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Chicago Press Club Records, 1880-1987

The Chicago Press Club existed from 1880 to 1987 as a meeting place for journalists. The collection consists of the official newsletter of the Club, minutes of the Board of Governors' meetings 1949-1987, guest books of club visitors, miscellaneous records and portraits of Club Presidents by Chica...

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Englewood Newspaper Collection, 1878-1934.

Newspapers published in the Englewood neighborhood.

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John T. McCutcheon Cartoons, 1901-[194-].

This collection contains 79 original pen and ink cartoons on illustration board dating from 1901 through the early 1940s. The bulk of these were created during McCutcheon's time with the Chicago Tribune from 1903-1946. The subjects of the cartoons range from local to international events and issu...

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Marjorie Stewart Joyner Papers

A wide vareity of materials span nearly seventy years, from the early 1920s to the early 1990s. Included are materials related to Mme C.J. Walker Manufacturing Company and Beauty Schools, UBSOTA (United Beauty School Owners and Teachers Association), Alpha Chi Pi Omega, Chicago Defender Charities...

Max Meier Papers, 1906-1947

This collection documents Max Meier's 1947 exhibit of Chicago playbills, programs and scrapbooks at the Chicago Public Library. Collection includes photographs and clippings, as well as examples of Meier s correspondence.

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South Shore Newspaper Collection, 1894-1982.

The collection contains issues of 13 newspapers related to the South Shore neighborhood.

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Theater portrait and clipping files, 1894-1945.

Collection consists of portraits and clippings relating to actors, actresses, dancers, singers and vaudeville performers who performed on Chicago stages as well as in New York, London and smaller venues across the United States and Europe.

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Theater Scrapbooks "10-13", 1900-1928.

Materials include photographs and portraits clipped from sources such as newspapers, periodicals and programs, as well as parts of programs themselves, newspaper articles and reviews.

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West Side Newspaper Collection, 1880-1966.

This collection consists of partial runs of various West Side area newspapers.

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