1 to of 37 Archival Collections shown

Anti-war rally in Federal Plaza in Chicago, 2002 Oct. 2.

Anti-war rally in Federal Plaza, ca. 200 S. Dearborn Street, Chicago (Ill.), by about 1000 people protesting against the Bush Administration's preparations for war in Iraq.

View tags

Chicago 1992 Committee photographs, 1982-1992.

Photographs from the Chicago 1992 Committee, an activist organization formed in 1982 to monitor the plans for the 1992 world's fair in Chicago (Ill.), which was not held. Includes pictures of Lew Kreinberg of the Jewish Council on Urban Affairs in a Western hat.

View tags

Chicago Area Draft Resisters records

Newsletters, newspaper clippings, publications, fliers, correspondence, testimonials, and other records of the Chicago Area Draft Resisters (CADRE), which opposed the U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War, especially the U.S. selective services system that drafted men to serve in the armed forces d...

View tags

Chicago building clearance photographs, 1939-1958

Primarily exterior views of property west, north, and south of the Loop, to be acquired by the City of Chicago in order to be demolished for various expressway and building projects. Most of structures depicted no longer exist. Almost all are in areas now occupied by the Kennedy, Eisenho...

View tags

Chicago Journal photograph collection, [ca. 1976-1984]

Photographs from The Chicago Journal: The South Side's Free Newsweekly, a neighborhood newspaper. Includes images of Chicago's south side, such as residential streets, public housing, and businesses. Includes images of the Pullman and Douglas communities. Many photographs show people, often invol...

Chicago Reporter (periodical) photograph collection, 1970-1988.

Photographs from the files of the Chicago Reporter news publication by the Community Renewal Society. Includes individuals active in the Chicago area as well as images of different types of people including political activists, illegal aliens, actors, government employees, immigrants, lawyers, po...

Chicago Reporter (periodical) records, 1972-1989

Correspondence, reports, research files, periodicals, news releases, news clippings, interview transcripts, mailing lists, data sheets, and other materials related to the Chicago Reporter organization as well as its publications concerning civil rights issues within the Chicagoland area....

Chicago Teachers Union records, ca.1870-2017, bulk 1930-2015

The records of the Chicago Teachers Union are primarily textual and include meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, reports, financial information, contracts, publications, clippings, flyers, scrapbooks, materials for mass distribution, and general office files created by the CTU, the...

Chicago Teachers Union visual materials, ca. 1910-2012, bulk 1980-2000

Black-and-white and color photographic prints, negatives, slides, and albums related to the work and promotion of the Chicago Teachers Union and its predecessors. Images depict union leaders, committees, conferences, meetings and activities, including demonstrations against payless paydays...

View tags

Chicago Women's Liberation Union photographs, 1968-1977.

Images related to the Chicago Women's Liberation Union (CWLU). Activities and issues the group was involved with included equal job treatment and wages for women, abortion rights, women's heath, a legal clinic for women, rape project, graphics collective, and publications, such as "Womankind," CW...

Chicagoland-in-pictures slides 1983 donation, 1961-1983 (bulk 1982-1983).

Images, mostly made September 1982-March 1983 (but some date as early as 1961), by these photographers: Howard Anderson, Charles Johnson, Jim Lattimer, H. Michgelson, Casey Prunchunas, Robert Reiter, and Jack Schwab. Views include demolition of buildings at Cabrini Green; activities on Calumet ha...

View tags

Chicagoland-in-pictures slides 1985 donation, 1962-1985 (bulk 1984-1985).

Images, mostly made Sept. 1984- March 1985 (but some date as early as 1962), by these photographers: Doris M. Adair, Howard Anderson, Jeanne Halama, Karl Hofmeister, Betty Kubis, Earl Kubis, John McCarthy, John J. Mariana, Robert A. Mata, Don Michalski, Jack Monsarrat, Casey Prunchunas, Norris Ro...

View tags

Church Federation of Greater Chicago photograph collection, Part 2, 1956-1965.

Photographs from the CFGC documenting television and radio programs originated by the Federation, meetings, staff members, religious services, community projects, and civil rights marches. Much material is unidentified.

View tags

Coalition of Labor Union Women, Chicago Chapter records, 1971-1996

Meeting minutes, membership materials, newsletters, bulletins, newspaper clippings, correspondence, reports, resolutions, event programs, invitations, and other records of the Coalition of Labor Union Women, Chicago Chapter. Materials were compiled by Lois Rosen, a Chicago political ...

View tags

Collection of photographs by Michael Vollan, 1968-approximately 1970.

Black-and-white and color photographic digital prints (11 x 14 in.) showing the 1968 Democratic Convention demonstrations in Chicago (5 items), a 1970 rally in support of the students and victims of the Kent State University shootings (2 items), and unidentified demonstrations held in Chicago (3 ...

View tags

Crane Company photograph albums, 1905-1918.

Photographs showing the Crane Company's 50th anniversary of the managers of Branch House celebration/picnic, July 4, 1905, and patriotic demonstrations at the Chicago works, 1918.

View tags

Declan Haun collection of visual materials, [ca. 1958-1994]

The major images by photojournalist Declan Haun, including photographs made while working for the Charlotte Observer ,1958-1963; and as freelancer for the Black Star agency, 1963-1994, the bulk in 1963-1976 while he resided in Chicago, and a copy of a short motion-picture film: Real Self. The col...

View tags

Declan Haun papers, 1959-1994

Professional, family, and personal correspondence of photojournalist Declan Haun as well as notes and reflections, mid-1960s; small notebooks (58 v.) about assignments, lists, etc., 1960-1990; date book calendars, 1967-1983; examples of Haun's published photo essays; items on education...

View tags

Elliot Nathanson collection of anti-war protest photographs, 2003 Mar. 5-Apr. 5.

Images of a series of protests against the Iraq War that were held in downtown Chicago (Ill.). Views include marchers, protestors with signs, and Chicago police officers in riot gear. Protest locations include the Water Tower, Daley Plaza, and Lake Shore Drive.

View tags

Gerald L. Sbarboro collection of photographs, [1970-1976]

Album of black-and-white and color photographic prints documenting the career of Judge Gerald L. Sbarboro. Also included is a press release and other documents about Sbarboro. Includes views of protestors urging more money for Illinois schools, probably from the period when he was serving on the ...

View tags

Illinois Council to Repeal the Draft records, 1962-1975

Office files of Richard Weston, coordinator/president of the Illinois Council to Repeal the Draft (ICRD), including Weston's files on the draft, 1962-1971; form letters, notices, and clippings of letters to the editor from various newspapers; tearsheets from the Congressional Record and other pub...

View tags

Luis Kutner papers

Correspondence; news clipping scrapbooks; manuscripts of legal articles, fiction, poetry, short stories; some legal and business records; and sound recordings of radio interviews of Luis Kutner, a lawyer who became involved in public-interest lawsuits and other high-profile cases in Chicago and i...

Max R. Naiman photograph collection, 1951-1969.

Includes visual materials related to the career of Max R. Naiman, a Chicago labor attorney and progressive movement activist. Images include a portrait of Naiman, Naiman (?) at a demonstration, and two views showing people seated at banquet tables for class reunions of the John Marshall Law Schoo...

View tags

Midwest Women's Center (Chicago, Ill.) photograph collection, [ca. 1970s]

Views of demonstrations for the Equal Rights Amendment, activities of the Chicago Women's Liberation Union and of Womenspace, and modern prints of historical photographs of women.

View tags