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Chicago lakefront aerial photographs, 1925-1929.

Black-and-white photographic prints and negatives depicting aerial views of Chicago's lakefront, mostly from 10,000 feet in the air. Images include views of Grant Park, Soldier's Field, the Field Museum of Natural History, Lake Shore Drive around 700 North, the Chicago River, the Michigan Avenue ...

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Frank and Beatrice Lumpkin papers, 1940-2013, bulk 1974-1986

Documents created or collected by Frank Lumpkin, leader of the Save Our Jobs Committee (SOJ), and his wife Beatrice Lumpkin while writing on a book about the struggles of union workers of Wisconsin Steel Works in Chicago and its abrupt shutdown in 1980. The book was published as "Always Br...

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Gustav Frank family photograph collection, [ca. 1930s-1960s].

Photographic postcard portraits of various family members (32 images), including some who escaped Germany and others who were killed in Nazi concentration camps, including Auschwitz. The collection centers on Mr. Gustav Frank (ca. 100 photos from scrapbook of 1930s-1940s), who was a refugee from ...

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