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Abby Louise Tallmadge Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Tallmadge
Abstract Correspondence to Abby L. Tallmadge from fellow scholars regarding her work on Jane Austen, a few manuscript copies of her scholarly work, a family scrapbook and printed material relating to the architectural work of her brother, Thomas Eddy Tallmadge.
Dates: approximately 1860-1952

Brown family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Brown Family
Abstract Correspondence, writings, newspaper clippings, numerous group and portrait photographs, a scrapbook, travel and souvenir items and snapshots, relating to sisters Grace and Genevieve Brown, musicians who were members of three American all-girl bands between 1923 and 1932. A large part of the collection consists of photographs of the bands and the performers: Harry Waiman and the Debutantes, the Parisian Red Heads and the Ingenues, as well as numerous small travel photographs Also a small...
Dates: 1918-1972; Majority of material found within 1923 - 1932

Edward Price Bell Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Bell
Abstract Correspondence, works, and other items related to Edward Price Bell's career as a foreign correspondent for the Chicago Daily News and roving correspondent for the Literary Digest.
Dates: 1886-1951; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1942

Harriet Lundgren Papers

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Lundgren
Abstract Material relating to the career of Chicago ballet dancer Harriet Lundgren. Includes three scrapbooks of clippings, articles, pictures and reviews regarding Lundgren, other dancers, and opera singers of the 1920s and 1930s. Also, a few articles and magazine excerpts on the ballet, several programs, and a collection of miscellaneous photographs of performers and celebrities.
Dates: 1917-1991; Majority of material found within 1920 - 1938

Iva Kitchell Papers

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Identifier: Dance-MS-Kitchell
Abstract Six scrapbooks and large folder of loose material relating to the dance and performance career of Iva Kitchell. Scrapbooks contain articles, clippings, programs, reviews, advertising material, memorabilia and other miscellaneous items that cover Kitchell’s life, from her affiliation with the Chicago Civic Opera Ballet in 1926 to her retirement from an international stage career as a satiric dance mime in 1961. Also, a 1984 catalog of an exhibition of the paintings by her husband Stokely...
Dates: 1926-1984; Majority of material found within 1926 - 1958

Steele-Winters Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Steele-Winters
Abstract Correspondence, estate papers, family records, farm related accounts, diaries, cards, scrapbooks, yearbooks, oral histories, and photographs of the Steele and Winters families. Both families were early homesteaders and farmers in rural northwestern Illinois, settling in and around Bureau, Sangamon, and Winnebago Counties in Illinois in the early 1800s. Their extended families continue to live and farm in these areas to the present day.
Dates: 1860-2009; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1970

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Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 4
Correspondence -- 1901-1950 3
Photographs -- 1901-1950 3
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 3
Ballet dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
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Correspondence -- 1851-1900 2
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 2
Manuscripts, American 2
Scrapbooks -- 1851-1900 2
Travel literature -- Europe 2
Airplanes, Military -- Armament -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
All-Girl Bands 1
Architects -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Bureau County (Ill.) -- History 1
Calendars (documents) -- Illinois 1
Christian County (Ill.) -- History 1
Clippings -- 1851-1900 1
Clippings -- 1901-1950 1
College students -- Illinois -- History 1
Correspondence -- England -- Oxford -- 1901-1950 1
Courtship -- Illinois -- History 1
Dance -- Humor 1
Dance teachers -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Dancers -- Portraits 1
Diaries -- 1851-1900 1
Diaries -- 1901-1950 1
Diaries -- Europe 1
Diaries -- Illinois -- 1901-1950 1
Diaries -- Illinois -- 1951-2000 1
Dover (Ill.) -- History 1
Education -- Illinois -- History 1
Families -- Illinois -- History -- Sources 1
Farmers -- Illinois -- History 1
Foreign correspondents -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Foreign news -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Greeting cards 1
Husband and wife -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
Illiopolis (Ill.) -- History 1
Isolationism -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Jazz -- 1921-1930 1
Jazz -- 1931-1940 1
Journals (accounts) -- 1901-1950 1
London (England) 1
Manuscripts, English 1
Mason City (Iowa) -- History 1
Mothers and daughters -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
Older people -- Care -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 1
Pana (Ill.) -- History 1
Pass Christian (Miss.) 1
Photographic postcards 1
Photographs -- 1951-2000 1
Picture postcards 1
Postcards 1
Princeton (Ill.) -- History 1
Rosamond (Ill.) -- History 1
Rural families -- Illinois -- History 1
Sangamon County (Ill.) -- History 1
Scholars -- England -- Correspondence 1
School yearbooks 1
Shirland (Ill.) -- History 1
Singers -- Portraits 1
Soldiers -- Illinois -- Bureau County -- History 1
Tiskilwa (Ill.) -- History 1
Travel literature -- 1901-1950 1
Valentines 1
Vaudeville 1
Viewbooks 1
Warships 1
Winnebago County (Ill.) -- History 1
Women -- Education -- History 1
Women -- Suffrage -- England 1
Women authors, English -- 19th century 1
Women college students -- Illinois 1
Women dancers -- 20th century -- History -- Sources 1
Women dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Women jazz musicians -- United States 1
Women musicians -- United States 1
Women scholars -- Illinois -- Evanston -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Women teachers 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Journalists 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives, American 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs 1
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Chicago Civic Opera (Chicago, Ill.) 2
America First Committee 1
Austen, Jane 1
Baker family 1
Beaverbrook, Max Aitken, Baron 1