University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Autograph letter. Portions of letter are missing. Cleveland writes about a visit to the Columbian Exposition in Chicago; the assassination of Chicago mayor, Carter Harrison; Marshall Field's gift to help build a permanent museum; and the development and growth of Chicago
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Consists of five letterbooks (1887-1907), correspondence, notes and drafts of speeches and articles, pamphlets, and miscellaneous items including clippings. Also includes twenty unbound letters that cover the period 1913 to 1936
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Autograph letter signed. Heiner acknowledges receipt of a complimentary ticket to attend the World's Columbian Exposition
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Contains primarily posters, programs, and souvenir books from 19th-century public performances and Playbill and Showbill magazine from the 20th century. Also contains musical performance programs for amateur recitals, operas, and ballets. A smaller number of programs are included for lectures, memorials, and tributes. Collection highlights performances in Chicago, New York, and Boston, but also includes material from other regions of the United States and Europe. Contains the Frances Moore Collection of Playbills, Showbills, and performance programs, 1940s-1970s. Also includes scrapbooks, movie programs, film stills, and radio broadcast scripts. Playbills and programs represented not only include public performances, but also performances given at private homes and clubs. As a group, they reveal much about the development of cultural tastes and habits, particularly in Chicago
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Contains correspondence, manuscripts, reports, memoranda, interviews, articles, notes, notebooks, travel accounts, biographical material, and photographs. Papers document Wirth's active career as a social worker, especially in the area of Chicago public housing. Includes material relating to the Chicago Housing Authority for which Wirth served as Supervisor of Community and Tenant Relations (1952-1958), the Department of Urban Renewal, and an investigation of the Office of Economic Opportunity in Michigan. Also includes material relating to University of Chicago alumni activities and Wirth's reaction over the nonreappointment of Marlene Dixon to the faculty at the University
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Collection of newspaper clippings on the planning, construction, and issues surrounding the Chicago subway system
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Contains reports, minutes, memoranda, student records, academic calendars, correspondence, alumni questionnaires, publications, tests, and scrapbooks. Material relates to the University Elementary and High Schools. Topic include administration, curriculum, faculty, parents' association, student affairs, and alumni
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
3x5 card file containing war service information about University of Chicago students (1917-1919). Includes dates of enlistment and discharge, ranks and assignments, and war service credit granted by the University
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Consists of magazines, newspapers, journals, newsletters, and other publications of music, jazz, and blues
University of Chicago - Special Collections Research Center
Contains correspondence, memoranda, press releases, schedules, papers, and other material regarding a seminar of banking (1974-1976). Also includes records of the GSB's Department of Publications (1935-1972)

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