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Danny Lyon photograph collection, 1965.
Photographs of residents of the Uptown neighborhood of Chicago (Ill.), including many children and teenagers. Views include homes, apartments, and people along sidewalks and streets. Includes some low-income families and people from Appalachia who settled in Chicago.
Selfhelp Home (Chicago, Ill.) papers
Annual reports, biographies, book reviews, correspondence, financial records, licenses, newsletters, and other materials related to the Selfhelp Home in Chicago, also known as the Self-Help Home, and the life of Dorothy Becker, its long-time advocate; as well as Ursula Levy's book about her: "The...
Selfhelp Home (Chicago, Ill.) photograph collection, ca. 1951-1995 (bulk 1963-1985)
Photographs relating to Dorothy Becker and her work with The Selfhelp Home in Chicago (Ill.), also known as the Self-Help Home, an organization founded as Selfhelp of Chicago to assist Jewish refugees in the 1930s that began to sponsor a residence for older people in 1951 as well as an activity c...