• Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Pack on my back]
    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda
    • Date: 1937-00-00

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    William Holmes Walker papers, 1855-1982 Early Mormon leader, pioneer settler of Utah, missionary to South Africa, and patriarch of the Mormon Church. Memoir, diary, and scrapbook reflecting the life of Walker and Mormon Church history.
    • Contributor: Walker, William Holmes
    • Date: 1855
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    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
    • Date: 1807
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    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
    • Date: 1890
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    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
    • Date: 1826
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Used t' row down Bayou Bartholomew]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - King, Leo

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    Carl Eckart papers, 1921-1973 Physicist, oceanographer, and educator. Correspondence, writings, lectures, subject files, biographical information, printed material, photographs, and other material relating to Eckart's career as oceanographer and physicist.
    • Contributor: Eckart, Carl
    • Date: 1921
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    Henry Pelham Holmes Bromwell papers, 1794-1929 Lawyer, editor, and U.S. representative from Illinois. Bound correspondence and autographs, financial material, and other papers relating chiefly to Bromwell’s years as U.S. representative from Illinois.
    • Contributor: Bromwell, Henry Pelham Holmes
    • Date: 1794
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    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
    • Date: 1921
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    Harold L. Ickes papers, 1815-1969 Lawyer and secretary of the interior. 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 secretary of the interior.
    • Contributor: Ickes, Harold L. (Harold Leclair) - Ickes, Harold L.
    • Date: 1815
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    Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965 Editor, educator, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, Fell's autobiography and other biographical material, genealogical material, land grants, ledger, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fell's pursuits as a newspaper editor, educator, lawyer, and Quaker in Illinois, including also family correspondence pertaining to Abraham Lincoln's autobiography.
    • Contributor: Fell, Jesse W.
    • Date: 1806
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [The Boston Strong Boy]
    • Contributor: Power, Jerome W.
    • Date: 1937-00-00

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    [History of career (import) of J. H. Kimbrough]
    • Contributor: Aaron, Abe
    • Date: 1939-05-20

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Jazz Music (Chicago)]
    • Contributor: Ross, Sam - Barns, George
    • Date: 1939-05-10

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [The Letter]
    • Contributor: Stradling, J.D.
    • Date: 1939-00-00

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Mary Kruppiak]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - Kruppiak, Mary
    • Date: 1939-04-05

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    Tunnicliff, Rigby, and Staton families papers, 1854-1990 American families living chiefly in West Virginia, Illinois, and Iowa. Correspondence, genealogical material, newspaper clippings, and printed material documenting the families' domestic concerns and activities.
    • Date: 1854
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Pack on my back]
    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda
    • Date: 1937-00-00

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    Herndon-Weik collection of Lincolniana, circa 1824-1933 Collection composed of the papers of Abraham Lincoln, United States president, United States representative from Illinois, and lawyer; William Henry Herndon, Lincoln's law partner, collector, and biographer from Springfield, Illinois; and Jesse William Weik, lawyer of Greencastle, Indiana, and coauthor of Herndon Lincoln. Includes records (1933) of the Weik Manuscript Corporation and miscellaneous material collected chiefly by Herndon and Weik for use in writing ...
    • Date: 1824
  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Great Lakes Sailors]
    • Contributor: Power, Jerome W. - Smith, Fred
    • Date: 1939-04-25

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Gertrude D.]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - D., Gertrude
    • Date: 1939-05-16

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Martin Henry Kilgore]
    • Contributor: Angermiller, Florence - Kilgore, Martin Henry

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Mary Siporin]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - Siporin, Mary
    • Date: 1939-04-19

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  • Manuscript/Mixed Material
    [Big Tony]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty
    • Date: 1939-05-17

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