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Arthur Rubloff papers
Correspondence, newspaper clippings, and notes about Arthur Rubloff's activities as a Chicago real estate developer and advocate for civic improvement. Includes minutes and other files of the Greater North Michigan Avenue Association (GNMA), 1947-1966 (4 boxes), some related to the Magnificent Mi...
Chicago (Ill.) Dept. of Planning records about the Near North Side
Architectural drawings and renderings for Lake Shore Drive near the Oak Street interchange, rapid transit subway plans, Near North Side sidewalk plans, a map of land use for the Near North Side as of January 1970, and a metropolitan transportation study map. All records pertaining to the Chicago ...
Chicago Plan Commission lantern slide collection, 1910s-1930s.
Collection of lantern slides used by the Chicago Plan Commission, which was formed in 1909 as an outcome of the Burnham Plan. Slides were used to illustrate lectures that were given to organizations and businesses to promote the Plan. Subjects include street, park, and lakefront improvements espe...
Fort Dearborn Project records, 1948-1959
The Fort Dearborn Project was an urban renewal project initiated in 1949 by Arthur Rubloff, realtor and chairman of Arthur Rubloff Company. The collection consists of correspondence, financial records, reports, minutes, by-laws, questionnaires, photographs, and published materials.