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Burton Cherry ephemera collection

 Collection
Identifier: Case Wing folio-ZC 1-183
Abstract Materials designed and collected by Chicago designer and typographer Burton Cherry, between approximately 1929 and approximately 1962. The collection includes correspondence to and from Cherry, items he designed or which were produced under his supervision, items possibly designed by Cherry, articles containing information about his work, and ephemera he collected.
Dates: approximately 1929-approximately 1962

Caroline M. McIlvaine papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-139
Abstract Papers of Chicago historian and librarian at the Chicago Historical Society and an early member of the Newberry Library staff. Included are letters, some of which are to or from editors of the Chicago Daily News and the Chicago Tribune regarding historical features of the papers. Also, many examples of McIlvaine’s drafts and writings on Chicago history, especially of buildings, streets and landmarks, a few pieces of memorabilia, and seven snapshots of 1920s Chicago.
Dates: 1927-1933

Cloyd Head papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Head
Abstract Writings and correspondence, souvenirs and miscellany of Cloyd Head, Chicago playwright, theatrical director, business manager of the Goodman Theatre and husband of the poet Eunice Tietjens.
Dates: 1895-1968

Faustinus Antelope letters and petition

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Identifier: VAULT box-Ayer-MS-24
Abstract Two letters, Aug. 23 and Sept. 7, 1918, from Faustinus W. Antelope, an Arapahoe Indian of Arapahoe, Wyo. (Wind River Reservation), to the Field Museum of Natural History and Edward E. Ayer, together with the text of a petition, all regarding the opposition of E.A. Hutchinson, the agent to the Arapahoes, to a performance of the Sun Dance for the benefit of the Red Cross.,The dance was prohibited during Hutchinson's entire tenure (1917-1922) at the Shoshone Superintendency. Also includes a note...
Dates: 1918

George Ade Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Ade
Abstract Correspondence, works, newspaper and magazine clippings, photographs, miscellaneous pictorial items and memorabilia documenting the literary and personal life of George Ade, Midwestern journalist, humorist and playwright, best known for his Chicago Record column, "Stories of the Streets and of the Town," and for his innumerable fables in slang.
Dates: 1865-1971

Joseph Kirkland Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Kirkland
Abstract Correspondence, mainly written by Chicago lawyer and author Joseph Kirkland to and from members of his family, and copies of letters he wrote to Hamlin Garland. Also, a few of Kirkland's works, and some miscellaneous material including biographical, genealogical and social information regarding Kirkland, his family and his literary career.
Dates: 1842-1939

Oswald Bruce Cooper Papers

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Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Cooper
Abstract Papers of Oswald Cooper, Chicago lettering artist, advertising designer and type designer best known for his Cooper Black and Cooper Bold typefaces. Includes art work for type designs; art boards, proofs and finished advertising pieces; and limited correspondence. There is also a file on patent cases of 1926-1928, and Cooper's testimony before Congress on the originality of typefaces, and ephemera from other artists.
Dates: 1903-1953; Majority of material found within 1919 - 1939

Victor Lawson Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lawson
Abstract Correspondence, reports, legal documents, contracts, and other materials pertaining to Victor Lawson’s life and career as a pioneering newspaperman and owner of the Chicago Daily News in early 1900s Chicago.
Dates: approximately 1860-1931; Majority of material found within 1885 - 1925

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Barnhart Brothers & Spindler 1
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Bertsch & Cooper 1
Bodenheim, Maxwell 1
Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955 1
Burton Cherry & Associates 1
Campbell, Joan 1
Cheney, Sheldon 1
Cherry, Burton 1
Chicago Commission on Race Relations 1
Chicago Little Theatre Company 1
Chicago Record 1
City News Bureau of Chicago 1
Cockrell, Monroe F. (Monroe Fulkerson) 1
Committee of One Hundred (Miami Beach, Fla.) 1
Cooper, Oswald Bruce 1
Cuneo Press 1
Davis, Elmer 1
Dennis, Charles Henry 1
Edward E. Ayer Manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) 1
Fernald, Charles Edward 1
Field Museum of Natural History 1
Field, Eugene 1
Fresh Air Fund 1
Garland, Hamlin 1
George Ade Memorial Association 1
Gilman, Evelyn 1
Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
H. O. Stone & Co 1
Hansen, Harry 1
Head, Cloyd 1
Holme, John Francis 1
Howells, William Dean 1
Hubbard, Elbert 1
Hutchinson, E. A. 1
Indiana Society of Chicago 1
Jonson, Raymond 1
Kelly, Fred C. (Fred Charters) 1
Kirkland family 1
Kirkland, Joseph 1
Kurfess, William F. 1
Lawson, Victor Freemont 1
Mark Twain Society of Chicago 1
Marshall Field & Company 1
McArthur, Richard N. 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney) 1
McIlvaine, Caroline Margaret 1
Meine, Franklin J. 1
Monroe, Harriet 1
Mowrer, Paul Scott 1
New England Church (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) 1
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Purdue University 1
R.R. Donnelley and Sons Company 1
Rathbun, James D. 1
Rogers, Hopewell L. (Hopewell Lindenberger) 1
Sigma Chi Fraternity 1
Smith, Henry Justin, 1875-1936 1
Society of Typographic Arts (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Stevens, Thomas Wood 1
Stone, Melville Elijah, 1848-1929 1
Tempo, Inc 1
Tietjens, Eunice 1
Twain, Mark 1
United States. Office of Indian Affairs. Shoshone Superintendency 1
University of Miami 1
Webster, Harold Tucker 1
Whitechapel Club (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Year Book Medical Publishers 1
Young Men's Christian Association (Chicago, Ill.) 1
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