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Burton Cherry ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-ZC 1-183
Abstract Materials designed and collected by Chicago designer and typographer Burton Cherry, between approximately 1929 and approximately 1962. The collection includes correspondence to and from Cherry, items he designed or which were produced under his supervision, items possibly designed by Cherry, articles containing information about his work, and ephemera he collected.
Dates: approximately 1929-approximately 1962

Franklin and Penelope Rosemont Collection of IWW Publications and Ephemera

 Collection
Identifier: Case-folio-HD-8055
Abstract Publications, official documents, song books, and other materials created by and related to the Industrial Workers of the World, an historic union and labor organization.
Dates: 1905-2005; Majority of material found within 1905 - 1935

Gintautas Vezys Bookplate Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Vezys
Abstract Collection of more than 4700 bookplates and related ephemera assembled by Lithuanian–American publisher and scholar, Gintautas Vezys. Bookplates were individually designed and hand-printed, and were executed by primarily Lithuanian artists.
Dates: approximately 1958-approximately 2006

H.M. Gousha collection

 Collection
Identifier: Maps-Gousha
Abstract Over 25,000 United States road maps published 1927-1996, mostly issued for oil company clients. Primarily highway maps of U.S. states and street maps of major cities.
Dates: 1927-1996

Indian Council Fire Records

 Collection
Identifier: Ayer-Modern-MS-Indian Council
Abstract Papers, correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, and publications of the Indian Council Fire, a Chicago-based organization supporting educational, legislative, and social services for urban and reservation Indians.
Dates: 1923-1988; Majority of material found within 1944 - 1988

Jerry Nedwick papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Nedwick
Abstract Jerrold (Jerry) Nedwick (1895?-1966) was a Chicago native who owned and operated Nedwick’s Book Store for over forty years. He married Rhoda Katz in 1925 and wrote to her almost daily during her two extended stays at sanatoriums, one in Winfield, Illinois, the other in Denver, Colorado. Both Jerry and Rhoda were originally from Illinois and active in the Chicago Jewish and literary communities. This collection is mostly his letters to her about his life while she was away, and contains no...
Dates: 1918-1928; Majority of material found within 1924 - 1928

John M. Wing Foundation Printing Ephemera Collection

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Ephemera-File
Abstract Printed ephemera from a variety of companies, organizations, and individuals, mostly concerned with printing, publishing, graphic design, and related book arts. Geographic coverage includes North America, Great Britain, Europe and East Asia.
Dates: Approximately 1750-ongoing; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1999

Letterhead and stationery collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-NC1002-.L47-L48
Abstract This is a growing collection of letterheads, envelopes, and stationery sheets. Geographic coverage includes the United States, Canada, and the United Kingdom. The bulk of materials come from Illinois, particularly the Chicago region. Most items were issued between approximately 1900 and approximately 1925.
Dates: approximately 1900-ongoing; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1925

Robert E. Wagner papers

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-Z244.6-U5-W34
Abstract Materials collected by Robert E. Wagner between approximately 1880 and approximately 1931. Personal items include photographs of Wagner by Walinger of Chicago and golf memorabilia. The bulk of the materials relate to Wagner's Chicago printing and engraving company, Wagner & Hanson Company and include items such as business cards, letterheads, and photographs.
Dates: approximately 1880 to approximately 1931; Majority of material found within 1894 - 1931

Robert Hunter Middleton Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Middleton
Abstract Diaries, notes, original manuscripts of writings, design art, correspondence, financial records, printed ephemera, and type specimens from the collection of Robert Hunter Middleton, type designer and fine printer.
Dates: 1921-1985

Vytautas Virkau Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Virkau
Abstract Consists mainly of correspondence, exhibition materials, ex libris examples, and periodicals relating to bookplates.
Dates: approximately 1966-approximately 2003; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1993

Willens & Company business and advertising specimens

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Willens & Co.
Abstract Collection of business forms and cards, advertisements, and other commercial printing specimens created by Chicago printing firm Willens & Company. Also included in the collection are brochures, catalogs, and other text describing the products and services of the company and current rates. The specimens were originally compiled in a three-ring binder for a sales representative to demonstrate the company's line of "standardized advertising and printed necessities and to take orders for...
Dates: 1939

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Association Typographique Internationale 1
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Beck, Bruce 1
Bender, Charles Albert 1
Bennett, Robert L. (Robert LaFollette) 1
Bewick, Thomas 1
Bibliotheca Wittockiana 1
Blue Spruce, George 1
Booklyn Artists Alliance 1
Borden's Farm Products Co. of Illinois 1
Bremer Presse 1
Brighton Press 1
Brundage, Slim 1
Burton Cherry & Associates 1
Calumet Book & Engraving Company 1
Calumet Company 1
Campbell, Joan 1
Centro del bel libro (Ascona, Switzerland) 1
Challenge Machinery Company 1
Chaplin, Ralph 1
Cherry, Burton 1
Cherryburn Press (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Cloud, Henry Roe 1
Continental Oil Company 1
Cook Christian Training School 1
Cortez, Carlos 1
Council for Union Democracy 1
Cuneo Press 1
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Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor) 1
Deloria, Ella Cara 1
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ELM Press 1
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Erving, Robert Raymond, 1893-1968 1
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Gerard, Forrest J. 1
Gousha, Harry Mathias, 1892-1970 1
Graves, Joseph Clark 1
Gregynog Press 1
Gridley, Marion E. (Marion Eleanor) 1
Gulf Oil Corporation 1
H.M. Gousha (Firm) 1
H.M. Gousha Company 1
Hammer, Carolyn Reading 1
Hammer, Victor 1
Haywood, Big Bill 1
Hill, Joe 1
Idaho Center for the Book 1
Imago Press (Toronto, Ont.) 1
Indian Council Fire (Organization : U.S.) 1
Indulgence Press 1
Industrial Workers of the World 1
Industrial Workers of the World. General Defense Committee 1
International Design Conference in Aspen 1
International Printing Museum (Carson, Calif.) 1
J. Manz Engraving Company 1
Jacumski, Stephen 1
Jeppesen and Company 1
Kabotie, Fred 1
Katz, Rhoda 1
Kisarauskis, Vincas 1
Kmieliauskis, Antanas 1
Kner, Albert 1
Kner, Elizabeth 1
LaFrinierre, Marie 1
LaVatta, George P. 1
Limited Editions Club 1
Liturgy Training Publications (Firm) 1
Ludlow Typograph Co 1
Mangan, James T. (James Thomas) 1
Marcy, Mary 1
Mardersteig, Giovanni 1
Margo, Egdon H. 1
McClendon, Mary Stone 1
McKittrick, Bruce 1
Middleton, R. Hunter (Robert Hunter) 1
Miksys, Zibuntas 1
Minoka-Hill, Lillie Rosa 1
Nash, John Henry 1
National Congress of American Indians 1
National Jewish Hospital for Consumptives (U.S.) 1
Nedwick's Book Store 1
Nedwick, Jerrold 1
Nichols, Dale 1
Owl, W. David (Walter David) 1
Perishable Press Limited 1
Phinney, Archie 1
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