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8th Day Center for Justice records, 1968-2011.

The 8th Day Center for Justice Records consist of materials related to the organization's social justice activism in the Chicago area, spanning from 1968 until 2011. The records contain administrative and program materials, flyers and posters, news articles, research files, newsletters and public...


Ada María Isasi-Díaz, Ph.D., papers, 1974-2005.

The Ada María Isasi-Díaz papers contain published and unpublished materials that relate to her interests in feminist theology and social justice. Included are books, professional journals, articles, newspapers, pamphlets, booklets, and bulletins.

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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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Baptist Ministers' Conference, Chicago. Records, 1889-1910

The Baptist Ministers’ Conference was instrumental in the founding of the University of Chicago in response to John D. Rockefeller's pledge to support the founding of a new of higher education in Chicago. The Records consist of conference minutes from 1889-1909 as well as reports on committee wor...

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Carol Frances Jegen, B.V.M., Ph. D., papers, 1958-2009.

The papers of Carol Frances Jegen, B.V.M., Ph. D., span the years 1958 to 2009 and primarily document her writings and lectures. Included are awards, lecture notes, correspondence, book reviews, articles, and audio-visual materials. Topics include the Blessed Virgin Mary, Jesus Christ, civil diso...

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Cathedral Shelter of Chicago records, 1921-1970

The Cathedral Shelter was established in 1919 as a social service agency of the Episcopal Diocese of Chicago. The collection consists of annual reports, case files, correspondence, by-laws, minutes, newsletters, newspaper clippings, photographs, and published material pertaining to the operation ...

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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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Chicago Clergy Consultation Service records, 1965-1975

Twenty-six ministers and rabbis founded the Clergy Consultation Service or CCS in New York City in 1967 to help provide women with access to safe abortions. The CCS gathered information about abortion providers, counseled women seeking abortion, and referred patients to physicians who practiced i...

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Chicago Women-Church records, 1993-2003.

The papers of Chicago Women-Church span the years 1993-2003 and document the creation of CWC as a faith community. There is a mission statement of around 1994 and a new mission statement of 2000. Correspondence with various organizations and many liturgies/rituals from the twice monthly meetings ...

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Church Women United in Illinois records, 1912-2009.

The Church Women United in Illinois (CWUI) Records span from 1912 to 2009, with the bulk of material from 1980 to 1998. The collection is arranged thematically, with no subseries. The material pertains mainly to the organization and administration of the CWUI and includes the records of the Execu...

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Church Women United of Wilmette records, 1946-2007.

CWUW spans 1946-2007, with the majority of the records dating from 1970s to 2007. The collection is arranged into four thematic series: Administrative History, Activities & Campaigns, Publications, and Oversized Materials. The bulk of the collection corresponds to the history and administrative h...

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Donna Quinn, O.P., papers, 1975-2000.

The Donna Quinn papers span from 1975 to 2000 and are arranged alphabetically within each series.

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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...


George F. Drury, Ph.D., papers, 1934-1998

The George F. Drury, Ph.D., papers comprise 2.0 linear feet spanning the years 1934 to 1998 (bulk 1943-1959) and include interviews, articles, notes, correspondence, yearbooks, programs, transcripts, minutes, lecture and talk notes, papers, schedules, reports, certificates, photos, books, magazin...

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Gretchen Leppke papers, 1954-2009.

The original collection and addendum were consolidated and reprocessed to create the Gretchen Leppke Papers. These papers consist of four series and three subseries; they span from 1954 to 2009.

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Guide to the Papers of the Clergy Consultation Service, 1967-1979

E. Spencer Parsons served as chairman of both the Chicago Clergy Consultation Service on Problem Pregnancies and the Illinois Clergy Consultation Service. This collection contains articles and newspaper ephemera on abortion, his files related to the National Clergy Consultation Service on Abortio...

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Helen Sauer Brown papers, 1944-1998

The Helen Sauer Brown Papers are divided between personal/family papers and academic papers. Personal and family papers include photographs, wedding and anniversary mementos, statements on War Tax Resistance and the Equal Rights Amendment, and the story of her husband's prisoner of war experience...

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Irma Corcoran, BVM, papers, 1876-2001.

The Irma Corcoran, B.V.M., Ph. D., Papers span the years 1876 to 2001, but are predominantly from 1926 to 2001 and consist of calendars and diaries, dissertation materials, correspondence, research on Thomas Holme, poems, photographs, and manuscripts.

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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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Marjorie Stewart Joyner Papers

A wide vareity of materials span nearly seventy years, from the early 1920s to the early 1990s. Included are materials related to Mme C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company and Beauty Schools, UBSOTA (United Beauty School Owners and Teachers Association), Alpha Chi Pi Omega, Chicago Defender Charities...


Marjorie Tuite, O.P., collection, 1917-1996.

The Marjorie Tuite Collection span the years 1917-1988, with the predominant dates being 1956-1987, and have been divided into sixteen series including biographical material, correspondence, handwritten notes, talks and interviews, publications, organizational affiliations, and memorials. These p...

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Mary Griffin, Ph. D., papers, 1920-1998.

The Mary Griffin, Ph. D, Papers span from 1920 to 1998 and cover her time as a professor and administrator at Mundelein College. These papers consist of biographical materials, correspondence, and books written by Dr. Griffin in addition to syllabi, papers, and lecture notes for both the graduate...

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Nuevo Mundo records, 1957-2004.

These records span from 1957-2004 and cover the founding of Nuevo Mundo; the academic and professional records of Pat McTeague and Sonya Rendon; the administration and operation of Nuevo Mundo; audio and video cassettes of interviews with the founders and personnel of the school; and photographs ...

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Orlando Redekopp Collection, 1958-2005

An element of the Chicago Anti-Apartheid Movement Collection, the Orlando Redekopp Collection is comprised of materials related to Redekopp's time as an activist and South African election observer. During the 1980s and 1990s, Redekopp, along with his wife Joan Gerig, lived in Chicago and partici...

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