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Chicago Headline Club. : Chicago Headline Club Records, 1960-2017

Collection of documents and newsletters from the Chicago Headline Club, founded in 1921 by alumni of the Sigma Delta Chi professional fraternity. In addition to being a professional organization of journalists, members of Chicago Headline Club were early supporters of "right to know" laws and of promoting journalism as a career choice for Chicago's youth. Collections contains documents and photocopies of newsletters for the Chicago Headline Club and the Chicago Journalist from 1969-2005 and CDs made in 2011 containing JPEG images of nearly all these documents. Additions include administrative records and promotional material regarding the awarding of Peter Lisagor awards and Les Brownlee Lifetime Achievement Awards.
Extent: 4 linear feet - (4 record cartons)
Subjects: Chicago, Journalism
Call Number: Midwest MS Chicago Headline
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This material is unprocessed, and is available by appointment only. Videos are on obsolete formats and require digitization.