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Elizabeth F. Cheney papers

Correspondence, legal documents, account books, diaries, scrapbooks, genealogies, family photographs, sympathy letters and other mourning items, and other miscellaneous papers of Miss Elizabeth F. Cheney of Oak Park (Ill.), who gathered much of this material from members of several families of wh...

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H. C. Rew family photograph collection, ca. 1880-1920.

Primarily includes photographs and negatives of the Rew family, friends, and residences in Evanston (Ill.). Activities include formal banquets, dinners, wedding parties, persons golfing, and persons playing musical instruments. Some images show vehicles including automobiles, boats, carriages and...

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Hammond Organ Company records

Corporate records related to Mr. Laurens Hammond (1895-1973) and the company he founded, which was known as the Hammond Clock Company (1928-1937), the Hammond Instrument Company (1937-1953), and finally the Hammond Organ Company (1953-1986). Correspondence, reports, minutes, manufacturing drawing...


William J. Davis family photographs, [ca. 1890s].

Photographs of Chicago (Ill.) theater manager William J. Davis and his family members and friends, including (1.) Fancy Jersey Cattle at Willowdale Farm, Crown Point, Indiana; (2. & 3.) Portrait, W.J. Davis; (4.) Portrait, Will J. Davis, Chicago, Aug. [18]92; (5.) Portrait, [Will J. Davis]; (6.) ...

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William J. Davis, Will J. Davis, and family photograph collection, 1860-1920

Photographs relating to William J. Davis of Chicago (Ill.), who managed theaters and theatrical troupes in Chicago and on tours. The collection includes views of interiors and exteriors of the Iroquois Theater in Chicago (Ill.) prior to the 1903 fire and interior and exterior views of th...

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