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Chicago (Magazine) photograph collection, [ca. 1960-1985]

Includes visual materials relating to Chicago magazine, a monthly feature and entertainment periodical for Chicago (Ill.) and the surrounding area. Visual materials consist of images that were considered or used for publication. Topics include buildings and residences; broadcasting; several forms...

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Clara Edmunds-Hemingway papers, 1899-1958

Handwritten, typed, and published versions of songs, other musical compositions, poems, essays, short stories, and plays; correspondence; scrapbooks; lists of works by Clara Edmunds-Hemingway; biographical sketches; diaries; and miscellaneous items relating to her career as a singer (contralto), ...

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Claudia Cassidy Papers, 1880s-1996

Articles and reviews, correspondence, broadcast scripts, photographs, and clippings of the Chicago Tribune performing arts critic from 1942 to 1965. Cassidy wrote her influential "On the Aisle" column for the Tribune, then wrote freelance criticism and hosted a weekly program of arts criticism fo...

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Dan Tucker Papers, ca.1949-2013

Composer Dan Tucker worked for Chicago's American, Chicago Today, and the Chicago Tribune as a music reviewer, editor, and editorial page writer. His musical works have been performed at the Kennedy Center, CSO, His Majesties Clerkes, for the Chicago Millenium, and other venues. Additions include...

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Eddie Deerfield scrapbooks, 1945-1947

Newspaper clipping scrapbooks of Chicago Times entertainment reporter Eddie Deerfield, containing copies of his bylined column "Night Life Notebook" from April 28, 1946 to August 3, 1947. Also several 1945 and 1946 articles by Deerfield and night club advertisements quoting his reviews.

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Eunice Tietjens Papers - Additions, 1847-1972

Correspondence, works, and miscellaneous material relating to Eunice Tietjens, Chicago poet, novelist, lecturer and associate editor of Poetry: A Magazine of Verse. Also material relating to the Hammond and Strong families, Eunice Tietjens' daughter, Janet Tietjens Hart, and Eunice Tietjens' firs...

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Felix Borowski Papers, 1841-1995

Correspondence, writings, photographs, sound recordings, clippings scrapbooks, and some biographical material documenting the life of Felix Borowski, Chicago composer, musicologist, critic for the Chicago

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Frederic Grant Gleason Papers, 1852-1908

Composer, musician, music critic for the Chicago Tribune (1887-1891) and other newspapers, and director of Chicago Auditorium concerts. Papers include correspondence, diaries, sketch books, scrapbooks, programs, clippings, literary manuscripts, photographs, and other memorabilia, providing a valu...

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Great Chicago Stories photograph collection, [ca. 1992]

A set of portraits of notable Chicagoans, by photographer Tom Maday, including portraits of Gwendolyn Brooks, Joe Mantegna, Roger Ebert, Sara Paretsky, Oprah Winfrey and others, which accompanied stories in the book Great Chicago Stories, published in 1994.

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Henry Orland Papers, 1913-2000

Music manuscripts, reel-to-reel tapes, radio scripts, correspondence, clippings, and programs of this Midwestern composer, critic, educator, and conductor. Orland was a literary and music critic for the St. Louis Globe-Democrat, the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and the musicology journal Music and Ma...

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Jack Fuller Papers, 1951-2005

The literary and journalistic works, correspondence, and personal materials of Chicago journalist and novelist Jack Fuller.

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Louise Overall Weaver papers

Correspondence, notes, programs, certificates, contract (1945), awards, anniversary celebration scrapbooks of newsclippings and photographs, etc. relating to Louise Overall Weaver, a Chicago organist, pianist, and choir director who served several African American churches, especially the 44th St...

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Marcella Lally Duke collection

Photocopies of newspaper articles and letters about Marcella Lally's career as a singer on radio, WIBO in Chicago, and in experimental television in 1930 by the Western Television Company.

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Marcella Lally visual materials

Black-and-white photographic print and printed WBBM Radio Log (with annotations) related to the career of Marcella Lally, a performer on Chicago's local radio and television stations in the late 1920s-1930s. Photograph depicts Lally singing and playing the piano. Pamphlet includes images of WBBM ...

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Mervin Block Papers, 1945-2005

Danny Newman's letters (1978-2005) to Merv Block, renowned New York broadcast newswriter and editor who worked earlier in his career as a newspaper writer and editor in Chicago. Also additional materials relating to Newman, including his writings and memoirs, biographical information, newspaper c...

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Michael Loewenstein papers, 1961-1999, bulk 1968-1977

Production and design notes, sketches, drawings, photographs, magazine clippings, expense reports, correspondence, and memos related to the programs televised by WTTW Channel 11, public broadcasting in Chicago, and other productions in which Michael Loewenstein, WTTW set designer, was involved, e...

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Photographs of Midwestern radio personalities and performers, [ca. 1930s-1940s]

Portrait photographs of Midwestern radio personalities and performers that were featured on Chicago-based radio station WLS during the 1930s and 1940s, including the Prairie Ramblers, "Ethel an Wheezy," the Sleepy Hollow Boys and Girls, Russ Pike and the Modern Pioneers, the Pickard Family, the C...

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Ralph Ginsburg and Masterpiece Studios photographs, [ca. 1925-1963]

Collection composed of two parts. Part 1 is composed of views of Masterpiece Studios, Inc. (a subsidiary of the Process Corporation Card Company), located at 5400 35th Street in Cicero (Ill.), which produced Christmas cards. Includes exterior views of the Process Corporation building at 3450 Sout...

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Richard E. Stamz papers, 1906-2002

Papers, dated from 1906-2002 and undated, with the bulk of the materials dated from 1941-1993, including biographical records, correspondence, photographs, clippings, promotional materials, administrative records, master tapes, and personal research from the lifetime and broadcasting career of pi...

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Robert Marsh Papers, 1949-1986

Music scholar and Chicago Sun-Times classical music critic for over thirty years. Marsh chronicled a golden age for classical music in Chicago, including the tenures of Fritz Reiner and Georg Solti at the CSO and the Lyric Opera in its infancy. The collection includes correspondence with George S...

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Studs Terkel office files from WFMT radio station

Office files of Studs Terkel from his work at WFMT radio station in Chicago (Ill.). Includes some lists of programs and program schedules (1952-75, 1980-88), lists of programs syndicated as Studs Terkel Almanac, and information on special series of programs for Working, Hard Times, and Joy Street.

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Theodore Charles Stone papers, 1921-2001

Theodore Charles Stone (1912-1998) was a Chicago-based opera singer and journalist who served as president of both the National Association of Negro Musicians and Chicago Music Association. The Theodore Charles Stone papers span from 1929-2001 and provide insight into the African American operati...