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Alicia Finkel papers

The Alicia Finkel papers contain correspondence, press clippings and publicity, miscellaneous notes, published articles by Alicia Finkel, sketches of costume and set designs, and slides.

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Ars Musica Chicago records

This collection documents the activities of the non-profit organization Ars Musica Chicago. The records include governance documents, administrative reports, concert music and research notes, concert programs and recordings, applications for grants to fund the organization, and workshop materials...

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Batya Goldman zine collection

This collection represents Batya Goldman's personal collection of zines and is composed primarily of comic and poetry zines. It also includes zines on other subjects such as art, culture, erotica, literature, music, personal, zine related resources, social/political issues, and special interests.

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Bella Itkin papers

The Bella Itkin papers contain director's scripts, photographs, publicity, videotaped lectures, scrapbooks, awards, notes, class materials and syllabi, and memorial materials related to Dr. Bella Itkin. Itkin's 1954 dissertation from Case Western University, "The Patterns of Verbal Imagery as Fou...

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Bill Granger papers

This collection contains correspondence, contracts, early writings, manuscripts, proofs, and much of the journalism of Bill Granger as a Chicago reporter, newspaper columnist, and novelist. It also includes personal documents, photographs, and childhood items.

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Chicago Great Lakes Underground Press collection

Donated zines from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin are added to the collection. No attempt is made to collect all issues of any one title; rather the collection reflects the ephemeral nature of the zines, broadly representing various types of publication in the g...

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Chicago Park District collection

This collection was assembled by a neighborhood resident during her work on various advisory boards and citizen action groups in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood during the 1980s and 1990s. In the course of her work she received and retained Park District reports, correspondence, and files. Thi...

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Collection on Friends of the Parks

This collection includes documents from the Friends of the Parks organization. The materials in the collection came from a variety of sources: Lincoln Park Advisory Council, Lincoln Park Conservation Association and the affiliated neighborhood organizations.

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Collection on McCormick Theological Seminary

The McCormick Theological Seminary Collection contains publications, newspaper clippings, correspondence, maps, ephemera, and photographs related to the history of the McCormick Theological Seminary.

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DePaul University Buildings Photographs collection

DePaul University Buildings Photographs collection contains photographs depicting current and past buildings across all of DePaul University's campuses. The collection features interior and exterior shots of many buildings, as well as images documenting construction and demolition work.

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DePaul University Student Affairs Athletics records

Athletic competition is a long standing tradition at DePaul, and this collection contains ephemera related to a wide range of sports, from football teams of the early 1900s to modern day basketball. For a quick introduction to the history of DePaul football, a chronology transcribed from the DePa...

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DePaul University Theatre records

This collection documents the early history of theatre at DePaul, the merger with the Goodman School of Drama, and subsequent years of the Theatre School. Records document teaching and academics at each institution, administration, and performance through scripts, prompt books, programs, and prod...

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Douglas Post papers

This collection contains drafts of theatre productions and screenplays written by Douglas Post. Additional materials related to Post can be found in the Victory Gardens Theater Collection, Box 15 and Box 24.

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Fournier Institute of Technology records

This collection contains documentation of the history of the Fournier Institute of Technology, correspondence and memoranda, handbooks, memorabilia, speeches delivered by Arthur J. Schmitt, publications and photographs. Also included in this collection are legal documents from the Arthur J. Schmi...

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Gale Cincotta collection

The Gale Cincotta collection was created by Michael Westgate and Ann Vick-Westgate during their eight years of research for the book Gale Force: Gale Cincotta and the Fight for Community Reinvestment (2011). This collection includes the authors’ notes, research files, various publications collect...

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Grant Park Cultural and Educational Community records

This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, publicity, reports, and publications created by or related to GPCEC or the many civic organizations it partnered with in Chicago. Some of these other organizations include the Mayor's office, the Burnham Park Planning Board, C...

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Guide to Anthony Rayson Zine Collection

This collection consists of Anthony Rayson's personal zines, prisoners' writings, interview recordings and transcripts, and political writings on anarchist, feminist, punk, queer and anti-racist subjects. Note to researchers: There is overlap between the series in this collection. For example, wo...

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Guide to Civic Federation Records

The Civic Federation collection contains a wide range of documents that span from 1894 to the early 2000s. These materials includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, financial spreadsheets, photographs, publications, and other documents needed to conduct research and communicate...

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Guide to St. Pauls Church Records

This collection contains records generated by or related to the activities of St. Pauls United Church of Christ in Chicago. Records include newletters, booklets, photographs, publicity, and ephemera.

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Guide to Teresa Fraga Papers

This collection documents Fraga's participation in various community organizations in order to affect change in a neighborhood that faced urban decay, overcrowded schools, the stigmas of race and immigration, and few committed resources from the city. The papers also chronicle her personal journe...

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Guide to Young Lords Records

Materials donated by Omar López, including press releases, memorabilia, publicity, correspondence, and documentation of Cha-Cha Jimenez's 1974 Aldermanic campaign, are available in Box 1 of this collection. Additional material collected by Special Collections and Archives about the Young Lords or...

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Harry F. Chaddick papers

The Harry F. Chaddick papers include documentation about the shopping malls Chaddick developed, the zoning laws he created, and the city plans he advanced. The collection consists of plans, maps, photographs, building codes, and zoning proposals. It begins with biographical information about Chad...

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Kathy Moseley zine collection

This collection is composed primarily of personal zines but also includes zines on other subjects such as comics, literature/poetry, music, special interests, zine related resources, and women’s issues. Although Moseley’s zine Semi Bold is not featured in this collection, back issues can be found...

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Latino Institute records

The Latino Institute records span the dates 1965 to 2001. The collection contains organizational records such as historical information, goals, financial records, and minutes of the meetings of the Corporate Board, Administrative and General Staff. Additional material includes subject files, pers...

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