Illinois. All the images depict exterior views, the majority of which are street intersections, though the collection also documents streetscapes, residen...

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