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Deering Library Construction Photographs

 Collection
Identifier: 75/9/3
Abstract The series consists of four binders of black and white photographs documenting the construction process and the newly finished structure of the Charles Deering Library. With two or three exceptions, all photographs were taken by the Chicago Architectural Photographing Company. Two smaller binders contain 9-1/4 x 7-1/4 photographs dating from July 13, 1931, to May 26, 1932, depicting each stage of the exterior construction process from bare ground to completed, windowless exterior. These...

Theodore Wesley Koch (1871-1941) Papers

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Identifier: 9/1/6
Abstract The Theodore Wesley Koch Papers fill three boxes and document Koch's life and work as University Librarian at Northwestern University, 1919-1941. The Papers include biographical materials, correspondence, and publications, but the bulk of the materials relate to Koch's involvement in the design and construction of Northwestern's Charles Deering Library (1933).

Reports of the Northwestern University Librarian

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: 9/1/2
Abstract Annual or biennial reports compiled by the University Librarian including printed, transcribed, or typed formats. Not all years are present.

Northwestern University Library Accessions Catalogs

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Identifier: 9/1/10
Abstract The Northwestern University Library Accession Records document the growth of the Library's collections over the course of sixty-three years, spanning the careers of seven librarians, and representing the holdings of four successive library spaces. The Accession Records contain lists of the books and other Library materials acquired between December, 1878 and July, 1941.

Newspaper Clippings Relating to the Northwestern University Library

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Identifier: 9/1/4
Abstract This series consists of photocopies of newspaper clippings relating to the Northwestern University Library.

Records of the Acting Librarian Effie Keith (1882-1969)

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Identifier: 9/1/9
Abstract Effie Keith's records fill one half-size box and span the years 1933-2004. The majority of the materials come from 1941-1944, during her tenure as Acting University Librarian. The materials include correspondence, personnel files, periodical clippings, and some inventories and reports.