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Arts Club records

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Arts Club
Abstract Corporate records of the Arts Club of Chicago, an institution incorporated in 1916 and devoted to exhibiting and showcasing innovative artists and performers. Records include extensive exhibition files, files on the Club's music, lecture, film, and drama series, and administrative and financial files.
Dates: 1892-2004

Carter H. Harrison IV papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Harrison
Abstract Correspondence, writings, clippings, photographs, and memorabilia relating to Chicago Mayor Carter Henry Harrison IV (1860-1953), and his family, particularly his wife, Edith Ogden Harrison, and his father, Chicago Mayor Carter Henry Harrison III (1825-1893). The collection also includes a number of letters, autographs, and miscellaneous other documents from famous people that were not originally directed to Harrison or his family, but which Harrison kept as collectibles.
Dates: 1637-1953; Majority of material found within 1840 - 1950

Chauncey McCormick Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-McCormick
Abstract Letters, clippings, photographs, and mementos of Chicago businessman and philanthropist Chauncey McCormick. He was the nephew of Cyrus McCormick, founder of the McCormick Harvesting Machine Company which became part of International Harvester Company, and was president of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1944-1954. Correspondence concerns business, civic, philanthropic, religious, and political activities. Also contains speeches and writings, including those for the Art Institute, child...
Dates: 1887-1955

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

Frank H. Woods, Jr. Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Woods-F
Abstract Material relating to the life and career of businessman and philanthropist Frank H. Woods, Jr. of Chicago, including family, business, personal and philanthropic-related correspondence and general files, clippings, memorabilia and photographs.
Dates: 1890-2000; Majority of material found within 1935 - 1980

Horace Sweeney Oakley Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Oakley
Abstract Correspondence and papers of lawyer and civic leader Horace S. Oakley. Also photographs, memorabilia, writings, and materials relating to his work with The Orchestral Association in Chicago, the American Red Cross Commission to Macedonia, and the American School of Classical Studies at Athens.
Dates: 1881-1929

Welling Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Welling
Abstract Correspondence, writings and documents relating to Harriet W. Welling, her husband John P. Welling, and his father, John C. Welling. Harriet Welling material includes memoirs of her life in Chicago, and histories of Chicago clubs; John P. Welling material includes military records from his service in World War I.
Dates: 1899-1988

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Brancusi, Constantin 1
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Browne, Maurice, 1881-1955 1
Bryan, William Jennings 1
Cage, John 1
Calder, Alexander 1
California Insurance Company 1
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Cheney, Sheldon 1
Chicago (Ill.). Board of Education 1
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Chicago (Ill.). Office of the Mayor 1
Chicago Bar Association 1
Chicago Chamber Music Society 1
Chicago Federation of Musicians 1
Chicago Historical Society 1
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Christensen, Grace 1
Civic Music Association of Chicago 1
Civic Orchestra of Chicago 1
Coolidge, Elizabeth Sprague 1
Copland, Aaron 1
Cottong, Kathy 1
Cunningham, Merce 1
Dalí, Salvador 1
Democratic Party (Cook County, Ill.) 1
Dolin, Anton 1
Dubuffet, Jean 1
Duchamp, Marcel 1
Dunne, Edward F. (Edward Fitzsimons) 1
Dux, Claire 1
Eisendrath, William N. 1
Ernst, Max 1
Fairbank, Miriam (Mrs. Livingston) 1
Farley, James A. (James Aloysius) 1
Freehling, Stanley 1
Gallagher and Ascher, Inc 1
Gerstenberg, Alice 1
Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Goodwin, Philip Lippincott 1
Graham, Martha 1
Haley, Alex 1
Hamill, Charles H. (Charles Humphrey) 1
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Head, Cloyd 1
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Hull, Cordell 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair) 1
Illinois Children’s Home and Aid Society 1
Jarvis, Isabel 1
Jonson, Raymond 1
Julien Levy Gallery 1
Junior League of Chicago 1
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Kusama, Yayoi 1
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Lee, Robert E. (Robert Edward) 1
Lenroot, Katharine F. (Katharine Fredrica) 1
Lewis, James 1
Lindley, Lucia Woods 1
Lockett, Robbin 1
Lucien Lefebvre-Foinet (Firm) 1
Lummis, Charles Fletcher 1
Léger, Fernand (1881-1955) 1
Magnusson, M. J. 1
Mamet, David 1
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