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Albert J. Vogele collection of nitrate negatives, ca. 1920-1949.

Black-and-white nitrate negatives taken by Albert J. Vogele depicting Edison Company picnic, family holidays including Christmas, beach scenes, Chicago's south communities including Beverly, Morgan Park (high school) and Pullman, Portage Park, Citizens Military Training Camps, historical sites re...

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Jose Santana & Company records

Financial, tax, permit, and other business records of Jose Santana and Company, a cigar maker and sales shop. Santana learned the craft of cigar making in Puerto Rico at the age of 12 and opened his own shop in Chicago in 1930, located in the basement of his home at 4831 West Roscoe Street in Chi...

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Jose Santana & Company visual materials

Black-and-white photographic prints depicting the cigar-making process of Jose Santana & Company, including images of tobacco, tools, cigar rolling, smoking, and images of Santana's shop and kitchen. Also includes an image of an unidentified individual smoking a cigar.

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Lillian M. Campbell Memorial Collection, 1858-1940.

The Campbell photographs are strongest in two areas. The first is city-wide street scenes, particularly in the neighborhoods of Roseland, South Shore, South Chicago, Woodlawn, Lakeview, Rogers Park, Portage Park, and Logan Square. Of special interest are many pairs of photos showing the same inte...

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Northwest Neighborhood Federation records

Correspondence, topical files, petitions, and records of projects of the Northwest Neighborhood Federation (covering the Chicago neighborhoods of Portage Park, Irving Park, Belmont-Cragin, Hermosa, and Avondale), an activist organization formed in the late 1970s; plus similar materials from an ea...

Sigmund J. Osty visual materials, 1960-1976

Black-and-white photographic prints depicting the built environment, predominantly in Chicago, but also Evanston, Skokie, and Galena, Illinois. All the images depict exterior views, the majority of which are street intersections, though the collection also documents streetscapes, residen...

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