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Chicago Mayor's Office of Special Events collection

Press releases, forms, correspondence, speeches, contact lists, invitations, photographs, slides, flyers, and other promotional materials about events in Chicago organized and/or promoted by the Mayor's Office of Special Events, such as parades and festivals.

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Fred Fine photograph collection, 1942-1988.

Includes photographs related to Fred Fine, the first Chicago Commissioner of Cultural Affairs. Images show Fine at arts-related events, such as art openings, and post-show receptions, often with Mayor Harold Washington, who appointed him commissioner. Some views show other government officials an...

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Greeting cards collection, 1840s-1990s

Photomechanically printed greeting cards and paper cutouts, some grouped in albums or scrapbooks, that document over a century of commercial graphic design. Holidays primarily represented are Christmas, St. Valentine's Day, New Year, Easter, Mother's Day, Father's Day, Halloween, St. Pat...

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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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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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Publicity photographs of Mayor Harold Washington of Chicago, [1985 Jan.-1987 Dec.]

Includes portraits and informal scenes of Chicago Mayor Harold Washington during his tenure as the first African American mayor of the city. Views include public events (such as parades, ribbon-cuttings, award ceremonies, community and church meetings, galas, fundraisers, press conferences, city ...

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Saint Patrick's Day Parade Programs collection, 1963-1981

This collection consists of souvenir programs from the Chicago St. Patrick's Day Parade from 1963 to 1968, and 1971 to1981.

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Scrapbook, 1912-1923.

Contains clippings from newspapers and magazines. Subjects include Jesuits, Chicago, St. Louis, St. Ignatius College, St. Ignatius Parish (Rogers Park), St. Louis University, Marquette University, Marshall Foch, spiritualism, and the Jesuit centennial celebration.

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Scrapbook, 1919-1920.

Contains articles from newspapers and magazines as well as programs, invitations, and sheet music. Subjects include Cardinal Mercier, Loyola University, St. Ignatius College, Loyola Academy, Holy Family parish, Archbishop Mundelein, Chicago Archdiocese Diamond Jubilee, and St. Ignatius Church.

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Scrapbook no. XIX (19), 1890- 1892, 1919.

Contains articles from newspapers and magazines as well as pamphlets. Subjects include Catholic history, Indian schools, education legislation, the League of Nations, and Chicago's World Fair.

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