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  1. Old Soldier
    Collection

    Published in 1840, the semi-monthly Old Soldier was designed in part to combat Old Hickory, a Democratic campaign newspaper also published in Springfield to support Martin Van Buren’s bid for reelection. Each four-page issue is filled with copies of Harrison’s qualifications, his speeches, letters to the editor, and editorials supporting “Old Tippecanoe,” Harrison’s nickname...
  2. Paul Price Percussion Music and Papers, 1961-1982
    Collection

    Consists of percussion sheet music, sound recordings and correspondence documenting Paul Price's career as a percussion music educator, publisher and performer. Of special note are manuscripts, non-commercial recordings, and other forms of unpublished music materials of American 20th-century composers including Lou Harrison, Michael Colgrass, and Henry Cowell, as well as wor...
  3. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 20
    Multi-Page Item | 138 pages | 1918

    title page, key map, and street index on 2 unnumbered sheets.
  4. Cook County Hospital
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "The Cook County Hospital, the largest of the public charities of Chicago, occupies twelve acres on West Harrison and Polk streets. The main building is a handsome edifice of red brick with stone trimmings and contains twenty-four wards each devoted to a separate class of disease. Any patient without money is taken at this hospital and receives as good treatment a...
  5. Humboldt Park boathouse
    Image | 1906

    Caption: "Free Bathing Pool[.] One of the most beneficent of Chicago's charities is the public bathing system, a comparatively recent institution. The baths are spacious and well-equipped and the best evidence of their importance is found in the numbers resorting daily to their use. They are open and free to all. The Carter H. Harrison Bath at 192 Mather Street is noted ...
  6. Carter H. Harrison
    Image | 1913

    Frontispiece. Harrison was mayor of Chicago from 1897–1905, and 1911–1915.
  7. Mrs. Potter Palmer
    Image | 1894

    Central portrait in five-portrait montage captioned "Prominent officials of the Board of Lady Managers." Other officials depicted are: "Mrs. Susan G. Cooke, Secretary Board of Lady Managers," "Mrs. V. C. Meredith, Vice-Chairman Executive Committee, and Chairman of Committee on Awards," "Mrs. Russell B. Harrison, Vice-President at Large," and "Mrs. John A. Logan, Vice-Chairm...
  8. Mrs. Russell B. Harrison
    Image | 1894

    Image taken from five-portrait montage captioned "Prominent officials of the Board of Lady Managers." Other officials depicted are: ""Mrs. Susan G. Cooke, Secretary Board of Lady Managers," "Mrs. V. C. Meredith, Vice-Chairman Executive Committee, and Chairman of Committee on Awards," "Mrs. Potter Palmer, President Board of Lady Managers," and "Mrs. John A. Logan, Vice-Chair...
  9. Carter H. Harrison
    Image | 1907

    Carter H. Harrison Jr., was the 30th mayor of Chicago and held office from 1897–1905, and 1911–1915.
  10. Carter H. Harrison
    Image | 1904

    Caption: "Hon. Carter H. Harrison, Mayor of Chicago."
  11. Samuel Kapper
    Image | 1922

    Caption: "Samuel Kapper, Killed in 1915 Strike". From text: "On October 26th Samuel Kapper, one of the strikers, was shot and killed and a large number of others wounded in a riot at Harrison and Halsted streets. More than ten thousand striking garment workers paid their tribute at the funeral to this hero of the strike." On photograph: "371 I. P. E. U."
  12. Wohlers Hall
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    Created by Jameson and Harrison (Architects and Engineers) with university architect Ernest L. Stouffer.
  13. 1932 University Honors
    Image | 1932

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  14. 1933 University Honors
    Image | 1933

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  15. 1949 University Honors
    Image | 1949

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  16. 1960 University Honors
    Image | 1960

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  17. 1961 University Honors
    Image | 1961

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  18. 1965 University Honors
    Image | 1965

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  19. 1966 University Honors
    Image | 1966

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  20. 1982 University Honors
    Image | 1982

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  21. 1991 University Honors
    Image | 1991

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  22. 2008 University Honors
    Image | 2008

    The bronze tablets list the names of students who graduated in the top 3% of their class from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
  23. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 11
    Multi-Page Item | 135 pages | 1896

    title page, key map, and street index on 2 unnumbered sheets.
  24. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 11
    Multi-Page Item | 135 pages | 1922

    title page, key map, and street index on 2 unnumbered sheets.
  25. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 18
    Multi-Page Item | 134 pages | 1908

    title page, key map, and street index on 2 unnumbered sheets.
  26. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 12
    Multi-Page Item | 132 pages | 1923

    title page, key map, and street index on 2 unnumbered sheets.
  27. Insurance maps of Chicago, Illinois. Volume 12
    Multi-Page Item | 131 pages | 1896

    title page, key map, and street index on 3 unnumbered sheets.
  28. Thomas King as Captain Bobadil in "Every Man in His Humour"
    Image | 1780

    Whole-length portrait, sword in outstretched right hand. With text: "Challenge twenty more, kill them". Act IV, Scene 2.
  29. Thomas King as Sosia in "Amphitryon"
    Image | 1780

    lantern on ground. With text: "Then thus I make my addresses to hers". Act II, Scene 1.