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Ernst Conrad Schmidt papers

Correspondence, forms, reports, clippings, photographs, wedding invitations and announcements, obituaries and death announcements, handwritten notes, and other papers of Ernst C. Schmidt. Most of the materials relate to members of the Inland Lakes Yachting Association (an organization of yacht cl...

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Illinois Prairie Path Records, 1928-2017

Begun in 1963 with May Watts' vision of a public footpath along an abandoned railway, the Illinois Prairie Path has developed into a 63 mile multi-use path crossing Kane, DuPage, and Cook County. The Archives of the Illinois Prairie Path encompass everything that has happened in that fifty year t...

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Wells-Shaw family photograph collection, [ca. 1870-1929 (bulk 1880-1899)]

Cartes de visite albums include portraits of Chicago area residents, members of the Wells, Shaw, and Searls families. Photoprint albums show a house party for Martha Wells at Lake Geneva (Wis.). Includes group portraits of guests, a horseback riding excursion, scenes of the lake and local railroa...

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