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Goodman Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Goodman Family
Abstract Papers, letters, photograph albums, cards, genealogical materials, diaries, and travel memorabilia from the family of Marjorie Sawyer Goodman Graff, daughter of playwright Kenneth Sawyer Goodman, and her mother, Marjorie Robbins Hopkins.
Dates: 1795-2003; Majority of material found within 1880 - 1995

Harvey family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Harvey
Abstract Collection of letters, photographs, diaries, writings, business records, and genealogical research materials centering around Chicago native and longtime Rand McNally employee Bennet B. Harvey, his wife Dorothy Wegener Harvey, their son Bennet B. Harvey, Jr., and their ancestors, many of whom were early Chicago settlers and involved in the development of the city. Families represented include Botsford, Chapin, Fisk, Gehrke, Harvey, and Wegener.
Dates: 1800-2007; Majority of material found within 1851 - 1984

John Blew Collection on Wright Howes, Zoe Howes, and U.S.IANA

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Blew
Abstract Correspondence, genealogical research, photographs, interviews, writings, and other materials related to the lives and careers of Wright and Zoe Howes, their families, and Wright Howes' bibliographical work U.S.IANA. Materials were compiled by John Blew, a Chicago lawyer and book collector who became interested in the life of Wright Howes through his use of Howes' U.S.IANA.
Dates: 1790s-2012; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1999

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

Richard Colles Johnson - Colles Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Johnson
Abstract Material relating to the genealogy of Richard Colles Johnson’s family, especially his Colles ancestors and relations, including correspondence, clippings, copies of documents and publications, memorabilia, and photographs.
Dates: 1746-2002; Majority of material found within 1956 - 1998

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Antiquarian booksellers 1
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Bookstores -- Illinois -- Chicago Region 1
Brothers and sisters -- Correspondence 1
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Calligraphy (visual works) 1
Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
Chester County (Pa.) -- History 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- To 1875 1
Children's books -- United States -- History -- 20th century 1
China -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Correspondence -- 1801-1850 1
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Correspondence -- 1901-1950 1
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 1
Correspondence -- Ireland 1
Correspondence -- United States 1
Cuba -- Description and travel -- 19th century 1
Daguerreotypes (photographs) 1
Diaries 1
Diaries -- 1851-1900 1
Diaries -- 1901-1950 1
Divorce 1
Drawings (visual works) 1
Egypt -- Description and travel -- 20th century 1
Europe -- Description and travel 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- 19th century 1
Faith -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Families -- Georgia 1
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Farmers -- Indiana -- Pendleton -- Diaries 1
Florida -- Description and travel -- 19th century 1
Genealogical correspondence -- Ireland 1
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Genealogies (histories) -- Indiana 1
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Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Heyerdahl, Thor. Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen. English. 1
Illinois -- Genealogy 1
Indiana -- Genealogy 1
Ireland -- Genealogy 1
Iroquois Indians 1
Japan -- Description and travel -- 20th century 1
Librarians -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Librarians -- Indiana 1
Love-letters -- United States -- 20th century 1
Mackinac Island (Mich.) -- History 1
Mackinac Island Region (Mich.) -- Description and travel 1
Madison County (Ind.) -- History 1
Manuscripts, American 1
Manuscripts, Irish 1
Massachusetts -- Genealogy 1
Millinery -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Mothers and daughters -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Parent and child -- Correspondence 1
Parent and child -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Pendleton (Ind.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
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Quakers -- Genealogy 1
Quakers -- Indiana -- History -- 19th century 1
Quakers -- Pennsylvania -- Chester County -- History 1
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School prose, American -- Indiana 1
Slave bills of sale -- Specimens 1
Society of Friends 1
Teachers -- Indiana -- History 1
Theater -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
Theater programs -- 1901-1950 1
Travelers -- Europe -- Diaries 1
United States -- Genealogy 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
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