1 to of 6 Archival Collections shown
Chicago photographs from the New American Ghetto Archive, 1977-1998
Includes the Chicago portion of a larger body of work by Vergara, entitled The New American Ghetto Archive, about some of the poorest and most racially segregated urban communities in the United States. Images include primarily street scenes, views from rooftops, views of buildings, and a few inf...
Elliott Donnelley Youth Center polaroids, 1993.
Includes views of the Elliott Donnelley Youth Center's Parent Support program at Stateway Gardens public housing project, located at 35th and State Street in Chicago (Ill.). These show women seated at desks in the center office, including one view of the donor, Nelda Todd.
James McHugh Construction Company photograph collection, [ca. 1939-1962]
Consists primarily of commercial photographs documenting construction projects located mainly in the Chicago area, with others in Illinois, Indiana, Pennsylvania, Virginia, Washington D. C., and Wisconsin. Buildings are shown in all phases of construction. Interior and exterior views of apartment...
Oral history interviews with staff and residents of Stateway Gardens
Oral history interviews of staff and residents of Stateway Gardens, one of the Chicago Housing Authority's facilities in Chicago (Ill.). Topics include family, children, and daily life in public housing.
Photographs at Stateway Gardens, 1998.
Informal portrait photographs of staff and residents of Stateway Gardens, one of the Chicago Housing Authority's facilities in Chicago (Ill.). Topics include family, children, and daily life in public housing.
Vigils Against Violence posters, 1994-1995.
Includes notices for speeches and other anti-violence activities held at Stateway Gardens public housing project, located at 35th and State Street in Chicago (Ill.). Collectively known as the Vigils Against Violence, the activities included a candlelight remembrance of the victims of violence on ...