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Richard W. Leopold (1912-2006) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/16/21
Abstract The Richard W. Leopold papers are prodigious in both volume and scope. They document not only the long and productive career of an eminent scholar but also reflect many significant issues and developments in the historical profession and at Northwestern University during the twentieth century. The material spans the period of Leopold's life although the vast bulk date between 1938 and 1980, the years of his teaching career. His papers include correspondence and other materials of...
Dates: 1912 - 2007; Other: Majority of material found within 1938 - 1980

J. Kenneth Leslie (1907-1985) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/12/4
Abstract The J. Kenneth Leslie Papers fill thirteen boxes and span the period 1926-1985. They are arranged in six categories: education files, correspondence files, teaching files, administration files, research files, and publications. Four folders of biographical materials are included as well. A portion of the collection is in Spanish.
Dates: 1926-1985

Leverone Hall Building Committee Records

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Identifier: 12/3/8
Abstract This series fills two boxes and dates from the period 1961, 1965-1968. The records include correspondence and related materials documenting the planning, fundraising, design and construction of Leverone Hall, moving to the Hall and remodeling.
Dates: 1961, 1965-1977

Nathaniel Leverone Presentation Album

 Collection — Object: 1
Identifier: 12/3/13
Abstract This presentation album was prepared for Mrs. Nathaniel Leverone to acknowledge her late husband's gift to Northwestern University. Materials within the album span the dates August 15, 1968, to September, 1969.
Dates: 1970

Judith N. Levi (1944- ) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/18/4
Abstract The Judith Levi Papers fill nineteen boxes, spanning the years 1969 to 2000. The bulk of the records consist of professional files accumulated during her work both in the Linguistics Department of Northwestern University and with other organizations and linguists between the years 1972 and 2000. The records are divided into Biographical Materials, Professional Files, Correspondence, Teaching Files, Linguistics Department Files, and Presentations and Publications Materials. Levi's main research...
Dates: 1969 - 2000; Other: Majority of material found within 1972 - 2000

General Seeger by Ira Levin Production Archive

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Identifier: MS134
Abstract Playwright Ira Levin was born in New York in 1929. He was twenty-two when he wrote his first novel, the thriller A Kiss Before Dying, and twenty-five when he wrote his first play, the popular adaptation of Mac Hyman's No Time for Sergeants. Other plays include the comedy hit Critic's Choice, the musical Drat! The Cat!, the thriller Veronica's Room, and Deathtrap. His novels include Rosemary's Baby , The Stepford Wives, and The Boys from Brazil.
Dates: 1961-1962

Hyman Levy Collection

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Identifier: MS69
Abstract Hyman Levy had a distinguished career in Great Britain in mathematics, aerodynamics and physics. This collection provides evidence of those professional activities. However, he was also engaged in left-wing activities and Zionist interests from the 1920s to the 1940s. Pamphlets, articles, and some correspondence reflect those concerns as well.
Dates: 1920-1960s

Eleanor F. Lewis (1882-1961) Papers

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Identifier: 9/3/1
Abstract The papers of Eleanor F. Lewis (1882-1861) document her life and career at Northwestern University Library. The collection spans the years 1900-1977; the bulk of the materials relate to her retirement in 1948. Materials in this collection include: biographical materials; correspondence; articles; bibliographies; and a speech.
Dates: 1900-1977

Lexington Group Records

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Identifier: 55/40
Abstract An informal organization dedicated to the study of American railroad history, the Lexington Group formed in 1942 when business historian Richard Cleghorn Overton of Northwestern University and eight other railroad enthusiasts gathered in a Lexington, KY coffee shop. The Lexington Group met once each year until 1947, after which time two or even three meetings took place annually in conjunction with such major conferences as the Mississippi Valley Historical Association and the American...
Dates: 1942-1989

Records of the Librarian, Northwestern University Medical School

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Identifier: 18/5/1
Abstract These records comprise the correspondence of Medical School librarians Dr. Walter Herman Buhlig (1908-1913) and Selma Schneider (1913-1927) from 1909 to 1916. Arranged in chronological order, the correspondence relates mainly to the purchase of library materials from various publishers and booksellers; however, some letters and memoranda between 1913 and 1916 pertain to the examination schedules established by the Medical School registrar.
Dates: 1909-1916

Walter Lichtenstein (1880-1964) Papers

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Identifier: 9/1/8
Abstract The Walter Lichtenstein Papers fill two boxes, spanning the years 1908 to 1999, with the bulk of the records falling between 1913 and 1918. They comprise two main types of materials: those accumulated by Northwestern University Library (mainly biographical, with some publications, correspondence, and reports relating to his job as Head Librarian), and those compiled by Ralph D. Wagner (Northern Illinois University) in the course of his research for an article entitled "Walter Lichtenstein in...
Dates: 1908-1999

Life's Impact and the Adult's Adjustment Manuscript

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Identifier: ghsl-12
Abstract Notes used for a lecture given by G.W. Crile at Severance Hall on Sunday April 19, 1931 on behalf of the Cleveland Academy of Medicine.
Dates: 1931

Records of Light Opera Works

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Identifier: 55/49
Abstract Light Opera Works is a non-for-profit, professional musical theatre company founded in 1980. In addition to producing three to four shows per year, Light Opera Works puts on annual benefits and concerts. The records of Light Opera Works include contact sheets, marketing, correspondence, press clippings, press releases, stage, set and costume designs, photographic slides, financial ledgers, and audiocassette tapes that relate to the creative and business history of the company.
Dates: 1980-2011

Chicago Tribune. Limited edition

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: XI-302
Abstract Issues of Limited edition, the house organ of the Freedom Center (the Chicago tribune printing plant); "News of the Chicago Tribune's new production and circulation facility"
Dates: 1981 - 1982

Records of the John R. Lindgren Foundation

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Identifier: 0/5/1
Abstract The John Richard Lindgren Foundation for the Promotion of International Peace and Christian Unity was established in April, 1909 by Northwestern University Trustee John R. Lindgren, who donated $25,000 to the University, the income from which was to be devoted to sponsoring lectures, conferences, and essay contests on topics relating to international peace and Christian unity; and to such other purposes as the Foundation's Committee of Direction deemed appropriate. Funds from the Foundation...
Dates: 1909, 1912-1959

Line o' type or two: books by contributors

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: XI-315
Abstract Books by contributors to the Chicago Tribune's "Line o' type or two" column, consisting in some cases of that had appeared in that column, and in others of other material.
Dates: 1924 - 1978

Records of The Linguistics Department

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Identifier: 11/3/18/3
Abstract The records of the Linguistics Department fill ten and one-half boxes, span the period 1963-2004, and are divided into ten different categories. The Department of linguistics grew rapidly during the second half of the twentieth century within the College of Arts and Sciences. From its origin, the department has focused its curricular offerings on applied linguistics, formal and computational linguistics, lexicography, and the languages of Africa. The administrative files of department chair...
Dates: 1963-2004

Juliette Lipschultz (1904-1998) Papers

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Identifier: 55/57
Abstract The Juliette Lipschultz Papers offer a detailed narrative surrounding the life and work of Juliette Abt Lipschultz. This collection features items from her career as a dancer during the 1920s, materials pertaining to her life and interests, and correspondence describing her human relationships, especially with her two daughters, Karen DeCrow and Claudia Lipschultz.
Dates: 1914 - 2011

William B. Lloyd, Jr. (1908-1995) Papers

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Identifier: 35/24
Abstract The William B. Lloyd Papers document Lloyd's political, philanthropic, and academic interests and activities. The collection consists of correspondence, notes, reports, unpublished manuscripts, broadsides, and newsclippings. The Lloyd papers contain a significant quantity of information on political activities undertaken through the American Friends Service Committee; administration of the Sophia Haag Trust Fund; Lloyd's advocacy of mediation to resolve disputes in Asia, between the United...
Dates: approximately 1942 - 1983

William Albert Locy (1857-1924) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/7/3
Abstract The William Albert Locy Papers are arranged in five main categories in three boxes containing twenty-one folders and one bound volume. The categories are: biographical material; correspondence; reprints; lecture and miscellaneous notes; manuscripts.
Dates: 1901-1924

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