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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...
Dates: 1983-1999; Majority of material found in 1993
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.
Dates: 1993-2000; Majority of material found within 1998-1999
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.
Dates: 1971-2014; Majority of material found within 1971-2003
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.
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...
Dates: 1962-2012; Majority of material found within 1984-2006
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...
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...
Dates: 1993-2012; Majority of material found within 2002-2004
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.
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.
Dates: 1871-2010; Majority of material found within 1986-2010
Dates: 1901-2001; Majority of material found within 1960-2001
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.
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.
Dates: circa 1920s-2011; Majority of material found within 1935-1999
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.
Dates: 1941-2012; Majority of material found within 1963-1998
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.
Dates: circa 1940-2003
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.
Dates: 1987-2012; Majority of material found within 1992-2010
Overview This collection includes materials transferred to DePaul's Special Collections and Archives from the Clerics of St. Viator by Br. Ryan's assistant after his death. These materials primarily reflect Br. Ryan's involvement with DePaul after he retired from teaching. Much of the material is correspondence between Br. Ryan and DePaul staff or advisory board personnel involved with the Leo V. Ryan Center for Creativity and Innovation and the Brother Leo V. Ryan, C.S.V. Endowed Scholarship. Included...
Dates: 1988-2016; Majority of material found in 2004-2014
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 and 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...
Dates: 1947-2009; Majority of material found in 1980-2009
Overview The Charles Smith papers contain drafts and typescripts of the playwright’s works.
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.
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.
Dates: 1965-2013; Majority of material found within 1985-2000
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.
Dates: 1930s-1994; Majority of material found within 1957-1994
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.
Dates: 1990-1998; Majority of material found within 1996-1998
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,...
Dates: 1888-2001; Majority of material found within 1940-1980
Overview The Claudia Allen papers contain manuscripts and drafts of Allen's works, including her essays and short stories.
Overview The DePaul University Academic Program Review records contain self-study plans, self-study reports, progress reports, and additional supporting documentation submitted by departments, colleges, schools, programs, centers, and institutes during review periods conducted by the Academic Program Review Committee (APRC). The records also include meeting minutes, correspondence, reports, handbooks, and other administrative materials generated by the APRC.
Overview The collection contains letters, reports, correspondence, pamphlets, enrollment statistics and timelines, transcripts, enrollment materials, personnel lists, university rankings, brochures, tickets, audit reports, financial documents, military documentation including reports, certificates, bulletins, and recruitment materials, scholarship information, fraternity and sorority directories and programs, and various subject files all pertaining to the Office of the President within DePaul...
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,...
Dates: 1875-2015; Majority of material found within 1950-2003
Overview This collection includes documents regarding policies and procedures, programs of the Baccalaureate Mass, announcements, invitations, and commencement photographs.
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...
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.
Dates: c. 1940-2015
- Special Collections and Archives 171
- DePaul University Special Collections and Archives 2
- Fan magazines--Archival resources 15
- Underground periodicals--Archival resources 15
- Zines--Archival resources 15
- Lincoln Park (Chicago, Ill.)--History--Archival resources 14
- Underground press publications--Archival resources--United States 14
- Neighborhoods--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 13
- Neighborhood government--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 11
- Press and politics--Archival resources--United States 11
- University records 11
- Anarchism in art--Archival resources 10
- Citizens' associations--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 10
- Neighborhood planning--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 9
- Anarchist artists--Illinois--Archives 8
- Theater--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 7
- Catholic universities and colleges--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 6
- Pacifists--20th century--United States--Archives 6
- American drama--Archival resources--20th century 5
- American drama--Archival resources--21st century 5
- Community development, Urban--Archival resources--Illinois--Chicago 5
- Dramatists, American--20th century--Archives 5 ∧ less
- DePaul University 17
- Berrigan, Daniel 3
- Berrigan, Philip 3
- Kopan, Andrew T. 3
- Berrigan, Elizabeth McAlister 2
- Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions 2
- McWhinnie, Mary A. 2
- Richardson, John T., 1923- 2
- Aldredge, Theoni V. 1
- Allen, Claudia, 1954- 1
- Ars Musica Chicago (Musical group) 1
- Arthur J. Schmitt Foundation 1
- Barat College 1
- Bassiouni, M. Cherif, 1937-2017 1
- Berrigan, Jerome 1
- Board of Education of the City of Chicago 1
- Bright, Deborah, 1972- 1
- Brockman, James R. 1
- Call to Action (Organization) 1
- Carter, Lonnie, 1942- 1 ∧ less