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American Circus Collection

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-AmCircus
Abstract Late 19th and early 20th century circus and theater related illustrations, publicity, programs, photographs and memorabilia.
Dates: 1891-1939

Cliff Dwellers records

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Cliff
Abstract Scrapbooks, photographs, member’s papers and registers, document this Chicago social club’s history. Formally the Attic Club, Hamlin Garland founded the club as a forum and sanctuary for emerging artists, musicians, poets, architects and art enthusiasts. Formerly housed in the penthouse of Orchestra Hall, prominent members included Lorado Taft, John McCutcheon, Horace Oakley, Louis Sullivan, Vachel Lindsay and Charles Hutchinson.
Dates: 1890-ongoing

Henry Kitchell Webster Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Webster
Abstract Correspondence and drafts and typescripts of works of Illinois novelist and short story writer, Henry Kitchell Webster, an Evanston native who had a highly successful literary career in the early decades of the twentieth century. Includes examples of the range of Webster’s published writings as well as extensive correspondence with literary agents and publishers, family, friends, fans, businesses and organizations. Also, miscellaneous documents and memorabilia, and one box of genealogical...
Dates: 1880-1932; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1932

Kurt M. Stein Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Stein
Abstract Chicago author of German-American humor books, journalist, and active member of the Cliff Dwellers. Stein's papers include manuscript and printed works, including a substantial number of plays and sonnets for the Cliff Dwellers, and correspondence from friends and admirers.
Dates: 1905-1966

Ralph Fletcher Seymour-Ezra Pound Papers

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Identifier: VAULT-Case-MS-fY 245 .P8656
Abstract Manuscript of Patria Mia by Ezra Pound, submitted by him to Ralph Fletcher Seymour in 1913, but which was not published until 1950. Consists of combination of Pound’s hand-written text with corrections and printed excerpts from periodical New Age, where the work was originally published in 1912. Also, letters: two from Pound to Seymour; two between Seymour and Dorothy Pound; and twelve between Seymour and T.S. Eliot in 1950,...
Dates: 1913-1960

Raymond Franklin DaBoll Papers

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Identifier: Wing-Modern-MS-DaBoll
Abstract Correspondence, original art, printed works, biographical information by and about Chicago calligrapher and designer Raymond F. DaBoll; includes ephemera from other artists.
Dates: 1905-1982; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1982

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Cady, James Lowell 1
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Circus Fans Association of America 1
Clyde Beatty-Cole Bros. Circus 1
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Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus 1
Hamilton College (Clinton, N.Y.) 1
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Higgins-McArthur Co 1
Howland, Hewitt H. (Hewitt Hanson) 1
Hutchinson, Charles Lawrence 1
Jewett, Rutger B. 1
Johnson, Walker C. 1
Kauser, Alice 1
Kofron, Frank M. 1
Lardner, Ring 1
Leonard family 1
Lewis, Lloyd 1
Lewis, Sinclair 1
Lindsay, Vachel 1
Marbury, Elisabeth 1
Margo, Egdon H. 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney) 1
Meredyth, Bess 1
Merwin, Samuel 1
Nall, Richard B. 1
National Geographic Society (U.S.) 1
North Shore Country Day School (Winnetka, Ill.) 1
Oakley, Horace Sweeney 1
Owens, Harry J. (Harry James) 1
Palladino, Robert J. 1
Pond, Irving K. (Irving Kane) 1
Pound, Dorothy 1
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Purdue University 1
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Rice, Wallace 1
Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Combined Shows 1
Russell Brothers Circus 1
Sackett, DeForest 1
Sedgwick, Ellery 1
Sells-Floto Circus 1
Seymour, Ralph Fletcher 1
Society of Typographic Arts (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Standard, Paul, 1896-1992 1
Steel Wings Company 1
Stein, Kurt M. 1
Sullivan, Louis H. 1
Taft, Lorado 1
Taliaferro, Mabel 1
United States. Works Progress Administration 1
Vandervoort, Paul 1
Webster Electric Company 1
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Webster, Henry Kitchell (1906-) 1
Webster, Henry Kitchell, 1875-1932 1
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