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CHICAGO HISTORY MUSEUM (KAI) (1.507 recursos)

The Chicago History Museum’s outstanding and diverse collection of images, objects, books, manuscripts, and costumes tell the stories of the city’s and the nation’s history

Prints and Photographs Collection

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  1. Chicago Daily News negatives collection

    Chicago Daily News, Inc., (photographer)
    Collection of black and white photographic negatives created by staff photographers of the Chicago Daily News. Primarily contains images of events, people, and activities in the Chicago area as well as national events that held a local interest. Topics include civic ceremonies, public demonstrations, court cases, festivals, ethnic celebrations, and persons in the news, especially politicians, local celebrities, and criminals. Also shows street scenes, commercial and domestic buildings and construction, and members of the ethnic groups prominent in Chicago's population. Sports negatives relate to amateur and professional sporting events and athletes as well as to leisure activities, sports facilities, and...

  2. Charles R. Childs postcard and photograph collection

    Childs, Charles R. (photographer)
    Picture postcards, photographic postcards, photoprints, and photonegatives of Chicago people, places, and events that mostly were taken by photographer Charles R. Childs and sold as postcards. A few views show Childs' place of business, and one photograph shows Childs on an outing with a group of people. Collection also includes a few postcards not made by Childs.

  3. Hedrich-Blessing, Congress Hotel Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    Exterior view of the Congress Hotel Chicago (Ill.).

  4. Hedrich-Blessing, Palmer House Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    Exterior view of the Palmer House Chicago (Ill.).

  5. Hedrich-Blessing, Line gang stringing lines

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm)
    Illinois Bell Company line gang stringing telephone lines.

  6. The Modern Poster

    Bradley, Will, 1868-1962 (artist); Charles Scribner's Sons (publisher)
    Color poster print of the Modern Poster, 1895, depicting peacock in blue and green background.

  7. Hedrich-Blessing, Old Post Office

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Nine views in folder. Image of building with billboards and an El station (A). Image of building at the corner of Jackson Boulevard and Clark Street (B). Elevated image of Old Post Office (C). Image of three men on the corner. United States Mail trucks in street along side of building (D). Image of entrance to the Old Post Office (E). Image of People crossing the street (F). Image of two lampposts on square pillars (G). Image of ceiling of dome (H). Image of plaque for Commodore John Barry in hallway (I). Negatives available for views B - H.

  8. Hedrich-Blessing, Old Post Office

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Nine views in folder. Image of building with billboards and an El station (A). Image of building at the corner of Jackson Boulevard and Clark Street (B). Elevated image of Old Post Office (C). Image of three men on the corner. United States Mail trucks in street along side of building (D). Image of entrance to the Old Post Office (E). Image of People crossing the street (F). Image of two lampposts on square pillars (G). Image of ceiling of dome (H). Image of plaque for Commodore John Barry in hallway (I). Negatives available for views B - H.

  9. Hedrich-Blessing, Buildings, ship, and airplane images

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Fifteen images in folder. Veterans Administration Hospital (1950-1959 Aug. 25). Buildings of Washington, D.C. (1958). Illinois State Capitol Building in Springfield (1961). Idaho State Capitol Building (1967 Nov.). Byrd's Antarctic polar ship (1933 Feb 13). Ford tri-motor airplane (1931 July 20). Image of building exterior. First floor facade is different from the rest of the building (A). Image of building with a three-tier dome. Statue of a man on top of dome (B). Image of building with columns. `Equal justice under law' engraved along front of building (C). Image of building exterior with busts in circular alcoves on the second...

  10. Hedrich-Blessing, Baroness Elanger Hospital in Chattanooga (Tenn.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Includes B, D, F, P: Exteriors; G, H, I, J, K, L, O: Interiors. Includes the exterior, entrance detail, elevators, information desk, waiting area, meeting room, and lounge.

  11. Hedrich-Blessing, Drawings of buildings

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Includes a pencil drawing of several two- and three-story institutional buildings in a simplified Tudor style, possibly intended for a university. Photographed for architects Holabird & Root.

  12. Hedrich-Blessing, Museum of Science and Industry

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Four views in folder. Image of building (A). Image of pond in front of building (B). Image of the corner of the building (C). Image of building reflected in pond (D).

  13. Hedrich-Blessing, Museum of Science and Industry

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Four views in folder. Image of building (A). Image of pond in front of building (B). Image of the corner of the building (C). Image of building reflected in pond (D).

  14. Hedrich-Blessing, Chicago Board of Trade building in Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Twenty-two views in the folder. Image of the top third of the Chicago Board of Trade building (A). Image of the top portion of the Chicago Board of Trade building (B). Image of the top half of the Chicago Board of Trade building (C). Image of man cleaning the street in front of the Chicago Board of Trade (D). Image of the Chicago Board of Trade building at the end of a street (E). Image similar to previous (F). Image of two men crossing the street at Wacker Drive, the Chicago Board of Trade building in the background (G). Image...

  15. Hedrich-Blessing, Chicago Board of Trade building in Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Twenty-two views in the folder. Image of the top third of the Chicago Board of Trade building (A). Image of the top portion of the Chicago Board of Trade building (B). Image of the top half of the Chicago Board of Trade building (C). Image of man cleaning the street in front of the Chicago Board of Trade (D). Image of the Chicago Board of Trade building at the end of a street (E). Image similar to previous (F). Image of two men crossing the street at Wacker Drive, the Chicago Board of Trade building in the background (G). Image...

  16. Hedrich-Blessing, Chicago Board of Trade building in Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Twenty-two views in the folder. Image of the top third of the Chicago Board of Trade building (A). Image of the top portion of the Chicago Board of Trade building (B). Image of the top half of the Chicago Board of Trade building (C). Image of man cleaning the street in front of the Chicago Board of Trade (D). Image of the Chicago Board of Trade building at the end of a street (E). Image similar to previous (F). Image of two men crossing the street at Wacker Drive, the Chicago Board of Trade building in the background (G). Image...

  17. Hedrich-Blessing, House of Tomorrow exterior view at the Century of Progress

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Exterior view of the House of Tomorrow, designed by Keck & Keck and located between 23rd Street and 31st Street, at the Century of Progress in Chicago (Ill.).

  18. Hedrich-Blessing, Woodruff apartment in Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Fifteen views in folder. Image of fountain on balcony (A). Image of pond and grass on balcony (B). Image similar to view A (C). Image of doorway to balcony (D). Image of corner railing of balcony (E). Image of room with desk. Ship painting on wall (F). Image of winding staircase (G). Image of chandelier in room with figurine (I). Image of sink and bathtub in tiled bathroom (J). Image of chandelier over dining room table (K). Image of bedroom with single bed. Telephone and lamp on bedside table (L). Image of bed on raised platform (M). Image of arched...

  19. Hedrich-Blessing, Industrial properties

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Three views in file. Elevated image of factories and canals (B). Image of factories, undeveloped land, train cars and tracks (C). Elevated image of factories next to river. Silo on one side of riverbank (D).

  20. Hedrich-Blessing, Farm images

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)
    Twenty-three views in folder. Image of farm and church from a distance. Tree covered hills in background (D). Image of man sitting on fence. Cows along fence wall (E). Image of three farm buildings. Tractor in path. Sun rays shining through clouds (F). Image of man on tractor. Tree branch in top of frame (G). Image of cows in pasture (I). Image similar to previous (J). Image similar to previous (L). Image of large field with cows (L). Image of dark colored cows in field (M). Image similar to previous (N). Image of pigs and cows in field (O). Image...

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