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Bishop family papers

Photocopies of a scrapbook of items relating to members of the Bishop family of Chicago and Ravenswood (Ill.). Includes obituaries and funeral notices for Rev. Hiram N. Bishop; reports on St. John's Protestant Episcopal Church, Chicago; business affairs of coal dealers who employed Frank C. Bisho...


Chapin Hall for Children records, 1867-1984.

Correspondence, minutes of meetings, 1867-1958, admission and dismissal ledgers, financial records, case files, and other records of the organization, which provided day-care services for working mothers and served as a temporary shelter for dependent children and as an orphanage. The Chicago Nur...

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Photographs of Helen Dykhuizen and her friends, [ca. 1915-1968]

Includes photographs of Helen Young (b. 1900), a resident of the Ravenswood community in Chicago (Ill.) and her friends. Five photoprints show the Huth family of Ravenswood. Six snapshots show Newberry Library employees, ca. 1925. Eleven snapshots show Helen Young and her friends from Lakeview Hi...

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Uptown Chicago Commission photographs of buildings, [ca. 1978-1991]

Photographs of buildings in the Uptown community of Chicago (Ill.) and in adjoining community areas (Edgewater, Lake View, Lincoln Square) taken by the Commission to show housing conditions. For some buildings there are several photographs, interiors and exteriors, showing decline in condition ov...

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