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Arthur L. Berman papers, 1977-2003

The Arthur L. Berman papers consist of 17 linear feet spanning the years 1977 to 2003 (bulk 1990 to 2002) and contain biographical information, correspondence, press releases, news clippings, photographs, awards, campaign materials and memorabilia.

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Carol Ronen papers, 1952-2009.

The Carol Ronen Papers consist of materials relating to Carol's public life, Democratic Party activism, and time in public office. These documents include personal items, campaign memorabilia, information on political causes, speeches, recommendations, correspondence, newspaper and magazine artic...

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Carolyn Farrell papers, 1942-2006.

The Carolyn Farrell Papers span the years 1942 to 2006 and document her B.V.M. work, public service, and career as an administrator in higher education. Included in these papers are correspondence, campaign materials, pictures, interviews, and speeches.

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Catherine McHugh, BVM papers, 1974-2009.

The Catherine McHugh, BVM Papers consist of materials relating to Katie's professional life, particularly her efforts to obtain housing for aging religious and her work to get the Catherine McHugh Apartments built. These documents include correspondence, newsletters, and newspaper articles. The m...

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Henry J. Hyde papers, 1974-2006.

The Henry J. Hyde papers consist of approximately 400 linear feet spanning the years 1974 to 2006.

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Lyrl Clark Van Hyning, papers, 1881-1982.

The materials in this collection are mainly related to Lyrl Clark Van Hyning's activities as a political activist. This collection also includes many items regarding Lyrl's family. Generally, the materials include correspondence, newspaper articles, speeches, handwritten notes, journals, books, p...

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Margaret (Peggy) Roach papers, 1927-2006.

The papers of Margaret Roach span the years 1955-2001 and document her work in social and racial justice issues. Addendum 1 spans the years 1958-2003 and includes materials on Wednesdays in Mississippi. Addendum 2 spans the years 1938 to her death in 2006. The collection primarily consists of pho...

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Marion Kennedy Volini papers, 1956-1993.

Marion Kennedy Volini's papers pertain primarily to her tenure as Alderman of the 48th Ward.

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Mollie Lieber West papers, 1916-2008.

The papers of Mollie Sheiman Lieber West span from 1916 to 2008. They are organized into thematic topics, and chronologically within each series. They document West's activities as a labor activist and women's rights advocate. Most of the materials are secondary sources she saved and closely refl...


Patricia F. Polos papers, 1964-2003.

The Patricia Fletcher Polos Papers span the period from 1964-2003 and consist of materials related to the fight to pass the Equal Rights Amendment in Illinois. Most of the items included are publications from the State of Illinois regarding the Equal Rights Amendment and the status of women.

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Project IRENE records, 1990-2012.

The records of Project IRENE span the years from 1990 to 2012 and consist mainly of project/subject files, reports, and some organizational records such as correspondence, photographs, meeting minutes, and newsletters. Subjects include women and welfare, Illinois State Government, temporary Aid f...


Scott Stantis papers, 2010-2015.

This collection contains original ink and paper drawings, digital versions of drawings, and notebooks created by Scott Stantis. The collection currently spans the years 2010 to 2015 and subjects include Chicago, Illinois, sports, politics, weather, Richard M. Daley, Rahm Emanuel, gun control, ele...

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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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Scrapbook vol. 8, 1881-1892.

Contains clippings from newspapers and magazines as well as notes, pamphlets, and flyers. Subjects include United States presidential elections, rail road strikes, St. Mary's Church (Chicago), labor, temperance, Cardinal Manning, slavery, spiritism, Jesuits, socialism, Catholic history, Chicago h...

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Scrapbook vol. IV, 1877-1900.

Contains clippings from newspapers and magazines as well as flyers and bulletins. Subjects include Catholic History, Jesuits, labor, the temperance movement, education, missions, journalism,Chicago history, and politics.

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Scrapbook vol. XIII, 1872-1893.

Contains articles and clippings from newspapers and magazines. Subjects include United States Congress, Ireland, Belgium, Jesuits, William J. Onahan, Native Americans, elections, Catholic history, Kulturkampf laws, Chicago history, labor, Communism, Germany, Haymarket riots,Catholic Foresters, Wo...

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Scrapbook vol. XIII, 1872-1893.

Contains articles and clippings from newspapers and magazines. Subjects include United States Congress, Ireland, Belgium, Jesuits, William J. Onahan, Native Americans, elections, Catholic history, Kulturkampf laws, Chicago history, labor, Communism, Germany, Haymarket riots,Catholic Foresters, Wo...

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UNIFEM/USA Chicago Chapter records, 1990-2001.

The papers of the Greater Chicago Chapter of UNIFEM/USA span the years 1990 to 2001 and document the organization and activities of the chapter. Included are annual statements of the purpose and goals. In addition there is extensive material on UNIFEM/USA of which the Chicago Chapter was a dues p...

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Women Alive! Exhibit records, 1980-2003

The Women Alive! Exhibit collection spans from 1980 to 2003. This collection is divided into three series: Series one relates primarily to planning and implementation of the exhibit, Series 2 includes all applicable AV material, and Series 3 actual exhibition items.

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Women, Ministry and the City records, 1946-2002.

The Women, Ministry, and the City Records span the period 1946 to 2002.

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Women's International League for Peace and Freedom records, 1968-1994.

The records in this collection belonged to Rose Wheeler, who was a board member of the Chicago branch of WILPF. Many of the documents are directly related to the Chicago branch and also includes some national WILPF material. In addition, the collection contains issues of WILPF magazine, Peace and...

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