The majority of the latter were transferred to Special Collections from the Library’s Social Sciences and History Division.
Supplement 1, Series 5: Clubs and Organizations | Supplement 2, Series 5: Clubs and Organizations | Supplement 3, Series 5: Clubs and Organizations | Supplement 4, Series 5: Clubs and Organizations | Photographs, Series 5: Clubs and Organizations Various manuscript and printed historical essays are found in this series and include a number of titles on the geologic history of the Chicago area, information on early Chicago (especially Fort Dearborn), a rich collection of materials on the 1871 Chicago Fire, and articles on the 1968 Democratic National Convention.
This resource, produced by the Illinois State Archives, lists the name of its first owner, residence at time of purchase, date, price, legal description, and volume/page for the original recorded deed for each portion of acreage in Cook County.
The originals are located in the Illinois State Archives in Springfield, Illinois.
Provenance information for Supplements 1-4, and for the Collection's photographs, is provided in their respective Scope and Content notes.