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Alice Gerstenberg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Gerstenberg
Abstract Correspondence, works and miscellaneous material reflecting Gerstenberg's activities in Chicago's social and cultural life in the first half of the 20th century, in particular her involvement with local theater.
Dates: 1903-1971

Catherine Eddy Beveridge papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Beveridge
Abstract Correspondence, papers, and diary of Catherine Eddy Beveridge, and also correspondence, papers, photographs and genealogical information collected by Catherine Eddy Beveridge related to her family.
Dates: 1703-2004; Majority of material found within 1870-1910

Fanny Butcher papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Butcher
Abstract Correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, photographs, and memorabilia relating to the life and work of Chicago literary critic and author, Fanny Butcher.
Dates: 1830-1984; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1984

Frank H. Woods, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Woods-F
Abstract Material relating to the life and career of businessman and philanthropist Frank H. Woods, Jr. of Chicago, including family, business, personal and philanthropic-related correspondence and general files, clippings, memorabilia and photographs.
Dates: 1890-2000; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1980

Helen Ainslie Smith Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Smith
Abstract Helen Ainslie Smith was the author of books on the ancient world and colonial American history. The papers contain correspondence with family and friends, family photographs, work notes, and other materials.
Dates: 1744-1950; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1890

Hoke Norris Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Norris
Abstract Collection of correspondence, works, research materials, and personal information by and about Hoke Norris, reporter, book reviewer, novelist, and public affairs director. Norris worked for several papers including the Raleigh News and Observer, the Winston-Salem Journal-Sentinel, the Chicago Sun-Times, and the Chicago Daily News.
Dates: 1934-1977; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1977

Jack Conroy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Conroy
Abstract Works, correspondence, and papers of American novelist, folklorist, and editor Jack Conroy. Conroy's novel The Disinherited, published in 1933, is considered a classic in proletarian literature and depicted in gritty detail the realities of the Great Depression. Conroy also edited radical journals The Rebel Poet, The Anvil, and The New Anvil.
Dates: 1864-1991

John Drury-Marion Neville Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Drury-Neville
Abstract Correspondence, clippings, manuscripts, artwork, personal materials, and photographs of author and journalist John Drury, and his wife, journalist and painter Marion Neville.
Dates: 1860-1970

Mike Royko papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Royko
Abstract Correspondence, columns, other works, and personal material of journalist, columnist, and author Mike Royko. Royko received his journalistic training by working for the Chicago City News Bureau (1956-1959) and went on to be a favorite columnist at the Chicago Daily News (1959-1978); The Chicago Sun-Times (1978-1984); and the Chicago Tribune (1984-1997). Royko is known for writing his best-seller...
Dates: 1934-1997; Majority of material found within 1962 - 1997

Mitchell Dawson papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Dawson
Abstract Works, correspondence, and papers of lawyer and poet Mitchell Dawson, and also papers, photographs and genealogical information of the Dawson, Manierre and Hahn families.
Dates: 1810-1988

Oliver Barrett-Carl Sandburg Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Barrett-Sandburg
Abstract Correspondence between Oliver R. Barrett, lawyer and collector of Abraham Lincoln material and poet Carl Sandburg, primarily pertaining to the interest of both men in Lincoln, plus a few other letters of Oliver Barrett and his son Roger; numerous brief undated notes from Sandburg to Barrett and work notes on Lincoln's biography by both men; copies of several articles and numerous poems by Sandburg; miscellaneous printed items relating to Sandburg, his work and his public appearances; and...
Dates: approximately 1860-1966

Paul Romaine Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Romaine
Abstract Correspondence and papers of Milwaukee and Chicago bookseller and bon vivant Paul Romaine. Also photographs, memorabilia, diaries, clippings, writings (of Romaine and others), plus items relating to theater, music, political events and persons who interested Romaine.
Dates: 1880-1986; Majority of material found within 1937 - 1983

Reynolds-McBride family papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Reynolds-McBride
Abstract Correspondence of the Reynolds family who emigrated from Ireland to Manchester, England in 1849, and their descendants who settled in the Chicago area. Collection contains significant material of one of these descendants, Anita McBride, who was an aspiring writer. Her materials include drafts of short stories, papers pertaining to an unpublished "as-told-to" memoir of retired police detective Ed Carmody called "Chicago Cop," and diaries spanning 1972 to 1999.
Dates: 1866-2000

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Brooks, Gwendolyn 2
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Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 2
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Abercrombie, Gertrude 1
Adams, F. A. 1
Addressograph-Multigraph Corporation 1
Algren, Nelson 1
Anderson, Margaret C. 1
Art Institute of Chicago 1
Auditorium Theater (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Babb, Sanora 1
Barrett, Oliver R. (Oliver Roger) 1
Barrett, Roger 1
Barrows, John Henry 1
Bartlett, Helen Birch 1
Berryman, Clifford Kennedy 1
Best, Marshall 1
Beveridge family 1
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah) 1
Beveridge, Catherine Eddy 1
Bleamer family 1
Bodenheim, Maxwell 1
Bontemps, Arna Wendell 1
Browne, Maurice, 1884-1961 1
Brush, Albert 1
Bryn Mawr College 1
Butcher, Fanny 1
Caldwell, Erskine 1
Carlisle, Harry 1
Carnevali, Emanuel 1
Cather, Willa 1
Chapin family 1
Chatfield-Taylor, H. C. (Hobart Chatfield) 1
Clark, Herma Naomi 1
College of Complexes (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Collins-Knowlton-Wing, Inc 1
Colton family 1
Conroy, Gladys 1
Cornell family 1
Cowley, Malcolm 1
Daley, Richard J., 1902-1976 1
Davis, Frank Marshall 1
Dawson, George Ellis 1
Dawson, Julia Meacham 1
Dawson, Manierre 1
Dawson, Mitchell 1
De Granamour, A. 1
Derleth, August 1
Donahey, William 1
Dreiser, Theodore 1
Drury, John 1
E.P. Dutton (Firm) 1
Eberhart, Mignon G. (Mignon Good) 1
Ebert, Roger 1
Eddy family 1
Edgewater Beach Tennis Club (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Elwell family 1
Fallon, Lawrence 1
Faulkner, William 1
Field, Delia Caton 1
Field, Henry 1
Field, Marshall, 1834-1906 1
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield 1
Frederick, John T. (John Towner) 1
Fuller, Henry Blake 1
Gale, Zona 1
Gerard, Paula 1
Gerstenberg, Alice 1
Gibson, Paul 1
Gifford family 1
Gilbert, Lou 1
Gould, Wallace 1
Hagglund, Ben 1
Hahn, Emily 1
Hansen, Harry 1
Hazelton, George Cochrane 1
Hazlett, Carolee 1
Hibbard, Spencer, Bartlett & Co 1
Holder family 1
Ilma, Viola 1
Integral Phalanx (Sangamon County, Ill.) 1
Johnson, Curt 1
Kreymborg, Alfred 1
Lapham, Lewis H. 1
Le Sueur, Meridel 1
Lerner, Leo 1
Lewis, H. H. 1
Lewis, Sinclair 1
Lieber, Maxim 1
Light, James F. 1
Lincoln, Abraham 1
Lindley, Lucia Woods 1
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