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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...

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Arthur Hillman papers, 1930-1965

Part of the Jane Addams Memorial Collection. Arthur Hillman (1910-1985) was a board member and director of the Chicago training office of the National Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Centers as well as a professor of urban sociology at Roosevelt University. Associated with Roosevelt Un...

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Bernard, Luther Lee. Papers, 1928-1938

Luther Lee Bernard, sociologist. The Luther Lee Bernard Papers include data that Bernard collected for his studies, only part of which apparently was included in his published works. Generally this data can be divided into two general groups: 1) Material, mostly responses to a form letter, relati...

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Burgess, Ernest Watson. Papers, 1886-1966

Ernest Burgess(1886-1966), Professor of Sociology, University of Chicago, 1916-1952. Contains correspondence; manuscripts; minutes; reports; memoranda; research material that includes proposals, case studies, questionnaires, tables, and interviews; teaching and course materials, class record book...

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Burgess, Ernest Watson. Papers. Addenda, 1910-1966

Ernest W. Burgess (1886-1966), sociologist. The Burgess Papers Addenda documents Burgess' career as a Professor of Sociology at the University of Chicago as well as his involvement in a variety of community, social, governmental and research organizations. The collection includes surveys, questio...

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Davis, Allison. Papers, 1932-1984

Allison Davis (1902-1983), Professor of Education. The papers contain reprints, manuscripts, and annotated drafts, field notes and various interview data from key projects, correspondence and enclosures, research notes, and associated works by colleagues.

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Edgar Jules Schoen writings

Bound typescripts of Edgar Jules Schoen's autobiography "On the Threshold" (1961), and commentaries on sociology, political science, and plays, including "The Spanish Influence in Corneille's Cid" (1915) and other articles, "Unfinished Social Studies" (1959-1960), and "The Folly of Wisdom" (1969).

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Father Andrew M. Greeley papers, part 1, ca. 1961-1997, bulk 1980-1996

Manuscripts, correspondence, research materials, research proposals, speeches and papers, fan mail, articles authored by Greeley, notes, photographs and posters relating to Greeley’s publications, and audiotapes. The bulk of the materials range from the late 1960s to the late 1990s and c...

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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 Harold S. Hulbert Papers, 1920-1956

The Papers of psychiatrist Harold Hulbert include notes and correspondence pertaining to his examination of John Kammerer, a convicted murderer executed February 13, 1925; and statements, reports, and evidence Hulbert obtained as a consultant in the celebrated Leopold and Loeb murder case of 1924.

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Guide to the Harriet R. Mowrer (1899-) Papers, 1928-1978

The Harriet R. Mowrer papers fill two boxes and are arranged in seven subseries: correspondence, teaching files, case records, research files, professional organization files, speeches and papers, and publications. These are preceded by two folders of biographical materials including vitae, entri...

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Guide to the Northwestern University Settlement Association General Administrative Records, 1892-1995

The Northwestern University Settlement Association was founded in 1891 in a poor, primarily immigrant neighborhood on the near northwest side of Chicago to improve conditions and to help its residents through its clubs and classes, social events, camping programs, and relief and emergency service...


Guide to the Northwestern University Settlement Association Records Scrapbooks, 1917-1984

The Northwestern University Settlement Association was founded in 1891 by a group of administrators and faculty from Northwestern University in order to provide social services, educational programs, referrals, and emergency relief to a poor immigrant neighborhood on Chicago's near northwest side...


Guide to the William Montgomery McGovern (1897-1964) Papers, 1919-1967

McGovern joined the political science faculty of Northwestern University in 1929, staying with the University until his retirement in 1964. The William Montgomery McGovern Papers fill five boxes and span the period 1919-1967. They are arranged in five major categories: biographical materials; pro...

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History of the College scrapbook H5, 1907-1916.

Contains articles, programs, membership cards, invitations, poems, advertisements, pamphlets, photographs, clippings, reports, Mass cards, obituaries, and lists of missions. Subjects include St. Ignatius College, social work, medical school, law school, football, baseball, Jesuits, socialism, ana...

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History of the College scrapbook H5, 1907-1916.

Contains articles, programs, membership cards, invitations, poems, advertisements, pamphlets, photographs, clippings, reports, Mass cards, obituaries, and lists of missions. Subjects include St. Ignatius College, social work, medical school, law school, football, baseball, Jesuits, socialism, ana...

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Kumiko Watanuki papers, 1990-2005.

The Kumiko Watanuki papers consist of 0.5 linear foot and span the years 1990 to 2005. The papers consist of Watanuki's published and unpublished writings, including a life history, her dissertation, and a business manual. Subjects covered in her papers include business, her personal history, hig...

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Lawndale Community Committee records, 1949-1975

Meeting minutes, reports, correspondence, legal documents, newsletters, press releases, newspaper clippings, neighborhood maps, publications, and other records of the Lawndale Community Committee (LCC), a Chicago (Ill.) neighborhood organization that sponsored programs and activities associated w...


Mary Jo Deegan collection, 1979-1994

Part of the Jane Addams Memorial Collection. Part of the Midwest Women's Historical Collection. Dr. Mary Jo Deegan is a Professor in the Sociology Department of the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. She is the author of the monograph "Jane Addams and the Men of the Chicago School." This collection ...

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Murray L. Wax Papers, 1944-1989

Fieldwork and correspondence of anthropologist-sociologist Murray L. Wax, primarily between 1962 and 1969. Also copies of published articles and unpublished papers by other anthropologists, newspaper clips, and serials pertaining to Native Americans; field notes of Rosalie Hankey (later Rosalie W...

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Park House. Records, 1928-1996

Park House was described as a "combination Bohemian rooming house, YMCA, and youth settlement house," located on Chicago’s Near North Side. Founded in 1934, the house was named after University of Chicago Sociologist Robert E. Park and run by Ruth and James B. Nobel. Park House was designed to pr...

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Park, Robert Ezra. Collection, 1882-1979

Robert Ezra Park (1864-1944), sociologist. Includes personal and professional correspondence, manuscripts, notes, articles, course material, speeches, interviews, life histories, notebooks, diaries, bibliographies, outlines, student papers, newspaper clippings, offprints and typescripts, and scra...

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Redfield, Robert. Papers, 1917-1958

Professor, anthropologist. The Redfield Papers span the years of Robert Redfield's association with the Department of Anthropology at the University of Chicago, from the mid-1920s when he began graduate work in anthropology to the end of his professional career in 1958.

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