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Charles R. Clark photograph collection, ca. 1898-1916.

Black-and-white photographic albums (3) and acetate and nitrate negatives of images relating to the history of Chicago. Includes cityscapes, streets scenes, and monuments of Chicago. Also includes copy photographs of images of the Chicago fire of 1871 and ruins, the Republican National Convention...

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Franck, James. Papers, 1882-1966

James Franck (1882-1964). Physicist. Contains personal and professional correspondence; manuscripts of speeches, articles, and other publications; laboratory notes; memoranda; sound recordings and photographs; personal documents; newspaper clippings; biographies and obituaries of Franck and other...

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Great Chicago Stories photograph collection, [ca. 1992]

A set of portraits of notable Chicagoans, by photographer Tom Maday, including portraits of Gwendolyn Brooks, Joe Mantegna, Roger Ebert, Sara Paretsky, Oprah Winfrey and others, which accompanied stories in the book Great Chicago Stories, published in 1994.

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Ira Latimer papers

Correspondence, pamphlets, topical files and other papers of Ira Latimer, a Chicago news commentator for WCFL radio. Includes meeting minutes and other materials of the Chicago Civil Liberties Committee, 1930-1954, of which Latimer was a member; anti-communist materials, 1950-1973; topical files ...

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Lyrl Clark Van Hyning, papers, 1881-1982.

The materials in this collection are mainly related to Lyrl Clark Van Hyning's activities as a political activist. This collection also includes many items regarding Lyrl's family. Generally, the materials include correspondence, newspaper articles, speeches, handwritten notes, journals, books, p...

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Merriam, Charles E. Papers, 1893-1957

Charles E. Merriam, professor of Political Science and politician. Candidate for mayor of Chicago, 1911 and 1919. Founder, Social Science Research Council, 1924. Contains personal and professional correspondence; manuscripts; class notes Merriam took as a student; memoranda; election campaign mat...

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Sidney Lens papers

Correspondence, newspaper clippings, articles, newsletters, notes, manuscripts of Lens' major books, financial records, and sound recordings from his career as a Chicago labor organizer, peace activist, political candidate, lecturer, and writer. Includes materials from the Revolutionary Workers' ...

University of Chicago. Cityspace: The Past of Urban Renewal and the Future of Community Development. Records, 2004

"Cityspace: The Past of Urban Renewal and the Future of Community Development" was a conference hosted by the University of Chicago on April 9 and 10, 2004. The conference was designed to "combine perspective of both scholars and community activists and practitioners to uncover new and exciting w...

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