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Carroll Binder papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Binder
Abstract Correspondence, writing, personal and family materials, and photographs of newspaper editor and foreign correspondent Carroll Binder.
Dates: 1910-1984; Majority of material found within 1920-1955

Chauncey McCormick Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-McCormick
Abstract Letters, clippings, photographs, and mementos of Chicago businessman and philanthropist Chauncey McCormick. He was the nephew of Cyrus McCormick, founder of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company which became part of International Harvester Company, and was president of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1944-1954. Correspondence concerns business, civic, philanthropic, religious, and political activities. Also contains speeches and writings, including those for the Art Institute, child...
Dates: 1887-1955

Clay Judson Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-JudsonC
Abstract Correspondence, writings, photographs and memorabilia of Chicago lawyer Clay Judson.
Dates: 1800-1966

James M. Barker papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Barker
Abstract Correspondence, business records, speeches, personal materials, photographs, and family newsletters of business executive James M. Barker. During his career, Barker was, among other things, banker, vice-president of Sears, Roebuck and Company and president of Allstate Insurance Company whose financial expertise made him a valued advisor in government financial matters and corporate environments. He participated in post World War II era economic missions to Iran and Turkey, and was a close...
Dates: 1825-1975; Majority of material found within 1920-1970

John Lardner Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-LardnerJ
Abstract Correspondence, works, personal materials, photographs, and artwork of sportswriter, humorist, reporter, and critic John Lardner.
Dates: approximately 1900-2001; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1960

Loren M. Knowles family papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Knowles Family
Abstract Correspondence and transcriptions thereof, account and estate documents, government records (such as birth, marriage, and death certificates, documents, and letters), news clippings, genealogical research material, photographs, and compilation of information concerning the Knowles family and the related Adgate, Balzhäuser, Brewster, Christian, Cokenhour, Helvig, Hoyal, Hyde, Jackson, Kauffman, Klauder, Lamson, Michell, Oliger, Weigand, and other extended families, located primarily in New York,...
Dates: 1784-2015; Majority of material found within 1811-1961

Monroe Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Monroe-Family
Abstract Correspondence, photographs, and memorabilia from the Monroe family of Chicago. Correspondence is primarily from Henry Stanton Monroe (Chicago attorney), his daughters Harriet Monroe, Dora Monroe Root (and her architect husband John Wellborn Root), and Lucy Monroe Calhoun, and their children. Topics include the births of children, travel, Poetry Magazine, and life in Chicago including Oscar Wilde's 1882 Chicago visit. Also contains World War II and post-war correspondence between William Monroe...
Dates: 1868-1949

Ralph L. Graham Yalta Conference Photographs and Scrapbook

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Graham
Abstract Material related to the activities of the United States Department of State during the months of January-March, 1945 with a particular focus on the Malta Conference, the Yalta Conference, the Inter-American Conference on Problems of War and Peace, and the travels of Secretary of State Edward R. Stettinius in Northern Africa and Central America. The collection is composed of a State Department-created scrapbook with an assortment of photographs taken by the US Army Signal Corps and relevant...
Dates: 1945

Ruth Nelson Redstrom Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Redstrom
Abstract Family histories of the Dahlgren and Redstrom families, correspondence, photographs, Greek menus and travelogues, and newspaper clippings of Ruth Nelson Redstrom's "One Woman's View" column. All materials relating to Ruth Nelson Redstrom, teacher and writer, from 1930 to transcriptions and reproductions from 2011.
Dates: 1930-2011

Storrs & Deville Chabrol Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Storrs
Abstract Letters, World War II-era memorabilia, journals, clippings, manuscripts and photographs pertaining to Marguerite Deville Chabrol Storrs (1881-1959), a successful fiction and non-fiction writer who used the pseudonym "Marc Debrol." Also included are letters and materials related to the Deville Chabrol family, including correspondence between family members present during the Franco-Prussian War and the colonization of Algeria. Additionally, collection includes genealogical information about the...
Dates: 1850-2002; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1945

William H. Peterson Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Peterson
Abstract Correspondence, newspaper clippings, photographs, and personal material of William H. Peterson, a World War II radar man and later engineer for the Pullman Company. Includes Peterson's schoolwork, wartime letters, and engineering designs. There is additional material for the Peterson family, including William's father Hartin F. Peterson, also a Pullman employee, such as his World War I photographs and his own draft work. Collection also contains genealogy and photographs of the Swedish-American...
Dates: 1891-2012

Winterbotham-French Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Winterbotham-French
Abstract Correspondence, personal materials, diaries, financial and estate documents, genealogical research, and photographs of the Winterbotham and French families who were united by the marriage of John R. Winterbotham III and Chloe T. French. Papers include correspondence pertaining to Chloe Tyler French's work at Mathieson Alkali Works, courtship letters between Seth B. French and Mary Tyler Duffy, and letters and photographs of Hilah French, an aunt of Chloe Tyler French, who served at a Red Cross...
Dates: 1850-2005; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1950

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Bridgeport (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 20th century 1
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Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) -- Pictorial works 1
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Clinton County (N.Y.) -- History 1
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Inter-American Conference on Problems of War and Peace (1945 : Mexico City, Mexico) 1
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Korean War, 1950-1953 1
Lake Forest (Ill.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. -- Photographs 1
Languages, Modern -- Study and teaching 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
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Licking County (Ohio) -- Genealogy 1
Licking County (Ohio) -- History 1
Long Island (N.Y.) 1
Malta Conference (1945) 1
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Medals -- 1901-1950 1
Mer (France) 1
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Newsletters 1
Newspaper editors -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Newspapers 1
Orléans (France) 1
Parent and adult child -- Correspondence 1
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Parent and child -- Correspondence 1
Pen and wash drawings 1
Philanthropists -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Photograph albums 1
Photographs -- 2001-2050 1
Poland -- History -- German occupation, 1914-1918 1
Public welfare -- Illinois 1
Pulitzer Prizes 1
Pullman (Chicago, Ill.) -- History -- 20th century 1
Reconstruction (1914-1939) -- Poland 1
Reporters and reporting 1
Scrapbooks -- 1901-1950 1
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 1
Socialites -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Soldiers -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
Soldiers' writings, American 1
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Adgate family 1
Adgate, Asa 1
Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company 1
Allstate Insurance Company 1
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American Council for Judaism 1
American Field Service 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American Mothers 1
American Red Cross 1
American Red Cross in France 1
American Relief Administration 1
American School of Prehistoric Research 1
American Tract Society 1
Art Institute of Chicago 1
Balzhäuser family 1
Barker family 1
Barker, James M. (James Madison) 1
Bell, Laird 1
Berger, Elmer 1
Binder, Carroll 1
Bingham, Barry 1
Brewster family 1
Chicago Daily News, Inc 1
Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul, and Pacific Railroad Company 1
Chomsky, Noam 1
Christian family 1
Churchill, Winston 1
Cokenhour family 1
Compton, K. T. (Karl Taylor) 1
Cowles, John 1
Dawes, Charles Gates 1
Dennis, Charles Henry 1
Deville Shabrol family 1
Doolittle, James Harold 1
Dulles, Allen 1
Ebtehaj, A. H. (Abol Hassan) 1
Federated Press 1
First National Bank of Boston. Buenos Aires Branch 1
Flanders, Ralph E. (Ralph Edward) 1
French family 1
Gannett, Lewis 1
Garner, Robert L. (Robert Livingston) 1
Goodwin, Philip Lippincott 1
Graham, Ralph L. 1
Green, Joshua 1
Haile Selassie I, Emperor of Ethiopia 1
Hanley family 1
Haskins, Sylvia Shaw Judson 1
Helvig family 1
Hencken, Hugh 1
Hoover, Herbert 1
Howe, C. D. (Clarence Decatur) 1
Hoyal family 1
Humphrey, Hubert H. (Hubert Horatio) 1
Hunsaker, Jerome C. (Jerome Clarke) 1
Hyde family 1
Illinois Children’s Home and Aid Society 1
J. H. Winterbotham & Sons 1
Jackson family 1
Johnson family 1
Judson family 1
Judson, Clay 1
Judson, William V. (William Voorhees) 1
Kauffman family 1
Kelly, Walt 1
Kennelly, Martin H. 1
Killian, James Rhyne 1
Kirkpatrick, Helen Paull 1
Klauder family 1
Knopf, Alfred A. 1
Knowles family 1
Knowles, Beatrice Michell 1
Knowles, Hannibal 1
Knowles, Julia Adgate 1
Knowles, Loren M. 1
Knowles, Sarah E. Clark 1
Knox, Frank 1
Kotula family 1
Lamson family 1
Lardner, John 1
Lardner, Ring, Jr. 1
Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica) 1
Marshall, George C. (George Catlett) 1
Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1
Mathieson Alkali Works 1
McCormick Theological Seminary 1
McCormick, Chauncey 1
Michel family 1
Minneapolis Tribune 1
Monroe family 1
Monroe, Harriet 1
Monroe, Henry Stanton 1
Monroe, William Stanton 1
Mowrer, Paul Scott 1
Mullin, Willard 1
Nelson family 1
Newberry Library. Board of Trustees 1
Newcomen Society of the United States 1
North American Newspaper Alliance (NANA) 1
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