Query: Authors -- Illinois -- Chicago
Chicago Surface Lines Drawings
Creators:
Chicago City Railway Company.
West Chicago Street Railroad Company.
Pennsylvania & West Virginia Railway.
Chicago Transit Authority.
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Dates:
1880-1948
Size:
4.6 Cubic feet (13 oversized folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0212
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection consists of blueprints, working drawings, line drawings, tracings, and plans of the Chicago Surface Railway system from 1896-1926; 1948. The majority of the drawings are on linen and are 24" x 36" or larger. Some of the drawings are annotated. The drawing number, title of drawing and the date are provided for …

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Oral history interview with Helen Zell
Creators:
Zell, Helen, 1942-
Berman, Avis
Dates:
2016 December 5-6
Size:
110 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.zellh16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An oral history interview with Helen Zell conducted 2016 December 5-6, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art and the Center for the History of Collecting in America at the Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection, at Zell's home, in Chicago, Illinois.

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Dudley Huppler drawings
Creators:
Huppler, Dudley, 1917-1988
Dates:
1945-1956 and undated
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.huppdudl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

139 pen-and-ink stipple drawings on postcard-sized board by artist Dudley Huppler. The drawings are of mice, owls, birds, and other animals, plants, flowers, birds, and human figures, created from tiny tonal pen and ink or pencil dots. Most of the postcards are signed; some are dated and annotated. Several are photographic …

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Dale L. White, Sr., Papers
Creators:
White, Dale L., Sr., 1899-1977
Dates:
1932-2013
bulk 1932-1939
Size:
2.26 Linear feet (2 legal-sized boxes; 1 flat box)
Collection ID:
NASM.2013.0050
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Dale L., White, Sr., Papers consist of material relating to the aviation career of Dale L. White, Sr., including his attendance at the Curtiss Wright Aeronautical University and his piloting of the "Goodwill Flight" from Chicago, Illinois, to Washington, DC, to lobby for African-Americans to be able to join the US Army Air Corps. The bulk of the collection covers his flying years between 1932 and 1941, though personal materials from a later date are also included. Materials included are photographs, negatives, telegrams, a scrapbook, aeronautical textbooks, aeronautical notebook, DVDs, newspaper and magazine articles, pilot log books, pilot licenses, and related information.

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Whitney Halstead papers
Creators:
Halstead, Whitney
Dates:
1920-1982
Size:
7.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.halswhit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Whitney Halstead papers measure 7.1 linear feet and date from 1920 to 1982. They document the career of art historian, educator, critic, author, and artist Whitney Halstead. Found within the papers are scattered biographical material; a diary and travel journals; writings and notes (almost one-half of the collection); scattered correspondence; miscellaneous records and printed materials documenting Halstead's tenure at the Art Institute of Chicago; audio-cassette recordings of African and native music; artists files for Jim Nutt and Joseph E. Yoakum; exhibition files; art work by Halstead and others; and photographs of Halstead, friends and colleagues, and art projects. Also found are numerous photographs, slides, and negatives of primitive art, including American Indian art by Southwest tribes.

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C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers
Creators:
Bulliet, C.J. (Clarence Joseph), 1883-1952
Dates:
circa 1888-1959
Size:
34.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bullclar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers measure 34.6 linear feet and are dated circa 1888-1959. Biographical materials, correspondence, writings, subject and artist files, printed material, photographs, and artwork document the career of the influential Chicago art critic and writer. The records contain extensive information about art and artists in Chicago and the Midwest from the early to mid-twentieth century.

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Robert Amft slides and photographs
Creators:
Amft, Robert, 1916-
Dates:
1960-1985
Size:
190 Photographs
10 Items (photographs : negatives)
340 Slides
Collection ID:
AAA.amftrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

90 35mm color slides of Ellsworth Rock Garden, Voyaguers National Park, Minnesota taken in 1983, and 250 35mm color slides of Fred Smith's Wisconsin Concrete Park taken in 1985. Also included are black and white glossy photographs and negatives of Fred Smith's Wisconsin Concrete Park taken from early 1960s to 1985.

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Museum of Contemporary Art interviews
Creators:
Museum of Contemporary Art (Chicago, Ill.)
Dates:
1979-1986
Size:
8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.musecaci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Museum of Contemporary Art Interviews measure 8 linear feet and contain video interviews with 35 artists, curators, and an art collector, conducted by the staff of the Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago between 1979 and 1986, on 107 U-Matic videocassettes.

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MS 4310 English-Cherokee vocabulary of 929 words
Creators:
Marnette, J. T.
White Eagle
Dates:
1939
Size:
19 Pages
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4310
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Fly-leaf is signed, "By Tomas Marnett. Chief White Eagle, A Navaho-Comanche." Undated letter of transmittal received. September 30, 1939 is signed Tomas Marnett, 2218 S. Dearborn St., Chicago, Illinois. The author is believed to be the same persn who in earlier correspondence signed his names as J. T. Marnette (see Manuscript No. 3311). Correspondence …

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Joseph P. E. Morrison Papers
Creators:
Morrison, Joseph Paul Eldred
Dates:
1923-1973 and undated
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (3 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7376
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The largest portion of Morrison's papers consists of professional correspondence written and received between 1923 and 1973. It documents his research interests and the extent of his influence as an adviser and research editor to students and colleagues worldwide in malacological matters. In addition there are small groups of letters, notes and …

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