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Andrew H. Malcolm Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/243
Dates: 1962 - 2017

12th General Hospital Collection

 Collection
Identifier: ghsl-3
Abstract

The 12th General Hospital Collection is comprised of the papers of Michael L. Mason, James A. Conner, and Paul Raber who served as part of Northwestern University's 12th General Hospital Unit stationed in North Africa and Italy during World War II.

Dates: 1916-1988; Majority of material found within 1942-1945

13th Illinois Cavalry Regiment Collection, 1863-1865

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Identifier: MS168
Abstract The 13th Illinois Cavalry Regiment fought for the Union during the U.S. Civil War. This collection includes several folders of written correspondence from 1863 to 1865 between lieutenants and captains. In addition, the collection includes bureaucratic papers concerning military life in Pine Bluff, Arkansas, such as receipts and a muster roll for dissolution. Additionally, there are two folders concerning specific members of the Cavalry: Sergeant Daniel W. Chandler and Lieutenant Ira B....
Dates: 1863-1865

Letters of 19th Century French Architects

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Identifier: MS58
Abstract

A collection of letters written by French architects of the 19th century.

Dates: 1800-1899

1949 Rose Bowl Collection

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Identifier: 25/7
Abstract

This collection holds an assortment of items pertaining to the 1949 Rose Bowl football game, which Northwestern University's Wildcats won over the University of California's Golden Bears. Items include media clippings, expense reports, souvenir programs, train menus, and other materials documenting the game, the participation of the NU Marching Band, the trip to and from Los Angeles, and related celebratory events.

Dates: 1948 - 2009; Other: Majority of material found within 1948 - 1949

1968 Democratic National Convention Collection

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Identifier: MS61
Abstract The McCormick Library’s small collection on the events surrounding the 1968 Democratic National Convention in Chicago was donated by Kaye Miller in 1982. Miller, a professor at the University of Illinois at Chicago, was creating a documentary with one of his classes during the convention. He collected periodical articles and materials related to the events, focusing on publicity, demonstrations, violence, arrests, reports, and the trials that followed. This collection consists of those...
Dates: 1965-1970; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1981

Abbey Theatre newspaper clipping collection, 1902-1911

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Identifier: MS211
Abstract The Abbey Theatre Newspaper Clipping Collection contains around 58 clippings from 1902 to 1911 about the newly formed company (also known as the National Theatre of Ireland). Clippings are primarily relating to performances of the society in England, as well as the United States, particularly Boston. The materials relate to the opening of the society, reviews of both performances and plays, including several original productions, and publicity pieces of the members of the company. Some...
Dates: 1902-1911

Abbott Hall Operation Flagpole Scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 0/20/10
Abstract

“Operation Flagpole” was an effort started by student Evelyn Klepak to replace the flagpole outside Abbot Hall on the campus of Northwestern University. Contains photographs, newspaper clippings, letters, speeches, lists, and programs related to Operation Flagpole and the resulting ceremony and installation of a new flagpole and plaque, held on October 23, 1969.

Dates: 1968-11 - 1969-10

Abdullah Abdurahman (1872-1940) Family Papers

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Identifier: 001
Abstract

Papers of the Abdullah Abdurahman Family, active in the South African Coloured population's struggle for political and economic equality.

Dates: 1906-1962

Paul Ableman collection on Green Julia

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Identifier: MS19
Abstract

Author and playwright Paul Ableman was born June 13, 1927, in Leeds, Yorkshire, England. This collection of typescripts is comprised of the drafts for Green Julia, including the original typescript, three subsequent versions, and the final script.

Dates: approximately 1960s

Richard Abrahams Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/112
Abstract

Swimmer Richard Abrahams set more than ten world records and more than twenty American records for Masters swimming. The 1966 Northwestern graduate is a Big Ten Champion, NCAA All-American, and an inductee to the International Masters Swimming Hall of Fame.

Dates: 1964-2007; Other: Date acquired: 04/01/2012

Isaac Arthur Abt (1867-1955) Papers

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Identifier: 18/3/14/2
Abstract

Isaac Arthur Abt, pediatrician and Northwestern University Medical School professor, began his practice in internal medicine but gravitated to pediatrics, with a particular intererst in nutrion, and became one of the earliest specialists in the field. The Isaac Arthur Abt Papers are arranged in six main categories: biographical material; class and teaching notes; publications; addresses; clinics; and material by or related to I. A. Abt's elder son, Arthur Frederick.

Dates: 1881-1966

Karl Abt (1923-2008) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/30
Abstract Karl Abt graduated from Northwestern University in 1948 with a B.S. in Business Administration (concentration in business management/personnel). While at Northwestern, Abt was active in the Northwestern University Band, playing clarinet and bass clarinet, the Christian Youth League, and was a member of the Sigma Nu fraternity. The Karl Abt Papers, filling four boxes, consists of materials from the courses Abt attended. Course syllabi, class notes, tests, and a few short reading assignments...
Dates: 1941-1949

Jonathan Addleton Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/180
Abstract

The Jonathan Addleton papers are comprised of magazine and journal articles, diaries, books, an oral history and other biographical material, and reports related to Addleton’s personal and professional life. American diplomat and author, Jonathan S. Addleton (1957- ) received a B.S. in Journalism from Northwestern University and a Ph.D. from Tufts University.

Dates: 1975-2018

Adelphic Literary Society Minute Book

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Identifier: 31/6/9
Abstract

The Adelphic Society records are comprised of two volumes of secretary's minutes, one from January 19, 1877 to September 25, 1885, and the other from September 25, 1885 to March 17, 1893. Membership rolls can be found at the end of the first volume and the beginning of the second

Dates: 1877-1893

African American Institute records

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Identifier: 033
Abstract

The African-American Institute (AAI) plays a notable role in the fostering of educational ties between the United States and countries in Africa; the Institute is a major source of funding for African students wishing to study in the United States, and a voice for Africa in the United States. The African American Institute records document the Institute's work in international aid and education.

Dates: 1982 - 1985

African Curriculum Project Records

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Identifier: 35/11
Abstract

The African Curriculum Project was carried out by Northwestern University’s Program of African Studies (PAS) at the request of and by contract with the U.S. Office of Education (Project No. 6-2863, Contract No. OEC-3-7-062863-1661). Collection contains administrative files, correspondence papers, syllabus materials, working papers, and bibliographies used to develop the African Curriculum Project.

Dates: 1965-1969

Records of the Africana Francophonic Bibliographer and Reference Librarian, Mette Shayne

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Identifier: 9/4/2
Abstract Mette Shayne was born and raised in Denmark, where she earned a library degree in 1958. She came to the United States in 1958 to study library automation. After returning to Denmark, she met and married David Shyane, an American, and they retuned to the U.S. to live in 1960. Mette Shayne joined the staff of the Northwestern University Library in 1961, working part-time in the circulation department and then the reference department. In 1964 she began working part-time in the Africana...
Dates: 1977-1999

Records of the Africana Library

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Identifier: 9/1/15
Abstract

The Records of the Africana Library (chiefly correspondence) are arranged in alphabetical order. Files span the years from 1947 through 2000.

Dates: 1947 - 2000

Africana Visual Materials Collection (post cards, trading cards, photographs)

 Collection
Identifier: 036
Abstract

This collection contains images of Africa carried on trading cards, postal cards, advertising cards, and similar materials. Subjects depicted include people, animals, landscapes, activities and adventures.

Dates: 1890 - 2016

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New York Daily News (Firm) 7
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American Hospital Supply Corporation 4
American Medical Association 4
Daily news (New York, N.Y. : 1920) 4
Ellmann, Richard, 1918-1987 4
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Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963 4
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