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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

Frances Wells Shaw Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-ShawF
Abstract Papers of Frances Wells Shaw of Chicago and Lake Forest, Illinois, wife of architect Howard Van Doren Shaw. Bulk consists of material related to the frequent domestic and international travels of Frances Shaw during the first half of the 20th century. Includes her diaries, travel materials and memorabilia, and photographs. Also includes correspondence to and from Frances Shaw and her daughters, plus the diaries of her brother-in-law, Charles T. Atkinson.
Dates: 1866-1976; Majority of material found within 1925 - 1937

Hermann Raster Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Raster
Abstract Correspondence and other materials pertaining to the life of German immigrant "Forty-Eighter," Hermann Raster, and his work as editor of the Illinois Staats-Zeitung.
Dates: 1849-1940; Majority of material found within 1860 - 1891

Lewis Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-LewisF
Abstract Correspondence, documents, personal materials, genealogical research, and photographs of the Lewis and related families collected by Louise Lewis, sister of Chicago journalist Lloyd Lewis.
Dates: 1775-1977; Majority of material found within 1850 - 1950

Trumbull Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Trumbull
Abstract Correspondence, diaries and photographs of the Trumbull family of Chicago from 1876 until 1956. The collection gives candid insight into the lives of the young Trumbull sisters while studying music in Vienna through their letters home to Chicago. The most sizeable contribution of correspondence comes from prolific letter-writer Florence Trumbull, who wrote regularly to her sisters and mother, Mary Elizabeth Foster Trumbull, over the course of five decades.
Dates: 1876-1990; Majority of material found within 1876 - 1950

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Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 4
Diaries -- 1851-1900 3
Photographs -- 1901-1950 3
Clippings -- 1851-1900 2
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 2
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Photographs -- 1851-1900 2
Abolitionists -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County 1
Airplanes, Military -- Armament -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Benefactors -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Brothers and sisters -- Correspondence 1
Canada -- Guidebooks 1
Chester County (Pa.) -- History 1
Chicago (Ill.) 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Newspapers 1
Clippings -- 1901-1950 1
Correspondence -- 1801-1850 1
Courtship -- Correspondence 1
Cruise ships -- Guidebooks 1
East Asia -- Guidebooks 1
Europe -- Guidebooks 1
Faith -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Families -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Families -- Indiana 1
Family farms -- Indiana -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Family farms -- Indiana -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Farmers -- Indiana -- Pendleton -- Diaries 1
Foreign correspondents -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Foreign news -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Forty-Eighters (American immigrants) 1
Genealogical correspondence -- United States 1
Genealogies (histories) -- Indiana 1
Genealogies (histories) -- Pennsylvania 1
German Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Newspapers 1
Germans -- United States 1
Indiana -- Genealogy 1
Iroquois Indians 1
Isolationism -- United States -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Japan -- Guidebooks 1
Lake Forest (Ill.) -- History 1
Librarians -- Indiana 1
London (England) 1
Madison County (Ind.) -- History 1
Manuscripts, American -- Illinois 1
Mothers and daughters -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Music -- Instruction and study -- Austria -- Vienna 1
Newspaper editors -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Parent and child -- Correspondence 1
Pass Christian (Miss.) 1
Pendleton (Ind.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Pennsylvania -- Genealogy 1
Photograph albums -- 1901-1950 1
Photographs -- 1951-2000 1
Piano teachers 1
Postcards -- 1901-1950 1
Quaker abolitionists -- United States -- History 1
Quakers -- Genealogy 1
Quakers -- Indiana -- History -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County -- History 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Rural families -- Indiana -- History 1
School prose, American -- Indiana 1
Scrapbooks -- 1851-1900 1
Scrapbooks -- 1901-1950 1
Sisters -- Correspondence 1
Slave bills of sale -- Specimens 1
Society of Friends 1
Teachers -- Indiana -- History 1
Temperance -- History -- 19th century 1
Travel diaries -- 1901-1950 1
Travel guidebooks -- 1901-1950 1
Travelers -- Europe -- Diaries 1
United States -- Guidebooks 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Upper class -- United States -- Social life and customs 1
Vienna (Austria) 1
Warships 1
Women -- Education 1
Women -- Suffrage -- England 1
Women pianists -- United States 1
Women travelers -- Europe -- 20th century 1
Women travelers -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Journalists 1
World War, 1914-1918 -- Photographs 1
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America First Committee 1
Atkinson, Charles Thomas 1
Atkinson, Martha Wells 1
Beaverbrook, Max Aitken, Baron 1
Bell, Edward Price 1