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Douglas C. McMurtrie Papers, 1850-1944

Chicago designer, publisher and printing historian. Includes extensive correspondence concerning his professional roles at Cuneo Press, Ludlow Typograph Co., the International Association of Printing House Craftsmen, and various WPA projects, as well as files of material for his many writings on ...

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Fazlur R. Khan (1929-1982) Collection, 1944-1988

This collection holds professional papers and writings and a small group of personal papers of the Bangladeshi-American structural engineer Fazlur R. Khan.

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Gordon Monsen papers, 1952-1962

The collection contains materials relating to Monsen Typographers and includes a family history of the business, Monsen type manuals, samples of products, photographs, manuals, newspaper clippings, and the business records of Monsen Typographers.

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Helen C. Schubert papers, 1963-1999

Helen Celia Schubert was born on May 30, 1930 to Paul H. and Edna W. (Schmidt) Schubert in Washington City, Wisconsin. She received a B.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1952. An award winning public relations executive in Chicago, she established her own firm, Helen C. Schubert & Ass...

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Larry Janiak papers, 1977-2001

Larry Janiak taught design animation and experimental filmmaking at the Institute of Design at the Illinois Institute of Technology from 1968 to 1980 and has belonged to the Vivekananda Vedanta Society of Chicago since 1965. Janiak has created several films for the Vedanta Society including a 196...

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Millbourn, Melville Vaughn Design papers, 1918-1987

M. Vaughn Millbourn, was a Chicago-based graphic designer and a member of the 27 Chicago Designers. The M. Vaughn Millbourn papers include samples of his work - linoleum carvings and metal etchings of plants and Christmas cards along with prints, some signed, letterheads and advertising materials...

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Morgan-Gardner Family Papers, 1789-ca. 1900

Travel journal written by George C. Morgan, a schoolteacher and minister (1754-1798) while travelling in France during the Revolution, 1789; autobiographical memoir written by the son of George C. Morgan, Richard Price Morgan (1790-1882), who immigrated to the United States from England around 18...

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Myron Kozman papers, 1938-1954

This collection reflects Myron Kozman's personal and professional life between the years of 1938 and 1954. Documents in this collection also deal with the philosophies, projects, curricula, and faculty of the Chicago School of Design. Material in this collection includes lectures, curriculum desc...

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Oswald Bruce Cooper Papers, 1903-1953

Papers of Oswald Cooper, Chicago lettering artist, advertising designer and type designer best known for his Cooper Black and Cooper Bold typefaces. Includes art work for type designs; art boards, proofs and finished advertising pieces; and limited correspondence. There is also a file on patent c...

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Raymond Franklin DaBoll Papers, 1905-1982

Correspondence, original art, printed works, biographical information by and about Chicago calligrapher and designer Raymond F. DaBoll; includes ephemera from other artists.

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