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Adele Heineman collection, 1908

Adele Heineman, a Swedish American, taught nursing classes at St. Luke's Hospital in Chicago in the early 1900s. This collection consists of two postcards.

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Chicago Hearing Society photograph collection, 1910-1982.

Over 300 images that chronicle the history of the Chicago Hearing Society (CHS), which include various activities (bazaars, costume parties, plays and other entertainment productions, camping trips, CHS anniversaries, etc.), lipreading classes from ca. 1938 to ca. 1973 taught by Torrey and other ...

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Infant Welfare Society of Chicago collection of visual materials

Collection of views of activities of Chicago's IWS, a social service organization which resulted from a merger of the Milk Commission of Chicago and the Children's Hospital Society. Includes scenes at IWS stations with mothers and children being examined by health care staff. Photoprints and lant...


Jewish Home for the Aged photographs from the 1950s and 1960s, 1950-1969.

Relating to the residents, staff and activities of the Orthodox Jewish Home for the Aged, Beth Moshav Z'Keinim, of Chicago (Ill.) in the 1950s-1960s. Subjects include religious ceremonies, therapy for the residents and dedication ceremonies for the 1960s addition to the Home.

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Otto L. Schmidt papers, 1877-1941, bulk 1900-1935

Correspondence, news clippings, and other papers of Dr. Schmidt, a Chicago physician, historian, and German American civic leader. Materials pertain to his leadership of the Illinois State Historical Society, the Chicago Historical Society, and the Illinois Centennial Commission; participation in...


United Charities of Chicago lantern slide show collection, 1910-1930, bulk 1915-1920.

Slide presentation of views of poor economic conditions, especially of disadvantaged children in Chicago, and of programs by United Charities to educate and provide for parents and their children. Includes several slides with text.

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Urban Preceptorship Program records, 1968-1979

Correspondence, grant applications, class curricula, student files, newsletters, press releases, newspaper clippings, marketing materials, and other records of the Urban Preceptorship Program (UPP) at the University of Illinois at the Medical Center, which taught medical students, health care pro...