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Chicago Tribune. E. R. Noderer Papers

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Identifier: XI-231
Abstract E.R. Noderer (1907-1996) was a Chicago Tribune foreign correspondent from 1939 to 1950; a general assignment reporter in Chicago from 1950 to 1952; editorial page editor and writer for the Washington Times-Herald from 1952 to 1954; and a member of the promotion and publicity department of the Chicago Tribune until his retirement in 1972. This collection stems from his years of travel as a foreign...
Dates: 1939 - 1977

Nuremberg Trial Collection

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Identifier: MS71
Abstract The Nuremberg Trial Collection consists of materials amassed by Charles J. Gallagher (Northwestern University Law School, 1924), a court reporter. Included are his shorthand notebooks for sessions of the Nuremberg Trials held at the Palace of Justice in Nuremberg, Germany from 1945-1948 to try members of the Nazi regime for crimes committed during World War II. The collection contains copies of some of the transcripts, documents, and affidavits from the trials; some of Gallagher's notes and...
Dates: 1945-1950

Kate O'Brien Collection

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Identifier: MS16
Abstract Kate O'Brien was an Irish novelist and playwright. This collection of manuscripts was essentially the extant corpus of her archive in 1970.
Dates: 1970

James M. O'Neill Files

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Identifier: MS18
Abstract The James M. O'Neill files contain correspondence, pamphlets, and circulars which were collected by Mr. O'Neill during his presidency of the National Association of Academic Teachers of Public Speaking in 1915, and during his six years as editor of the Quarterly Journal of Public Speaking and the Quarterly Journal of Speech Education, 1915 - 1920.
Dates: 1915 - 1920

Uri Orlev Collection

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Identifier: MS159
Abstract Author Uri Orlev, born in Warsaw, Poland in 1931, moved to Israel after surviving the Warsaw Ghetto and the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. He began writing children's literature in 1976 and has published more than 30 books which have been translated into at least 36 languages. He has received various honors and awards for his writing, including the Hans Christian Andersen Author Award (1996). The Island on Bird Street (1981) has been one of his most famous books for children. This small...
Dates: 1956 - 2009; Other: Majority of material found within 1990 - 2008; Other: Date acquired: 12/09/2008

Eleanor Medill Patterson Papers

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Identifier: VI-5
Abstract The Eleanor Medill (Cissy) Patterson Papers consist chiefly of Medill, McCormick and Patterson family correspondence, Joseph Medill business and political letters, Chicago Tribune historical material, and a collection of letters of Joseph Medill and others to and from important people. The papers cover the years 1846-1910, approximately, with most of the material falling in the 1850-1899 period
Dates: 1846 - 1910

Paul Sills and Viola Spolin Oral History Collection

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Identifier: MS198
Abstract Paul Sills and Viola Spolin Oral History Collection is a project to collect oral histories documenting improvisational theatre, particularly in the Chicago region.
Dates: 2020 - 2021

Hesketh Pearson Collection

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Identifier: MS129
Abstract Edward Hesketh Gibbons Pearson (20 February 1887 – 9 April 1964) was a British actor, theatre director and writer. This collection of manuscripts consists of the holograph notebooks he kept for several of his biographies as well as some miscellaneous research notebooks.
Dates: 1940-1960s

James B. Pinker Papers

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Identifier: AS5
Abstract The papers in the Pinker archive at Northwestern University cover the period 1904-1934. All the correspondence is incoming to J.B. Pinker either from clients or from the organizations, firms, and individuals with whom he, and later his sons, negotiated. The 111 boxes of the archive contain original client correspondence files and many files from publishers, periodicals, translators, printing firms, readers, illustrators, theatre managers, etc. as well as other literary and dramatic agents with...
Dates: 1900-1934

Paul Potts Papers

 Collection — Box: Box 1
Identifier: MS156
Abstract Paul Potts (1911-1990) made his living during the 1930s selling leftist poems on the streets of London. His later poems include "Instead of a Sonnet" (1944), and "A Ballad for Britain on May Day" (1945); his best known prose work is the autobiographical "Dante Called You Beatrice" (1960). Potts' work regularly appeared in leading poetry magazines of the day, but despite this, Potts rapidly became disillusioned with poetry and eventually gave up publishing it at all. The Paul Potts Papers...
Dates: 1939-1948; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2007

V.S. Pritchett Collection

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Identifier: MS17
Scope and Contents The following collection consists of the corrected manuscripts and typescripts for a group of essays, mostly written as book reviews for the New Statesman between 1970 and 1972. Pritchett writes about books by such authors as Graham Greene, E.M. Forster, Richard Ellmann, Vladimir Nabokov, Edmund Wilson, Walker Percy, Jorge Luis Borges, and Norman Mailer. Included as well are the drafts of essays on short story writing, satire and tourists. Note: Nearly all holograph manuscripts and...
Dates: 1969 - 1972

Production archive for Janus Press edition of The Silences Between by Keri Hulme

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Identifier: MS197
Abstract The collection consists of the design archive for the 2016 Janus Press edition of The Silences Between (Moeraki Conversations). It includes correspondence and notes from the founder of Janus Press, Claire Van Vliet, and the author of The Silences Between, Keri Hulme.
Dates: 2016

Rare Book and Manuscript Dealer Catalogs Collection

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Identifier: AS12
Abstract The Rare Book and Manuscript Dealer Catalog Collection was assembled primarily by curatorial staff in the Charles Deering McCormick Library of Special Collections. These catalogs make up a body of materials initially used for collection development purposes and then retained for further research.
Dates: 1890s-2016

Chicago Tribune. Clifford Raymond Papers

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Identifier: XI-187
Abstract Clifford Samuel Raymond (1875-1950), reporter and editorial writer for the Chicago Tribune from 1898-1942, wrote and published short stories and books. This collection consists of 14 literary manuscripts, and tear sheets of 12 published short stories.
Dates: 1910 - 1947

Republican National Committee

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Identifier: MS92
Abstract Papers held at the Chicago headquarters of the Republican National Committee's Western Division containing information leading to the 1936 Republican National Convention held in Cleveland.
Dates: 1935-1936

Clive Rickabaugh Theatre Designs, 1929-1972

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Identifier: MS76
Abstract Clive Rickabaugh (1906-1973) was a noted mural artist and sculptor, theatre designer of both sets and costumes, and an important figure in the Chicago theatrical scene, especially between 1930 and 1960. He was the scene or costume designer for some of the most successful plays of the Federal Works Progress Administration (W.P.A.) Negro Theatre Unit (N.T.C.) in Chicago in the 1930s: L'Ag'Ya by Katherine Dunham; Little Black...
Dates: 1929 - 1972; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1959

Laura Riding (Jackson) Collection

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Identifier: MS31
Abstract Laura (Riding) Jackson (January 16, 1901-September 2, 1991) was a poet, critic, novelist, essayist and short story writer. She was associated with the Southern group of writers known as the Fugitives, lived with poet and critic Robert Graves from 1926-1939, and was married first to historian Louis Gottschalk, then to critic Schuyler B. Jackson from 1941 until his death in 1968. This collection of corrected galleys, typescripts, and some correspondence includes Trojan...
Dates: 1926-1966

Robin Waterfield Papers

 Collection — Box: Boxes 1-2
Identifier: MS157
Abstract Robin (Robert Everard) Waterfield (1914-2002), worked for a series of publishers and booksellers early in his career, and in 1974 opened Robin Waterfield Ltd., an antiquarian bookshop. Waterfield ran this bookshop until being forced to retire in 1980. The Robin Waterfield Papers consist of correspondence, financial materials, drafts of poetry and other writings, illustrations, publicity materials, and photographs, and contains materials relating to Meary James Thurairajah Tambimuttu, Jane...
Dates: 1941-1999; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2007

Elizabeth Robins Papers

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Identifier: MS105
Abstract Elizabeth Robins was born on August 6, 1862 in Louisville, Kentucky, the eldest daughter of Charles Ephraim Robins (1832-1893) and his cousin and wife, Hannah Maria Crow Robins (1836-1901). This small collection consists primarily of correspondence between members of Elizabeth Robins' family or from her friends (1876-1938); a few family photographs; correspondence regarding a lecture series at Bedford College for Women, University of London, in 1926; some autobiographical notes; and early...
Dates: 1876 - 1945

Franklin Delano Roosevelt Realia

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Identifier: AS11
Abstract The Franklin Delano Roosevelt Realia is one part of a larger collection of Rooseveltiana collected by Hunt H. Unger and given to Northwestern University in 1966. The realia comprises 44 boxes and includes a wide range of three-dimensional objects, primarily busts, plaques, portraits and campaign buttons, as well as other ornamental and practical items.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1933 - 1945

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