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Finding Aids

A finding aid is an inventory listing of what is in an archival collection.

A-Z list of finding aids


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Collection Name Linear Feet
Calumet Skyway 1
Cartwright, Jesse Whitney 1
Cartwright, Justice James 1
Casper, Richard F. 15
Cathedral Shelter of Chicago 4
Catholic Charities Collection 1
Caxton Club Collection 1.5
Central Baptist Children’s Home Records 12
Central Committee for Conscientious Objectors 76
A Century of Progress – Becker Studios 1
A Century of Progress Records 555
A Century of Progress Memorabilia Collection 5
A Century of Progress – Weinblatt Memorabilia collection 8
Chandler, Henry P. 2
Charitable Institutes Collection 2
Chicago Abortion Fund
Chicago Alliance for Neighborhood Safety (CANS) 33
Chicago Annenberg Challenge 70
Chicago Area Central Committee 1
Chicago Area Pharmacy Photograph Collection 0.5
Chicago Area Women’s History Council 11
Chicago Book Clinic 30
Chicago Chamber of Commerce 5
Chicago Clergy Consultation Service 6
Chicago Committee for a Sane Nuclear Policy 5.75
Chicago Commuter Rail Collection 1
Chicago Conference on Religion and Race 1
Chicago Council on Urban Affairs Records 42
Chicago Council on Foreign Relations Partial finding aid. Container lists for additional collection supplements available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 56
Chicago Crime Commission 2
Chicago Federation of Settlements and Neighborhood Houses 19
Chicago German Hod Carriers’ Union 1.5
Chicago Metro Ethics Coalition 6
Chicago Nursing Students Collection .4
Chicago Nutrition Association Partial finding aid. Container lists for additional collection
supplements available in the Special Collections Reading Room.
14
Chicago Photographic Collection 215.25
Chicago Railroad Fair 24
Chicago School of Nursing 1
Chicago Single Tax Club 1
Chicago Stockyards 10
Chicago Urban League 664
Chicago Veteran Druggists’ Association 1
Chicago West Side Christian Parish 1
Chicago Woman’s Aid Society 19
Chicago Women in Broadcasting 1
Chicago Women in Publishing 15
Child Welfare Pamphlet Collection 1
Children’s Home and Aid Society of Illinois 42.5
Chinese American Civic Council 1
Cirese, Helen 5
Citizens Action Program 4
Citizens Alert 41.5
Citizens Association of Chicago 1.25
Citizens for a Better Environment 11
City of Chicago Radio Addresses 1
Civic Federation of Chicago 2
Clarence Darrow Community Center 7
Clarke, Philip Ream 15
Clean Air Coordinating Committee 1
Clemente, Egidio 5
Cohen, Christopher B. 52.5
Cohen, Irwin 3
Cohen, Jean Barr 1
Coleman, Virginia M. 0.25
Committee for Handgun Control, Inc. 12
Committee on the Status of Women — Ephemera 1
Compassionate Friends, The 18
Container Corporation of America 165
Cook County Democratic Party 1
Cook County School of Nursing 53
Cook County School of Nursing Addenda 8
Cook County Socialist Party 1
Coordinating Council of Community Organizations 1
Cotton, Sylvia 7
Cottrell, Louise 1
Council of Health Sciences Libraries to the Midwest Health Sciences Libraries Network records .6
Bob Crawford Audio Archive 1
Creasman, Ralph Design Collection 4.3
Creer, Ralph 6
Crossroads Fund 20.5
Cummings, Walter J. 3
Currie, Leonard & Virginia 4
Curry, Richard L. Papers 5

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Collection Name Linear Feet
Fese, Marie Agnes
5.5
Firman House 10
Florence Crittenton Anchorage Records 11
For Chicago Records 1.5
Forest Preserve District of Cook County 331.25
Forgue, Norman W./ Black Cat Press 12
Fort Dearborn Project 4
Fortune Magazine Design 27
Foster, Reverend Hazel 1
Friends of the Parks 5.5
Fry, Mary 1

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Collection Name Linear Feet
Packingtown USA
Palmer Riverboat 2
Pamphlet Collection (pdf) 220
James S. Parker Collection 125
Partee, Cecil A. 15
Pascente, Mary 3
Patner, Marshall 154
Paulson, Evelina Belden Partial Finding Aid. Additional container lists available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 4.75
Payne, Aaron 1.5
Pearson, Ray Design 22
Perman, Norman Design 25
Pestalozzi Foebel Teachers College 1
Petersen, Alma 1
Phi Beta Kapa Association of the Chicago Area 2
Philippine Nurses Association of Illinois 4
Phyllis Wheatley Association 1
Pinzke, Herb Design 6
Polacheck, Hilda Satt 4.5
Polish Falcons 1
Porter, Allen 3
Posner, Wendy (WBEZ) 3.5
Preddy, Rosebud Lane .25
Prior, Ariadne (pdf) 3
Puerto Rican Cultural Center 4

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Queer Asian American Collection 3

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Collection Name Linear Feet
Sackett, DeForest Design 5
Saint James Press Design 3
Saint Leonard’s House 1
Saint Mary’s High School and Center for Learning Partial finding aid. Container lists for additional collection supplements available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 29
Saint Nicholas Ukrainian Greek Catholic Church 1
Saint Patrick’s Day Parade Programs 1
Erwin A. Salk Multicultural Collection 80
Sandburg, Carl 7
Saperstein, Esther 156
Save our Resources and Environment 1
Scala, Florence 5.5
Schlotter, Bertha E. 1.5
Schmidt, William 7
Scholarship and Guidance Association 11.25
School of Living 16
Schubert, Helen C. 7
Schwartz, Charles P. 4
Self-Help Center of Evanston 5.75
Seniors Center of Metropolitan Chicago 3
Sheet Music 126
Sherman, John F. .5
Shipps, Barbara Hull-House Collection 1
Shorebank Corporation 47.25
Siegel, Jacob 1
Sierra Club, Chicago Chapter 9
Sierra Leone collection and supplements on the Atlantic Slave Trade 7
Sigel, Dorothy 1
Sikes, Madeleine & George 1
Single Tax League of Chicago 1
Skalski, Andre Scrapbook 1
Slovak League of America 1
Small Collections–Chicago 3.5
Small Collections–General 13.25
Smith, Eleanor 1
Smith, Kay 1
Smith, Louise Hulbert 18
Smith, Mary Rozet 1
Smith, Nesta 1
Socialism and
Social Welfare
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Society of Midland Authors Partial finding aid. Container lists for additional collection supplements available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 42
Society of Priests for a Free Ministry 1
Society of Separationists 1
Society of Typographic Arts collection 64.5
Sohnquist, David E. 2
Solidarity and the Polish Resistance .5
Sorrentino, Anthony 1
South Central Association of Chicago Records .25
South Suburban Human Relations Council 1
Southern Regional Council 1
Southport Neighbors Association 11
Spanish Civil War 2
Spokeswoman Collection .5
Starr, Ellen Gates 3
Steendrukkerij de Jong & Co. 1
Stern, Grace Mary 10
Stevens, Justice John Paul 1
Stewart, Joffre 18
Stewart, Lucy Tilden 1
Stone, William/Sequoia Press Design 14
Stracke, Win 1
Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee 1
Students for a Democratic Society 1
Sunset Club, The 1
Sutker, Calvin R. 8
Suyeoka, George Design 3.5
Swallow Press (pdf) 286
Swiss Benevolent Society of Chicago 5
Swiss Singing Society of Chicago 6
Mary Hill Swope 1

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Tadeusz Kosciuszko Dancers 3
Taylor, Lea Demarest 8.5
Temperance Collection 1
Temporary Community Housing Rent Commission 1.5
Tenth International Student Relations Conference 1
Thatcher Woods Savanna Restoration Project 4
Theater Program Collection 3.25
Thompson, Bradbuy Design 4
Three Arts Club of Chicago Records 79
Tolstoy Family 1
Topchevsky, Morris 1
Topinka, Judy Baar 16
Towert, Annie 1
Travelers Aid Society Partial Finding Aid. Additional container lists available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 70
Triangle Shirt Waist Factory Fire, NYC 1
Trohan, Walter 4
Trumbull, Julia 4
TRUST, Inc. see Chicago Council on Urban Affairs 42
Tucker, Irwin St. John (pdf) Partial Finding Aid. Additional container lists available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 18
Twenty Seven Chicago Designers
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Tyler, Miriam 1

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Van Hoosen, Bertha 1
Vittum, Harriet E. 2
Vogele, Robert Design 104
Voice of the Fair 1

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Yarros, Rachelle and Victor 1
Yeomans, Edward “Ned” 1
YMCA — Duncan-Maxwell Street 1
YMCA — Wabash 3
Young Men’s Christian Association of Chicago 1
Young Men’s Hebrew Charity Association (pdf) Partial finding aid. Additional container lists available in the Special Collections Reading Room. 1
YWCA of Metropolitan Chicago 35.25

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Zimmerman, Ann 16.5
Zonta Club of Chicago 9

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A Century of Progress Records

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