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Arthur I. Jacobson collection of Chicago scenes, ca. 1950.

Views of Chicago probably taken by Jacobson. Includes elevated views and street views of the Loop commercial district; public transportation such as buses, elevated trains and trolley cars; scenes at a military camp; ships on Lake Michigan; a pipe organ (in a movie theater?); and machinery at the...

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Don Lawson papers

Correspondence, books by Lawson, book reviews, research files, biographical materials, playbills, photographs, and other papers of Don Lawson, a Chicago author who wrote non-fiction books on historical and political subjects for young adult readers. Also present are some papers of Lawson's wife, ...

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Photographs by David Fishman, [ca. 1940-1970]

The album contains personal photographs taken by photographer Fishman, primarily of life at United States Army base Fort Francis Warren (Wyo.), where he was stationed from 1941-1945. Includes some photographs of training and mess hall activities, but most images are portraits or show social activ...

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