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Arthur and Lila Weinberg Papers, 1950-1988
Works, Research files, and secondary source materials created and compiled by Arthur and Lila Weinberg for their works on Clarence Darrow and other topics.
Catherine Waugh McCulloch collection, 1909-1945
The collection contains pamphlets regarding woman suffrage and Catherine Waugh's election campaign for Justice of the Peace.
Darrow Family Scrapbooks, ca. 1881-1925
Four scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, school papers and a few pieces of memorabilia. Scrapbooks contain many articles by and about the career of Clarence Darrow; also, some articles referring to Greeley, Colorado, sometime home of Clarence Darrow's son Paul, and a collection of Paul's early sch...
Ellen Nyland papers, 1940-1941
Ellen Nyland was a lawyer, Women's Bar Association President, and activist. The Ellen Nyland papers contain correspondence, minutes, clippings, and briefs.
Eugene E. Prussing Papers, 1928-1980
Manuscript autobiography and related notes by Eugene E. Prussing (interleaved with photographs and clippings). Also clippings and letters relating to Prussing’s two books on George Washington, genealogical information about the Peltzer family, and a biography of father Ernst Prussing.
Florence Kelley collection, 1894-1981
Florence Kelley (1859-1932) was a social worker, reformer, lawyer, suffragist, and confirmed socialist. In 1891, she left her husband and moved to Chicago with her three children to become a resident of Hull-House. In 1892, Kelley was appointed by Governer Atgeld as the state's first chief factor...
Harold Gilden papers, 1950-1969
The Harold Gilden papers consist almost entirely of dockets and evidence relating to labor disputes which were arbitrated by Mr. Gilden. The majority of these disputes concern the railroad brotherhoods, although some cases relate to the airlines and to manufacturing. Also included in the collecti...
Helen Cirese papers, 1915-1974
Helen Cirese was one of the leading women jurists in Illinois. The collection includes nominating petitions, campaign letters, election handbills, certificates of election, a high school literary magazine, student records correspondence, an Inter-American Commission of Women bulletin, Illinois Ba...