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George Ade Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Ade
Abstract Correspondence, works, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, miscellaneous pictorial items and memorabilia documenting the literary and personal life of George Ade, Midwestern journalist, humorist and playwright, best known for his Chicago Record column, "Stories of the Streets and of the Town," and for his innumerable fables in slang.
Dates: 1865-1971

Henry Blake Fuller papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Fuller
Abstract Correspondence, works and miscellaneous material relating to Henry Blake Fuller, Chicago novelist, essayist, critic, and satirist. The bulk of the collection consists of Fuller's writings, both published and manuscript, and incoming correspondence.
Dates: 1868-2000; Majority of material found within 1874 - 1929

Henry Justin Smith Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-SmithHJ
Abstract Manuscripts of works, correspondence, and mementos of Henry Justin Smith, author and Chicago Daily News reporter, city editor, news editor, and managing editor.
Dates: 1912-1980; Majority of material found within 1912 - 1935

Herman Kogan Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Kogan
Abstract Works, professional correspondence, and photographs of Chicago journalist and corporate historian Herman Kogan.
Dates: approximately 1869-1985; Majority of material found within 1970 - 1985

John Willy Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Willy
Abstract Periodicals, newspaper clippings, catalogs and other documents pertaining to the life and hotel periodical business of John Willy. Also includes photographs of friends of Willy taken by Chicago-area portrait photographers.
Dates: 1871-1984

Melville E. Stone Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Stone
Abstract Correspondence and other materials pertaining to the life and work of Melville E. Stone, founder and editor of the Chicago Daily News and general manager of the Associated Press.
Dates: 1815-1954; Majority of material found within 1890 - 1929

Ring Lardner papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lardner
Abstract Correspondence and writings of journalist and humorist author Ring Lardner. Also estate papers, including royalty records through 2003, biographical materials, publicity and reviews, adaptations of writings, and a few photographs.
Dates: 1805-2003; Majority of material found within 1885 - 1987

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Baseball -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Book review radio programs 1
Brook (Ind.) -- History -- Sources 1
Business historians -- Illinois 1
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Conservatism -- United States 1
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Greek letter societies -- Indiana -- Lafayette 1
Homosexuality and literature 1
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Illinois -- Politics and government -- 1865-1950 1
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Love-letters -- United States 1
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New Deal, 1933-1939 1
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World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Chicago Daily News, Inc 2
Dreiser, Theodore 2
Field, Eugene 2
Howells, William Dean 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
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Abbott family 1
Ade family 1
Ade, George, 1866-1944 1
Allen, James Lane, 1849-1925 1
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941 1
Associated Press 1
Bayes, Nora 1
Bell Syndicate, Inc 1
Binder, Carroll 1
Borowski, Felix 1
Brice, Fanny 1
Bromfield, Louis 1
Brooks, Van Wyck 1
Browne, Charles Francis 1
Chatfield-Taylor, H. C. (Hobart Chatfield) 1
Chicago Bar Association 1
Chicago Record 1
Clemens, Samuel Langhorne 1
Cockrell, Monroe F. (Monroe Fulkerson) 1
Cohan, George M. (George Michael) 1
Committee of One Hundred (Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Corbett, Jim 1
Crane, William H. 1
Creel, George 1
Davis, Elmer 1
Debs, Eugene V. (Eugene Victor) 1
Eddy, Arthur Jerome 1
Fernald, Charles Edward 1
Field, Kate 1
Field, Roswell Martin 1
Frewen, Moreton 1
Fuller, Henry Blake 1
Garland, Hamlin 1
George Ade Memorial Association 1
Gilman, Evelyn 1
Goss Printing Press Company 1
Harrison, Carter H. (Carter Henry) 1
Hatfield, James Taft 1
Hecht, Ben 1
Holme, John Francis 1
Household Finance Corporation 1
Hubbard, Elbert 1
Indiana Society of Chicago 1
John Willy, Inc 1
Kelly, Fred C. (Fred Charters) 1
Kogan, Herman 1
Kurfess, William F. 1
Lardner family 1
Lardner, Ellis Abbott 1
Lardner, Ring 1
Lardner, Ring, Jr. 1
Lawson, Victor Freemont 1
Lindsay, Vachel 1
Little Room (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Lusitania (Steamship) 1
Mark Twain Society of Chicago 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney) 1
Meine, Franklin J. 1
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis) 1
Monroe, Harriet 1
Morgan, Anna 1
Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Norton, Charles Eliot 1
Noyes, Frank B. (Frank Brett) 1
Nye, Bill 1
Ostrander, Wilma Johnson 1
Peary, Robert E. (Robert Edwin) 1
Peattie, Elia Wilkinson 1
Pegler, J. Westbrook (James Westbrook) 1
Perkins, Maxwell E. (Maxwell Evarts) 1
Pond, Allen Bartlit 1
Pond, Irving K. (Irving Kane) 1
Pritzker, Abram Nicholas 1
Purdue University 1
Rathbun, James D. 1
Richardson, Frederick 1
Ring, Blanche 1
Russell, Sol Smith 1
Sherman, Stuart Pratt 1
Sidley & Austin 1
Sigma Chi Fraternity 1
Smith, Henry Justin, 1875-1936 1
Starrett, Vincent 1
Stead, W. T. (William Thomas) 1
Stone family 1
Stone, Herbert Stuart, 1871-1915 1
Stone, Melville Elijah, 1848-1929 1
Taft, Lorado 1
Taft, William H. (William Howard) 1
Turbyfill, Mark 1
Twain, Mark 1
Union League Club of Chicago 1
Van Vechten, Carl 1
Vedder, Elihu 1
WFMT (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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