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A.C. McClurg & Co. Records

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-McClurg
Abstract Correspondence, contracts, royalty statements, record books, a scrapbook, and other materials from the A.C. McClurg publishing company, which was established in Chicago in 1872.
Dates: 1873-1967; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1950

Alfred J. Cox family papers

 Collection
Identifier: VAULT-Wing-MS-65
Abstract Letters, calligraphic favors, legal documents and photographs from the papers of Alfred J. Cox, Chicago book binder and collector. Correspondents include: William Cox and William Cox, Jr. (grandfather and father of A.J. Cox); James Cox (uncle of William Jr.); Jonathan Evans (adoptive father of A.J. Cox); Jane E. French (later Mrs. Alfred J. Cox); Louisa Field (cousin); W.I. Wilson and H.V. Whalen (Chicago businessmen). Photos are of A.J. Cox and his library.
Dates: 1797-1909

Charles S. Stobie papers

 Collection
Identifier: VAULT-Ayer-MS-834
Abstract Artist's journal, sketches and notes, essay, photograph, and letter of Charles S. Stobie, 1866?-1902. Journal kept at the Ignacio Ute Agency during Oct., 1900, and May-Aug., 1902, contains sketches of Ute and Navajo Indians and their dwellings, weapons, saddles, pottery, and clothes; sketches of scenery with notes on color and lighting; glossaries of Ute and Spanish words; a list of agency employees; and store accounts. There are also several single drawings (1899), a ms. essay regarding the...
Dates: 1866-1902

Claude Stanley Wainwright papers

 Collection
Identifier: VAULT-Wing-MS-53
Abstract Chicago author and publisher, Way was founding partner of the firm of Way & Williams, and responsible for much of its editorial policy. Correspondence with authors and collectors, clippings, proof sheets, and notes removed from a collection of books belonging to Claude Stanley Wainwright, collector and friend of W. Irving Way, consisting largely of books given to him by Way with various notes and association materials inserted. Most of the letters are addressed to Way in Chicago or in Los...
Dates: 1885-1929

Joseph Kirkland Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Kirkland
Abstract Correspondence, mainly written by Chicago lawyer and author Joseph Kirkland to and from members of his family, and copies of letters he wrote to Hamlin Garland. Also, a few of Kirkland's works, and some miscellaneous material including biographical, genealogical and social information regarding Kirkland, his family and his literary career.
Dates: 1842-1939

Singer Manufacturing Company Records

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Singer
Abstract Invoices, order forms, records, and correspondence, mainly from the Chicago office to the New York office of the Singer Manufacturing Company, 1861-1871.
Dates: 1861-1871

Victor Lawson Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lawson
Abstract Correspondence, reports, legal documents, contracts, and other materials pertaining to Victor Lawson’s life and career as a pioneering newspaperman and owner of the Chicago Daily News in early 1900s Chicago.
Dates: approximately 1860-1931; Majority of material found within 1885 - 1925

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Cruikshank, Frank Xavier 1
Curtis Brown Ltd 1
Dennis, Charles Henry 1
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt) 1
Dunn, Byron A. (Byron Archibald) 1
Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) 1
Field, Eugene 1
French, Jane E. 1
Fresh Air Fund 1
Friend, Oscar J. (Oscar Jerome) 1
Garland, Hamlin 1
Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England) 1
Grey, Zane 1
Grosset & Dunlap 1
Hansen, Harry 1
Harraden, Beatrice 1
Harrison, Edith Ogden 1
Kirkland family 1
Kirkland, Joseph 1
Lamb Knitting Machine Co 1
Lang, Andrew 1
Lawson, Victor Freemont 1
McCarter, Margaret Hill 1
McClurg, Alexander C. (Alexander Caldwell) 1
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Mowrer, Paul Scott 1
Mulford, Clarence Edward 1
New England Church (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Noyes, Frank B. (Frank Brett) 1
Reade, Philip, Captain 1
Roberts, Charles G. D., Sir 1
Rogers, Hopewell L. (Hopewell Lindenberger) 1
Sawyer, Walter E. 1
Scott, C. (printer) 1
Singer Company 1
Singer Manufacturing Company 1
Singer, Isaac Merritt 1
Smith, Henry Justin, 1875-1936 1
Stobie, Charles Stewart 1
Stone, Melville Elijah 1
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Southern Ute Agency 1
Vincent, Leon H. (Leon Henry) 1
Voight, John 1
Wainwright, Claude Stanley 1
Way & Williams 1
Way, W. Irving (Washington Irving) 1
Whalen, H. V. 1
Wilson, Francis 1
Wilson, W. I. 1
Young Men's Christian Association (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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