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  • Interview with Maurice Williams

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

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    Hannah G. Solomon papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, organizational records, speeches and writings, biographical and genealogical material, family papers, photographs, scrapbook, and printed matter chiefly relating to Solomon's founding of the National Council of Jewish Women, a result of her chairmanship of the Jewish Women's Congress of the World's Parliament of Religions during the World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., in 1893. Also documents her involvement with the Chicago Woman's Club, other ...

    • Contributor: Solomon, Hannah G.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Elmer Gertz papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Personal, family, and professional correspondence; memoranda, opinions, orders, briefs, writs, motions, petitions, exhibits, transcripts, and other legal papers; speeches, writings, and research material; and subject files, family papers, printed matter, and mss. collected by Gertz. The bulk of the collection (1926-1988) relates to Gertz's career as a lawyer in cases involving censorship, housing, libel, obscenity, capital punishment, copyright issues, and the death penalty and ...

    • Contributor: Gertz, Elmer
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1887
  • World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1896

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

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  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1911
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    Harold L. Ickes papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, speeches and writings, family papers, legal and financial records, subject files, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting all aspects of Ickes's career especially his service as U.S. secretary of the interior. Subjects include the Franklin D. Roosevelt presidential administration; presidential elections (1916-1948); Progressive Party politics; Chicago, Ill., and Illinois state politics; municipal reform; Ickes's Chicago law practice; the Arabian-American Oil Company; conservation; Indian ...

    • Contributor: Ickes, Harold L.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Palmer-Loper family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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 interests; papers of ...

    • Contributor: Hart, Ira - Loper, R. F. (Richard F.) - Palmer, Alexander Smith - Palmer, Nathaniel Brown
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1794
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    Ray Stannard Baker papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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 especially with the Chicago Record and McClure's Magazine, his role in the Paris Peace Conference, and his family and early life. Subjects include progressivism, labor conditions, and development of industrialism. Papers collected by Baker for his biography of Woodrow Wilson ...

    • Contributor: Baker, Ray Stannard
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 1905
  • The autobiography of Abraham Lincoln.

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
  • [Martin Henry Kilgore]

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

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  • [Coonjine in Manhattan]

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

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  • 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 - Collection
    • Date: 2012-11-16
  • Draft manuscript copy of hymn "How Long Oh Lord" by Horatio Gates Spafford

    • Contributor: American Colony (Jerusalem) - Spafford, Horatio Gates
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1879-05-18

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    William Edward Dodd papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    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 U.S. ambassador to Germany (1933-1937). Subjects include local, state, national, and international politics. Includes letters written by Dodd during a trip to Europe (1928-1929). Includes poetry drafts by Carl Sandburg sent to Dodd's daughter, Martha Dodd ...

    • Contributor: Dodd, William Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • [The Duties of a G. A. R. Post]

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

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    Clarence Darrow papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, writings, legal records, and other papers. The bulk of the papers are correspondence, notes and printed matter collected by Irving Stone while writing a biography of Darrow and relate primarily to Darrow's literary activities and to his Chicago law practice. Subjects include capital punishment, evolution, John Thomas Scopes evolution trial, Joseph Conrad, labor, prohibition, religion, and the U.S. Anthracite Coal Strike Commission (1902). ...

    • Contributor: Darrow, Clarence
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    James R. Mann papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, newspaper clippings, printed matter, memorabilia, and other papers relating to Mann's career in Chicago politics and as U.S. representative from Illinois. Subjects include Chicago River improvement, the Food and Drugs Act of 1906, interstate commerce legislation, the Mann Act of 1910 prohibiting interstate sex trafficking, investigation of the wood-pulp and paper industries by a congressional committee (1908-1910), Republican congressional party leadership, and Mann's ...

    • Contributor: Mann, James R.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • 1893, Oct. - Nov.

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

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  • [Little Grandmother]

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

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  • Harrison, Benjamin - Folder 1 of 2

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

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    W.A. Croffut papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, journals, minutes of meetings, writings, printed matter, scrapbooks, and other papers pertaining primarily to Croffut's publications and to his activities with the Anti-Imperialist League (Washington, D.C.) and other league branches. Subjects include William Jennings Bryan's candidacy in the presidential campaign of 1900; opposition to American annexation of the Philippines following the Spanish-American War in 1898 and to British actions against the Boers (Afrikaners) ...

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

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

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