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Aldridge Collection

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Identifier: MS4
Abstract The Aldridge Collection consists of materials relating to 19th century African-American tragedian Ira Frederick Aldridge (1807-1867) and his children, mainly his daughter Amanda Christina Elizabeth Aldridge (known as Amanda Ira Aldridge, who composed under the pseudonym Montague Ring; 1866-1956). Included in the collection are correspondence, photographs and engravings, newspaper clippings, musical manuscripts and scores, personal and legal documents, articles, memorabilia, two portraits and...
Dates: 1806-2017; Majority of material found within 1846 - 1959

Alice Berline Kaplan Center for the Humanities Workshop Papers

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Identifier: 8/2/13
Abstract

The Alice Berline Kaplan Center for the Humanities Workshop Papers date between 1993 and 2007 and fill three archival boxes. The papers were written by graduate students and professors from Northwestern University and other educational institutions who were fellows or visiting faculty members participating in the ABK Center.

Dates: 1993-2007

Alpha Epsilon Phi (Omicron Chapter) Records

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Identifier: 31/6/12
Abstract The Omicron (Northwestern University) chapter of Alpha Epsilon Phi opened on April 2, 1921, the first Midwest outpost of the sorority. This collection consists of three and one-half boxes and five oversized scrapbooks containing mainly photographs, but also including clippings, ephemera, and some correspondence pertaining to the Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority. These materials span the years from 1929 to 1968 but are scattered and mainly represent the chapter's membership, house activities, and...
Dates: 1929-1968

Records of Alpha Pi Zeta

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Identifier: 4/6/2
Abstract

The records of the Northwestern University Chapter of the Alpha Pi Zeta sorority contain: constitutions; meeting materials; membership lists; correspondence; and financial receipts.

Dates: 1923-1942

Alumnae of Northwestern University Records

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Identifier: 0/6/1
Abstract The Alumnae of Northwestern University, originally called the Associate Alumnae, was founded in 1916. Its purpose was “to further projects of interest to the women of the University and to promote friendly intercourse between alumnae of all departments.” Through their current programs - continuing education classes, NU Day, and WAA-MU patrons - the Alumnae raise funds to provide a variety of fellowships and grants to the University's students and faculty. This series is arranged in twelve...
Dates: 1929-1992

Records of the Alumni Association of the College of Liberal Arts, Executive Committee

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Identifier: 32/3/1
Abstract

This series consists of one bound volume of the records, largely minutes, of the Executive Committee and Board of Directors, Northwestern University College of Liberal Arts Alumni Association. The records date between August 6, 1883 and June 14, 1924 and document the concerns and activities of the Board, its incorporation, formal duties, plans for alumni events, alumni scholarships and publications.

Dates: 1883-1924

Alumni Biographical Files Dental School

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Identifier: 51/4
Dates: 1879-1930

Alumni Biographical Files Graduate School

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Identifier: 51/1
Dates: 1873-1942

Alumni Biographical Files Medical School

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Identifier: 51/6
Dates: 1860-1926

Alumni Biographical Files School of Commerce

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Identifier: 51/3
Dates: 1909-1927

Alumni Biographical Files School of Law

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Identifier: 51/5
Dates: 1860-1926

Alumni Biographical Files Student Grade Record Cards

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Identifier: 51/15
Abstract

This series is composed of 9"x11” cards which record students' academic history during their stay at Northwestern. Each card records an individual student's name, degree (if attained), year of graduation, home address, parents' name, religous affiliation, birth date, school previously attended, and date of admission to Northwestern.

Dates: Other: Majority of material found within 1910 - 1927

Alumni Biographical Files, Women's Medical College

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Identifier: 51/11
Dates: 1870-1902

Alumni Donor (Giving) Index Cards

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Identifier: 6/5/2
Abstract

Collection consists of 25 cardfile boxes of 4x6 index cards with hand-written notes recording donations by Northwestern University alumni (either individuals or companies/organizations/foundations).

Dates: 1950s-1970s

Alumni Graduation Record Card Collection

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Identifier: 51/18
Abstract

This collection consists of index cards that document the credits, majors, courses taken, and graduation dates of alumni, spanning 1923 through 1958.

Dates: 1923-1936, 1949-1958

Alumni News Photographs, Contact Sheets and Negatives

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Identifier: 75/32/17
Abstract The Northwestern University Alumni Association began publishing the Alumni News in November 1921. The publication was created with a two-fold purpose: "first, to represent and reflect your (alumni) opinions of all things pertaining to the University plans, policies and existence; and second, to inform you as to what is going on in the University and among your fellow alumni. " Each folder typically contains negatives and contact sheets for photographs that appeared in the Alumni News. Some...
Dates: 1972 - 1985; Other: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1981; Other: Date acquired: 05/04/1988

Katharine Alvord (1861-1963) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/16
Abstract A graduate of Northwestern University, Katharine Alvord returned to Northwestern as a drama teacher in 1894. The Katharine Alvord Papers, comprising one half-size box, span the years from 1880 through 1969 ; most materials date from the period 1880-1881. Included are biographical materials pertaining to Alvord and her close friend, Frederick W. Randolph; correspondence between the two in both holographic form and typescript copies; clippings of reviews and notices of performances relating to...
Dates: 1880-1969

Records of Amazingrace Coffeehouse

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Identifier: 31/6/67
Abstract

The Records of Amazingrace Collective document this Northwestern and Evanston coffeehouse from its beginning during the student strike of May 1970, through its growing success as a top music venue--emphasizing, but by no means limited to, the folk scene--in Scott Hall, then Shanley Pavilion--and its final double life in Evanston and Oregon. Materials include newspaper clippings, correspondence, and posters advertising Amazingrace’s events and performances.

Dates: 1971 - 2011; Other: Majority of material found within 1971 - 1978

Lodilla Ambrose (1865-1927) Papers

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Identifier: 9/1/7
Abstract The Lodilla Ambrose Papers document Ambrose's life and career at Northwestern University Library, spanning the years 1883-2001, with an emphasis on her time spent as Assistant Librarian at the University. Three biographies written about Ambrose (two in draft form) are filed at the start of the collection. Other biographical materials include high school, college and alumni records, mentions of speeches made by Ambrose, brief biographical listings in publications, and correspondence inquiring...
Dates: 1883-2001

America First Movement Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS10
Abstract This collection contains materials from three sources: the America First Committee, other American groups with similar goals, and German propaganda in the 1930s. Materials include pamphlets, small monographs, serials, correspondence, flyers, posters, political ephemera, and photographs. These items are a sample of the kinds of material generated before U.S. entry into World War II. Taken individually, the items in this collection provide only a fragmentary record of the times; considered as...
Dates: 1930-1941

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New York Daily News (Firm) 7
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Cantigny (Wheaton, Ill.) 6
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Rose Bowl (Football game) (1949 : Pasadena, Calif.) 5
Abortion Counseling Service 4
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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Evanston College for Ladies 4
Herskovits, Melville J. (Melville Jean), 1895-1963 4
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Medill family 4
Miller, Henry, 1891-1980 4
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