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Adeline Lobdell Atwater Papers, ca. 1932-1956

Literary works of Adeline L. Atwater Pynchon, author, art dealer and collector. Also, a 1941 brochure for the Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway and a photograph of Atwater’s parents.

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Audrey Niffenegger Papers, 1990-1993

Typescript drafts of The Time Traveller’s Wife and other works; related sketches, drawings, correspondence, and ephemera; press clips and other biographical information.

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Carter, John Stewart. Papers, 1922-1976

John Stewart Carter (1911-1965) was an Oak Park-born professor and author. The collection contains correspondence, notes, manuscripts, typescripts, grant applications, and acclaim surrounding Carter's award winning novel, Full Fathom Five, with the bulk of the material dating between 1960 and 196...

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Chicago Public Schools, Radio Council collection

Scripts; instructional materials; lessons in history, literature, science, Latin America and other foreign countries and languages; teacher manuals and broadcast schedules; short stories; poems; interviews; and other materials produced or adapted by the Radio Council of the Chicago public school ...

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D'Arcy McNickle Papers, 1913-1986

Literary and scholarly manuscripts, diaries, correspondence, and other materials of D'Arcy McNickle, American Indian author, government employee, community organizer, anthropologist, and historian. Records cover McNickle's work with the Bureau of Indian Affairs, American Indian Development, Inc.,...

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Everett Literary Society records, ca. 1872-1922.

Records in 5 volumes and a scrapbook of the club composed of boys and young men, including treasurers' records with list of members, Feb. 1872-April 1877; minutes of meetings, weekly except in summer, including reports on the club's constitution, election of officers, place of meeting; on the app...

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Guide to Civic Federation Records

The Civic Federation collection contains a wide range of documents that span from 1894 to the early 2000s. These materials includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, financial spreadsheets, photographs, publications, and other documents needed to conduct research and communicate...

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Guide to the Baker Brownell (1887-1965) Papers, 1904-1965

Baker Brownell enjoyed a rich and varied career as a soldier, newspaper man, popular teacher and lecturer, prolific writer and minor power, and scholar concerned with the dynamics of both the "small community" and the larger "human community" of which it formed an important component. During his ...

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Guide to the Cyrus Colter (1910-2002) Papers, 1935-1995

This series fills five archival boxes and spans the years 1935 to 1995. It consists of biographical material, correspondence, speeches, and publications. The bulk of the collection consists of drafts of Colter's publications, especially his two last novels, A Chocolate Soldier and City of Lights.

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Guide to the Leon Forrest (1937-1997) Papers, 1952-1998

Leon Richard Forrest was born January 8, 1937 at Cook County Hospital in Chicago to Adelaide Green Forrest (1920-1964) and Leon Forrest, Sr. (1918-1971). Forrest served as chairman of the Northwestern African American Studies department from 1985 to 1994, and also held a professorship in the Engl...

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Madonna Kolbenschlag, H.M., Ph. D, papers, 1942-2001.

The Madonna Kolbenschlag Papers span the years 1942 to 2001 and document her activities as an educator, writer, activist, and clinical psychologist. These papers include writing and lecture notes, published and unpublished papers, research files, news clippings, and workshop materials. Addendum 1...

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Margery Frisbie papers, 1945-1997.

This collection consists of 2 boxes, spanning the years 1945-1997, and being predominantly from 1960 to 1990. The collection is divided into two sections: professional and research. The professional records contain copies of two of Margery Frisbie's publications, limited correspondence, and two a...

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Mary Griffin, Ph. D., papers, 1920-1998.

The Mary Griffin, Ph. D, Papers span from 1920 to 1998 and cover her time as a professor and administrator at Mundelein College. These papers consist of biographical materials, correspondence, and books written by Dr. Griffin in addition to syllabi, papers, and lecture notes for both the graduate...

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Miscellaneous Programmes vol. II, 1880-1902.

Scrapbook contains invitations, cards, programs, and tickets for lectures, events, commencements, banquets, competitions, plays, and Jubilees. Subjects include St. Louis University, St. Xavier College, St. Ignatius College, Marquette College, Creighton College, Detroit College, World's Columbian ...

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Olive Hulbert Scrapbook Collection, 1918 to 1923

Artifacts dating from 1918 to 1923, organized by past Alliance president, Olive Hubert. The scrapbooks contain documents from various dinners, events, and projects, and are related to individuals connected with the Alliance. They also chronicle the Alliance’s wartime and post-war reconstruction e...


Programmes of St. Ignatius College, 1903-1916.

Scrapbook contains jubilee cards, programs, schedules, tickets, advertisements, flyers, memorial booklets, circulars, menus, illustrations, postcards, song lyrics, Mass cards, sheet music, and catalogs. Subjects include James Edward Cardinal Quigley, St. Ignatius College, debate contests, basebal...

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Ruth Lisa Schechter papers, 1964-1986.

The bulk of this collection is the poetry of Schechter.

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Slim Brundage Papers, 1955-1991

Writings and correspondence of Slim Brundage, founder of the College of Complexes, which operated on and off out of several locations on Chicago’s Near North Side during the 1950's-1960's as a forum where speakers and the audience debated controversial topics and read poetry. The collection also ...

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Virginia Broderick papers, 1901-2004.

Virginia Broderick's papers are divided into 5 series: (1) Biographical, (2) Professional, (3) Photographs, (4) Memorabilia, and (5) Oversized. They consist roughly of materials of a biographical nature, material pertaining to Virginia's artistic activities. Additional materials are original, dra...

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