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    I feel so good : the life and times of Big Bill Broonzy, lecture by Bob Riesman
    Benjamin Botkin folklife lecture | American Folklife Center lecture, 2012-11-16
    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)
    • Date: 2012
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    Interview with W. Allen Wallis
    • Contributor: Lynch, Patricia Gates - Wallis, W. Allen (Wilson Allen)
    • Date: 1996-05-14
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    Racial Prejudice, 1893
    • Contributor: The Woman's Branch of the Auxiliary
    • Date: 1893-06-12

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    [Fair Booking Agency]
    • Contributor: Philip, Alfred O. - Kendall, Eddye H.
    • Date: 1939-04-01

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    1893, Oct. - Nov.
    • Date: 1893-10-03

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    [Julia Strikowski]
    • Contributor: Burke, Betty - Strikowski, Julia
    • Date: 1939-06-16

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    Noble, Frederick P.
    • Contributor: Noble, Frederick Perry
    • Date: 1893-10-01

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    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
    • Date: 1799
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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
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    [Superstitions]
    • Contributor: Stradling, J.D. - Dill, Walter
    • Date: 1939-05-02

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    John Payton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, interviews, speeches, writings, congressional testimony, legal records, biographical material, photographs, and other papers relating primarily to Payton's career as corporation counsel for the District of Columbia and president and director-counsel of the NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund. Subjects include affirmative action, civil rights, education, and law. Documents his activities with South Africa's Independent Electoral Commission and the Lawyers' Committee for Civil Rights ...
    • Contributor: Payton, John
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    The autobiography of Abraham Lincoln.
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
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    Interview with Brandon H. Grove Jr.
    • Contributor: Kennedy, Charles Stuart - Stern, Thomas - Grove, Brandon H., Jr.
    • Date: 1990-12-19
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    [Great Lakes Sailors]
    • Contributor: Power, Jerome W. - Smith, Fred
    • Date: 1939-04-25

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    Bill of Complaint in Lindsay & Dresser v. Lamb & Lewis, [Law papers].
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Logan, Stephen T.
    • Date: 1856-02-23

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    World's Columbian Exposition, Chicago, Ill., 1895
    • Contributor: Douglass, Frederick
    • Date: 1893-10-11

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    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 ...
    • Date: 1792
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    Letter from Robert Todd Lincoln to James H. Hackett, March 17, 1871.
    • Contributor: Lincoln, Robert Todd
    • Date: 1871-03-17

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    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
    • Date: 1838
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    1895, Jan. - Feb. 20
    • Date: 1895-01-04

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    Wallace Rankin Deuel papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available Correspondence, journals, lectures, writings, transcripts of radio broadcasts, financial records, scrapbooks, photographs, and other papers relating chiefly to Deuel's career as a journalist with the Chicago Daily News and the St. Louis Post-Dispatch. Includes material pertaining to his work as diplomatic correspondent in Berlin, Germany, prior to World War II. Also documents his service as an intelligence officer with the U.S. Office of Strategic ...
    • Contributor: Deuel, Wallace Rankin
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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. (James Robert)
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    [Dust]
    • Contributor: Polacheck, Hilda - Saranoff, Jacob
    • Date: 1937-00-00

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