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Glass Plate Negatives

 Collection
Identifier: 75/55/1
Abstract The photographs in this collection, 5x7" glass plate negatives, date from the early years of the twentieth century. Most are of the Northwestern University campus and its surrounding area including some photographs of individuals either affiliated with Northwestern or living in Evanston, Illinois.

Daily Northwestern Photographic Negatives, 1985-1991, n.d.

 Collection
Identifier: 75/31/18
Abstract This series is comprised of negatives taken by photographers for the Daily Northwestern, Northwestern University's student newspaper. Mostly black and white, the negatives are in the 35mm format and date from the period 1985-1991. The negatives are housed in negative sleeves and, when dated, arranged in chronological order. Many of the negative sleeves feature a brief description of the subject or action depicted in the negatives and sometimes note the name of the ...

University Theatre Prompt Books

 Collection
Identifier: 20/7
Abstract The prompt books for theatrical productions of Northwestern University's School of Speech include scripts for University Theatre productions, annotated for use by the prompter, along with sketches of the staging and other notes. Bound prompt books include most of the productions from number 50 (1933) through number 320 (1957).

Daily Northwestern Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/31/26
Abstract The photographs from the Northwestern University student newspaper, the Daily Northwestern, date from 1975-1996 and depict a wide ranges of individuals, events, and general topics, organized by subject or by photographer's name.

Records of the University Union

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Identifier: 4/6/3
Abstract The records comprising this series consist of the Minute Book of the University Union from its formation on November 5, 1900 through the 1915-16 program year. Entries cover both business and program meetings. The subject of each program is briefly described and the attendance estimated. There are numerous invitation cards and performance programs mounted in the Minute Book. This series also contains one folder of general correspondence composed primarily of thank you notes and invitation...

Daily Northwestern, Special Editorial project

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Identifier: 31/7/1
Abstract The Daily Northwestern special editorial project entailed the solicitation and publication of a series of special articles written exclusively for the Daily by prominent Americans. The project was conceived during the summer of 1936 by the Daily's editorial board chairman Julian Behrstock. On July 8, 1936, Behrstock wrote a letter soliciting contributions to the series, "to one hundred prominent men and women all over America -- educators, writers, financiers, statesman -- asking each one for...

University Theatre Production Records

 Collection
Identifier: 20/20
Abstract This series comprises University Theatre production reports prepared by various production crew heads. The production reports for productions staged between 1934 and 1955 include such information as names of crew members, set and prop renderings, ground plans, reports of hours worked by student crew members and their grade evaluations. They are arranged sequentially by major production number. Unfortunately, reports are missing for the following productions: #141, #144, #157, #159-162,...

Iva Grace Howard Glazebrook (1899-1988) Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 31/6/83
Abstract The materials in the Iva Grace Howard Glazebrook scrapbook date between 1917 and 1920 and document her social life at Northwestern University. Images in the scrapbook include postcards, candid photographs, and figures cut out from photographic prints. They focus mostly on Howard's social environment as well as the scenery on campus.

University Theatre/Theatre and Interpretation Center Programs and Schedules

 Collection
Identifier: 20/77
Overview The University Theatre Program collection consists of newspaper clippings, press releases, ticket stubs, flyers, schedules, and programs for productions by the University or at the Theatre and Interpretation Center.

Brodfuehrer Family Scrapbook

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/105
Abstract The scrapbook, compiled by NU alumnus Oscar Brodfuehrer (1912) vividly documents student life at Northwestern University, circa 1912-17, and also includes family and travel photographs.

National High School Music Institute Records

 Collection
Identifier: 21/3
Overview The National High School Music Institute was one of seven divisions of Northwestern University’s National High School Institute. The Records of the National High School Music Institute comprise 4 boxes of photographs, publications, audio recordings and promotional materials.

Northwestern University Posters Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 76/0/3
Overview Collection contains posters relating to Northwestern University activities whose dates range roughly from 1900 to 2019 assembled by the University Archives. It is an expanding collection, with new items added as they come in.

Records of Laughtrack Comedy Group

 Collection
Identifier: 55/50
Abstract Laughtrack was an Evanston-based comedy group, comprised of Northwestern alumni, that performed from 1979-1981. The collection includes resumes, photographs, scripts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, press releases, contracts, and financial records.

Joseph W. Miller (1906-1979) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 52/3
Abstract The Joe Miller Papers contain five boxes and span the years 1924-1979. The collection contains biographical information, materials relating to his early life in Ottumwa, Iowa, and two important events in his Northwestern career: the 25th Waa-Mu show in 1956, and Miller's retirement in 1975. Two scrapbooks complete the collection.

Alexander Hesler Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: 75/55/4
Abstract Over 150 photographic prints (mostly 4x6 cabinet size, mounted on cardstock) taken by noted Evanston photographer Alexander Hesler, dating circa 1870-1887 and depicting Northwestern University faculty, students, and buildings. Includes 2 copies of published volume "Photographic Views of Picturesque Evanston" (1887).

Clark Titus Hinman (1819-1854) Papers

 Collection
Identifier: 3/1
Abstract Methodist minister Clark Titus Hinman was elected the first President of Northwestern University in 1853, but died before the University opened in 1855. This artificial collection consists of biographical material and correspondence postdating his life; there is also one original sermon.

Records of the University Architect

 Collection
Identifier: 7/1/12
Abstract These records which fill 27 boxes, including one half-box and one legal-size box, and date between 1926 and 1977 have been divided into two major subseries: Building Programs (Boxes 1-11) and Construction Operations (Boxes 12-27). The records have been arranged within each subseries alphabetically by the current name of the respective building or group of buildings to which they certain. A small amount of records that did not fit this arrangement is filed following Box 26.The...

Records of the University Club of Evanston

 Collection
Identifier: 55/33
Abstract The University Club of Evanston was founded in 1904 to promote good fellowship among college men. The collection includes meeting announcements, correspondence, treasurers' files, invoices from local venders, and publications that provide a snapshot of Northwestern faculty and alumni life as well as the commercial life of Evanston.

Anti-Vietnam-War Strike Materials

 Collection
Identifier: 31/6/88
Abstract The Anti-Vietnam War Strike Materials Collection comprises a diverse assortment of documents and other materials relating to the University-wide strike that took place over a seven day period in May of 1970. The collection of newspaper clippings, press releases, flyers, and memos records the events of the strike and its aftermath through the summer and fall of 1970.

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Children's Theatre of Evanston 1
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Fadiman, Clifton, 1904-1999 1
Farrell, James T. (James Thomas), 1904-1979 1
First Federal Savings and Loan Association of Chicago 1
Galati, Frank 1
Glazebrook, Iva Grace, 1899-1988 1
Goodman Theatre (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Hesler, Alexander, 1823-1895 1
Hinman, Clark T. (Clark Titus), 1819-1854 1
Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968 1
Ickes, Harold L. (Harold LeClair), 1874-1952 1
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Lund, Eric R. (Eric Rudolph) 1
Lund, Florence, -1989 1
Lundin, Frederick, 1868-1947 1
Mayo, Charles W. (Charles William), 1898-1968 1
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Morton, Lorraine H., 1918-2018 1
National High School Music Institute 1
Northwestern Anti-Vietnam War Strike 1
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Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). Theatre and Interpretation Center 1
Northwestern University (Evanston, Ill.). University Architect 1
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Papangelis, Betty Ann, 1925- 1
Practical Theatre Company 1
Reese, Theodore 1
Saroyan, William, 1908-1981 1
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