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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

Eva Reynolds (1885-1933) Scrapbook

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Identifier: 31/6/76
Abstract Eva Reynolds' scrapbook is creatively crafted. Rather than filling the blank pages of a commercially produced scrapbook, she used a book of printed photographs entitled An Art Souvenir: Northwestern University (published by A. L. Swift & Co., Chicago, 1897) as the base for her scrapbook. Photographs and other items representing her experiences and activities at Northwestern are pasted on to pictures printed in the book. Many pages and photographs are titled...
Dates: 1905-1908

Leander W. Riba (1897-1982) Papers

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Identifier: 18/3/20/2
Abstract Leander William Riba was head of the Northwestern University Medical School's out-patient genital-urinary clinic. In addition to his private practice, Riba was associate professor of urology in the Medical School from 1928 until 1973. 1980 He established the Riba Urological Fellowship at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. His papers are contained in one and one-half boxes and span the period 1897-1983. The bulk of the material dates from the period 1929-1982. The papers include biographical...
Dates: 1897-1983

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

Collection of Ricordi records

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Identifier: Ricordi
Scope and Contents Over 1,000 items, mainly correspondence to the directors of Ricordi (in chronological order: Giovanni Ricordi, Tito Ricordi, Giulio Ricordi, Tito Ricordi (Giulio's son), Carlo Clausetti, Alfredo Colombo), with some correspondence from and between the directors as well as photographs of the Ricordi and Clausetti families and annual reports written by Clausetti.  The correspondents include composers, librettists, singers, music critics, and nobility from throughout Europe.  Most folders of...
Dates: 1810-1959; Other: Date acquired: 11/30/1969
Found in: Music Library

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

John Ritchie (1904-1988) Papers

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Identifier: 17/23
Abstract Known for his work in the field of estate law, John Ritchie held the position of dean and John Henry Wigmore Professor of Law at the Northwestern University School of Law from 1957 to 1972. The John Ritchie papers date between ca. 1931 and 1988 although the great bulk of the materials span the period from 1957 through 1966. The papers are divided into four subseries: biographical materials, records pertaining to the Association of American Law Schools, records relating to the American Bar...
Dates: approximately 1931 - 1988

Jay Robertson Football Playbooks, Scouting Reports, and Game Plans

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Identifier: 31/6/118
Abstract Football playbooks, scouting reports and game plans from the periods 1959-1962 and 1967-1972 from Donald A. "Jay" Robertson, Jr., a football player and coach at Northwestern University, and a coach at other unviersities and for National Football League teams.
Dates: 1949-1972; Other: Date acquired: 02/08/2012

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

Claudia Webster Robinson Papers

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Identifier: 20/50
Abstract Claudia Webster Robinson was an Instructor in Dramatic Production at Northwestern University from 1944 to 1952. During her years at Northwestern, Robinson directed many productions. She was known for her unusual and obscure choices for theatrical productions, and of their excellence. The Claudia Webster Robinson papers are housed in three boxes and date from 1939 to 1987. The papers are comprised of class notes, syllabi, exams, and student papers. Scripts, notes, and sheet music from...
Dates: 1939-1967

Ethel Robinson (1890?-1975?) Papers

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Identifier: 31/6/49
Abstract The series includes a scrapbook and a daily calendar. The scrapbook dates from the period 1909-1914 and features a variety of materials pertaining mainly to Robinson's social life and academic studies while a student at Northwestern. The daily calendar dates from 1910 and includes, for the most part, abbreviated accounts of Robinson's social engagements.
Dates: 1909-1914

Karl Frederic Robinson (1904-1967) Papers

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Identifier: 20/18
Abstract Karl Frederic Robinson earned his Ph.D. in Speech from Northwestern University in 1940, and joined Northwestern's faculty in 1945 in speech education. He resigned in 1965 to become Professor of Speech and Director of the Graduate Program in Speech at California State College at Hayward. The Karl Frederic Robinson Papers, contained in five boxes and spanning the dates 1948 to 1976, are arranged into three categories: General and Professional Correspondence, Academic and Course-Related Materials,...
Dates: 1948-1976

The Rock Records and Artifacts

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Identifier: 0/25/1
Abstract This collection includes documents, clippings, and artifacts relating to the history of The Rock (originally a drinking fountain),  a landmark on Northwestern University's Evanston campus since 1902.
Dates: 1902-2016

Rogers Debating Society (1897-1913) Minute Book

 Collection — Volume: 1
Identifier: 31/6/10
Abstract This series consists of the minutes of the Rogers Debating Society from September 1904, to March 1913.
Dates: 1904-1913

Henry Wade Rogers (1853-1926) Papers

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Identifier: 3/9/1
Abstract Henry Wade Rogers was born October 10, 1853 in the small town of Holland Patent, New York. After serving as a law professor for 2 years and Dean of the Law School at the University of Michigan for 5 years, Rogers became President of Northwestern University in 1891. As President, Rogers instituted many changes that shaped the future of the University, including uniting all professional schools under the power of the Board of Trustees, pushing for co-education, and insisting on supporting...
Dates: 1890-1971

Leland H. Roloff (1927-2015) Papers

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Identifier: 20/56
Abstract Leland Roloff taught Interpretation (later Performance Studies) at Northwestern University from 1968 until his retirement in 1990. The papers include biographical information, correspondence, teaching, and research files, and publications.
Dates: 1949-1990

George T. Romani (1917-1977) Papers

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Identifier: 11/3/16/5
Abstract The George T. Romani Papers comprise 11 boxes of material generated during his career as a college student and teacher, 1935-1977. The papers are divided into five general categories: Biographical Materials, Student Materials: University of California-Berkeley, Correspondence, Academic Files and Writings and Research. The bulk of the collection consists of his Academic Files which span Romani's thirty year career at Northwestern University, 1947-1977. His research focused on European history,...
Dates: 1935-1977

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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