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    • A WEE Tale (Governors State University)

    • "A WEE Tale" was an original slideshow presentation created by university staff for President William E. Engbretson's farewell party. The humorous script and accompanying slides chronicle Engbretson's tenure as GSU's first president from 1969-1976....
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--University publications
    • ALA Correspondence 1879 (Dominican University)

    • The ALA Correspondence 1879 collection consists of 27 letters addressed to Justin Winsor from various members of the ALA. They range mainly from May through June of 1879 the year ALA was chartered and are primarily concerned with the ALA Conference...
    • Illinois and Regional History
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries; Images
    • Alice Elizabeth Schall Diary (Augustana College)

    • Alice Elizabeth Schall was a resident of Coe Township near Port Byron, Illinois, in the late 19th century. Her diary dates from 1 January 1880 to 31 December 1880.
    • Illinois and Regional History; Women's Studies
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • Allen Ayrault Green Photograph Collection (Knox College)

    • A collection of black and white photographs from the late 1890s to about 1910 created as contact prints from glass plate negatives. Many of the photographs illustrated books Green wrote. Green took pictures of neighbors, friends and family,...
    • Business and Economics; Illinois and Regional History; Nature
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs; Images--Portraits
    •  Anderson Mann Thompson Interviews (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

    • Interviews with Anderson Mann Thompson regarding his life as a Southern Illinois coal miner and his labor union and political activities during the early 20th century. Topics include the Ku Klux Klan, Shelton Brothers Gang, S. Glenn Young, Herrin...
    • Government, Law, Politics; Illinois and Regional History
    • Audio; Text;
    • Anna Persson Immigrant Letters, Swenson Center (Augustana College)

    • Letter from Swedish immigrant Anna Persson to her sister, Sigrid, back in Sweden. Anna Persson immigrated to the United States from Sweden in 1907. Includes an English translation.
    • Illinois and Regional History; U.S. History
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • Audiovisual & Recorded Sound Materials (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

    • A collection of audio and audiovisual records from several university archives and manuscripts collections at Southern Illinois University Carbondale. This collection is a home for recordings found in paper-based collections but are too few in...
    • Ethnology and Anthropology; Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Audio; Audio--Interviews; Audio--Music; Audio-Oral Histories; Video
    • Audiovisual Collection (Augustana College)

    • The Augustana College audiovisual collection contains video recordings and audio recordings related to Augustana College and the Quad City community.
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Audio; Video
    • Basil H. Messler Diary (Augustana College)

    • This collection includes the diary, February 1864-January 1865, of Basil H. Messer, a Union Army soldier in the Mississippi Marine Brigade and First Battalion Calvary Regiment in the United States Civil War.
    • Illinois and Regional History; Military and War; U.S. History
    • Text; Text--Personal correspondence and diaries
    • Bloomington-Normal Local History Resources (Illinois Wesleyan University)

    • The Bloomington-Normal Local History Resources collection features selected images from the Bloomington Public Library's Illinois Collection Picture File relating to the history of the City of Bloomington, the Town of Normal, as well as McLean...
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Booth Library Postcard Collection (Eastern Illinois University)

    • The Booth Library Postcard Collection has as its focus the rich history of Illinois communities. Of particular note, strengths include education in Illinois and libraries in Illinois.
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--General
    • Bowen Country Club (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • The photographs of Bowen Country Club Collection in this database are from a larger collection of photos depicting the Hull-House settlement house.
    • Illinois and Regional History; Sociology
    • Images; Images--Photographs
    • Bruce Cheadle Papers (Lewis University)

    • This collection includes newspaper clippings, papers and photographs concerning Bruce Cheadle and members of the Cheadle and Deeming families, all prominent Lockport, IL residents in the 19th and 20th centuries.
    • Biography; Genealogy; Illinois and Regional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--General
    • Building UIC - The Facilities Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • This collection documents the building of the University of Illinois at Chicago Circle, championed by Chicago Mayor Richard J. Daley, through whose vision and determination this four-year public university was established in Chicago.
    • Art and Architecture; Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Images--Technical drawings
    • C. William Brubaker Collection (University of Illinois at Chicago)

    • Charles William "Bill" Brubaker (1926-2002) was a member of the Chicago-based architectural firm of Perkins & Will from 1950 until his retirement in 1998. This image collection is a digital version of his personal slide collection, which he...
    • Art and Architecture; Illinois and Regional History
    • Images; Images--General; Images--Photographs
    • Campus History - Selected Text and Images (Northeastern Illinois University)

    • This collection contains selected images and text from University Archives covering the history of Northeastern Illinois University from the 1960s to the early 1980s. Included are items that document campus construction, student life, and visits to...
    • Illinois and Regional History; University and Institutional History
    • Images; Images--Photographs; Text; Text--Books/Monographs; Text--Periodicals; Text--Student publications
    • Canal Corridor Postcards (Lewis University)

    • This collection shows in postcards many of the structures that were around at the beginning of the twentieth century. While the majority of these postcards focus on Joliet, Illinois, and other towns along the Illinois & Michigan Canal Corridor,...
    • Art and Architecture; U.S. History; Illinois and Regional History
    • Images; Images--General
    • Carbondale Remembered Oral History (Southern Illinois University Carbondale)

    • The Carbondale Remembered Oral History Project concentrates on twentieth century Carbondale, Illinois history including: political history, architecture, education, black history, Southern Illinois Normal University (later SIU Carbondale) history,...
    • Biography; Genealogy; Illinois and Regional History; Military and War; University and Institutional History; U.S. History
    • Audio; Text; Text--General

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