• Portrait of Agnes Nestor

    Zakharov, Feodor, 1882-1967 (artist)

    Oil on canvas.

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  • Drawing: Jumpsuit with décolleté bra top

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in India ink with a brush on one sheet of paper.

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  • Dress and petticoat

    N.A. Hanna, Inc. (designer)

    Dress (a), wedding-style, of off white synthetic satin with net, lace, and pearl trim, with rounded neckline, short sleeves, Empire waist, and A-line style; ankle length. Petticoat (b) with two layers…

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  • Leather football

    Leather football with white lacing. Adorned with silver lettering; Chicago -18/1896/Nov. 14/N. Western -6/Evanston.

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  • Drawing: Evening dress with gathering in center back

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Photostat. Original drawing rendered in black felt-tip pen.

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  • American slave market

    Taylor (artist)

    Oil on canvas.

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  • Kinzie Mansion and Fort Dearborn

    View of the main branch of the Chicago River with a military structure on the left and a residence on the right. In the foreground is Lake Michigan with two small boats or canoes on the right -- one w…

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  • Ensemble: dress, jacket, and belt

    Ensemble of dress and jacket of light yellow brown cotton crepe. Dress (a) has low V-shaped neckline; short sleeves; skirt attached at hipline with tiny pleats in order to create volume. Bolero jacket…

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  • Hedrich-Blessing, Furniture

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)

    View A-D.

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  • Evening dress

    Amey, Ronald Jr., 1934-1986 (designer), Blum's Vogue (Chicago, Ill.) (distributor)

    Evening dress; two piece, of heavy black polyester crepe with quilted white satin and black plastic paillettes: a) dress of black crepe; standing collar and bib front of white satin quilted with black…

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  • Drawing: Cocktail dress with scalloped hem

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in black and dark umber Conté crayon on drawing paper.

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  • Erecting the Wabash Ave. bridge

    Chase, Richard A., 1892-1985 (artist)

    Oil on masonite.

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  • Drawing: Bra top

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in India ink with a brush on paper.

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  • Souvenir money clip from the Century of Progress Exposition, 1933-34

    Souvenir money clip. Green and silver, metal. Has an image of the SkyRide on front. The words "A Century of Progress, 1933" are ascribed on the bottom. In the lower-right hand of the clip is the Centu…

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  • Pullman-Standard nitrate negatives

    Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Company (photographer)

    Black-and-white nitrate negatives related to Pullman railroad car manufacturing in Chicago and the Pullman-Standard Car Manufacturing Company. Images include exterior views of the Arcade building, Cal…

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  • Miniature painting of Abraham Lincoln

    Hayward, Gerald Sinclair, 1845-1926 (artist), German, Christopher S., active 19th century (after, photographer)

    Oil on ivory. Miniature painting in gold frame. Frame set in faded blue cloth case.

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  • S.S. Seneca

    Needham, James Bolivar, 1850-1931 (artist)

    Oil on canvas on board.

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  • Hedrich-Blessing, Marshall Field & Company and Field Building in Chicago (Ill.)

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)

    Includes interior and exterior views. The exterior views show the entrance to the Field Building. The interior view shows display cases in the first-floor silver and jewelry departments of Marshall Fi…

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  • Hedrich-Blessing, John W. Root, Sr.

    Hedrich-Blessing (Firm) (photographer)

    Includes a photograph of a photographic (or drawn or a combination of the two) portrait of John W. Root, Sr. (who died in 1891). Photographed for architects Holabird & Root by Hedrich-Blessing.

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  • Drawing: Cocktail dress with halter top

    Lopez, Antonio, 1943-1987 (artist), James, Charles, 1906-1978 (designer)

    Drawing rendered in dark umber Conté crayon. On two sheets of drawing paper taped with masking tape.

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