• Hanna-McCormick family papers, 1792-1985

    Hanna-McCormick family papers, 1792-1985

    Correspondence, diary and notebook fragments, speeches, financial records, scrapbooks, printed matter, and other papers focusing chiefly on the political activities of Ruth Hanna McCormick Simms. Also includes correspondence of Marcus Alonzo Hanna relating to Ohio and national politics and also to his personal and business affairs. Other papers concern the Chicago Tribune and its publishers, Joseph Medill and Robert Rutherford McCormick, grandfather and brother ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Letter from the Chicago Daily Press & Tribune to Lincoln.]

    [Letter from the Chicago Daily Press & Tribune to Lincoln.]

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1858-12-00

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  • Octave Chanute papers, 1807-1955

    Octave Chanute papers, 1807-1955

    Civil engineer and aviation pioneer. The bulk of the collection relates to Chanute's experiments with gliders and his scientific and financial support of aeronautical pioneers. Other papers concern his career as a builder of railroads and his service as chief engineer of the Erie Railroad and railroads in Illinois and Kansas.

    • Contributor: Chanute, Octave
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Ambassador Theresa A. Tull

    Interview with Ambassador Theresa A. Tull

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Tull, Theresa A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2004-11-09

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  • Interview with Anthony Geber

    Interview with Anthony Geber

    • Contributor: Dunnigan, Thomas J. - Geber, Anthony
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1993-08-24

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  • James R. Mann papers, 1887-1922

    James R. Mann papers, 1887-1922

    Lawyer and U.S. representative from Illinois. Mounted newspaper clippings, correspondence, telegrams, invitations, memorabilia, and miscellaneous printed matter relating to Mann's career in Chicago politics and as Republican congressman from Illinois

    • Contributor: Mann, James R. (James Robert) - Mann, James R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Walter L. Fisher papers, 1871-1963

    Walter L. Fisher papers, 1871-1963

    Lawyer, municipal reformer, and U.S. secretary of the interior. Correspondence and memoranda, letterbooks, speeches and articles, scrapbooks, photographs, subject files, clippings, and printed matter chiefly related to Chicago, Illinois, municipal matters and to Fisher's term as United States secretary of the interior.

    • Contributor: Fisher, Walter L. (Walter Lowrie) - Fisher, Walter L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Stuart Chase papers, 1907-1978

    Economist and author. Correspondence, drafts and manuscripts of books and writings, notes, reports, book reviews, contracts, subject files, printed matter, and other papers pertaining to Chase's contributions to economics and social policy, especially as as member of President Franklin D. Roosevelt's "brain trust."

    • Contributor: Chase, Stuart
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Coonjine in Manhattan]

    [Coonjine in Manhattan]

    • Contributor: Eskew, Garnett L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939

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  • 1989 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1989

    1989 Neptune Plaza Concert Series collection, 1989

    The collection consists of manuscript materials, sound recordings, and photographs documenting the performance of French-Canadian music and dance, Polish-style polka, old-time bluegrass music, Bengali music, bluegrass music, vallenato-style Colombian music, and gospel music recorded live outdoors on Neptune Plaza in front of the Library of Congress.

    • Contributor: Legault, Normand - Blazonczyk, Eddie - Hooven, Greg - Spottswood, Richard K. (Richard Keith)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Arthur J. Goldberg papers, 1793-1990

    Arthur J. Goldberg papers, 1793-1990

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, lawyer, secretary of labor, and diplomat. Correspondence, case files, certiorari memoranda, legal files, speeches and writings, subject files, reports, printed matter, and scrapbooks relating to Goldberg's career as a lawyer, associate justice of the United States Supreme Court, secretary of labor, and United States representative to the United Nations.

    • Contributor: Goldberg, Arthur J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • "The Great Pyramid of Egypt--The Mightiest Wonder on Earth" issue of Our Rest and Signs of the Times, with illustrations

    "The Great Pyramid of Egypt--The Mightiest Wonder on Earth" i...

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Wilson, Thomas
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1882-11-01

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  • Letter to Hon. Henry A. Wise from S. A. Douglas, November 7, 1858.

    Letter to Hon. Henry A. Wise from S. A. Douglas, November 7, ...

    • Contributor: Douglas, Judge Stephen Arnold
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1858-11-07
  • Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 26 of 34

    Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 26 of 34

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-02-22

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  • Hannah G. Solomon papers, 1817-1986

    Hannah G. Solomon papers, 1817-1986

    Civic leader and founder of the National Council of Jewish Women. Correspondence, organizational records, speeches and writings, biographical and genealogical material, family papers, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed matter document Solomon's founding of the National Council of Jewish Women in 1893 and many facets of the organization's development through the end of World War II.

    • Contributor: Solomon, Hannah G. (Hannah Greenebaum) - Solomon, Hannah G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • I feel so good the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy, 2012 November 16

    I feel so good the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy, 2012 N...

    Bob Riesman discusses Big Bill Broonzy's life and his influence on other musicians. The lecture includes selections from Broonzy's performances. Riesman is the author of I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy (Chicago : The University of Chicago Press, 2011). Lectures.. Photographs.. manuscripts 1 folder. | 1 video file (59 min.) : digital, sound, color. | photographs | ...

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob - American Folklife Center - Archive of Folk Culture (Library of Congress)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012
  • John Callan O'Laughlin papers, 1895-1949

    John Callan O'Laughlin papers, 1895-1949

    Politician, statesman, newspaperman, and publisher. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, journals, writings, reports, printed material, scrapbooks, and records of the Army and Navy Journal documenting O'Laughlin's career as a newspaperman and advocate of Republican Party and conservative causes.

    • Contributor: O'Laughlin, John Callan
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 34 of 34

    Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 34 of 34

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-02-21

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  • Frederick Douglass papers, Catalog Record

    Frederick Douglass papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, diary (1886-1887), speeches, articles, manuscript of Douglass's autobiography, financial and legal papers, newspaper clippings, and other papers relating primarily to his interest in social, educational, and economic reform; his career as lecturer and writer; his travels to Africa and Europe (1886-1887); his publication of the North Star, an abolitionist newspaper, in Rochester, N.Y. (1847-1851); and his role as commissioner (1892-1893) ...

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Draft manuscript of hymn "Next Year at Jerusalem" by Horatio Gates Spafford

    Draft manuscript of hymn "Next Year at Jerusalem" by Horatio ...

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1870-09-01

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  • 1893, May - Jun.

    1893, May - Jun.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-05-01

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  • 1895, Jan. - Feb. 20

    1895, Jan. - Feb. 20

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-01-04

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  • [Hutchinson Family]

    [Hutchinson Family]

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Horace H. Lurton papers, 1860-1915

    Horace H. Lurton papers, 1860-1915

    Associate justice of the United States Supreme Court. Correspondence and telegrams, some written while Lurton was attending the University of Chicago (1857-1886) and while he was a prisoner in Camp Chase, Ohio, and at Johnson Island Prison during the Civil War.

    • Contributor: Lurton, Horace H. (Horace Harmon) - Lurton, Horace H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Harvey Feldman

    Interview with Harvey Feldman

    • Contributor: Dillery, Carl Edward - Feldman, Harvey
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1999-03-11

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  • W.A. Croffut papers, 1774-1933

    W.A. Croffut papers, 1774-1933

    Author, editor, and poet. Correspondence, writings, minutes, scrapbooks, printed matter, and miscellaneous items pertaining chiefly to Croffut's publications, activities with the Anti-Imperialist League, and the presidential campaign of 1900. Includes material relating to Ethan Allen Hitchcock, copies of correspondence with Sophia Amelia Peabody Hawthorne, wife of Nathaniel Hawthorne, journals of Henry Alfred Robbins, letters of John Quincy Adams and Jefferson Davis, and autograph material.

    • Contributor: Croffut, W. A. (William Augustus) - Croffut, W. A.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Martin Henry Kilgore]

    [Martin Henry Kilgore]

    • Contributor: Angermiller, Florence - Kilgore, Martin Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Clarence Darrow papers, 1894-1941

    Clarence Darrow papers, 1894-1941

    Author, lecturer, lawyer, and reformer. Correspondence, legal records, and writings by Darrow as well as notes, correspondence, and printed matter collected by Irving Stone while writing a biography of Darrow.

    • Contributor: Darrow, Clarence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Maurice Williams

    Interview with Maurice Williams

    • Contributor: North, William Haven - Williams, Maurice
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-05-15

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  • Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    Robert R. Hitt papers, 1830-1906

    U.S. representative from Illinois. Personal, political, diplomatic, and business correspondence and other papers, including shorthand notes and material relating to Abraham Lincoln, the Lincoln Douglas Debates, and Civil War courts-martial. Other topics include his congressional service and the annexation of Hawaii.

    • Contributor: Hitt, Robert R. (Robert Roberts) - Hitt, Robert R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Scrapbook of articles about the American Colony, and loose enclosures

    Scrapbook of articles about the American Colony, and loose en...

    • Contributor: American Colony - Vester, Bertha Spafford
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1881

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  • F. Lamson-Scribner papers, 1885-1938

    F. Lamson-Scribner papers, 1885-1938

    Botanist, exhibits specialist, and educator. Correspondence, letterpress books, memoranda and notes, reports, scrapbooks, printed material and photographs primarily concerning Lamson-Scribner's exhibit work in the United States Department of Agriculture.

    • Contributor: Lamson Scribner, F.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [American lives]

    [American lives]

    • Contributor: Aaron, Abe
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-07-21

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  • Birney, William

    Birney, William

    • Contributor: Birney, William - Cynosure, Christian
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1884

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  • [The Dybbuk of Bunker Street]

    [The Dybbuk of Bunker Street]

    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-07-06

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  • Interview with Fred L. Hadsel

    Interview with Fred L. Hadsel

    • Contributor: Mulcahy, Edward W. - Hadsel, Fred L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1989-10-17

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  • Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 28 of 34

    Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 28 of 34

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-02-21

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  • William Edward Dodd papers, 1895-1955

    William Edward Dodd papers, 1895-1955

    Historian and diplomat. Correspondence, diaries, speeches, writings, autobiographical notes, printed matter, photographs, and other papers relating to Dodd's work as an author, professor of history at the University of Chicago, and ambassador to Germany.

    • Contributor: Dodd, William Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1894, Mar.

    1894, Mar.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1894-03-04

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  • [Mary Siporin]

    [Mary Siporin]

    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - Siporin, Mary
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-04-19

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  • 1894, Oct.

    1894, Oct.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1894-10-04

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  • Roger Welles papers, 1884-1926

    Roger Welles papers, 1884-1926

    Naval officer. Correspondence, journals, orders to duty, article and speech file, diary of Welles's wife, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and miscellaneous materials relating to Welles's duties as special representative for the World's Columbian Exposition in Chicago, as director of naval intelligence, and as commander of the Asiatic and Atlantic Fleets and of the U.S. Naval Forces in Europe.

    • Contributor: Welles, Roger
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Little Grandmother]

    [Little Grandmother]

    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda - Breshkovsky, Katherina
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1939-01-26

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  • Letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to James H. Hackett, September 28, 1871.

    Letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to James H. Hackett, Septembe...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Robert Todd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1871-09-28

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  • Draft manuscript of hymn "Perilous Times"  by Horatio Gates Spafford

    Draft manuscript of hymn "Perilous Times" by Horatio Gates S...

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1879

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  • Printed Speeches (by Douglass), 1892-1893

    Printed Speeches (by Douglass), 1892-1893

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1892-10-01

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  • Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1905-1971

    Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, 1905-1971

    Intelligence officer and journalist. Correspondence, journals, writings, lectures, transcripts of radio broadcasts, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Deuel's career as an intelligence officer during World War II with the Office of Strategic Services, as a journalist with the Chicago Daily News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, and as a foreign intelligence analyst with the Central Intelligence Agency.

    • Contributor: Deuel, Wallace Rankin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Bill of Complaint in Lindsay & Dresser v. Lamb & Lewis, [Law papers].

    Bill of Complaint in Lindsay & Dresser v. Lamb & Lewis, [Law ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1856-02-23

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  • Letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to James H. Hackett, March 17, 1871.

    Letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to James H. Hackett, March 17...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Robert Todd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1871-03-17

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  • Elmer Gertz papers, 1789-1997

    Elmer Gertz papers, 1789-1997

    Lawyer, author, and manuscript collector. Correspondence, memoranda, family papers, legal files, subject files, speeches, writings, manuscripts collected by Gertz, newspaper clippings, and printed matter relating primarily to Gertz's career as a lawyer.

    • Contributor: Gertz, Elmer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ralph Ellison papers, 1890-2005

    Ralph Ellison papers, 1890-2005

    African-American author and educator. General correspondence, organizational correspondence and reports, family papers, drafts, notes, and production files for novels, essays, poetry, short stories, reviews, and other writings, speeches, lectures, and interviews, reference file, and miscellany documenting Ellison's career and development as a writer. Among the many works represented are Going to the Territory (1985), Invisible Man (1952), Shadow and Act (1964), and the second ...

    • Contributor: Ellison, Ralph
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965

    Maxwell Gitelson papers, 1918-1965

    Psychiatrist and psychoanalyst. Chiefly correspondence, minutes, bylaws, reports, financial records, printed matter, and other records of psychoanalytic organizations in which Gitelson was a leader or member.

    • Contributor: Gitelson, Maxwell
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [The Duties of a G. A. R. Post]

    [The Duties of a G. A. R. Post]

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick - Douglass, Helen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Noble, Frederick P.

    Noble, Frederick P.

    • Contributor: Noble, Frederick Perry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-10-01

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  • Interview with Brandon H. Grove Jr.

    Interview with Brandon H. Grove Jr.

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Stern, Thomas - Grove, Brandon H., Jr.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1990-12-19

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  • Ludwig Mies van der Rohe papers, 1921-1969

    Ludwig Mies van der Rohe papers, 1921-1969

    Architect and educator. Correspondence, memoranda, writings, articles, printed matter, blueprints, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Mies van der Rohe's career as an architect and director of architecture at the Illinois Institute of Technology Armour, Chicago, Ill., until 1940, the Institute of Technology, Chicago, Ill., and to his connections with various architectural associations and organizations.

    • Contributor: Mies Van Der Rohe, Ludwig
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Ray Stannard Baker papers, 1836-1947

    Ray Stannard Baker papers, 1836-1947

    Journalist and author. Correspondence, diaries, journals, notebooks, drafts of books and articles, family papers, scrapbooks, clippings, and printed matter concerning Baker's career in newspaper and magazine writing, his books, and his role in the Paris Peace Conference. Included is a large group of papers collected by Baker for his biography of Woodrow Wilson. Also includes portions of an autobiography of Robert M. La Follette ...

    • Contributor: Baker, Ray Stannard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1893, Jul. - Sep.

    1893, Jul. - Sep.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-07-03

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  • Palmer-Loper family papers, 1667-1994

    Palmer-Loper family papers, 1667-1994

    Seafaring and merchant families. Correspondence, logbooks and journals, ships' papers, financial and business records, and printed matter documenting the voyages and business activities of Nathaniel Brown Palmer, Alexander Smith Palmer, Richard Fanning Loper, and other members of these maritime families of Stonington, Connecticut.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Truman K. Gibson papers, circa 1900-1994

    Truman K. Gibson papers, circa 1900-1994

    Lawyer, business executive, and boxing promoter. Correspondence, memoranda, newspaper clippings, printed matter, photographs, and other papers reflecting the social life of the Gibson family in Chicago, Illinois. Also included in the papers is Gibson's correspondence with his wife, Isabelle Carson Gibson, written while he served as an adviser on African-American affairs to the United States War Department in Washington, D.C., during World War II.

    • Contributor: Gibson, Truman K. (Truman Kella) - Gibson, Truman K.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1896

    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1896

    • Contributor: Guzman, Horacio
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1896

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  • Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record

    Palmer-Loper family papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence, logs and journals, financial and business papers, ships' papers, printed material, and other papers of various members of the seafaring and merchant Palmer and Loper families of Stonington, Conn. Includes papers of Nathanial Brown Palmer relating to his discovery in 1820 of the Antarctic subcontinent, to various whaling and sealing enterprises, to the China trade, and to mercantile and shipping ...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • I Feel So Good: The Life & Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    I Feel So Good: The Life & Times of Big Bill Broonzy

    A major figure in American blues and folk music, Big Bill Broonzy (1903-1958) left his Arkansas Delta home after World War I, headed north, and became the leading Chicago bluesman of the 1930s. His success came as he fused traditional rural blues with the electrified sound that was beginning to emerge in Chicago. This, however, was just one step in his remarkable journey: Big ...

    • Contributor: Riesman, Bob
    • Original Format: Film, Video - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2012-11-16
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1893

    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1893

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-02-01

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  • Interview with Irving Sablosky

    Interview with Irving Sablosky

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Sablosky, Irving
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2000-03-21

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  • Correspondence, 1893

    Correspondence, 1893

    • Contributor: Carpenter, Mary - Dewolfe, Fiske & Co - Young, Clarence - Sylvaino, M. - Armstrong, R. A. - Douglass, Frederick - Anthony, Susan B. - Coleman, S.H. - Aked, Charles F. - Roberts, John W. - Wagoner, H. O - Waterman, L.E. - Roy, J.E. - Gardner, Anna
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-01-25

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  • [Margaret Walker]

    [Margaret Walker]

    • Contributor: Walker, Margaret
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • [Dust]

    [Dust]

    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda - Saranoff, Jacob
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1937

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  • Draft manuscript copy of hymn "It is Well With My Soul" by Horatio Gates Spafford

    Draft manuscript copy of hymn "It is Well With My Soul" by Ho...

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1873

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  • Bill for Injunction in Connelly & Way v. Van de Velde et al, [Law papers].

    Bill for Injunction in Connelly & Way v. Van de Velde et al, ...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry - Connelly, John - Hay, John
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1852-03-04

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  • Horace H. Lurton papers, Catalog Record

    Horace H. Lurton papers,

    Open to research. Correspondence and telegrams, some written while Lurton was attending the University of Chicago and while he was a Confederate prisoner in Camp Chase, Ohio, and at Johnson Island Prison during the Civil War. Also includes the draft of an address and printed matter. Correspondents include A.W.B. Allen, of Bridgeford & Co., Louisville, Ky., William R. Day, John Marshall Harlan, Joseph Rucker ...

    • Contributor: Lurton, Horace H.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with W. Allen Wallis

    Interview with W. Allen Wallis

    • Contributor: Lynch, Patricia Gates - Wallis, W. Allen (Wilson Allen)
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1996-05-14

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  • Interview with Herman Rebhan

    Interview with Herman Rebhan

    • Contributor: Shea, James F. - Kienzle, Don R. - Rebhan, Herman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1995-05-02

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  • Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1967

    Frederick Douglass papers, 1841-1967

    Abolitionist, diplomat, journalist, and orator. Correspondence, diary, speeches and writings, financial and legal records, and a subject file pertaining to the career of Frederick Douglass.

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World's Columbian Exposition

    The Reason Why the Colored American Is Not in the World's Col...

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Racial Prejudice, 1893

    Racial Prejudice, 1893

    • Contributor: The Woman's Branch of the Auxiliary
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-06-12

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  • Telegram from Anna Spafford to Horatio Gates Spafford re being "Saved alone" among her traveling party in the  shipwreck of the Ville du Havre

    Telegram from Anna Spafford to Horatio Gates Spafford re bein...

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates - Spafford, Anna T.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1873-12-02
  • Melville Weston Fuller papers, 1794-1949

    Melville Weston Fuller papers, 1794-1949

    Lawyer and jurist; chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. Chiefly correspondence, 1849-1910, between Fuller and members of his family, friends, and professional associates. Also includes printed matter, notes, scrapbooks, speeches and writings, and memorabilia. The papers relate to personal and family affairs; Fuller's student life at Bowdoin College in Brunswick, Maine; his activities in Chicago, including his law practice, Democratic politics, and ...

    • Contributor: Fuller, Melville Weston
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Harrison, Benjamin - Folder 1 of 2

    Harrison, Benjamin - Folder 1 of 2

    • Contributor: Harrison, Benjamin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1888

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  • Letter to Leads and Miner from Mary Todd Lincoln, November 11, 1865.

    Letter to Leads and Miner from Mary Todd Lincoln, November 11...

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Mary Todd
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1865-11-22

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  • Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

    Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress

    The Frederick Douglass Papers at the Library of Congress presents the papers of the nineteenth-century African American abolitionist who escaped from slavery and then risked his freedom by becoming an outspoken antislavery lecturer, writer, and publisher. The online collection, containing approximately 7,400 items (38,000 images), spans the years 1841-1964, with the bulk of the material dating from 1862 to 1865. Many of Douglass's earlier ...

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Date: 1900
  • W. L. Herendeen to Anne Fitzhugh Miller

    W. L. Herendeen to Anne Fitzhugh Miller

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1909-12-05
  • THE CHICAGO ETHNIC ARTS PROJECT COLLECTION (The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    THE CHICAGO ETHNIC ARTS PROJECT COLLECTION (The American Folk...

    Subpage_Name : American Folklife Center of the Library of Congress

  • Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    Charles Follen McKim papers, 1838-1929

    Architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, memoranda, diary, notes, legal and financial records, sketches, drawings, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to the architectural firm of McKim, Mead, & White, New York, N.Y.

    • Contributor: McKim, Charles Follen
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Herbert Block papers, 1863-2002

    Herbert Block papers, 1863-2002

    Political cartoonist, author, and journalist. Correspondence, writings, speeches, interviews, clippings, cartoon reprints, and printed matter documenting principally Block's career at the Washington Post.

    • Contributor: Block, Herbert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • 1893, Oct. - Nov.

    1893, Oct. - Nov.

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-10-03

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  • The autobiography of Abraham Lincoln.

    The autobiography of Abraham Lincoln.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Rudolf Dreikurs papers, 1911-1973

    Rudolf Dreikurs papers, 1911-1973

    Psychiatrist and educator. Correspondence; journals; drafts of books, articles, speeches, and television lectures; transcripts of counseling and therapy sessions; case studies from classroom situations; and other material reflecting Dreikurs's role as a social psychologist and educator.

    • Contributor: Dreikurs, Rudolf
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Undated: W

    Undated: W

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Dan G. Switzer VHP Collection

    Dan G. Switzer VHP Collection

    Dan G. Switzer Collection in the Veterans History Project Database (American Folklife Center, Library of Congress)

    • Contributor: Switzer, Dan G.
    • Original Format: Personal Narratives - Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 2002-01-01
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1894

    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1894

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-05-01

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  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1895

    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1895

    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1893-10-11

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  • Franklin MacVeagh papers, 1799-1934

    Franklin MacVeagh papers, 1799-1934

    Lawyer, businessman and U.S. secretary of the treasury. Correspondence, family papers, subject files, business, legal, and financial papers, speeches and writings, and miscellaneous material relating primarily to MacVeagh's service in the cabinet of William H. Taft and to the MacVeagh (McVey) and Eames families, Chicago social and civic affairs, the Franklin MacVeagh & Company wholesale grocery business, and other personal and business matters.

    • Contributor: Macveagh, Franklin
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Mary Edith Powel naval historical collection, 1747-1922

    Mary Edith Powel naval historical collection, 1747-1922

    Collector of naval history. Correspondence, biographical data on American and foreign naval officers, newspaper and magazine clippings, illustrations, photographs, commissions, autographs, pamphlets, and notes collected by Powel about naval history.

    • Contributor: Powel, Mary Edith
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • John Dean Caton papers, 1826-1947

    John Dean Caton papers, 1826-1947

    Businessman and jurist. Correspondence, speeches, writings, legal records, financial records, a scrapbook, printed matter, and other material documenting mainly Caton's activities as a lawyer and businessman in Chicago and as associate and chief justice of the supreme court of Illinois.

    • Contributor: Caton, John Dean
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 29 of 34

    Douglass, Frederick (Death) - Folder 29 of 34

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1895-02-26

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  • Frank Knox papers, 1898-1954

    Frank Knox papers, 1898-1954

    Newspaper editor and publisher, and U.S. secretary of the navy. Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, and miscellany relating to Knox's service in the Spanish-American War and World War I, his work as editor and publisher, 1936 campaign for vice president, and stint as secretary of the navy. Includes papers of his wife, Annie Reid Knox.

    • Contributor: Knox, Frank
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Frederick Law Olmsted papers, 1777-1952

    Frederick Law Olmsted papers, 1777-1952

    Landscape architect. Correspondence, letterbooks, journals, drafts of articles and books, speeches and lectures, biographical and genealogical data, business papers, scrapbooks, maps, drawings, and other papers encompassing Olmsted's career and private life. The papers focus on Olmsted's career as a landscape architect, specifically as a designer of parks and the grounds of private estates and public buildings and as a city and regional planner.

    • Contributor: Olmsted, Frederick Law
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • Interview with Frederick W. Flott

    Interview with Frederick W. Flott

    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Gittinger, Ted - Flott, Frederick W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1992-10-27

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  • To See the Wizard - The Wizard of Oz: An American Fairy Tale

    To See the Wizard - The Wizard of Oz: An American Fairy Tale

    The 1939 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer film is the best-known dramatization of the Wizard of Oz in addition to The Wiz, Royal Shakespeare 's 1987 staging, Disney's return to Oz and David Lynch's Wild at Heart.

    • Contributor: Baum, L. Frank (Lyman Frank) - Denslow, William Wallace - Hamlin, Fred (Frederic Albert) - Harburg, E. Y. (Edgar Yipsel) - Arlen, Harold
    • Date: 2000-04-21