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Lawrence Jacques photograph collection, ca. 1930-1949.

Primarily includes images relating to medical treatments, such as physicians and nurses engaged in surgery. Many images relating to the Republic Steel Strike. A few images show police officers, politicians, children, and persons engaged in photograph development. Other images show office interior...

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Marwick Knapsack Library collection

Collection of samples of knapsack library compilations made by Mrs. Marwick of Glencoe, Ill.; instructions to assist others in assembling more of them; and letters of appreciation from American military service men and women who received these mini-libraries during World War II. The sample packet...

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Mole and Thomas photograph collection, [ca. 1910-1980, bulk 1910-1920]

Primarily elevated photographs by Zion, Illinois, photographers Arthur Mole and John D. Thomas showing groups of people, often military personnel, arranged in formations to represent organizational or military insignia, patriotic, religious, or school motifs. Includes portraits of Rev. Alexander ...

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United States Government War Exposition photograph album, 1918 Sept. 2-15.

Photographs of advertisements, structures, events, panoramic views of crowds and grounds of the exposition held in Chicago's Grant Park. Includes scenes of booths regarding the American Red Cross and food conservation. One scene shows a Salvation Army facility in the trenches. Soldiers are shown ...

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