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Organization of Women Faculty Records

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Identifier: 4/6/7
Abstract Organizing efforts leading to the founding of the Organization of Women Faculty began on the campus of Northwestern in 1969 with an ad-hoc committee of faculty and graduate women who studied the status of women at Northwestern University. The OWF was eventually established in February 1981 by a unanimous vote of more than thirty Northwestern University women faculty. The Records of the Organization of Women Faculty fill two boxes and span the years 1969-1992, with the bulk of material dating...
Dates: 1964-1994

The Origin and Early Years of Wesley Memorial Hospital Manuscript

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Identifier: ghsl-8
Abstract Typescript manuscript volume documenting the history of the Wesley Hospital by I.N. Danforth and Marcus P. Hatfield.
Dates: 1909 - 1910

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

Simon Ottenberg Papers

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Identifier: 35/29
Abstract Simon Ottenberg is emeritus professor of Anthropology at the University of Washington, Seattle, where he was a faculty member from 1955-1991. He received his PhD from Northwestern University in 1957. His advisor was Melville J. Herskovits, founder of the Program of African Studies. He is a noted scholar of African art, particularly Nigerian art.
Dates: 1950s-2000s

Clarence J. Overbeck (1901-1997) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/21/6
Abstract Clarence J. Overbeck was successively instructor (1927), assistant professor (1931), associate professor (1939) and full professor (1946) of physics at Northwestern University. His papers fill one and one half boxes, spanning the years 1933 to 1997. The bulk of the records consist of biographical materials, speeches, and lectures from his many years as a physics professor. Much additional biographical material is supplied by two autobiographies. The published proceedings from conferences on...
Dates: 1933-1997

Doris Overboe (1934-2012) Papers

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Identifier: 41/12
Abstract The Doris Overboe Papers fill four boxes and one card-file, and document her involvement with the Northwestern University Settlement Association (NUSA) and –the bulk of the materials—her research into the life of Harriet Vittum, long-time Head Resident at the Settlement.
Dates: c. 1990-2000

Richard C. Overton (1907-1988) Papers

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Identifier: 12/1/13
Abstract The papers of Richard Overton (1907-1988; professor of business history) fill 5 boxes and span the years 1940 to 1990, with the bulk of the papers dating between 1942 and 1955. The materials include biographical information; memberships; conferences; Northwestern University's Business History Department; teaching; research; speeches; photographs; professional invitations; publications; Mississippi Valley Historical Association.Biographical materials (1944-1959) include curricula...
Dates: 1939-1998

Records of the Owen L. Coon Memorial Debate Tournament

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Identifier: 20/59
Abstract Northwestern University has sponsored an inter-collegiate debate tournament since 1872. The tournament was renamed the Owen L. Coon Memorial Debate Tournament around 1957, after the Owen L. Coon Foundation began sponsoring it. Coon was an alumnus of Northwestern and a member of the University's Board of Trustees. This series, filling four boxes, is comprised primarily of tournament records kept by David Zerefsky and Thomas Goodnight. Included are correspondence, invitations and confirmations,...
Dates: 1956 - 1987; Other: Majority of material found within 1968 - 1978

Helen A. Paddock (1892-1965) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/64
Abstract The materials in the Helen Paddock scrapbook date between 1910 and 1915 and document her social, academic, and family life at Northwestern University. Included are photographs, newspaper clippings, dance cards, and other memorabilia.
Dates: 1910-1915; Agreement Received: 2000-07-25

Panama Canal Construction Photographs

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Identifier: TL033
Abstract A collection of 74 original photographs from the Panama Canal Zone, taken between approximately 1904 and 1914.
Dates: 1904 - 1914

Arthur Pancoe (1925-) Papers, 1972-2014

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Identifier: 31/6/141
Abstract Arthur Pancoe is a philanthropist, mathematician and advocate for environmental and defense issues. He holds both undergraduate and graduate degrees from Northwestern University, receiving his graduate degree in mathematics in 1951. A World War II veteran, he went on to work for both Bear Stearns and Morgan Stanley, specializing in the development and advancement of breakthrough drugs. In 1995 he and his wife Gladys Pancoe established the Pancoe Chair of Mathematics at Northwestern University;...
Dates: 1972-2014

Records of the Panhellenic Association

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Identifier: 31/6/60
Abstract This series, filling two boxes, spans the dates 1913 to 1998, with the bulk of the records dating between 1970 and 1985. Materials included cover organizational records, clippings, minutes, activity records, publications, and records related to Student Government.
Dates: 1913 - 1998; Other: Majority of material found within 1970 - 1985

Betty Ann Papangelis (1925-2019) Papers

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Identifier: 55/45
Abstract Betty Ann Papangelis was a member of the Evanston (Illinois) Welfare Council and Evanston Community Foundation Board, a candidate for a seat on the District 65 School Board in the contentious 1970 election, and an alderman from Evanston's Eighth Ward (1975 to 1983). These papers pertain to the 1970 School Board election, and to a welfare relief commission in 1962; they correspond closely to materials in Northwestern University Archives Series 55/44, the Records of ...
Dates: 1965-1970

Joe Park (1913-1993) Papers

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Identifier: 14/13
Abstract Joe Park was a member of the faculty of Northwestern University (1944-1987) and served as Director of the Curriculum Laboratory. His papers span the years 1933 to 1978, and include biographical materials, general correspondence, course materials, articles and addresses, and notes on Park's history of the Northwestern University School of Education.
Dates: 1941-1987

Arrand Parsons (1918-2001) Papers

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Identifier: 19/3/2
Abstract The Arrand Parsons papers fill six and one-half boxes and span the period 1942-1988. They are arranged in two major categories: correspondence and teaching and professional files. Included as well are a few folders of biographical materials and one of publications.
Dates: 1942-1988

Ed Paschke (1939-2004) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/4/7
Abstract Edward Francis Paschke (1939-2004) was an American painter and educator. He lived most of his life in Chicago, Illinois, and was affiliated with a group of artists known as the Chicago Imagists. Paschke’s work is often confrontational and utilizes bright, neon colors and central figurative elements. He borrows imagery from pop culture to create surreal, emotional landscapes that evoke the violent, sinister, and sexually charged undercurrents of the human experience. The Ed Paschke Papers span...
Dates: 1950-2005

Al Lawrence Pastoret Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/135
Abstract Al Lawrence Pastoret studied dentistry at the Northwestern University Dental School until 1918 during which time he served in the N.U. Unit at Base Hospital #12 in Chicago. The collection spans one box and includes various notebooks and other materials from A. L. Pastoret’s time in the Northwestern University Dental School.
Dates: 1917-1976, 2010; Other: Majority of material found within 1917 - 1918; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2010

Eva Jefferson Paterson (1949- ) Papers

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Identifier: 31/17/202
Abstract Eva Jefferson Paterson (1949- ), a graduate of Northwestern University's Weinberg College of Arts and Science class of 1971, is a civil rights attorney. Her collection spans the years 1970-2013 and contains biographical materials, correspondence, interviews, publications, and awards.
Dates: 1970 - 2017

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

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