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Carpenter Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Carpenter Family
Abstract Genealogical information, correspondence, photographs, and other mementos of the Carpenter family, and other related families including Snow, Isham, and Manierre.
Dates: 1813-1947

Fairbank-Graham Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Fairbank-Graham
Abstract Correspondence, personal and business materials, documents, diaries, writings, photographs, and maps of the Fairbank and Graham families. These families were connected by the marriage of Nathaniel Kellogg Fairbank, a prominent Chicago businessman, and Helen Beeckman Graham, daughter of East Coast industrialist John Andrew Graham. Collection also includes materials of the Carpenter family, through the marriage of Helen Fairbank and Benjamin Carpenter, and three generations of the Nathan S. Davis...
Dates: 1775-1980; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1920

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

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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

Marsh-Roberts-Mack Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-MarshRM
Abstract Papers of the Marsh, Roberts, and Mack families, many members of whom were wealthy Chicago residents. Materials include correspondence, travel and personal diaries, business, property, and estate documents, genealogical materials, photographs, and other personal ephemera. Also contains materials from related families including letters and estate litigation of early Chicago pioneer Daniel Elston, who was related to the Marsh family via the marriage of Sarah Clark to George B. Marsh, as well as...
Dates: 1706-1984; 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

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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Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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Heyerdahl, Thor. Kon-Tiki ekspedisjonen. English. 1
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Iroquois Indians 1
Japan -- Description and travel -- 20th century 1
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Botsford family 1
Bryan, William Lowe 1
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Carpenter, George A. 1
Carpenter, Harriet Isham 1
Carpenter, Helen Graham 1
Clark, Robert R. 1
Colles family 1
Colles, Abraham 1
Colles, Christopher 1
Colles, John Armstrong Purefoy 1
Colles, William Morris 1
Davis, N. S. (Nathan Smith), 1817-1904 1
Davis, N. S. (Nathan Smith), 1858-1920 1
Dewey, Ken 1
Downs family 1
Egeland family 1
Elston, Daniel 1
Fairbank, Nathaniel Kellogg 1
Fairbanks family 1
Fisk family 1
French family 1
Fussell family 1
Fussell, Charles Lewis 1
Glascott, J. H. 1
Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Goodman family 1
Goodman, Kenneth Sawyer 1
Graff, Everett D. (Everett Dwight) 1
Graff, Marjorie S. 1
Graham family 1
Graham, John Andrew 1
Harvey family 1
Harvey, Bennet B. (Bennet Botsford), 1903-1998 1
Heyerdahl, Thor 1
Howes, Wright 1
Illinois. Constitutional Convention (1969-1970) 1
Indiana University 1
International Medical Congress 1
Isom family 1
J. H. Winterbotham & Sons 1
Johnson family 1
Johnson, Richard Colles 1
Jones, Mary Alice 1
Latin School of Chicago 1
Lewis family 1
Lewis, Graceanna 1
Lewis, Lloyd 1
Lewis, Louise 1
Mack family 1
Mack, Katherine Eleanor Roberts 1
Manierre family 1
Marsh family 1
Marsh, Bertha S. 1
Marsh, Marshall S. 1
Mathieson Alkali Works 1
Mount Savage Iron Company 1
Nannestad family 1
Pernichief, Octavius 1
Phepoe family 1
Potomac Wharf Company 1
Rand McNally and Company 1
Roberts family 1
Roberts, George R. 1
Roberts, Katherine Marsh 1
Shiels family 1
Snow family 1
Snow, George W. 1
Swain, Joseph 1
Thomas family 1
Wagner family 1
Wellesley College 1
Wells, James M. 1
Winterbotham family 1
Winterbotham, Chloe T. 1
Winterbotham, J. H. 1
Winterbotham, John R. 1
de Freitas, Helen 1
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