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Chicago Teachers Union records, ca.1870-2017, bulk 1930-2015

The records of the Chicago Teachers Union are primarily textual and include meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, reports, financial information, contracts, publications, clippings, flyers, scrapbooks, materials for mass distribution, and general office files created by the CTU, the...


Jane Addams papers

Miscellaneous letters and other documents by and to Jane Addams. Includes the Nobel Prize certificate (1931). Letter to Mrs. Potter Palmer - does not wish her name used in Mrs. Palmer's dealings with Mr. Powderly and the Knights of Labor; unable to have dinner with her, but will be glad to stop b...


Madeline Wallin Sikes papers

Correspondence, minutes, monographs, reports, recommendations, handbills, newsclippings, notes, poems, and other papers of Madeline Wallin Sikes, a Chicago teacher and clubwoman and wife of George Cushing Sikes. Includes correspondence with her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Alfred M. Wallin, and material...


Sheli Lulkin papers, 1859, 1972-2008.

The Sheli Lulkin papers span from 1974 to 2007 with some undated material. The collection is a combination of biographical and professional information. The bulk of the collection documents Lulkin's work with organizations concerned about the welfare of Chicago's far north side. The organization ...

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Sidney Lens and Shirley Lens collection of photographs, [ca. 1931-1982]

Materials relating to Sidney Lens and Shirley Lens (Mr. and Mrs. Sidney Lens), consisting primarily of photographs (most removed from albums) of labor organizing events, international travel, and friends; postcards; and some non-graphic material from the Lens' international travels. Photographs f...

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