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Contemporary Art Workshop (Chicago, Ill.) records, 1949-2009, bulk 1970-2008

Administrative records, correspondence, artist files and portfolios, financial documents, exhibition planning and publicity materials, press releases, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and other records of the Contemporary Art Workshop (CAW), a non-profit, artist-run gallery, community center, and...

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Guide to Wanda Harold Photographs Collection

This collection consists of Wanda Harold's paper, "Early Ethnic Settlement and Architecture in Lincoln Park," and accompanying photographs.

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J.W. Taylor Photograph Collection, c.1880-1910

Previously a bookseller, J.W. Taylor (1846-1918) began photographing Chicago in the 1870s and started advertising himself as a commercial photographer in 1889. Taylor worked until 1918, photographing Chicago-area architecture and landscapes, as well as buildings in other cities in the United Stat...

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Standing Lincoln statue in Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.), 1909.

Consists of a view of the standing Lincoln statue in Lincoln Park in Chicago (Ill.) photographed by the donor's brother, Albert R. Leibfritz, in 1909. A horse-drawn hansom cab is visible near the statue.

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A. Whiting Watriss photograph collection, 1888-1916, bulk 1909-1915.

Primarily views of Chicago dwellings and monuments. Dwellings are generally large homes on the Near North Side or mid-North Side, including the homes of wealthy Chicago families such as the McCormicks and the Nickersons. Includes a few mid-19th century log houses in suburban Evanston and Kenilwor...

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