Chicago (Illinois, United States)
Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents Two photographs - on the left, 'A Pretty Equestrienne' shows a girl, Miss Ashton Wilson from Chicago with her horse; and on the right, 'A "Woman Hater"' shows a horse being trained for police work in London rearing up at the sight of dummies dressed as women in the early/mid 20th century.
Scope and Contents Illustration of a carcass of a fat hog 'showing the division commonly made and the relative prices of the various parts in the Chicago market' in the early 20th century.
Scope and Contents Illustration of an advertisement for a 'Standard Earth Auger' by the Standard Earth Auger Co. in Chicago, Illinois, USA in the late 19th or early 20th century. In addition to the text, there are images of two men using the auger.
Identifier: EUA IN1/ACU/A1/8/5
Scope and Contents The photograph features Gordon Dickerson, Douglas Falconer, Jay Lush, Alan Robertson and Forbes Robertson. The photograph enclosure is inscribed 'Dr Falconer we have thoroughly enjoyed your talk' by Gordon D. Rapp, Poultry Breeders Roundtable and signed March 1955.
Scope and Contents Notes and text for seven lectures looking at the geological history of the American continent, looking at specific locations therein, based partly on results from American survey work. These locations were related to to other places around the world, particularly in Britain and Europe. A variety of geological formations were looked at, including that of the continent itself, considering the materials which make them up and the geological timeframe.
Scope and Contents Letter, 27 May 1952, Chicago, John Thompson to Mary Grierson. Praising Grierson's biography of Tovey, describing Thomson's attempt to set up a library devoted to all things Scottish, and his patronage of Scottish arts, requesting Grierson's opinion on the state of Scottish music. Typescript signed.
Dates: 27 May 1952
Scope and Contents Letter, 1952, Chicago, John Thompson to Mary Grierson. Thanking Grierson for her letter and discussing the state of the arts in Scotland. Typescript signed.