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1993 Parliament of the World's Religions in Chicago records

Identifier: MSS0077
Overview The 1993 Parliament of World’s Religions in Chicago records document the logistics undertaken to plan the conference and celebration. The collection contains a complete run of the NEWSLETTER/CPWR Journal, publications, committee files, correspondence, organizational records, a signed copy of the Global Ethic, and press clippings. Also included are posters, souvenirs, and audio-visual media created for and during the parliament. Hank Jacobsen and Francine Salerno’s photographs document attendees...

1999 Parliament of the World's Religions in Cape Town records

Identifier: MSS0078
Overview The 1999 Parliament of the World’s Religions in Cape Town records document the planning process as well as the event’s programs, sessions, and participants. The bulk of the collection consists of publications, planning documents, fundraising materials, and publicity items. Records also include photographs, memorabilia, and materials about ongoing initiatives inspired by the parliament.

Albert D. Tucci costume design collection

Identifier: DPUA0067
Overview This collection documents the professional career of costume designer Albert D. Tucci, with most records pertaining to specific theatrical productions. Records include original sketches and renderings for production designs, fabric swatches, and notes on character costumes, as well as photographs and slides depicting actors in Tucci's costumes. The collection also contains biographical materials, press clippings, and a scrapbook created by Tucci to document his career.

Alicia Finkel papers

Identifier: MSS0046
Overview The Alicia Finkel papers contain correspondence, press clippings and publicity, miscellaneous notes, published articles by Alicia Finkel, sketches of costume and set designs, and slides.

Allan Mellis papers

Identifier: MSS0108
Overview The materials in this collection document Allan Mellis' diverse community involvements, ranging in date from the early 1970s to 2012. Mellis was committed to solving a variety of neighborhood and city-wide issues, and many of his interests and committee involvements overlap. Researchers should note the interconnected nature of the series in the Allan Mellis Papers. Related files were gathered together to form the series, which are based on the committee groups Mellis listed on his resume. For...

Andrew T. Kopan papers

Identifier: MSS0083
Overview The Andrew T. Kopan collection contains his personal papers, correspondence, and research files. Series One begins with biographical information about Andrew Kopan. This includes the Kopan family history as well as newspaper clippings about Kopan spanning the dates 1950-1998. Dr. Kopan’s documentation for promotion written in 1977 for his tenure application includes information on his teaching, publications, activities, recognition, and community involvement. Series Two contains papers that...

Anne Burke papers

Identifier: MSS0049
Overview The Anne Burke papers document Justice Burke’s term as the Interim Chair of the National Review Board for the Protection of Children and Young People (NRB). The collection includes files documenting the John Jay Study and its final report, “Nature and Scope of Sexual Abuse of Minors by Catholic Priests and Deacons in the United States 1950-2002,” notes from NRB meetings, biographical information about NRB Board Members, and subject files maintained by Justice Burke. Also included are files of...

Anthony Rayson zine collection

Identifier: MSS0050
Overview This collection consists of Anthony Rayson's personal zines, prisoners' artwork and zines, and political writings about anarchist, feminist, punk, queer and anti-racist subjects.

Ars Musica Chicago records

Identifier: MSS0074
Overview This collection documents the activities of the non-profit organization Ars Musica Chicago. The records include governance documents, administrative reports, concert music and research notes, concert programs and recordings, applications for grants to fund the organization, and workshop materials. The collection also includes materials related to founding board member Enrique Alberto Arias’ research on Vicomte Fernand de Beaufranchet, the composer of the Vincent de Paul Oratorio.

Batya Goldman zine collection

Identifier: MSS0052
Overview This collection represents Batya Goldman's personal collection of zines and is composed primarily of comic and poetry zines. It also includes zines on other subjects such as art, culture, erotica, literature, music, personal, zine related resources, social/political issues, and special interests.

Bella Itkin papers

Identifier: DPUA0061
Overview The Bella Itkin papers contain director's scripts, photographs, publicity, videotaped lectures, scrapbooks, awards, notes, class materials and syllabi, and memorial materials related to Dr. Bella Itkin. __Itkin's 1954 dissertation from Case Western University, "The Patterns of Verbal Imagery as Found in Ten Major Works of O'Neill," has been removed from the collection and cataloged within the Special Collections department. The call number is SpC.812.5 O58Yi1954.

Bill Granger papers

Identifier: MSS0053
Overview This collection contains correspondence, contracts, early writings, manuscripts, proofs, and much of the journalism of Bill Granger as a Chicago reporter, newspaper columnist, and novelist. It also includes personal documents, photographs, and childhood items.

Bill Hargate papers

Identifier: MSS0054
Overview This collection includes biographical documents, awards, and articles, playbills, photographs, set sketches, costume design sketches, reviews, and clippings from various staged performances and television productions with which Bill Hargate was involved.

Bradley Adita zine collection

Identifier: MSS0113
Overview The zines in the Bradley Adita collection are arranged in several categories and then divided further into three geographical divisions as determined by the creator: Illinois, Iowa, and Non-Illinois or Iowa. Within these categories, zines are arranged alphabetically by title.

Call To Action records

Identifier: MSS0076
Overview This collection documents the history and activities of Call to Action (CTA), an organization of Catholics established in 1978 in response to the 1976 U.S. Bishops Call to Action Conference in Detroit, Michigan. The records include publications created or collected by the organization, ready reference files documenting issues such as peace and justice, celibacy for priests, birth control, ordination for women, clergy sex abuse, and the nuclear disarmament movement. It also contains files about...

Charles Smith papers

Identifier: MSS0057
Overview The Charles Smith papers contain drafts and typescripts of the playwright’s works.

Chicago Advocates for Signed Theatre records

Identifier: MSS0058
Overview The Chicago Advocates for Signed Theatre records contain minutes, correspondence, financial information, publicity, photographs, and newsletters. This collection also includes outside, non- C.A.S.T. reference materials, much of which concern disability rights of the hearing impaired.

Chicago Great Lakes Underground Press collection

Identifier: MSS0059
Overview Donated zines from Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Michigan, Minnesota, Ohio, and Wisconsin are added to the collection. No attempt is made to collect all issues of any one title; rather the collection reflects the ephemeral nature of the zines, broadly representing various types of publication in the geographic area of Illinois and of the rest of the Midwest. These parameters are reflected in the arrangement of the collection.

Chicago Park District collection

Identifier: MSS0060
Overview This collection was assembled by a neighborhood resident during her work on various advisory boards and citizen action groups in the Old Town Triangle neighborhood during the 1980s and 1990s. In the course of her work she received and retained Park District reports, correspondence, and files. This collection consists of her personal files from this period. Records include correspondence, newsletters, programs, maps, and many other materials from the 1930s to the 1990s.

Chip Rowe zine collection

Identifier: MSS0045
Overview The collection includes research materials Rowe created or gathered for The Book of Zines: Readings from the Fringe. The collection includes zines, correspondence, and questionnaires sent to zine creators asking them to document what inspired them to launch their zine, why publish, tips for aspiring zinesters, and to list their favorite zines.

Civic Federation records

Identifier: MSS0048
Overview The Civic Federation collection contains a wide range of documents that span from 1894 to the early 2000s. These materials includes correspondence, memoranda, reports, press releases, financial spreadsheets, photographs, publications, and other documents needed to conduct research and communicate their findings. The materials cover the organization’s internal operations and administration as well as their research areas of education, environment, health, government and taxes, public services,...

Claudia Allen papers

Identifier: MSS0051
Overview The Claudia Allen papers contain manuscripts and drafts of Allen's works, including her essays and short stories.

Collection on DePaul University buildings

Identifier: DPUA0024
Overview This collection comprises materials ranging from original documents to compiled histories. Mixed throughout are correspondence, contracts and legal documents, reports and meeting minutes; architects’ specifications and drawings; financial data (including valuations, purchases, and estimates), fund-raising efforts, and current publicity. Included also is some financial and legal information relating to the DePaul Educational Aid Society (owner of the 64 E. Lake St. building), various estates,...

Collection on DePaul University commencement

Identifier: DPUA0011
Overview This collection includes documents regarding the formulation of policies and procedures, programs of the Baccalaureate Mass, announcements, invitations, college- or school-specific programs and commencement photographs.

Collection on DePaul University Compliance and Risk Management

Identifier: DPUA0060
Overview The records of DePaul University Compliance and Risk Management consist of publications, meeting minutes, handbooks, and codes of conduct.

Collection on DePaul University Enrollment Statistics

Identifier: DPUA0022
Overview This material is a compilation of DePaul University enrollment statistics, faculty and student load reports, rankings of students by G.P.A., Hispanic enrollment statistics and additional miscellaneous material which varies from year to year. The academic schools covered include: Commerce, Drama, Education, Graduate, Law, Music, Physical Education, Secretarial, University, Home Study and Extramural Study. The material covered ranges in dates from 1898 to 1979 and contains material that concerns...

Collection on DePaul University Faculty and Staff

Identifier: DPUA0023
Overview This collection consists of a variety of materials relating to some faculty and staff at DePaul including: obituaries, interviews, and articles by and about the faculty or staff member. Each individual has a folder containing information about him or her. See the end of Series 001 for electronic records related to individual faculty and staff. See Series 002 for electronic bereavement notices related to DePaul faculty and staff members.

Collection on DePaul University History Department

Identifier: DPUA0065
Overview The DePaul University History Department Records consist of correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, proposals, reports, publicity, financial records, publications, and course descriptions. Materials relate to departmental committees and programs as well as the department as a whole.

Collection on DePaul University memorabilia

Identifier: DPUA0073
Overview The Collection on DePaul University memorabilia is a collection of non-paper objects relating to the University and Athletics. It includes items such as clothing, jewelry, building materials and other University-related objects. Note: Because DePaul University changed its university seal and coat of arms in 1954, this collection refers to the university seal and coat of arms used before 1954 as "pre-1954 university seal" and "pre-1954 university coat of arms". Likewise, the university seal and...

Collection on DePaul University Office of Mission and Values

Identifier: DPUA0004
Overview This collection includes activity and annual reports, correspondence, program proposals, conference brochures and workshop documents, transcripts of interviews, and various essays. It also contains mission statements and materials documenting the development of the Office of Mission and Values, as well as materials documenting various research projects carried out to determine the perceived and stated values of the institution, of the students, and of the Vincentians.

Collection on DePaul Women's Network

Identifier: DPUA0066
Overview The Collection on DePaul Women's Network contain reports, a performance summary, a management guide, and promotional materials. Four pinback buttons and a small book about Louise de Marillac and St. Vincent de Paul have been filed with the DePaul University Memorabilia Collection.

Collection on Friends of the Parks

Identifier: MSS0002
Overview This collection includes documents from the Friends of the Parks organization. The materials in the collection came from a variety of sources: Lincoln Park Advisory Council, Lincoln Park Conservation Association and the affiliated neighborhood organizations.

Collection on Lincoln Park Advisory Council

Identifier: MSS0085
Overview This collection documents the activities of the Lincoln Park Advisory Council. LPAC materials include correspondence, meeting minutes, by-laws, financial reports, newspaper clippings, newsletters, flyers, guidelines, member and committee lists, and papers from various organization committees.

Collection on Lincoln Park Steering Committee

Identifier: MSS0021
Overview The Lincoln Park Steering Committee records consist of correspondence, meeting minutes, membership lists, by-laws, financial documents, reports, and other administrative records generated by the LPSC as a whole or one of its many task forces. This collection also includes publicity related to the work of LPSC and a copy of the group's Lincoln Park Management and Restoration Plan.

Collection on McCormick Theological Seminary

Identifier: MSS0023
Overview The McCormick Theological Seminary Collection contains publications, newspaper clippings, correspondence, maps, ephemera, and photographs related to the history of the McCormick Theological Seminary.

Collection on Peace Activism

Identifier: MSS0096
Overview In March 2014, the Collection on Peace Activism was created, bringing together several donations received from individuals associated with members of the Berrigan family. Newsletters, publications, and ephemera mailed to Special Collections and Archives related to peace activism are also filed in this collection.

Collection on St. Vincent DePaul Center

Identifier: MSS0070
Overview This collection contains correspondence, annual reports, newsletters, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

Collection on the 2004 Parliament of the World's Religions in Barcelona

Identifier: MSS0079
Overview The Collection on the 2004 Parliament of the World’s Religion documents the planning process as well as the event’s programs, sessions, and participants. Records include correspondence, programs, publications, and memorabilia. The collection also contains written summaries of sessions attended by DePaul University School for New Learning students.

Collection on the DePaul University American Studies program

Identifier: DPUA0045
Overview The collection consists of promotional materials, meeting minutes, reports, financial documents, correspondence and memoranda, course listings, and publicity related to the American Studies program and its theme quarters. It also includes departmental publications and biographical information about guest lecturers.

Collection on the DePaul University Office of Community and Government

Identifier: DPUA0070
Overview The Collection on the DePaul University Office of Community and Government Relations contains correspondence, proposals, reports, financial records, planning materials, publicity, and other documents related to DePaul University's relationships with international institutions and the state and federal government. At present, the collection focuses on the governmental and international aspects of the office, with limited material related to DePaul's relationship with the local Chicago community....

Collection on the Young Lords

Identifier: MSS0065
Overview Materials donated by Omar López on behalf of the Young Lords, including press releases, memorabilia, publicity, correspondence, and documentation of Cha-Cha Jiménez's 1974 Aldermanic campaign, are available in Box 1 of this collection. Additional material collected by Special Collections and Archives about the Young Lords or Cha-Cha Jiménez is housed at the end of Box 1. Box 2 contains photographs of the Young Lords taken by Carlos Flores. These photographs are available for reference purposes...

Collection on Theoni V. Aldredge

Identifier: MSS0036
Overview This collection includes preliminary sketches, completed designs, and fabric samples for costume designs, mainly for the American Ballet Theatre productions. Additionally, it includes Aldredge's portfolio and her notes about the productions. There are also a few supplementary materials (programs, a record album, and a DVD), which were donated to the collection from other sources.

Companions Journeying Together records

Identifier: MSS0104
Overview This collection documents the activities of the non-profit organization Companions Journeying Together, Inc. to fulfill its mission of preserving familial relations once a parent is imprisoned. The records span the dates 1979-2013 and include governance documents, administrative reports, program records, media coverage, grant applications, and Jana Minor’s operational files.

Daniel Berrigan papers

Identifier: MSS0098
Overview The Daniel Berrigan papers document the work of Daniel Berrigan, Jesuit priest, social activist, poet, author, and playwright, from the 1980s through 2016. Dan’s writings and materials highlight his activities, commitment to peace and social justice issues, and show how his Catholic faith guided his response to these issues. Materials in this collection have been created and collected by Dan. Biographical materials include newspaper and magazine articles, interviews, and awards. The majority of...

Daniel Makagon zine collection

Identifier: MSS0068
Overview In 2005, Dr. Daniel Makagon, Associate Professor in the Communications Department, began bringing his Underground Culture classes to the Special Collections and Archives for introduction and exploratory sessions with the zine collections. In 2009 he donated his personal collection of zines to the archives. While this collection includes zines in the categories of Art, Comic, Literary, Music, Personal, Special Interest, and Social/Political, the largest and most diverse portion of the collection...

Deborah Bright photographs

Identifier: MSS0111
Overview Deborah Bright’s photographs from the “Lincoln Park Project” capture various elements of the Lincoln Park neighborhood, such as houses, alleys, dilapidated residences, and new construction. Juxtaposing images of building renovations, Latin Kings gang graffiti, gates and fences, and a large neighborhood garden provide evidence of a diverse urban neighborhood in transition. The photos present material culture and landscapes as a reflection of the ongoing gentrification and class distinction in...

Debra Evenson papers

Identifier: MSS0081
Overview The Debra Evenson papers reflect the research interests of Debra Evenson. During the course of her work, Eveson gathered notes, publications, and other documentation about aspects of law, society, culture, and government in Cuba.

DePaul University Board of Trustees records

Identifier: DPUA0057
Overview The DePaul University Board of Trustees records contain meeting minutes, reports, correspondence and memoranda, financial data, by-laws, legal documents, and manuals related to the Members of the Corporation (formerly the Legal Board of Trustees), the Board of Trustees (formerly the Lay Board of Trustees), and various Board committees and subcommittees. Records of the Board of Trustees and Members of the Corporation will be open for general research 25 years after the date of creation. Access...

DePaul University Buildings Photographs

Identifier: DPUA0025
Overview DePaul University Buildings Photographs contains photographs depicting current and past buildings across all of DePaul University's campuses. The collection features interior and exterior shots of many buildings, as well as images documenting construction and demolition work.

DePaul University College of Education records

Identifier: DPUA0053
Overview The DePaul University College of Education records contain meeting minutes, reports, proposals, correspondence and memoranda, contracts, photographs, statistical reports, publicity, and other general administrative and departmental materials. The records also include publications produced by the College of Education and reports, correspondence, and planning documents related to the College's accreditation by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE) and the Illinois...

DePaul University College of Science and Health records

Identifier: DPUA0056
Overview The College of Science and Health Records consist of departmental publications in physical and digital formats. It also contains information about the college's 2012 alliance with Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Additional College of Science and Health material can be found in the DePaul University Memorabilia Collection, which contains a commemorative hard hat worn at the groundbreaking of the Andrew J. McGowan Science Building on June 6, 2007.

DePaul University Department of Anthropology records

Identifier: DPUA0050
Overview The collection contains excavation reports from Baxter's field school projects, as well as press coverage and Anthropology Department publications.

DePaul University Department of Geography records

Identifier: DPUA0052
Overview The DePaul University Department of Geography records include meeting minutes, correspondence and memoranda, financial reports, course listings, proposals, reports, photographs, press releases, and publicity materials. The collection also contains electronic records; see Series 001 for further information.

DePaul University Department of Psychology records

Identifier: DPUA0055
Overview The Department of Psychology records contain reports, meeting minutes, correspondence, photographs, publications, promotional materials, and informational documents related to the undergraduate, graduate, study abroad, and mentorship programs.

DePaul University Department of Records Management records

Identifier: DPUA0069
Overview The DePaul University Department of Records Management Records contain correspondence, drafts of reports and policies, and signed Records Certification forms from various University departments. The collection also contains digital material dating from 2007-2013, including meeting minutes, notes, planning documents, and a records management manual.

DePaul University Department of Sociology records

Identifier: DPUA0051
Overview The Department of Sociology Records contains correspondence and memoranda, departmental and committee meeting minutes, event programs, publicity, and departmental publications. A sampling of reports and academic proposals offer examples of the work created by Sociology Department faculty members.

DePaul University Driehaus College of Business records

Identifier: DPUA0049
Overview The Driehaus College of Business records consist of enrollment and financial reports pertaining to the Driehaus College of Business, as well as accreditation materials, correspondence, reports, event programs, publications, course listings, and curriculum planning materials. The records also contain organizational materials from DePaul's chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma, the national business honors society. These materials include correspondence, financial reports, meeting minutes, and student...

DePaul University Faculty Council records

Identifier: DPUA0010
Overview This collection consists of the records of the Faculty Council. It includes meeting minutes, correspondence and memos, revisions of university policy, documents from other university departments, faculty newsletters, and several versions of the Faculty Handbook. As these records were deposited from various retiring members of the Faculty Council, not all years contain the same level of documentation.

DePaul University Irish Studies Program records

Identifier: DPUA0063
Overview The DePaul University Irish Studies Program records contain documents related to the creation and development of the Irish Studies minor, including proposal drafts, meeting minutes, and correspondence.

DePaul University Lincoln Park Study Group records

Identifier: MSS0069
Overview The DePaul University Lincoln Park Study Group records contain transcripts and cassette tapes of interviews conducted by DePaul faculty member Charles S. Suchar with residents of Lincoln Park. This collection also includes unpublished essays written by members of the Lincoln Park Study Group, as well as reports, correspondence, and other administrative materials documenting the work of the Lincoln Park Study Group.

DePaul University Nursing Alumni Association records

Identifier: DPUA0047
Overview The collection consists of correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, publications, financial reports, and event programs related to the activities of the Nursing Alumni Association. It also includes early administrative materials related to the development of the Association and photographs given to the group by Colonel Grace Peterson. Peterson was a former department chair, professor emeritus, and longtime supporter of the Nursing Department at DePaul.

DePaul University Office of LGBTQA Student Services records

Identifier: DPUA0014
Overview The files contain administrative, planning, academic, event, and publicity records from DePaul's Office of Lesbian Gay Bisexual Transgender Questioning & Ally Student Services. These items document the Center's aim to provide awareness and resources for LGBTQ students. Syllabi, publicity, and other materials related to DePaul's LGBTQ academic program, which was the first of its kind in a Catholic institution, are also included. The collection also contains minutes, fliers, and publicity...

DePaul University Photographs

Identifier: DPUA0026
Overview This collection includes photographs and slides depicting various aspects of DePaul's history, including student life, academics, athletics, buildings, faculty and staff.

DePaul University School for New Learning records

Identifier: DPUA0009
Overview The DePaul University School for New Learning records contain administrative records, curriculum materials, reports, and surveys related to the history and development of the School for New Learning.

DePaul University School of Music records

Identifier: DPUA0005
Overview The collection includes brochures for programs and workshops, advertisements, press clippings, press releases, convocation and commencement materials, correspondence and memoranda, curriculum planning documents, reports, photographs, and performance posters. It also features programs from concerts, recitals, and faculty and student workshops, as well as physical and digital newsletters and magazines produced by the School of Music.

DePaul University School of Nursing records

Identifier: DPUA0048
Overview The DePaul University School of Nursing records include correspondence and memoranda, contracts, meeting minutes, financial documents, departmental policies and procedures, brochures, publicity, course syllabi, and reports. Many of the reports, especially those dated after 1970, relate to accreditation. Boxes 24, 25, 27, 28, 32, and 33 contain material related to the DePaul University Honors Society in Nursing, later known as the Zeta Sigma chapter of Sigma Theta Tau, the national Nursing Honor...

DePaul University Senate records

Identifier: DPUA0007
Overview This collection consists of the complete records of the University Senate. It includes reports, minutes, correspondence and memos, questionnaires, ballots, financial records, newspaper clippings, and by-laws.

DePaul University Staff Council records

Identifier: DPUA0006
Overview The Correspondence & Memos folders contain letters and notes between Staff Council members and to/from university officers. It may also contain reports, planning documents, handbooks, recommendations and policies involving the University, the Colleges, and staff. The Minutes inutes folders contain the minutes of the Staff Council and related committees, plus all available and pertinent documents discussed during those meetings. If a copy of the minutes does not exist, the agenda, if...

DePaul University Steans Center records

Identifier: DPUA0021
Overview The files contain administrative, planning, assessment, and event records from DePaul's Steans Center. These items document the implementation of community-based service learning into university-wide curricula. The collection also includes reports and proposals evaluating the development of these service learning initiatives at DePaul, as well as a sampling of syllabi and student papers. Syllabi and student work are included as examples of the types of course projects and reflective learning...

DePaul University Student Affairs records

Identifier: DPUA0030
Overview The Student Affairs collection is a sprawling record group, containing documentation from University offices devoted to student life, activities and issues, as well as from specific student organizations. These student groups include sororities and fraternities in addition to groups organized around a wide variety of social, cultural, and academic interests. Administrative files document everything from campus food service to scholarships, policies and procedures, strategic planning,...

DePaul University Student Government Association records

Identifier: DPUA0033
Overview The Student Government Association records contain administrative materials, correspondence and memoranda, meeting minutes, reports, student surveys, financial documents, election materials, initiatives, proposals, analog and digital photographs, and other materials documenting SGA's various advocacy efforts on campus. The records also document SGA's involvement in state-level issues, as well as their own internal administration.

DePaul University Theatre records

Identifier: DPUA0064
Overview This collection documents the early history of theatre at DePaul, the merger with the Goodman School of Drama, and subsequent years of the Theatre School. Records document teaching and academics at each institution, administration, and performance through scripts, prompt books, programs, and production photographs. Several dozen written histories and transcripts of oral histories further document the Goodman/DePaul theatre tradition. Consult series level descriptions for more detailed...

Douglas Post papers

Identifier: MSS0062
Overview This collection contains drafts of theatre productions and screenplays written by Douglas Post. Additional materials related to Post can be found in the Victory Gardens Theater Collection, Box 15 and Box 24.

Elmer Maas Plowshares collection

Identifier: MSS0094
Overview The Elmer Maas Plowshares collection dates from the 1940s to 2005, with the majority of materials starting in the 1970s. The collection is separated into two series: Plowshares and Legal Research Files. The Plowshares series includes files about specific actions, general information about Plowshares, writings by Maas, photographs, and videos. The Legal Research Files include various files Elmer Maas maintained about legal topics such as Justification (Moral Penal Code) and Jury Nullification.

Fournier Institute of Technology records

Identifier: MSS0071
Overview This collection contains documentation of the history of the Fournier Institute of Technology, correspondence and memoranda, handbooks, memorabilia, speeches delivered by Arthur J. Schmitt, publications and photographs. Also included in this collection are legal documents from the Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation and from the Fournier Institute of Technology.

Frank Di Benedetto Lincoln Park collection

Identifier: MSS0126
Overview The Frank Di Benedetto Lincoln Park collection documents fragments of family life in Lincoln Park from 1897 to 2013. The material in the collection include advertisements, photographs, and correspondence. Other materials, like dance cards, newspaper clippings, pamphlets and flyers are also part of the collection. Some of the correspondence within Gunther Drucklieb's file candidly expresses the draft during World War I, and also the state of Germany after the war (box 1, folder 7). Marie...

Frederick Biehl papers

Identifier: MSS0001
Overview Spanning nearly a century, the papers of Frederick Biehl contain his correspondence, various spiritual discourses, research material, religious memorabilia, and photographs. Included in the collection are materials linking Biehl with the excommunicated Episcopalian Bishop William Montgomery Brown; George Grimm, author of The Doctrine of the Buddha, The Religion of Reason and Meditation and the international spy I.T. Trebitsch Lincoln.

Gale Cincotta collection

Identifier: MSS0090
Overview The Gale Cincotta collection was created by Michael Westgate and Ann Vick-Westgate during their eight years of research for the book Gale Force: Gale Cincotta and the Fight for Community Reinvestment (2011). This collection includes the authors’ notes, research files, various publications collected during their research, and transcripts of interviews conducted for the book. Westgate met Cincotta in 1973 while working at the Federal Home Loan and Bank Board. After Cincotta’s death in 2001,...

Grant Park Cultural and Educational Community records

Identifier: MSS0082
Overview This collection contains correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, publicity, reports, and publications created by or related to GPCEC or the many civic organizations it partnered with in Chicago. Some of these other organizations include the Mayor's office, the Burnham Park Planning Board, Chicago Transit Authority (CTA), and the Greater State Street Council. The collection also contains documentation of various issues the GPCEC was involved with, including the expansion of McCormick...

Greek Orthodox Youth of America collection

Identifier: DPUA0002
Overview The Greek Orthodox Youth of America files were maintained by Andrew Kopan, the elected National Chairman of GOYA in 1958, who was involved with the organization since its beginning during the post-WWII Orthodox Youth movement. These files highlight Andrew Kopan’s involvement from pre-GOYA youth groups to the construction, administration, and direction of the organization. These materials include meeting minutes, correspondence, publications, and other organizational records that relate to...

Harriette Herrera faculty papers

Identifier: DPUA0062
Overview The Harriette Herrera faculty papers consist of course materials, syllabi, and lecture materials from various workshops and conferences. This collection also includes College of Education administrative documents written or contributed to by Herrera.

Harry F. Chaddick papers

Identifier: MSS0056
Overview The Harry F. Chaddick papers include documentation about the shopping malls Chaddick developed, the zoning laws he created, and the city plans he advanced. The collection consists of plans, maps, photographs, building codes, and zoning proposals. It begins with biographical information about Chaddick, including planning materials for his autobiography.

Heath Row zine collection

Identifier: MSS0003
Overview This collection serves as a record of the work of Heath Row and demonstrates the wide variety of content and audiences for zine production and distribution.

Illinois Coalition Against Domestic Violence records

Identifier: MSS0004
Overview The records span the years 1975 to 2009, with most of the records dated between 1985 and 1999. Files from 1975 to 1978 are primarily materials collected by ICADV and used for their research or materials related to the founding of the Coalition. Publications, the first series, include publications both produced and collected by ICADV. For Better Times is the most extensive of the publications and documents the work that ICADV was doing from 1981 until 2003. This quarterly publication is a useful...

James Maronek papers

Identifier: DPUA0028
Overview These files include sketches, notes, research materials, blueprints, invoices, correspondence, reviews, news clippings, programs, account ledgers, set elevations, set models and finished set designs used in his work for each production. The information included in each production varies, but most include sketches and notes. Items described as “oversized” or “rolled blueprints” are stored separately from the boxes listed.

Jerome C. Berrigan papers

Identifier: MSS0005
Overview The Jerome C. Berrigan Papers documents the life and career of Jerome “Jerry” Berrigan as well as the materials he collected as the Berrigan family historian. Biographical materials about Jerry include newspaper articles, academic records, speeches and essays, personal bibles, correspondence and documents about his career as an educator, and articles and writings by and about his wife and children. Jerry’s speeches span the dates 1957 to 2008 and address educational, civil rights, war-related,...

Jill Baker zine collection

Identifier: MSS0116
Overview Personal and special interest zines comprise the majority of Jill Baker's zine collection. Many of the zines were created by women in the 2000s.

Kathy Moseley zine collection

Identifier: MSS0006
Overview This collection is composed primarily of personal zines but also includes zines on other subjects such as comics, literature/poetry, music, special interests, zine related resources, and women’s issues. Although Moseley’s zine Semi Bold is not featured in this collection, back issues can be found in the Chicago Great Lakes Underground Press Collection.

Kim Nolan zine collection

Identifier: MSS0008
Overview The Kim Nolan zine collection is a mixture of zines created from 1986 to 1997. Nolan’s involvement in the early 1990s hardcore and straight-edge music scene, as well as her interest in feminism and activism, is evident throughout the collection.

Kurt Morris zine collection

Identifier: MSS0115
Overview The materials in the Kurt Morris zine collection focus on music and the fan culture that supports rock and punk bands. The magazines Morris collected are professionally produced and widely-distributed, while the zines in his collection are more personal and on average have a more limited distribution. Although most of the personal zines focus on music, many also contain social-political commentaries, stories, poetry, comics, and art.

La Leche League International records

Identifier: MSS0009
Overview The La Leche League International, LLLI, records span the dates 1956 to 2011. The records include documentation about the organization's foundation, mission, and expansion since 1956. Materials include publications, meeting minutes, correspondence, conference files, reports, and some photographs and memorabilia. Some of the significant topics represented in these files are women's health issues, breastfeeding research, role of women in society and family, parenting, and the global reach of La...

Ladies Auxiliary of Grant Hospital records

Identifier: MSS0084
Overview The Ladies Auxiliary of Grant Hospital records consist of meeting minutes, financial statements, and annual reports. These materials are bound in books, each spanning several years.

Ladies of Charity of the United States of America (LCUSA) records

Identifier: MSS0010
Overview This collection documents the administration and charitable programs of the national and regional Ladies of Charity organizations with records from a small number of local associations. These records mainly detail the communication between LCUSA and the local associations through correspondence, publication, and presidential visits. Instructions and rules for governing associations, constitutions, manuals, and Board of Directors meetings, also weigh heavily in this collection. Each magnitude of...

Latino Institute records

Identifier: MSS0011
Overview The Latino Institute records span the dates 1965 to 2001. The collection contains organizational records such as historical information, goals, financial records, and minutes of the meetings of the Corporate Board, Administrative and General Staff. Additional material includes subject files, personal office records, financial files, reports, research files, and external publications. The Latino Institute’s efforts to establish bilingual education programs in Chicago Public Schools are also well...

Latino Policy Forum records

Identifier: MSS0095
Overview The Latino Policy Forum records primarily document the strategic planning and expansion of the organization’s focus that occurred in the mid-2000s. The records include meeting minutes, strategic planning documents, research findings and policy recommendations on key issues identified by the organization: education, housing, and immigration.

Lawrence Oberc zine collection

Identifier: MSS0120
Overview This collection contains Oberc's personal zine collection and documents his contribution to the underground press. The majority of the zines in this collection contain his work, and Oberc's artwork is featured on the covers of his zines and numerous others. His interviews are included in Chiron Review among other zines. Insight on Oberc's writing can be found in one of his zines titled Bitch (Box 1). The literary publications from the University of Kentucky, Fabbro (Box 2) and JAR (Box 3), also...

Leon Stein papers

Identifier: MSS0012
Overview This collection includes biographical information; awards; personal papers; musical scores; musical recordings on tape, cassette, and disk; writings and lectures; photographs and memorabilia; correspondence with students, other musicians, and music publishers; prose compositions; and reviews of compositions and performances.

Lincoln Central Neighborhood Association records

Identifier: MSS0017
Overview The Central Neighborhood Association records include governing documents and correspondence related to the organization and its activities. Newsletters, minutes of community, CAPS, and board meetings, and materials documenting community events are also part of this collection. Documents relating to Children's Memorial Hospital, Oz Park, the St. Vincent DePaul Center, and Lincoln Park High School have been interfiled with the Lincoln Park Conservation Association Records.

Lincoln Park Archery Club records

Identifier: MSS0125
Overview The Lincoln Park Archery Club records range in date from 1936 to 1952. These records include photographs, newsletters, and a scrapbook. Some of the materials, such as an issue of American Bowman Review and newspaper clippings, do not specifically mention the LPAC but do pertain to the subject of archery. Club memorabilia, such as patches and ribbons also are included. Some of the items within the collection appeared to have belonged to two members of LPAC, Alice Cook and Jane Long....

Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce records

Identifier: MSS0018
Overview The Lincoln Park Chamber of Commerce Records contain by-laws, newsletters, correspondence, membership lists, reports, press releases, publicity, photographs, and memorabilia created by or documenting the activities of the LPCC. This collection also contains materials related to neighborhood events, urban renewal efforts, and various LPCC committees.