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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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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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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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