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Chase family papers

Letterpress copy book of outgoing letters (1869 Feb. 22-1874 Apr. 15; 449 p. plus 9 p. index to addressees); abstract of title entries without names of property owners (1857-1866; 54 p.) for land in Townships 35-42 and for other property in and around Chicago; the first certificate of title issue...

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Herma Clark papers, ca. 1930-1947.

Personal and business correspondence relating to Chicago journalist Herma Clark's writings, family matters, and realty business in Chicago and Florida. Includes letters and notes; fan mail; play scripts, texts of speeches, manuscripts of books and columns; songs, poetry, sayings, epitaphs, and re...

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Stereographs collection (Chicago History Museum, Research Center), [ca. 1859-1949]

Collection contains views primarily of buildings and street scenes in Chicago; important American and Chicago events; and allegorical or amusing story sets. Topics include Civil War, Chicago before and after the Great Fire of 1871. Collection contains mostly commercially-produced stereoscopic pri...

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William F. Ryan photograph collection, ca. 1850-1900.

Collection of lantern slides depicting Chicago scenes, which were part of a collection belonging to 34th Ward Alderman William F. Ryan. Includes images of municipal buildings, hotels, churches, and railroad and shipping facilities before and after theGreat Fire of 1871, as well as views of the Wo...

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William R. Manierre album of stereographic views of Chicago before and after the Great Fire, [ca. 1870-1871]

Album containing stereograph photographs of buildings, street intersections, and other city sites before and after the Great Chicago Fire of 1871. The album was assembled by William R. Manierre.

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