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Chicago illustrated, 1866-1867.

Images of Chicago (Ill.) in the early nineteenth century that were lithographed from original drawings by Louis Kurz. Scenes include prominent buildings, streets, and views of Chicago. Buildings include public buildings, hotels, railroad stations, churches, theaters, waterworks, and gas works. St...

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City Club of Chicago records

Correspondence, minutes, reports, newsclippings, forum notices, financial and membership materials, and other records of the City Club of Chicago, an organization founded in 1903 to investigate and improve municipal conditions in Chicago (Ill.). Topics include city and state government, revenue, ...


Collection of prints published by Jevne & Almini of Chicago (Ill.), 1866-1867.

Contains original lithographic prints of Chicago (Ill.) in the early ninteenth century that were based on original drawings by Louis Kurz. Scenes include prominent buildings, streets, and views of Chicago. Buildings include public buildings, hotels, railroad stations, churches, theaters, waterwor...

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J. W. Taylor photograph album, [ca. 1885-1900]

Primarily views of Chicago's main streets, large commercial buildings, and residences of prominent Chicagoans. Streets include Clark, Lake Shore Drive, Michigan Avenue, Randolph, South Water and State Streets. Commercial buildings include major hotels, Board of Trade, Real Estate Board, Chamber o...


Marshall M. Holleb papers, 1943-2004, bulk 1950-1998

Correspondence, memoranda, press releases, meeting minutes, scholarly articles, reports, publications, newspaper clippings, and administrative, legal, and financial documents of Marshall M. Holleb, a Chicago lawyer and real estate developer active in politics and philanthropy. The majority of the...

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Neltnor and Anthony family papers

Correspondence and other personal papers of Shelley Butler Neltnor, Frank D. Anthony and Cornelia Neltnor Anthony, and other Neltnor family members. Includes letters from theatrical and political celebrities to Mrs. Anthony, 1870-1932; and materials concerning a joint appearance of Abraham Lincol...

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Otto L. Schmidt photograph collection, ca. 1900-1939.

Photographs reflecting the life and career of Otto L. Schmidt, a trustee (1899-1935) and president of the board of trustees (1923-1927) of Chicago Historical Society. Includes broadsides relating to social and political events, some relating to German Americans, in Chicago and Illinois. Social ev...

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