Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 51 - 68 of 68

Pullman Company records - Record Group 12: Scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: Case-Pullman-12
Abstract

Scrapbooks containing newspaper and magazine clippings assembled by various Pullman’s Palace car company and Pullman Company departments, dating primarily from two years prior to the company’s incorporation in 1867 through the 1927 creation of Pullman Inc. There are also several 1940’s Public Relations Dept. volumes. Forms part of the Pullman Company records.

Dates: 1865-1947

Rand McNally and Company records

 Collection
Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-Rand
Abstract

Business records of the Rand McNally Company, established in 1856 in Chicago. The firm became well known for its cartographic publishing, but also produced a variety of trade books, textbooks, periodicals, and printing jobs such as railroad tickets and coupons. Includes records of financial, marketing, and production activities, including correspondence; visual materials, including photographs, artwork, and scrapbooks; printing artifacts and samples, etc.

Dates: 1856-1996

Ravinia Festival Association records

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Ravinia
Abstract

Correspondence, photographs, reports, and publicity relating to the Ravinia Festival, a summer music festival held at Ravinia Park in Highland Park, Illinois, since 1904 (non-continuous).

Dates: 1903-1993

Robert Marsh Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Marsh
Abstract

Music scholar and Chicago Sun-Times classical music critic for over thirty years. Marsh chronicled a golden age for classical music in Chicago, including the tenures of Fritz Reiner and Georg Solti at the CSO and the Lyric Opera in its infancy. The collection includes correspondence, record reviews, photographs, memorabilia, audio recordings, and scrapbooks.

Dates: 1940-1986

Ruth Page papers

 Collection
Identifier: Dance-MS-Page
Abstract

Personal papers of dancer and choreographer Ruth Page. Materials include correspondence, choreographic and technical notes, address books, programs, press clippings and scrapbooks, journals writings, photographs, business records, audio recordings, and musical scores. Featured dance works include The Bells, Carmen, Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, Frankie and Johnny, and Billy Sunday.

Dates: 1892-1997

Sherwood Anderson papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Anderson
Abstract

Correspondence, scrapbooks, clippings, photographs, audiovisual material, royalty statements, personal financial records, artifacts, miscellaneous ephemera, autographed works, and literary manuscripts (many unpublished; also fragments, notes, and tentative sketches for short stories) of Chicago Literary Renaissance novelist and poet best known for his 1919 novel, Winesburg, Ohio.

Dates: 1872-1992

Solomon Mills Cottle, Sr. scrapbook containing Civil War reminiscences from the Tifton gazette (Tifton, Ga.)

 Item
Identifier: Modern-MS-50
Abstract Scrapbook containing 1910 and 1911 clippings from the Tifton gazette, a newspaper based in Tifton, Georgia that began publication in 1888. The clippings are published letters written by Solomon Mills Cottle, Sr. (1840-1918) to the Gazette, in which he reminisces about his service in the Civil War. Mills was a lieutenant in Company B of the 17th Georgia Regiment. Also included are typed transcriptions of Cottle's letters and a 1985 letter from Robert T. Morrell, the publisher of the Gazette,...
Dates: 1910-1911

Stanton, Schilling, and Parsons family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-SSP
Abstract

Family history of the three main branches of a large Chicago based family. Includes over eight generations of correspondence, memorabilia, photographs, and diaries, following family members across the United States, Europe, and the Philippines. Material relates to the biographical information of many family members, including their careers, family life, and hobbies.

Dates: 1733-2015; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1980

Steele-Winters Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Steele-Winters
Abstract

Correspondence, estate papers, family records, farm related accounts, diaries, cards, scrapbooks, yearbooks, oral histories, and photographs of the Steele and Winters families. Both families were early homesteaders and farmers in rural northwestern Illinois, settling in and around Bureau, Sangamon, and Winnebago Counties in Illinois in the early 1800s. Their extended families continue to live and farm in these areas to the present day.

Dates: 1860-2009; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1970

Stella Skiff Jannotta scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Jannotta
Abstract Three disbound scrapbooks compiled by Stella Skiff Jannotta for her youngest son, Joseph Edwin Jannotta, in the early 1930s. Titled, “The Evolution of a Man: Joseph Edwin Jannotta, His Story in Pictures,” the volumes contain a variety of materials including photographs, correspondence, clippings, programs, and family histories along with Stella Jannotta’s extensive handwritten annotations. Also includes separated materials related to the family and the founding of Jewel Tea Company by the...
Dates: 1801-1996; Majority of material found within 1850-1930

Stone-Camryn School of Ballet records

 Collection
Identifier: Dance-MS-Stone-Camryn
Abstract

Chicago's Stone-Camryn School of Ballet was founded in 1941 by established dancers Walter Camryn and Bentley Stone. It became one of the most successful American ballet schools in placing its graduates in professional companies, and in creating new generations of dance teachers. Archives include personal and biographical material from Stone and Camryn, school records, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, programs, clippings, and choreographic notes.

Dates: 1865-1988; Majority of material found within 1910 - 1988

Wacker family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Wacker
Abstract

Papers of Chicago Plan Commission head, Charles H. Wacker, his immediate family, and the family of his daughter, Rosalie Wacker Zimmerman. Includes correspondence, photographs, artifacts, keepsakes, films, and scrapbooks spanning five generations.

Dates: 1812-2002; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1970

William Edward Parsons papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Parsons
Abstract

Professional and personal materials and photographs of Chicago architect and city planner William Edward Parsons.

Dates: 1873-1992; Majority of material found within 1873 - 1939

William Horne-Ernest Hemingway papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Horne-Hemingway
Abstract

Correspondence, works, articles, clippings and memorabilia relating to Ernest Hemingway and William Horne.

Dates: 1913-1985

William Morton Payne Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Payne
Abstract

Correspondence, works, scrapbooks, and other personal materials pertaining to William Morton Payne's life as a literary critic, periodical editor, translator, and educator.

Dates: approximately 1850-1920

Woolson family papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Woolson
Abstract

Letters, scrapbooks, photographs, diaries, clippings, and genealogical materials concerning the Woolson family of New Hampshire, Ohio, and Chicago.

Dates: 1856-1950; Majority of material found within 1889 - 1910

Zion City (Ill.) records

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Zion
Abstract

Mainly newspaper clipping scrapbooks, but also correspondence, and miscellaneous material relating to John Alexander Dowie and the founding of the Christian Catholic Church and Zion City, Illinois.

Dates: 1888-1974; Majority of material found within 1899 - 1907

Zwiefka family dance papers

 Collection
Identifier: Dance-MS-Zwiefka
Abstract

Materials related to Evelyn Zwiefka's, Grace Zwiefka Thuis's, and Diane Lewandowski's dance instruction in Chicago primarily through the Chicago Park District and the Chicago Public School District. The women specialized in ballet, folk, Hawaiian, Polish, and Spanish dance.

Dates: 1890-1987; Majority of material found within 1906 - 1960

Filtered By

  • Subject: Scrapbooks X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Manuscripts, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 51
Scrapbooks 35
Photographs 20
Photographs -- 1901-1950 19
Clippings (information artifacts) 16
∨ more
Scrapbooks -- 1901-1950 16
Correspondence 12
Photographs -- 1951-2000 12
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 12
Correspondence -- 1901-1950 11
Scrapbooks -- 1851-1900 10
Clippings -- 1901-1950 9
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 9
Photographs -- 1851-1900 9
Clippings -- 1951-2000 7
Correspondence -- 1851-1900 7
Manuscripts, American 7
Moving images 7
Sound recordings 7
Chicago (Ill.) -- Intellectual life -- 20th century 6
World War, 1914-1918 5
Authors, American -- 20th century 4
Ballet dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 4
Clippings -- 1851-1900 4
Europe -- Description and travel 4
Photograph albums 4
Scores (documents for music) 4
Audiotapes -- 1951-2000 3
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social conditions 3
Choreographers -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Contracts 3
Correspondence -- United States -- 1901-1950 3
Dance companies -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Dance teachers -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Dancers -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Dancers -- Portraits 3
Diaries -- 1851-1900 3
Journalists -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Lawyers -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Manuscripts, American -- Illinois 3
Novelists, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 3
Parent and child -- Correspondence 3
Photographs -- 2001-2050 3
Programs 3
Sheet music 3
Sound recordings -- 1951-2000 3
Theater -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 3
Travel 3
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 3
Architects 2
Architecture 2
Art -- Exhibitions 2
Articles 2
Artifacts 2
Ballet dancers 2
Brothers and sisters -- Correspondence 2
Chicago (Ill.) 2
Chicago (Ill.) -- Social life and customs 2
Choreography 2
Clippings -- 2001-2050 2
Composition (Music) 2
Correspondence -- 1801-1850 2
Correspondence -- United States -- 1951-2000 2
Dance critics -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Diaries 2
Diaries -- 1901-1950 2
Drawings (visual works) 2
Families -- Illinois -- History -- Sources 2
Foreign correspondents -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Genealogies (histories) 2
Ledgers (account books) 2
Little theater movement -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Male dancers 2
Middle West -- Description and travel 2
Music critics -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Negatives (photographs) 2
Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. 2
Newspapers -- Sections, columns, etc. -- Reviews 2
One-act plays, American -- Illinois -- Chicago 2
Postcards 2
Programs -- 1901-1950 2
Programs -- 1951-2000 2
Railroads -- United States -- Consolidation -- History 2
Reporters and reporting 2
Reports 2
Signatures (names) -- 1901-1950 2
Signatures (names) -- 1951-2000 2
Sketches 2
Travel literature -- 1901-1950 2
Travel literature -- Europe 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Account books -- Illinois -- 1801-1850 1
Account books -- Ohio -- Waynesville -- 1851-1900 1
Account books -- Ohio -- Waynesville -- 1901-1950 1
Advertising -- Candy 1
Advertising -- Hotels 1
Advertising -- Transportation -- United States -- History 1
Advertising, Newspaper 1
+ ∧ less
 
Language
German 4
French 3
Polish 2
 
Names
Chicago Daily News, Inc. 5
Page, Ruth, 1899-1991 5
Bolm, Adolph, 1884-1951 4
Anderson, Margaret C. 3
Chatfield-Taylor, H. C. (Hobart Chatfield), 1865-1945 3
∨ more
Chicago Opera Ballet 3
Darrow, Clarence, 1857-1938 3
Dennis, Charles Henry, 1860-1943 3
Hecht, Ben, 1894-1964 3
Hoover, Herbert, 1874-1964 3
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 3
Mencken, H. L. (Henry Louis), 1880-1956 3
Monroe, Harriet, 1860-1936 3
Mowrer, Paul Scott, 1887-1971 3
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 3
Strong, Walter Ansel, 1883-1931 3
University of Chicago 3
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 2
Anderson, Sherwood, 1876-1941 2
Auditorium Theater (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Balanchine, George 2
Bell, Edward Price, 1869-1943 2
Bodenheim, Maxwell, 1893-1954 2
Borowski, Felix, 1872-1956 2
Brooks, Gwendolyn, 1917-2000 2
Brown, Edward E. (Edward Eagle), 1885-1959 2
Carpenter, John Alden, 1876-1951 2
Chicago Civic Opera (Chicago, Ill.) 2
Chicago Historical Society 2
Chicago Sun-Times 2
Chicago Symphony Orchestra 2
Conroy, Jack, 1898-1990 2
Copland, Aaron, 1900-1990 2
Cowley, Malcolm, 1898-1989 2
Dawes, Charles Gates, 1865-1951 2
Dolin, Anton, 1904-1983 2
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 2
Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 2
Fuller, Henry Blake, 1857-1929 2
Gerstenberg, Alice 2
Graham, Martha 2
Grieg, Edvard, 1843-1907 2
Hemingway, Ernest, 1899-1961 2
Kellogg, Clara Louise, 1842-1916 2
Knox, Frank, 1874-1944 2
Lawson, Victor Freemont, 1850-1925 2
Lyric Opera of Chicago 2
Manuscript Society (U.S.) 2
Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 2
Milhaud, Darius, 1892-1974 2
Mrs. Snyder's Candies 2
Nixon, Pat, 1912-1993 2
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.) 2
Parsons family 2
Parsons, William E., 1872-1939 2
Princeton University 2
Robinson, Edward G., 1893-1973 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Ryerson, Edward L. (Edward Larned), 1886-1971 2
Simon and Schuster, Inc. 2
Society of Midland Authors 2
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946 2
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965 2
Stone, Bentley 2
Strauss, Johann, 1825-1899 2
Tarkington, Booth, 1869-1946 2
Taylor, Graham, 1851-1938 2
Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893 2
Turbyfill, Mark, 1896-1990 2
United States. Army 2
A. Philip Randolph Institute 1
Abelson, Hope, 1910-2006 1
Ade, George, 1866-1944 1
Adolphus Hotel (Dallas, Tex.) 1
Akers, Milburn P. 1
Albers, Charles H. 1
Albertype Co. 1
Aldis, Arthur T. 1
Algren, Nelson, 1909-1981 1
All-Illinois Society of the Fine Arts 1
Allison, Keith (dance teacher) 1
Alonso, Alicia, 1920-2019 1
Ambassador East Hotel (Chicago, Ill.) 1
America First Committee 1
American Council for Judaism 1
American Friends Service Committee 1
American House Hotel (Princeton, Ill.) 1
American Institute of Architects 1
American National Red Cross 1
Anderson, Eleanor Copenhaver, 1896-1985 1
Anshe Emet Synagogue (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Antheil, George, 1900-1959 1
Arpino, Gerald 1
Art Institute of Chicago 1
Art Institute of Chicago. Students' League 1
Arts Club of Chicago 1
Asheville Post Card Co. 1
Associated Press 1
Associated Retail Confectioners of the United States 1
Atkinson, Charles Thomas, 1864-1943 1
+ ∧ less