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Changing Chicago photodocumentary archive, 1983-1989

Exhibition photographic prints and work photographic prints created for the Changing Chicago photodocumentary project sponsored by the Focus/Infinity Fund of Chicago. Includes the work of thirty-two commissioned photographers addressing topics spanning people (workers in various jobs, sc...


Eleanor Page Voysey collection of visual materials, 1928-1947, 1957-1985.

Black-and-white photographic prints and black-and-white and color transparencies collected by Eleanor Page, Society Editor for the Chicago Tribune, that document Chicago social events from 1957-1985, including fundraisers, balls, dinners, as well as African American society, celebrities, and poli...

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Pullman family photograph collection, [1867-1914, bulk 1880s].

Primarily portraits of George Pullman, his family and relatives. Most of the photographs are formally posed group portraits taken outdoors on the grounds surrounding Castle Rest, the Pullman summer estate on Pullman Island located in the Thousand Islands in the St. Lawrence Seaway near Alexandria...

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South Shore Country Club records, 1905-1975.

Membership files, certificates and indexes, audits, committee minutes, some correspondence, and scrapbook of the South Shore Country Club, one of Chicago's oldest and most exclusive social clubs up to its closing in 1974. Membership applications include the applicant's name, address, occupation, ...

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Welfare Council of Metropolitan Chicago records

Correspondence, minutes, financial records, committee and division files, member agency files, annual and other reports, historical summaries, statistical information and printed materials of the Welfare Council relating to the evaluation and coordination of private charities and public health an...