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Beatrijs Kuyck-Hechtermans photograph collection, [ca. 1951-1952]

Images made by Kuyck-Hechtermans while she was a graduate student at the Institute of Design in Chicago (Ill.), including architectural views. Topics include Maxwell Street, Mies van der Rohe's 860 N. Lake Shore Drive apartment buildings, the Chicago River, Lincoln Park, Lake Shore Drive, lakefro...

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Chicago building clearance photographs, 1939-1958

Primarily exterior views of property west, north, and south of the Loop, to be acquired by the City of Chicago in order to be demolished for various expressway and building projects. Most of structures depicted no longer exist. Almost all are in areas now occupied by the Kennedy, Eisenho...

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Chicago Police Department photographs of Chicago Stadium and United Center, [ca. 1992].

Color aerial photographic prints of the Chicago Stadium and construction of the United Center, as well as the surrounding west side neighborhood.

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Chicago properties photograph collection, [1952-1962, bulk 1952]

Primarily includes views taken in 1952 of buildings and property lots in the central business district, called the Loop area, in Chicago (Ill.). Buildings and lots have been photographed sequentially as one moves around the block. Some streets include Adams Street, Clark Street, Dearborn Street, ...

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Chicago Telephone Company photograph collection, [ca. 1900-1940, bulk 1910-1919]

Primarily includes photographs of people and activities relating to Chicago Telephone Company operations in Chicago (Ill.), suburbs, and nearby Illinois towns. Includes interiors and exteriors of company owned buildings, some of which have been designed by architects Pond & Pond. Interiors show s...

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Earl Howell Reed, Jr., photograph collection

Black-and-white photographic prints and negatives of street scenes and dwellings in the Chicago metropolitan area, including exterior views of commercial, educational, government, historic, and religious buildings. Dwellings include the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Winslow house in River Fo...

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Herma Clark papers, ca. 1930-1947.

Personal and business correspondence relating to Chicago journalist Herma Clark's writings, family matters, and realty business in Chicago and Florida. Includes letters and notes; fan mail; play scripts, texts of speeches, manuscripts of books and columns; songs, poetry, sayings, epitaphs, and re...

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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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Tom Neumann collection of visual material

Primarily includes visual materials relating to the South Shore community in Chicago (Ill.) and the South Shore Historical Society. Includes views of apartment houses and single family houses, streetscapes, railroad stations, and businesses. Some images show the South Shore Country Club and peopl...

William Francis Dummer photograph collection, ca. 1920's.

Views of the area around Chicago's Michigan Avenue at Huron Street and Superior Street, showing the demolition of residential buildings. Also includes views of the area around Oregon (Ill.), including the Rockford Artists Colony, Blackhawk Statue and Lowden Memorial State Park.

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