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Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Adventures in the Soviet Imaginary: Children's Books and Graphic Art
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Soviet Union ; Communism ; Children's books ; Graphic arts ; Politics and government ; Student projects ; Posters ; Illustrated books ; Education ; Signs and symbols
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Asia in the Eyes of Europe, Sixteenth Through Eighteenth Centuries
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Asia ; Europe ; Christian missions and missionaries ; Jesuits ; Ethnic stereotyping ; Natural history ; Maps ; Voyages
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: B. Heller & Co. Collection
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: B. Heller & Co. ; Business and corporate histories ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Food processing industry ; Advertisements ; Food ; Pesticides
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Berlin Collection: Being a History and Exhibition of the Books and Manuscripts Purchased in Berlin in 1891 for the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Bibliographical treasures ; University of Chicago
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: A Bold Experiment: The Origins of the Sciences at the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; Education ; Science and technology ; Anniversaries ; College and university professors ; Biography ; Campuses
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Book Use, Book Theory, 1500-1700
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: History of the book ; Printing history ; Illustrated books ; Book arts ; Provenance ; Science and technology ; Inventions ; Transmission of ideas ; Communication ; Renaissance literature ; Civil liberties ; Controversial literature ; Education
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Building for a Long Future: The University of Chicago and its Donors, 1889-1930
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; Philanthropists ; Education ; College and university founders ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Biography ; Campuses ; Libraries and library buildings
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Charles Otis Whitman: His Science, His Special Birds, and the Marine Biological Laboratory
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Whitman, Charles Otis ; Biography ; Ornithology ; Birds ; Natural history ; University of Chicago ; College and university administrators ; Campuses ; Extinction ; Marine Biological Laboratory (Woods Hole, Massachusetts)
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Chicago Celebrates Darwin
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Darwin, Charles ; Natural history ; Biography ; Evolution ; Controversial literature ; Science and technology ; Multimedia ; Religion ; Anniversaries ; Correspondence ; Social movements ; Music ; Lectures
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Closeted/OUT in the Quadrangles: A History of LGBTQ Life at the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Lesbian, gay male, bisexual or transgender persons ; Sexuality ; College and university life ; University of Chicago ; Oral histories ; Social movements ; Women's history ; Student publications ; AIDS ; Protests ; Ephemera
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: East European Jews in the German-Jewish Imagination, from the Ludwig Rosenberger Library of Judaica
Institution: University of Chicago / Ludwig Rosenberger Library of Judaica
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Jews ; Jewish life and culture ; Eastern Europe ; Germany ; Ethnic diversity ; Religion ; Ethnic stereotyping ; Social history ; Yiddish language and literature ; Popular culture ; Immigrant histories ; Controversial literature ; Social movements
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: En Guerre: French Illustrators and World War I
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Illustrators ; World War I ; French art--20th century ; Wars ; Propaganda ; Portraits ; Soldiers ; Graphic arts ; Civilians during wartime ; Fashion ; Children's books
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Encountering the American West: The Ohio River Valley, 1750-1820
Institution: University of Chicago, and Filson Historical Society of Louisville, Kentucky
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: United States--History ; Exploration--North America ; Western Americana ; Ohio River Valley ; American Memory Project ; Frontiers ; Indians of North America ; Rural life ; Social history
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Envisioning South Asia: Texts, Scholarship, Legacies
Institution: University of Chicago / Crerar Library and Regenstein Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: South Asia ; India ; Literary history ; Authors and writers ; Poetry ; Palm-leaf manuscripts ; Buddhism ; Mughal Empire ; Maps ; Christian missions and missionaries ; Translations and translating ; British Empire ; Colonial history ; Popular culture
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Firmness, Commodity, and Delight: Architecture in Special Collections
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Architecture ; Bibliographical treasures ; Historic buildings ; Engravings ; Prints ; Decorative arts ; Blueprints ; Postcards ; Scrapbooks ; Models and model-making
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Flights Before the Wrights: Octave Chanute, Chicago. Aeronautical Pioneer, Engineer & Teacher
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chanute, Octave ; Biography ; Aeronautics and aviation ; Airplanes ; Inventors ; Inventions ; Scientific discoveries and experiments ; Astronautics
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Frederic Chopin and his Publishers
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chopin, Frederic ; Composers ; Biography ; Publishing industry ; Music ; Piano ; Europe--Social history--19th century
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Graphics of Revolution and War: Iranian Poster Arts
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Iranian art ; Graphic arts ; Revolutions ; Posters ; Iran--History--20th century ; Propaganda ; Islamic life and culture ; Political satire ; Caricatures ; Artists ; Women's history
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Great Lakes: Our Legacy, Our Future
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Great Lakes (United States) ; Bodies of water ; Maritime history ; The Great Lakes National Program Office of the United States Environmental Protection Agency ; Pollution ; Scientific instruments ; Natural history ; Shipping industry
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Homer in Print: The Transmission and Reception of Homer's Works
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Homer; Ancient Greece ; Poetry ; Transmission of ideas ; Humanism ; Translations and translating ; Iliad (Poem) ; Odyssey (Poem) ; Epics ; Medieval manuscripts ; Textual criticism ; Publishing industry ; Classical influences
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: I Step Out of Myself: Portrait Photography in Special Collections
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Portraits ; Photography ; Poetry ; Photographers ; Silbert, Layle ; Watson-Sch├╝tze, Eva ; Boughton, Alice ; Modotti, Tina ; Karsh, Yousef ; Mead, Mildred ; Eggan, Joan ; Van Vechten, Carl
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Images of Prayer, Politics, & Everyday Life from the Harry and Branka Sondheim Jewish Heritage Collection
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Jews ; Jewish life and culture ; Judaic literature ; Collectors and collecting ; Sondheim, Harry ; Illustrated books ; Religion ; Yiddish language and literature ; Ceremonies ; Rituals ; Art ; Family life ; Artists ; Hebrew language ; Manuscripts
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Integrating the Life of the Mind: African Americans at the University of Chicago, 1870-1940
Institution: University of Chicago, in association with the Black Metropolis Research Consortium / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: African Americans ; University of Chicago ; Education ; Racial segregation ; United States--Social history ; Civil rights ; Intellectual history ; Biography ; Authors and writers ; Famous alumni ; College and university life ; Portraits
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Integrity of the Page: The Creative Process of Daniel Clowes
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Clowes, Daniel ; Biography ; Cartoonists ; Screenwriters ; Creativity ; Authors and writers ; Graphic arts ; Sketchbooks ; Drawings ; Cartoons ; Book covers and dust-jackets
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: A Library for All Time: The History of the John Crerar Library
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Libraries and library buildings ; John Crerar Library, University of Chicago ; Crerar, John ; Philanthropists ; Illinois Institute of Technology
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Life on the Quads: A Centennial View of the Student Experience at the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; College and university life ; Anniversaries ; Campuses ; Performing arts ; Sports ; Academic traditions
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Mapping the Young Metropolis: The Chicago School of Sociology, 1915-1940
Institution: University of Chicago / Crerar Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Maps ; Geography ; Map-makers ; Chicago School of Sociology, University of Chicago ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Sociology ; Urban planning ; Urban life ; Communities ; Crime ; Demography
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: My Life is an Open Book: Do-It-Yourself Autobiography
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Autobiography ; Zines ; Authors and writers ; United States--Social history--20th and 21st centuries ; 1990s ; Women's history ; Graphic arts ; Popular culture ; Feminism
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Off the Beaten Track: A Road Trip through the Archives of American Art
Institution: Smithsonian Institution / Archives of American Art
Location: United States / Washington, D.C.
Subjects: American art ; Travel and tourism ; Recreation ; Photography ; Sketchbooks ; Diaries ; Correspondence ; Portraits ; Ephemera
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: On Equal Terms: Educating Women at the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Women's history ; University of Chicago ; Education ; Coeducation ; College and university life ; Biography ; Politics and government ; Family life ; Social movements ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Feminism ; Campuses
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: On the Edge: Medieval Margins and the Margins of Academic Life
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Medieval art ; Illuminated books ; Camille, Michael ; Art history ; Signs and symbols ; College and university life ; University of Chicago ; Medieval and Renaissance manuscripts ; Marginalia ; Heraldry ; Student projects
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Oriental Institute Museum Photographic Archives
Institution: University of Chicago / Oriental Institute
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Archaeology ; Near East ; Ancient world ; Antiquities ; Oriental Institute Museum (Chicago, Illinois) ; Museums ; Archaeological expeditions ; Breasted, James Henry ; Maps
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Our Lincoln: Bicentennial Icons from the Barton Collection of Lincolniana
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Lincoln, Abraham ; Presidents of the United States ; United States--History--19th century ; Anniversaries ; Collectors and collecting ; Barton, William Eleazar ; Illinois ; Artifact collections ; Portraits ; Caricature ; Ephemera
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Philip M. Klutznick: Community Builder, Jewish and Civic Leader, Diplomat
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Klutznick, Philip Morris ; Biography ; Jews ; Time-lines ; Chicago, Illinois ; International B'nai B'rith ; World Jewish Congress ; Statesmen and stateswomen ; Politics and government ; International relations ; Correspondence ; Religion ; Urban planning
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Poetic Associations: The Nineteenth-Century English Poetry Collection of Dr. Gerald N. Wachs
Institution: University of Chicago / John Crerar Library, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Poetry ; Collectors and collecting ; English literature--19th century ; Wachs, Gerald N. ; Weissman, Stephen ; Victorian era ; Forgeries ; Wise, Thomas James
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Presidents of the University of Chicago: A Centennial View
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; College and university administrators ; Education ; Biography ; Portraits
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Printing for the Modern Age: Commerce, Craft, and Culture in the R.R. Donnelley Archive
Institution: University of Chicago / Special Collections Research Center, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: R.R. Donnelley (Firm) ; Business and corporate histories ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Printing history--19th and 20th centuries ;Science and technology ; Advertisements ; Book arts ; Publishing history ; Periodicals ;United States--Social history
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Race and the Design of American Life: African Americans in Twentieth-Century Commercial Art
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: African Americans ; Popular culture ; Advertisements ; United States--Social history--20th century ; Ethnic stereotyping ; Racism ; Minstrel shows ; Sheet music ; Jazz ; Illustrators ; Graphic arts
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Reading the Greens: Books on Golf from the Arthur W. Schultz Collection
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Golf ; Sports ; Social history ; Games
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Recipes for Domesticity: Cookery, Household Management, and the Notion of Expertise
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Recipes ; Home economics ; Cook books ; Cooking ; Food ; Labor ; Women's history
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Renaissance Dante in Print (1472-1629)
Institution: University of Notre Dame, in collaboration with the Newberry Library and the University of Chicago / University of Notre Dame Libraries
Location: United States / Indiana / Notre Dame
Subjects: Dante Alighieri ; Renaissance literature ; Printing history ; Italian literature ; Collaborative projects
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Researching Mexico: University of Chicago Field Explorations in Mexico, 1892-2014
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Mexico ; University of Chicago ; Scientific expeditions ; Research methods ; Sociology ; Anthropology ; Linguistics ; Scientists ; Natural history
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Science of Sustainability
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Construction industry ; Sustainability ; Industrial design ; Home building industry ; Bibliography
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Sounds from Tomorrow's World: Sun Ra and the Chicago Years, 1946-1961
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Sun Ra ; Musicians--20th century ; Biography ; Jazz ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Performing arts ; Composers ; Authors and writers ; African Americans ; Graphic arts
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Souvenirs! Get Your Souvenirs! Chicago Mementos and Memorabilia
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Chicago, Illinois ; World's Fairs ; Ephemera ; Souvenirs ; Local history ; World's Columbian Exposition (1893) ; Century of Progress International Exposition (1933-1934)
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The Speculum Romanae Magnificentiae Digital Collection
Institution: University of Chicago / Digital Activities & Collections, University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Ancient world ; Ancient Rome ; Antiquities ; Italian art ; Engravings ; Prints ; Architecture ; Lafreri, Antonio ; Renaissance art ; Travel and tourism ; Collectors and collecting ; Urban life ; Classical influences ; Rome, Italy ; Monuments ; Ruins
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: Under Covers: The Art and Science of Book Conservation
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: Conservation and preservation of library materials ; Book arts ; Science and technology ; Bookbindings ; Paper ; Inks ; Microscopes ; Leather
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The University and the City: A Centennial View of the University of Chicago
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Urban life ; Neighborhoods ; Science and technology ; Education ; Politics and government ; Architecture
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The University of Chicago Faculty: A Centennial View
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; College and university professors ; Portraits ; Biography ; Science and technology
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: The University of Chicago Law School Time Capsules, 1903
Institution: University of Chicago / D'Angelo Law Library, The University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; Law schools ; Time capsules ; Chicago, Illinois ; Local history ; Architecture ; Campuses ; College and university professors ; Portraits ; Ephemera ; Correspondence ; Judges ; Law and legal literature
Date Added: May 22, 2018
Title: We Are Chicago: Student Life in the Collections of the University of Chicago Archives
Institution: University of Chicago / University of Chicago Library
Location: United States / Illinois / Chicago
Subjects: University of Chicago ; College and university life ; Souvenirs ; Ephemera ; Student publications ; Photographs ; Campuses