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Claude A. Barnett collection of visual materials

Primarily photoprints of Afro-Americans collected during Barnett's career as founder and director of the Chicago-based Associated Negro Press (1919-1964), some images photographed by Gordon Parks. Includes Black events and significant personalities in diverse fields supplied to the ANP for distri...


WIND and WBBM Radio Scripts, 1943-1945, 1943-1945

The WIND and WBBM Radio Scripts Collection is approximately 0.19 cubic feet in size and dates from 1943 to 1945. The scripts come from the personal papers of Helen Mary Knox, a writer and broadcaster for those stations in the 1940s. They provide insight into life in Chicago during World War II, i...

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