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American Civil Liberties Union. Illinois Division. Records, 1920-1982

Documents the activities of the Illinois Division of the American Civil Liberties Union from its founding through the early 1980s. Includes case files, finances and fundraising information, individual and institutional correspondence, minutes, newsletters and publications, film, audio cassettes, ...

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Charles family papers

Miscellaneous papers, including correspondence, diplomas, certificates, and military commissions of various members of the Charles family of Chicago (Ill.), including papers from the law practice of Albert N. Charles, financial records compiled by Albert Charles and Oscar Charles, items relating ...

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Frank L. Wood Scrapbooks, 1885-1941

The collection is useful as a cross-section of churches, Chicago city-wide but primarily on the west side. There are numerous references to Grand Army of the Republic reunions as well.

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Frank W. McCulloch papers

Correspondence, notes, articles, reports, minutes, newsletters, and other papers of Frank W. McCulloch about his activities in Chicago on behalf of unemployment relief in the 1930s and labor education in the 1940s. Except for a few miscellaneous items, the collection does not extend beyond late 1...


John V. LeMoyne Papers, 1851-1889

Mainly incoming letters to Chicago lawyer and Congressman, John V. LeMoyne, from his Washington, Pennsyvania family, including his abolitionist father. Many of the letters caution against real estate speculation and reveal strong religious beliefs.

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Scammon family letters

Photocopies of transcribed letters of the Scammon family, mainly of Chicago, but also of locations in Kentucky, Michigan, and other points in the Midwest. J. Young Scammon, whose letters are included in this lot, was a prominent Chicago lawyer and civic leader. His letters to his parents back Eas...

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