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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.
Adena Miller Rich papers, 1905-1961
After Jane Addams' death in 1935, Adena Miller Rich took over the position of head resident of Hull House. The Adena Miller Rich papers include Hull House records, official correspondence, letters, memos, memorial services, statistical reports, Board of Trustees papers, membership lists, events a...
Alice Gerstenberg Papers, 1903-1971
Correspondence, works and miscellaneous material reflecting Gerstenberg's activities in Chicago's social and cultural life in the first half of the 20th century, in particular her involvement with local theater.
Ann Hennington Brown Papers
Ann Brown was a member of the National Association of Colored Women's Clubs and longtime member of the Missionary Society of Arnett Chapel A.M.E. Church. Collection contains photographs, memorabilia, funeral programs, church programs and genealogical records relating to the Brown family.
Anthony Sorrentino papers, 1975-1976
Sociologist and writer Anthony Sorrentino was a staff member with Dr. Clifford Shaw's Chicago Area Project in the 1930s. The Chicago Area Project experimented with innovative methods of juvenile delinquency prevention through a partnership between community residents and trained professionals. So...
Arthur and Lila Weinberg Papers, 1950-1988
Works, Research files, and secondary source materials created and compiled by Arthur and Lila Weinberg for their works on Clarence Darrow and other topics.
Arthur Kaindl papers, 1926-1962
The Arthur Kaindl Papers primarily reflect Kaindl's political and professional activities between the years of 1926 and 1962. Documents in this collection demonstrate Kaindl's involvement with Chicago-area engineering projects and contain information about Kaindl's political career. This collecti...
Augusto Borselli papers, 1916-1966
Augusto Borselli was a prominent lawyer, diplomat, and educator born in Naples, Italy in 1891 who later became a U.S. citizen in 1943. He practiced law in Naples, Milan, and Rome during the 1920s and 1930s and his career included work on behalf of the Polish Consulate in southern Italy. Borselli ...
Barratt O'Hara papers, 1948-1968
Barratt O'Hara (1882-1969) enjoyed one of Illinois' longest legislative careers. The collection consists of correspondence, clippings, legal records, congressional resolutions, agendas and minutes, maps, building plans, press releases, poll sheets, poems, sheet music, programs, bibliographies, an...
Bertram Moss papers, 1917-1959
Bertram B. Moss practiced law for over forty years at the firm of Haas, Leffmann & Moss. His clients included the Association for the Jewish Blind and the Self-Help Home for the Aged. Active in Chicago's Democratic Party, Moss served as precinct captain and later as Alderman of the 5th Ward from ...
Burton F. Natarus papers, 1971-2006
Burton F. Natarus served nine terms, from 1971 to 2007, as Chicago Alderman for the 42nd Ward. The 42nd Ward includes some of Chicago's prime real estate, encompassing Streeterville, the Gold Coast, the Magnificent Mile, River North, and the Loop. Natarus' papers cover the span of his Aldermanic ...
Calvin R. Sutker papers, 1961-2013
Calvin R. Sutker (1923-2013) was active in Illinois politics from 1965 until 2006. Sutker, an attorney, gained political influence in Chicago's north suburbs before entering Illinois and Cook County politics. Sutker began his political career as a village trustee in Skokie. He was elected Democra...
Caroline Alden Huling papers, 1873-1941
Caroline Alden Huling was a writer, editor, and publisher. She was also a founder and prominent member of many organizations. This collection contains material that relate to Huling's career as a writer and publisher. Additional material documents her political activities and genealogical research.
Catherine Eddy Beveridge Papers, 1703-2004
Correspondence, papers, and diary of Catherine Eddy Beveridge, and also correspondence, papers, photographs and genealogical information collected by Catherine Eddy Beveridge related to her family.
Catherine Waugh McCulloch collection, 1909-1945
The collection contains pamphlets regarding woman suffrage and Catherine Waugh's election campaign for Justice of the Peace.
Dankmar Adler Papers, 1857-1984
Correspondence, autobiography, writings, articles, genealogy, books, clippings, photographs, and pictures relating to Dankmar Adler, Chicago architect, acoustician, and partner of Louis Sullivan in the Adler and Sullivan architectural firm. Also other family and research materials accumulated by ...
Darrow Family Scrapbooks, ca. 1881-1925
Four scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, school papers and a few pieces of memorabilia. Scrapbooks contain many articles by and about the career of Clarence Darrow; also, some articles referring to Greeley, Colorado, sometime home of Clarence Darrow's son Paul, and a collection of Paul's early sch...
Dorothy Dow Papers, 1920-1988
Correspondence to Illinois poet and writer Dorothy Dow from poet Edgar Lee Masters, muralist John Warner Norton and other writers and friends, and a large collection of Dow’s works, which includes her vast output of poems, both published and mostly unpublished, some plays, short stories, a novel ...
Dorothy North papers, 1905-1916
The Dorothy North Papers include correspondence, clippings, notes with some material regarding the Chicago Little Theatre, and a resolution and report of the Woman's Peace Party.
Dorothy Sigel papers, 1912-2002
Dorothy (Mittelman) Sigel (1900-2000) was an actress and social activist with a long association with Hull-House.This collection reflects Dorothy Sigel's relationship to Jane Addams, Edith de Nancrede, and the Hull-House Theater.
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 ...
Edgar Allan Jonas papers, 1918-1959
Edgar Allan Jonas (1885-1965) was an attorney and member of the Illinois House of Representatives. The collection consists of correspondence, reports, speeches, diaries, legal and financial records, minutes, and newspaper clippings.
Egidio Clemente papers, 1903-1961
Egidio Clemente was an Italian-American labor leader and professional printer who edited La Parola del Popolo. The Egidio Clemente Papers include clippings, published articles, pamphlets, brochures, satirical poetry, correspondence, and notes. Original manuscripts by Domenico Saudino and miscella...
Elaine Madlener Papers, 1916-1966
Research material for a biography of Herbert von Karajan and material on autograph collecting gathered by Elaine Madlener, Chicago philanthropist and socialite. Material related to Madlener’s Grant Hospital committee work for two benefit performances by Karajan in 1955 and 1965, and manuscripts b...