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  1. Dziennik narodowy (Chicago, Ill.)
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    Nearly forgotten today, Dziennik Narodowy ("National Daily News") was considered one of the most important newspapers of the Polish community in Chicago. Established on December 4, 1898, by members of the Polish Nationalist Party, Dziennik Narodowy remained crucial to the political education of Polish Americans until its demise in September 1923. After one year with the pape...
  2. Born digital Records from the RBMS Bibliographic Standards Committee Subject Files, 1998-2011
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    Born digital Records from the RBMS Bibliographic Standards Committee Subject Files contains conference agendas and minutes of the RBMS (Rare Books and Manuscripts Section) Bibliographic Standards Committee, concerning varied cataloging-related issues within ALA annual and midwinter conferences, including the selection, use and application of genre and relator terms for rare ...
  3. College of Fine and Applied Arts
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    The College of Fine and Applied Arts at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign is dedicated to the advancement, practice and understanding of the arts. The central focus of the College is the synergy between research and the preparation of students for professional careers in the creation and interpretation of the applied arts, visual arts, and the performing arts. D...
  4. College of Liberal Arts and Sciences
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    The scope of the College of Liberal Arts and Sciences spans the breadth of human endeavor. Within its more than 50 academic units, faculty and students are pursuing knowledge on scales that stretch from the subatomic to the cosmic and from the individual to the global.
  5. LGBT at UIUC
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    "The Gay Illini organization was formed in 1975 and Illini Pride was founded in 1977, both growing out of the work of the Gay Liberation Front. Gay Illini was announced in the Daily Illini on January 29, 1975. By April 1975, the group was holding Gay Forums, offering panels discussing topics related to gay students and queer life. The group also hosted a number of social eve...
  6. James Edward Myers Sheet Music Collection, 1836-1986
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    Published sheet music documenting American culture through popular music and cover art imagery. The collection is organized in two series: Series 1, General and Country Music, 1862-1986 and Series 2, Military Music, 1836-1975. Early pre-1920 songs contain themes that focus primarily on life on the farm, while many post-1920 titles feature the "gayer" night-life of city dwell...
  7. Electronic Records from the AALL Public Relations Committee (2007- )
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    Electronic Records from the AALL Public Relations Committee contain annual reports and action plans concerning the Committee's work in developing varied kinds of materials and activities to inform those within and outside the profession regarding the value of law librarians.
  8. Electronic Records from the RBMS Executive Committee Agendas and Minutes Files, 2002-11
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    Electronic Records from the RBMS Executive Committee Agendas and Minutes Files contain agendas, minutes and audio recordings relating to Rare Books and Manuscripts Section (RBMS) Executive Committee meetings within ALA annual and midwinter conferences. Subjects include liaison establishing, library instruction, primary Source materials from special collections, subcommittees...
  9. Electronic Records from the RBMS Exhibition Awards Committee Papers (2004, 2010-11)
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    Electronic Records from the RBMS Exhibition Awards Committee Papers contain minutes and agendas of the RBMS (Rare Books and Manuscripts Section) Exhibition Awards Committee, within ALA's annual and midwinter conferences. Subjects include awards for the documentation of exhibitions, budgets, announcements, and award winners.
  10. Harry Partch Archive
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    Harry Partch (1901-1974) was an American composer, theorist, instrument maker and performer. In the 1920s, Partch began work on what was to be a lifelong passion, i.e. on acoustic and harmonic properties of musical instruments, and on the construction of his own musical instruments for the purpose of performing his own music. It is difficult to over-estimate the importance o...
  11. Mapping History at the University of Illinois - Map and Geography Library
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    Mapping History at the University of Illinois Digital Surrogates for the maps belonging to Mapping History at the University of Illinois: A Digital Humanities project. DCC is performing the digitization of the maps for this joint project between Archives and the Map Library. This project will take a multilayered approach to telling the history of the University within an o...
  12. Mary E. Hoffman Papers, 1948-1995
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    Consists of lesson plans, lecture notes and handouts produced for music education and music history classes and workshops, research papers and articles, speeches and choral arrangements composed by Hoffman documenting her career as a music educator and contributor to the scholarly field of music education. In addition there are Hoffman's student papers and correspondence pr...
  13. Illinois Research and Scholarship (Open Community)
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    This collection contains all UIUC research and scholarship which doesn't currently fall under the jurisdiction of a specific community or collection in IDEALS. All UIUC faculty, staff and graduate students are encouraged to immediately submit their research to this collection. The submitted work will be reviewed by a small group in the University Library to ensure that it f...
  14. Picture Chicago
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    Picture Chicago is a collection of images originally published in books about Chicago that were digitized by the University of Illinois' Urbana and Chicago campus libraries. Here you can see photographs of Chicago gangsters, politicians, and early famous Chicagoans; the first taxicab in the city; the early pneumatic tube system installed in the the Chicago Post Office; the d...
  15. Pietro A. Cipollone Music and Personal Papers, 1889-1955
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    Consists of original and published music compositions and arrangements for wind band, original and published band books, photographs, programs, news clippings, business records, sound and videotape recordings, and an award documenting Pietro A. Cipollone's career as a composer, music educator, conductor, and director of wind ensembles in both Italy and the United States betw...
  16. Prairie Research Institute
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    The Prairie Research Institute houses five state scientific surveys — Illinois Natural History Survey (INHS), the Illinois State Geological Survey (ISGS), the Illinois State Water Survey (ISWS), the Illinois Sustainable Technology Center (ISTC), and the Illinois State Archaeological Survey (ISAS). The Institute was established in 2008 as the Institute of Natural Resource Sus...
  17. Richard E. Kent Music and Personal Papers, 1899-1996
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    Consists of original and published music compositions and arrangements, correspondence, concert programs, memoirs, newspaper clippings, Sousa Band Fraternal Society newsletters, photographs, Volunteer Illini Projects awards, yearbooks, and appointment books. The collection documents Kent's career with the Sousa Band through photographs and correspondence, as well as the tra...
  18. University Archives of the Mapping History - Temporary Collection
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    Digitized surrogates of University of Illinois Campus maps from University Archive and the Map Library. The maps come from several different record series in Archives including the Campus Course Catalogs and Registries, Staff Directories, IBook, YMCA student handbooks and individual maps from the Map Library. This project will take a multi-layered approach to telling the...
  19. University of Illinois Built Environment
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    In the beginning, the inspiration and actualization of the land-grant Industrial University, what was to become the University of Illinois, required thoughtful planning and a commitment to its built environment. The design and planning decisions made early on would influence all current and future development on the campus of the University of Illinois and its influence on t...
  20. Susannah Maria Cibber (nee Arne) as Monimia in "The Orphan"
    Image | 1776

    Whole-length. Hair braided with feathers in it. With text: "Read'st thou not something in my face that speaks wonderful Change and Horror from within me?" Act V, Scene 6.
  21. William Wyatt Dimond as Don Felix in "The Wonder"
    Image | 1792

    Whole-length. Wearing breeches, coat, waistcoat, ruff
  22. William Wyatt Dimond as Don Felix in "The Wonder"
    Image | 1809

    Whole-length. Wearing breeches, coat, waistcoat, ruff
  23. Robert William Elliston as Don Felix in "The Wonder"
    Image | 1805

    Whole-length portrait. Wearing breeches, ruff, sword, holding hat. With text: "Either my eye deceived me, or I saw a man within, I'll watch him close." Act IV, Scene 1.
  24. Edwin Forrest as Damon in "Damon and Pythias"
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    Half-length portrait. With text: "I stand a Senator within the Senate House."
  25. Edmund Kean as Richard III in "Richard III"
    Image | 1818

    Whole-length portrait, truncheon in upfraised right hand, tents in background. With text: "A thousand hearts are great within my bosom: advance our standards...upon them! Victory sits on our helms". Act V, Scene 3.
  26. Tinkler, John
    Image | 1893

    Black ink on think beige paper. Contains small shield upon a large shield, within decorative foliation. Large shield per pale, three lions passant guardant dexter, checky sinister
  27. Blair, Clinton Ledyard, 1867-1949.
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    Black ink on cream paper. Crest: torse and stag's head caboshed (antlered) within semi-circular banner displaying the motto.
  28. Allen, Charles Dexter, 1865-1926.
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    Black ink on cream paper. Contains entwined leaves of two flowers on either side of and supporting an open_file book, all within a thick, black border.
  29. Elliott, Will M.
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    Flowers and scrollwork around an open_file book within a heart. Black ink on beige paper.
  30. Lapsley, Anna Welsh.
    Image | 1901

    Black ink on beige paper. Stylized eagle within a wreath-and-ribbon frame. Owner's name on a banner across the bottom of the bookplate.
  31. California State Library
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    Textual form within potenté border with oak motif corner pieces.
  32. Illinois State Library
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    Library rules. Black ink on golden beige paper with a thin rippled black border.
  33. State Historical Society of Wisconsin.
    Image | 1867

    Text within a double-line border.
  34. Union Club of the City of New York
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    Text within single line border, corner ornaments, incl. cipher 'UC' in top corners.
  35. Hubbard, Elbert, 1856-1915
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    Black ink on ivory paper. Depicts a mirrored image of men back-to-back, reading within arches
  36. Beloit College. Astronomical Library.
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    Text within decorative border.
  37. Illinois State Library
    Image | 1849

    Library rules. Text on blue paper within ornamental woodcut border.
  38. Cornell University. Libraries.
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    Text within solid line border
  39. Kirby-Smith, Caroline Selden
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    Open book within chain link necklace with heart pendant
  40. Allison, Nathaniel
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    Coat of arms. Escutcheon: or (gold) a lion rampant, facing sinister between three fleurs de lis, dexter chief and sinister chief and base. Supporters: on each side an eagle, wings displayed & inverted. Crest: stylized crown, an armed hand holding a curved object. Motto: Spiro (I breathe). All within a circular frame of leaves.