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Baird & Warner building exterior negatives, Approximately 1940-1947.

Nitrate negatives depicting exterior views of residential buildings at and near 1633-41 Hinman Ave in Evanston (Ill.) and 1300 West Washington (Dr. Abraham Grosbeck Residence), 5329 West Ainslie, 26th Street, and 59 East Walton Place in Chicago (Ill.). Also included is an image of the Second Bapt...

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Chicago properties photograph collection, [1952-1962, bulk 1952]

Primarily includes views taken in 1952 of buildings and property lots in the central business district, called the Loop area, in Chicago (Ill.). Buildings and lots have been photographed sequentially as one moves around the block. Some streets include Adams Street, Clark Street, Dearborn Street, ...

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F.W. Clark Papers, 1875-1916

Correspondence and papers of Frederick W. Clark, Chicago building contractor and construction company president. Includes business and some personal correspondence, plus account books and trusteeship papers.

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Lake Michigan Mortgage Company records

Land and building appraisals, newspaper clippings, brochures, flyers, photographs, blueprints, and other materials relating to the appraisal work of the Lake Michigan Mortgage Company, a business involved in mortgage financing and construction loans. Materials predominantly illustrate properties ...

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Lawrence E. Dicke collection of Chicago storefront and residence photographs, ca. 1880-1885.

Mounted photographs and nitrate negatives of Chicago storefonts and residences with people--presumably business owners, residents, staff and/or patrons--informally posed in front of the buildings. Businesses include bars and liquor stores, butcher shops, clothing stores and tailors, grocery store...

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Marshall Field and Company real estate album, 1934-1936.

Leather-bound album containing photographs (7 1/2 x 10 1/2 in. or smaller) and architectural drawings of buildings in the Chicago (Ill.) area owned by Marshall Field & Company. Labels tell description and address, date acquired, purchase price, lot dimensions, rental area dimensions, occupancy pe...

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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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Tom Neumann collection of visual material, [ca. 1900-1989]

Primarily includes visual materials relating to the South Shore community in Chicago (Ill.) and the South Shore Historical Society. Includes views of apartment houses and single family houses, streetscapes, railroad stations, and businesses. Some images show the South Shore Country Club and peopl...

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William A. Wieboldt papers

Letters by William A. Wieboldt, chiefly from Chicago (Ill.), to his parents and others in Germany near Bremen beginning when he was thirteen years old, 1871-1886 (40 items, in German with modern German transcriptions and English translations). Also a few letters by other family members. A photoco...

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