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Hedrich-Blessing photograph collection, part 2, [ca. 1969-1989, bulk 1970-1979]

Photographic archive of primarily 1970s work produced by Hedrich-Blessing, a Chicago-based commercial photography firm specializing in architectural and design photography. Images show exterior and interior views of buildings and structures, including commercial, cultural, educational, government...

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Illinois state signs collection of visual materials, [ca. 1950-1959]

Primarily negatives, photographs, and printed material related to the official signage and logos of the state of Illinois in the Capitol at Springfield and other state agencies, created by Pearson, faculty member of Chicago's Institute of Design. Includes employee uniform badges and patches, stat...

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J. W. Taylor's photograph series collection on Chicago, 1880s.

Views of various buildings in Chicago photographed by commercial photographer Taylor. Primarily includes department stores, civic buildings, public buildings, office buildings, and houses. Most buildings are identified.

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James Parker collection, 1900-2003

James S. Parker owned the firm Copelin Commercial Photographs that operated continuously in Chicago beginning in 1856. Mr. Parker's association with the firm began in the 1960s, first as a partner, then as sole owner. The collection's nearly 1,000,000 photographic negatives and prints extensively...

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Richard H. Newhouse, Jr. papers, 1953-1997, bulk 1963-1995

Correspondence, reports, news clippings, speeches, legal documents, biographical materials, and other papers of Richard H. Newhouse, Illinois State Senator, 1967-1989, from Chicago's South Side. Topics include discriminatory employment practices, especially in the construction industry; educati...

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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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