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Alfeo Faggi (1885-1966) Collection, 1914-1950
The collection contains correspondence, exhibition catalogs, articles and photographs documenting the work of Chicago sculptor Alfeo Faggi.
Alfred Juergens (1866-1934) Sketchbook, c.1897
A sketchbook by the Chicago artist Alfred Juergens.
American Mural Painting Scrapbooks, 1929-1944
Scrapbooks contain newspaper and magazine clippings from publications across the nation relating to mural paintings or painters active throughout the United States.
Architects' and Designers' Papers, 1767-2003
This collection of correspondence, lectures, and autobiographical documents from noted American and European architects and decorative arts designers includes material from Thomas Chippendale, William Deknatel, George Grant Elmslie, the firm of Friedman, Alschuler and Sincere, Alfonso Iannelli, I...
Arthur Siegel (1913-1978) Papers, 1927-1985
A large and comprehensive collection of materials document the career of Chicago photographer and educator Arthur Siegel (1913-1978).
Barbara Crane (1928-) Collection, 1972-1979
Between 1972 and 1979, photographer Barbara Crane was commissioned by the Chicago Commission on Historical and Architectural Landmarks to photograph Chicago buildings being evaluated for possible landmark designation.
Bruce J. Graham (1925-2010) Papers, 1939-2010
Architect and art collector Bruce Graham's professional career and private life is documented through images, papers, and video tapes. Materials relating to Graham's wife, Jane Graham, and their friends, colleagues, and artistic collaborators are also represented.
Daniel H. Burnham (1846-1912) Collection, 1836-1946
Noted Chicago architect and urban planner Daniel H. Burnham was best known for his work to promote the Beaux-Arts aesthetic in architectural and city design across the United States and internationally. He also served as Director of Works for the World's Columbian Exposition ...
Edgar Newman Papers, 1863-1977
Design drawings and photographs of architect Edgar Newman's Chicago residential projects, mainly of his own residence in Norwood Park. Correspondence consists mainly of marital congratulations and condolences on Newman's death. Family photographs, post-mortem, and genealogical information is al...
Esther Sparks Papers, 1969-1972
Papers compiled by art historian Esther Sparks in conjunction with her dissertation research for
Forsberg, Elmer A., (1883-1950) Collection, c.1920-1950
A scrapbook documenting the career of artist, educator, and diplomat Elmer A. Forsberg.
Franz Lipp (1897-1996) Papers, 1930-1997
This collection includes images and other papers documenting German-American landscape architect Franz Lipp's designs for residential, commercial, and institutional properties primarily in the Upper Midwest.
Homer Grant Sailor (1887-1968) Papers, 1914-1993
Photographs and papers relating to the work of Chicago Prairie School architect Homer Grant Sailor.
Howard Van Doren Shaw (1869-1926) Papers, 1875-1996
Chicago architect Howard Van Doren Shaw was in practice from 1894 until the 1920s and designed for many of Chicago's elite. His architectural designs were stylistically eclectic and often based on historical precedence. His projects are documented in this collection through d...
Ivan Albright (1897-1983) Collection, 1888-1995
Personal papers, drawings and biographical research documenting the life, career, and family of American painter Ivan Le Lorraine Albright.
A. James Speyer (1913-1986) Collection, 1931-1996
Drawings, photographs, and printed papers documenting the architectural and curatorial work of Chicago architect A. James Speyer. Also included are candid photographs and some material collected as a result of Speyer's associations with Ludwig Mies van der Rohe and the Illino...
John D. Randall (1919-1999) Papers, 1884-1993
Documents compiled by architectural historian John D. Randall in the course of research for the revised edition of book
J.W. Taylor Photograph Collection, c.1880-1910
Previously a bookseller, J.W. Taylor (1846-1918) began photographing Chicago in the 1870s and started advertising himself as a commercial photographer in 1889. Taylor worked until 1918, photographing Chicago-area architecture and landscapes, as well as buildings in other cities in the United Stat...
Late Entries to the Chicago Tribune Competition Collection, 1980
The history and photographic submissions of the invitational competition and exhibition of the Late Entries of the Tribune Competition held in 1980.
Lorado Taft (1860-1936) Collection, c.1908-c.1930
Chicago sculptor Lorado Taft, noted for his monumental outdoor sculptures, worked, taught, and lectured about art throughout his career. This collection contains a lecture typescript and photographs of his work.
Louis Betts (1873-1961) Collection, 1918-1994
Documents and images of work by portrait painter Louis Betts and about research done on his work.
Louis Grell (1887-1960) Collection, 1918-1957
Papers and images related to the work of American mural painter Louis Grell.
Nellie V. Walker (1874-1973) Collection, 1901-1973
Correspondence, design papers, and photographs document the work of American sculptor Nellie V. Walker and her association with American sculptor Lorado Taft.