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Aerial views of Chicago in the 1950s, [1950-1959].
Professional quality, aerial views of Chicago (Ill.), including the lakefront and Chicago Park District properties, and some detailed views of landmark buildings such as the Edgewater Beach Hotel and Apartments buildings. Photographs of Park District properties are stamped on the back "Chicago Pa...
Aero Club of Illinois records, 1909-1951, bulk 1911-1912
This collection includes correspondence, financial papers, membership data and application forms, bylaws, historic postmarks and newsletters relative to the club's membership and operations, to early aviation in Chicago and Illinois, and to aeronautical affairs in America and abroad. The b...
Boeing to Chicago project photographic collection, 1999-2001.
Photographic prints show Boeing Company executives at Midway Airport to announce their choice of Chicago as their new headquarters city on May 10, 2001. Attending the event are Boeing's Phil Condit and John Warner, and Mayor Richard M. Daley. Images also show the press in attendance. The title of...
Frank M. Getchel slide collection, [ca. 1940-1949]
Views of Chicago by amateur photographer Getchel, including Buckingham Fountain, the Chicago Board of Trade building, the Chicago River, the Conrad Hilton Hotel, Field Museum of Natural History, gypsies on Maxwell Street, Michigan Avenue, Midway Airport, North Avenue Beach with bathers, the Railr...
Henry J. Hyde papers, 1974-2006.
The Henry J. Hyde papers consist of approximately 400 linear feet spanning the years 1974 to 2006.
John A. Casey scrapbooks, 1919-1969.
Personal scrapbooks compiled by Casey, reflecting his career as an aviation pioneer, manager of Chicago's Midway Airport, general manager of Airport Operations for Chicago, member of the Air National Guard and the Illinois Reserve Militia.
Mary DeLapp photograph collection, [ca. 1930-1932]
Images of Mary DeLapp, Martha, Ray Colson, and other pilots at Aviation Service & Transport, Inc., in Chicago (Ill.) and at Midway Airport.
Mercer Sullivan photograph collection, 1961-1968.
Panoramic and architectural views of Chicago made by Sullivan. Subjects include a few images each of Michigan Avenue, construction of the Hancock Tower, the Robie House designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, the Lincoln Park area, the Chicago skyline from Lake Michigan, demolition of the 1905 Federal Bu...
Southwest Parish & Neighborhood Federation records
Meeting minutes and agendas, correspondence, financial records, surveys, reports, project proposals, bulletins, newspaper clippings, and other records of the Southwest Parish and Neighborhood Federation (SPNF), an umbrella organization for eight neighborhood groups on Chicago's Southwest Side. Ma...