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Alice Hamilton collection, 1913-1995

This collection includes published material by Alice Hamilton, newspaper clippings regarding her career, a commemorative U.S. postage stamp, and a book review of Barbara Sicherman's biography. Correspondence with Nicolette Malone, Lea D. Taylor, Russell Ward Ballard, and Francesca Molinaro is als...

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Bertha Van Hoosen papers, 1931-1960

Dr. Bertha Van Hoosen was the first female faculty member of the University of Illinois College of Medicine. She experimented with the use of scopolamine-morphine anesthesia in surgery and received the highest score in the 1913 Civil Service Board examinations for gynecological staff at Cook Coun...

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Ellenor T. Dolowy papers, 1932-1957

This collection contains a set of diaries kept by Ellenor Dolowy while she was district supervisor for the Visiting Nurse Association of Chicago. The diaries contain photographs and descriptions of the people visited by the VNA.

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Lenora Linson photograph collection, ca. 1900-1960 (bulk ca. 1930-1960)

Photographs by Lenora Linson, a Wisconsin native who resided in Chicago while a nurse at Cook County Hospital, located on Chicago's Near West Side. Images include nurses and doctors of Cook County Hospital on duty, live birth scenes, hospital equipment in use, hospital interiors, the Cook County ...

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Liberty Drug Company photographs, [1884; 1922; ca. 1930-1961]

Photographs relating to the Liberty Drug store ca. 1884 to ca. 1960 and the Liberty Plaza Shopping Center 1960-1961 in Chicago, including interior and exterior views of the original store and the later shopping plaza. Most images date to the 1950s and 1960s and depict neighborhood customers and e...

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Roland V. Libonati papers

Correspondence with friends and political constituents; copies of speeches, reports, drafts of legislation, and appointment books; reference files containing newsclippings, letters, and brochures on various civic and political organizations, and other papers of Roland Victor Libonati, a Chicago l...

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United Charities of Chicago collection of visual materials, [ca. 1909-1967]

Includes photoprints primarily relating to the activities, facilities, and people serving and using UCC. Activities show children in educational, play, camp, and health care settings, and participating in and receiving food service. Some scenes show infants and small children at Mary Crane and ot...