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Image of Of the Dawn of Freedom Of the Dawn of Freedom, 1903 1903 W. E. B. Du Bois
Image of Plan of Chicago Prepared Under the Direction of the Commercial Club During the Years MCMVI, MCMVII, and MCMVIII The Plan of Chicago, 1909 1909 Daniel H. Burnham and Edward H. Bennett
Image of Memorial Day Parade on North Michigan Avenue-Chicago Memorial Day Parade, N. Michigan Ave. 1948 1948 Russell Lee
Image of Letter 1 to Rose Caylor Letter 1: Ben Hecht to Rose Caylor, 1920 1920 Ben Hecht
Image of Chicago-Night View of Michigan Ave Night View of Michigan Ave. 1948 1948 Esther Bubley
Image of Letter 2 to Rose Caylor Letter 2:Ben Hecht to Rose Caylor, 1920 1920 Ben Hecht
Image of We Asked Gwendolyn Brooks About the Creative Environment in Illinois We Asked Gwendolyn Brooks, 1965 1965 Paul M. Angle
Image of Woman's Protest against Woman Suffrage Woman's Protest against Suffrage, 1909 1909 Illinois Association Opposed to the Extension of Suffrage to Women
Image of There Ought to Be Schools for the Instruction of Women Voters There Ought to Be Schools for Women, 1913 1913 John T. McCutcheon
Image of Is Free Love Possible? Is Free Love Possible? 1930 1930
Image of Dill Pickle Club entrance photograph Dill Pickle Club entrance photo, 1930 1930
Image of What Every Girl Should Know What Every Girl Should Know, 1922 1922 Margaret Sanger
Image of Anti-War Dance Anti-War Dance, 1929 1929
Image of A Night in Bohemia: The Dill Pickle Masked Ball The Dill Pickle Masked Ball, 1916 1916
Image of Letter from Margery Currey to Eunice Tietjens, August 8, 1912 Margery Currey to Eunice Tietjens, 1912 1912 Margery Currey
Image of Are Women People? A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage Times A Book of Rhymes for Suffrage, 1915 1915 Alice Duer Miller
Image of Family Limitation Family Limitation, 1914 1914 Margaret Sanger
Image of Seventy Years of Life and Labor: An Autobiography Autobiography of Samuel Gompers, 1925 1925 Samuel Gompers
Image of Industrial and Social Democracy Industrial and Social Democracy, 1916 1916 Eugene V. Debs
Image of The Jungle The Jungle, 1906 1906 Upton Sinclair
Image of The Garment Worker's Strike The Garment Worker's Strike, 1915 1915
Image of Statement from the I.W.W. Statement from the I.W.W. 1917 1917
Image of The Communist's Approach to Others and Conclusion The Communist's Approach to Others, 1958 1958 Anthony Trawick Bouscaren
Image of Report from Mrs. M. Butler to E. M. Graham, May 9, 1937 Pullman Report from Mrs. M. Butler, 1937 1937 M. Butler
Image of Labor Rally at Du Sable High School, May 9, 1937 Labor Rally at Du Sable High School, 1937 1937
Image of Argument of Clarence Darrow in the Case of the Communist Labor Party in the Criminal Court, Chicago. Arguments of Clarence Darrow, 1920 1920 Clarence Darrow
Image of Loyalty resolution, Nashville, Tennessee Pullman loyalty resolution, Nashville, TN, 1928 1928
Image of I Am Not a Communist, But... I Am Not a Communist, But..., 1949 1949 Karl Baarslag
Image of Terrorism Terrorism, 1920 1920 Chicago Federation of Labor
Image of Keep 'Em Flying! Keep 'Em Flying! 1942 1942 U.S. Army Recruiting Service
Image of The Changing World The Changing World, 1945 1945 John T. McCutcheon
Image of Defend America First! Defend America First! 1940 1940 America First Committee
Image of Help Win the War?...ME? Help Win the War?...ME? 1942 1942 Smith-Corona
Image of The First Lesson Uncle Sam Taught Us The First Lesson Uncle Sam Taught Us, 1943 1943 John T. McCutcheon
Image of These Are the Days! These Are the Days! 1944 1944 Florida Citrus Commission
Image of Admiral Richard E. Byrd in Arctic Costume with His Dog Adm. Richard E. Byrd in Arctic Costume, 1928 1928 Richard B. Adam
Image of Sea Leopard Chasing Emperor Penguins Sea Leopard Chasing Peguins, 1902 1902 Edward A. Wilson
Image of The Floyd Bennett Wings its Flight over Antarctica Floyd Bennett's Flight over Antarctica, 1930 1930 Francis Trevelyan Miller
Image of Announcement Langston Hughes, Announcement, 1942 1942 Langston Hughes
Image of Henry's Made a Lady Out of Lizzie Henry's Made a Lady, 1928 1928 Walter O'Keefe
Image of Improvisation Improvisation, 1916 1916 Carl Sandburg
Image of Scene in Pullman Car of Westbound Denver Zephyr Scene in Pullman Car, 1948 1948 Russell Lee
Image of Willa Cather in the Southwest Willa Cather, 1925 1925
Image of Women Workers Women Workers, 1948 1948 Russell Lee
Image of a song in the front yard a song in the front yard, 1945 1945 Gwendolyn Brooks
Image of Dancing and Delinquency Dancing and Delinquency No Date Ann Barzel
Image of Gertrude Stein and Alice B. Toklas Alighting from a Plane Gertrude Stein and Alice Toklas, 1934 1934
Image of It Ain't Necessarily So It Ain't Necessarily So, 1935 1935 B. Harris
Image of Morning Zephyr to Chicago. 2. Scenes in coach Morning Train to Chicago, 1948 1948 Russell Lee
Image of Mrs. Scott Rader, Knoxville Farm Wife, Takes the Zephyr to Chicago for a Shopping Tour Farm Wife on Train, 1948 1948 Esther Bubley
Image of Reuben Fox-Trot. Society's Latest Dance. Reuben Fox-Trot, 1914 1914
Image of Line Inspection at Ellis Island Line Inspection at Ellis Island, 1924 1924 Edith Abbott
Image of Distribution of Foreign-Born Whites Distribution of Foreign-Born Whites, 1914 1914 Edward Alsworth Ross
Image of The Unskilled Immigrant in Chicago The Unskilled Immigrant in Chicago, 1924 1924 Grace Abbott and Edith Abbott
Image of Immigrant Girls Traveling Alone Who Failed to Reach Destination Immigrant Girls Traveling Alone, 1924 1924 Edith Abbott
Image of YMCA Class… and Class of Foreign-born Women… “Class of Foreign-Born Women”, 1914 1914 Edward Alsworth Ross
Image of Immigrant Girls Coming to Work… and Polish Girls Washing Dishes… Immigrant Girls Coming to Work, 1914 1914 Edward Alsworth Ross, Burke & Atwell, Townsend
Image of Immigrant Women in Line for Inspection at Ellis Island Immigrant Women in Line for Inspection, 1914 1914 Edward Alsworth Ross, Lewis Hine
Image of The Promised Land The Promised Land, 1912 1912 Mary Antin
Image of Social Effects of Immigration Social Effects of Immigration, 1914 1914 Edward Alsworth Ross
Image of Of Our Spiritual Strivings Of Our Spiritual Strivings, DuBois, 1903 1903 W. E. B. Du Bois
Image of The Middle Five: Indian Boys at School Indian Boys at School, 1900 1900 Francis La Flesche
Image of Census Tracts of Chicago 1934: Per Cent Total Population Negro Census Map of Chicago: Negro Population, 1934 1936 Edith Abbott
Image of kitchenette building” and “of De Witt Williams on his way to Lincoln Cemetery kitchenette and De Witt Williams, 1945 1945 Gwendolyn Brooks
Image of One-Way Ticket,” “Restrictive Covenants,” and “Visitors to the Black Belt One-Way Ticket, 1949 1949 Langston Hughes
Image of The Chicago Race Riots, July 1919 The Chicago Race Riots, 1919 1919 Carl Sandburg
Image of The Riot Area Extending Over the Black Belt The Riot Area over the Black Belt, 1919 1919
Image of Boys on a Junking Expedition Boys Junking, 1949 1949
Image of Chicago-Union Station-Scene in Main Waiting Room Union Station Waiting Room, 1948 1948 Esther Bubley
Image of Go: Guide to Pleasant Motoring Go: Guide to Pleasant Motoring, 1959 1959
Image of Good Citizens ... and a Credit to Their Community Good Citizens, 1949 1949
Image of Preface Addressing Juvenile Delinquency, 1949 1949 Clifford R. Shaw
Image of Hinsdale Station—Early Morning Commuters Waiting Hinsdale Station Commuters, 1948 1948 Esther Bubley
Image of Kaiser Wilson Kaiser Wilson, 1917 1917 Boardman Robinson
Image of Physically Fit Physically Fit, 1917 1917 Henry Glintenkamp
Image of Fisk Club Boys Are Doing Their Bit Fisk Club Boys, 1917 1917 Norman Rockwell
Image of Isn’t War Scrumptious? Isn’t War Scrumptious? 1917 1917
Image of Mamma’s Boy Mamma’s Boy, 1918 1918
Image of Corporal: What Will You Do…? What Will You Do? 1918 1918
Image of Colgate’s Ribbon Dental Cream Colgate Dental Cream, 1918 1918
Image of Cream of Wheat. ‘Preparedness’ Cream of Wheat, 1917 1917
Image of The Red Cross The Red Cross, 1917 1917
Image of NOW Will You Enlist? NOW Will You Enlist? 1917 1917 Maurice Becker
Image of Film-Flamming Film-Flamming, 1917 1917 Floyd Dell
Image of Challenging the Government Challenging the Government, 1917 1917
Image of All Together: “We’re Out to Beat the Hun” All Together, 1918 1918 E. Paul Hamilton and M. L. Lake
Image of The Colored Soldier Boys of Uncle Sam The Colored Soldiers, 1918 1918 W. J. Nickerson
Image of Don’t Blame the Germans Don't Blame the Germans, 1915 1915 John J. Donahue
Image of So Long Sammy So Long Sammy, 1917 1917 Benny Davis, Jack Yellen, and Albert Gumble
Image of Diagram Illustrating Typical Fire Trench, Second Line and Communication Trenches, &c Diagram of Trenches, 1917 1917 Arthur Guy Empey
Image of The Western Battle Front The Western Front, 1918 1918 Geographical Publishing Co.
Image of Chicago Quadrangle Chicago Quadrangle, 1902 1902 U.S. Geological Survey
Image of The Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway System Southwestern Railway Routes, 1906 1906 Atchison, Topeka and Santa Fe Railway
Image of Debs Campaign Drinking Cup Debs Campaign Cup, 1912 1912
Image of Chicago Commons Scrapbook Chicago Commons Scrapbook, 1900 1901
Image of 2,000 Babies Died Last Summer in Chicago from Hot Weather 2,000 Babies Died, 1909 1909
Image of Save the Babies Save the Babies, 1902 1902
Image of Branch Settlement House Near Old Commons Chicago Commons’ Settlement Branch, 1901 1901
Image of Chicago Commons’ Playground Chicago Commons’ Playground, 1901 1901
Image of What is Chicago Commons? What is Chicago Commons? 1901 1901
Image of Alleys and Street Scenes in Chicago Alleys and Streets, Chicago, 1901 1901 Robert Hunter
Image of Tenement Interiors in Chicago Tenement Interiors, Chicago, 1901 1901 Robert Hunter
Image of Children of the District Gathering Christmas Trophies from the Dump Children with Trophies from Dump, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Perspective View of the Packinghouses, from Ashland Avenue View of Packinghouses, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Comparative Population and Nativity Statistics of Hyde Park and Stock Yard Districts of Chicago in 1898 Hyde Park and Stock Yard, Nativity Statistics, ... 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Graphic Comparison of Hyde Park and Stock Yard Districts of Chicago Hyde Park and Stock Yard, Population, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Map No. 7 Stock Yard & Hyde Park Districts of Chicago Showing Distribution of Families in Economic Distress, Contributors in the Bureau of Associated Charities, and of Family Incomes in A.D. 1900 Economic Distress, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Map No. 6 Stock Yard & Hyde Park Districts of Chicago Showing Distribution of Public Institutions and of Criminality in A.D. 1900 Public Institutions and Criminality, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Map No. 5 Stock Yard & Hyde Park Districts of Chicago Showing Distribution of Foreigh Population and Child Mortality in A.D. 1898 Foreign Population and Child Mortality, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Map No. 4 of Chicago Showing the Geographical Relations of the Largest Industries Chicago's Largest Industries, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Tenement Buildings in Chicago Tenement Buildings, Chicago, 1901 1901 Robert Hunter
Image of Some Social Aspects of the Chicago Stockyards. Chapter II. The Stock Yard Community at Chicago Sociology of Stockyards, 1901 1901 Charles J. Bushnell
Image of Stop! Don’t Shop Downtown Don’t Shop Downtown, 1963 1963
Image of Memo on Chicago Shopping Boycott Memo on Chicago Shopping Boycott, 1963 1963 Dean Schoelkopf
Image of Sun-Times Memo on James Baldwin Memo on James Baldwin, 1963 1963 Larry Weintraub
Image of March—With Integration March—With Integration, 1963 1963
Image of Night Lead Demonstration Night Lead Demonstration, 1963 1963 William J. Conway
Image of 2-Prong Drive Urged to Curb Block-Busters 2-Prong Drive Urged, 1962 1962
Image of Attack All-White Realty Board Attack All-White Realty Board, 1962 1962
Image of Would You Panic If a Negro Moved Next Door? Would you panic? 1962 1962
Image of Blasting a Block-Buster Blasting a Block-Buster, 1962 1962
Image of Confessions of a Block-Buster Confessions of a Block-Buster, 1962 1962 Norris Vitchek, Alfred Balk
Image of They Seek a City They Seek a City, 1945 1945 Arna Bontemps, Jack Conroy
Image of Jordan’s Stormy Bank Jordan's Stormy Bank, 1945 1945 Arna Bontemps, Jack Conroy
Image of To all Pullman Porters and Maids Pullman Porters and Maids, 1936 1936
Image of Answer, Mr. Negro Pullman Official! Answer, Mr. Negro Pullman Official, 1926 1926
Image of Monster Mass Meeting Monster Mass Meeting, 1926 1926
Image of Our Slogan–“Service, not Servitude” Service, Not Servitude, 1926 1926
Image of The Pullman Porter The Pullman Porter, 1926 1926
Image of Agarista [Peasant Revolutionary] Guarding His Newly Won Land Revolutionary Guarding Land, 1933 1933 Miguel Covarrubias
Image of Soldaderas [Women Soldiers] in the Revolution Women Soldiers, 1933 1933 Miguel Covarrubias
Image of General Emiliano Zapata General Zapata, 1933 1933 Miguel Covarrubias
Image of Atlas of Mexican Conflict Atlas of Mexican Conflict, 1914 1914 Rand McNally and Company
Image of American Policy American Policy, 1914 1914 Ramón Prida
Image of Market in Amecameca Market in Amecameca, 1925 1925 Hugo Brehme
Image of Baking Maize Pancakes (Tortillas) Baking Tortillas, 1925 1925 Walther Staub, Hugo Brehme
Image of Typical Village Street with Giant Cactus Mexican Village Street, 1925 1925 Hugo Brehme
Image of Zapatista Zapatista, 1943 1943 José Guadalupe Posada
Image of Cuatro Fusilados Zapatistas [Four Zapatistas Being Executed] Four Zapatistas Executed, 1943 1943 José Guadalupe Posada
Image of Revolutionary Leaders during the Truce Meetings at Ciudad Juarez Mexican Revolutionary Leaders, 1911 1952 Brown Brothers
Image of The Agrarian Problem The Agrarian Problem, 1914 1914 Ramón Prida
Image of La Soldadera Maderista [Madero-Supporting Woman Soldier] Woman Soldier, 1943 1943 José Guadalupe Posada
Image of A Diplomat's Wife in Mexico: Letters from the American Embassy at Mexico City, Covering the Dramatic Period Between October 8th, 1913, and the Breaking Off of Diplomatic Relations on April 23rd, 1914 Diplomat's Wife in Mexico, 1916 1916 Edith O'Shaughnessy
Image of Bird’s Eye View of Mexico City Mexico City, 1906 1906 Ethel Alec-Tweedie
Image of Farm Laborers Harvesting Wheat Mexican Farm Laborers, 1925 1925 Hugo Brehme
Image of General Francisco Villa General Villa, 1933 1933 Miguel Covarrubias
Image of Movement of Flour on the Great Lakes, 1897 and 1907 Movement of Flour, 1909 1909
Image of Movement of Iron Ore on the Great Lakes, 1897 and 1907 Movement of Iron Ore, 1909 1909
Image of Lake and Rail Commerce at Cleveland, 1894-1906 Commerce at Cleveland, 1909 1909
Image of Sioux Lookout Area, District of Kenora, Ontario Sioux Lookout Area, 1932 1932 Ontario Department of Mines
Image of Insurance Maps of Chicago, Illinois Insurance Maps of Chicago, 1901 1901 Sanborn Map Company
Image of Kasha Rainbow Dance Kasha Rainbow Dance, 1925 1925 Alfonos Roybal (Awa Tsireh)
Image of Eagle Dance Eagle Dance 1925 Alfonos Roybal (Awa Tsireh)
Image of Lawyer-Nez Perce Lawyer-Nez Perce 1907 Edward Curtis
Image of William Calhoun to Harriet Monroe William Calhoun to Harriet Monroe, 1911 1911 William Calhoun
Image of The Man with Over 800 Million Customers up His Sleeves Man With 800 Million Customers, 1979 1979 John Fischetti
Image of Forward! Forward!, 1964 1964 John Fischetti
Image of We Won't Have Nixon to Kick Around Any More We Won't Have Nixon, 1964 1972 John Fischetti
Image of Call of the Blood Call of the Blood, 1914 1914 Emma B. Freeman
Image of Navajo Card Players Navajo Card Players, 1908 1908 E. A. Burbank
Image of Avano Dance Avano Dance, 1925 1925 Alfonso Roybal (Awa Tsireh)
Image of San Ildefonso Antelope Dancer at the Harvest Dance San Ildefonso Antelope Dancer at Harvest Dance,... 1925 Alfonso Roybal (Awa Tsireh)
Image of Mountain Sheep Dance Mountain Sheep Dance, 1925 1925 Alfonso Roybal (Awa Tsireh)
Image of Comanche Dance Comanche Dance, 1925 1925 Roybal, Alfonso, (Awa Tsireh)
Image of Clason's Touring Atlas of the United States & Canada: With Road Maps of Every State Clason's Touring Atlas of United States & Canad... 1929 The Clason Map Company
Image of At The Indian Cabaret Indian Cabaret, 1922 1922 Richard Howard
Image of Oh That Navajo Rag Oh That Navajo Rag 1911 Harry Williams, Egbert Van Alstyne
Image of Chippewa customs. Woman's pipe Chippewa customs. Woman's pipe 1929 Fraces Densmore
Image of Fountain of the Great Lakes Fountain of the Great Lakes 1946 Lorado Taft
Image of Fountain of Time Fountain of Time 1946 L0rado Taft
Image of Art of Today: Chicago, 1933 Art of Today: Chicago, 1933 1932
Image of Arts Club of Chicago Scrapbook Page Arts Club of Chicago Scrapbook Page 1921 Arts Club of Chicago
Image of Charles Hutchinson Speech Charles Hutchinson Speech No Date Charles Hutchinson
Image of The Tenements of Chicago, 1908-1935 The Tenements of Chicago, 1908-1935 1936 Edith Abbott
Image of The history of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs for the first twenty-two years of its organization The history of the General Federation of Women’... 1912 Mary I. Wood
Image of The story of the Illinois Federation of Colored Women's Clubs, 1900-1922 The story of the Illinois Federation of Colored... 1922 Elizabeth Lindsay Davis
Image of Club Movement Among Negro Women Club Movement Among Negro Women 1912 Fannie Barrier Williams
Image of Carte : partie occidenatale de la Nouvelle France ou Canada ... Carte : partie occidenatale de la Nouvelle Fran... 1951 Donald G. Bouma
Image of "Herrin Again" "Herrin Again" 1924
Image of "Bloody Herrin’ Again" "Bloody Herrin’ Again" 1924
Image of “Herrin Again" “Herrin Again" 1924
Image of Life and Exploits of S. Glenn Young: World-famous Law Enforcement Officer Life and Exploits of S. Glenn Young: World-famo... 1925 Mrs. S.G. Young
Image of The Uninhibited Flapper The Uninhibited Flapper 1922 Helen Bullitt Lowry
Image of Flapper Jane Flapper Jane 1925 Bruce Bliven
Image of Impossible Interviews—No. 14: Mrs. Ella Boole vs. Miss Texas Guinan Impossible Interviews—No. 14: Mrs. Ella Boole v... 1933
Image of Anti-Prohibitionette Anti-Prohibitionette 1930 Margaret Culkin Banning
Image of The Ku Klux Klan Terror in Herrin The Ku Klux Klan Terror in Herrin 1924
Image of Prohibition and Crime Prohibition and Crime 1932 John Landesco
Image of German-Americans Usher in Campaign of "Big Bill" Thompson as Chicago's Next Mayor German-Americans Usher in Campaign of "Big Bill... 1926
Image of Why Chicago Did It Why Chicago Did It 1927
Image of Back to Personal Liberty! Is the Watchword Back to Personal Liberty! Is the Watchword 1928
Image of The Melting Pot Has Fused its Metal The Melting Pot Has Fused its Metal 1942 Carry Orr
Image of Hiroshima Hiroshima 1983 Jacob Lawrence
Image of USA-17 USA-17 1941 Ray Walters
Image of Air-Raid Victim Air-Raid Victim 1940
Image of Rosie the Riveter Rosie the Riveter 1943 Norman Rockwell
Image of This is War This is War 1944
Image of Give 'em Both Barrels Give 'em Both Barrels 1941 Jean Carlu
Image of Mow the Japs Down Mow the Japs Down 1942 Students of Fort Vannoy School
Image of Be a Cadet Nurse Be a Cadet Nurse 1944 John Whitcomb
Image of Born Free and Equal Born Free and Equal 1944 Ansel Adams
Image of While So Serving While So Serving 1947 Eleanor Hart and Harriet Welling
Image of Plant a Victory Garden Plant a Victory Garden 1942 Government Printing Office
Image of Buy War Bonds Buy War Bonds 1942
Image of Up Front Up Front 1945 Bill Mauldin
Image of Thanksgiving Thanksgiving 1945 Norman Rockwell
Image of Indians in the War Indians in the War 1945 United States Bureau of Indian Affairs
Image of The Negro and the War The Negro and the War 1942 Earl Brown and George R. Leighton
Image of The Man in the Rear Seat The Man in the Rear Seat 1944 Georges Schreiber
Image of Sun Ra Sun Ra 1984 Chicago Reader
Image of Muhal Richard Abrams Muhal Richard Abrams 1979 Chicago Reader
Image of Malcolm Little's Employee Service Card Malcolm Little's Employee Service Card 1941 Pullman Company
Image of Really the Blues Really the Blues 1946 Mezz Mezzerow
Image of Satchmo Satchmo 1955 Louis Armstrong
Image of Art of Today : Chicago, 1933 Art of Today : Chicago, 1933 1932 J. Z. Jacobson

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