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Chicago (Ill.)--History--20th century

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Page Bryan Scrapbook

Identifier: Mss. MsV Sc3
Dates: 1913-1917

Julia Augusta Grassinger Diary

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2012.019
Scope and Contents For access to the digitized diary see "Digital Material" menu below.One diary of Julia Augusta Grassinger documenting her trip with her friend Billie from New York to attend the Chicago World's Fair, "Century of Progress International Exposition", in Illinois, 1934. The diary contains a typed account of Grassinger's trip to Chicago by train, photographs of Niagara Falls, photographs with captions of Chicago buildings and scenes from the exposition, pamphlets from the exposition,...
Dates: 1934 July

Knights of Columbus St. Patrick's Council No. 11022 Log Book

Identifier: SC 00777
Scope and Contents

Journal, 1915-1916, of the Knights of Columbus of St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Chicago, Illinois. Includes information on the 1915-1916 season of their indoor baseball team. Entries include a description of the game, names of the players and positions played, name of the opponent, and a narrative summary of the game. Box scores clipped from a local newspaper are often included with the description of each game.

Dates: 1915-1916

Mademoiselle Zare Papers, 1930s-1950s

Identifier: Mss. Acc. 2012.225
Scope and Contents Papers, circa 1930s-1950s, of Mademoiselle Zare, a psychic of Chicago, Illinois. Contains notes on phrenology, including ways to read the various parts of people's heads and facial features. There are also notes on palmistry and various methods of reading people's palms, including descriptions of the meanings of various features of the palm. There are notes for each of the signs of the Zodiac and what they mean for someone born under a certain sign. Finally, there are general notes on...
Dates: circa 1930-1950