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Joseph Medill Patterson Papers

  • US ILfC SC/001
  • Collection
  • 1901 - 1950

Joseph Medill Patterson's papers consist of correspondence, memoranda, a wide variety of personal and business financial records, cartoons, and other materials. They relate to Patterson's career as co-publisher and publisher of the Chica...

Patterson, Joseph Medill, 1879-1946

Edward H. Bennett Collection

  • US ILfC SC/002
  • Collection
  • 1870-1854

The collection consists of personal and professional papers of the architect Edward H. Bennett. The collection is arranged into two series. Series 1 includes correspondence, drafts, and plans from throughout Bennett's career. The most signifi...

Bennett, Edward H. (Edward Herbert), 1874-1954

Susan Dart Collection

  • US ILfC SC/007
  • Collection
  • 1910s-1990s

This collection consists of papers, photographs and items donated by Susan Dart detailing her research and later published book, "Market Square" on the architect Howard Shaw and his work in Lake Forest.For more information or questions, ...

Dart, Susan

Blanche Young Oldham Collection

  • US ILfC SC/033
  • Collection
  • 1914-1969

This collection contains various book and short story manuscripts written by Blanche Young Oldham. There is also a finished copy of her book, "How the Manx Cat Lost its Tail,” as well as a binder with the author’s notes.Additionally, the col...

Oldham, Blanche Young

Arthur M. Wood Family Collection

  • US ILfC SC/035
  • Collection
  • 1932 - 1974

This small group of materials includes small-format candid amateur photographic prints, family letters, and news clippings by and about members of this Lake Forest, Illinois family, mostly from the 1940s and 1950s.There is a small reference collec...

Wood, Pauline Palmer, ca. 1917-1984

J. Howard Wood Family Papers 1857-1959

  • US ILfC SC/047
  • Collection

The Wood Family Papers comprises the story of J. Howard Wood as a student at Lake Forest College from 1918-1922 as well as his life as a graduate student at Harvard from 1922-1926. This collection includes maps and town information of where the fa...

Wood, J. Howard

Kay McCarter Collection on Cissy Patterson

  • US ILfC SC/060
  • Collection
  • 1927-1949, undated

This collection contains photographs of Cissy Patterson, as well as her dog. Additionally the collection contains correspondence with Kay McCarter. This correspondence includes letters from both Cissy Patterson and her daughter, Felicia Gizycka,...

McCarter, Kay

Sylvia Shaw Judson Exhibit Collection

  • US ILfC SC/062
  • Collection
  • 1928-1998, bulk 1998

This collection holds materials related to the exhibition held at Lake Forest College entitled “A Retrospective Art Exhibition of the sculpture of Sylvia Shaw Judson, 1897-1978.” The exhibition was planned and executed by students enrolled in a c...

Haskins, Sylvia Shaw Judson, 1897-1978

Chicago Athletic Association Collection

  • US ILfC SC/065
  • Collection
  • 1840s-1995

The Chicago Athletic Association Collection contains a number of governance records, including bound volumes of minutes from Board of Director meetings and annual reports dating back to 1890, committee meeting minutes, as well as bound ledgers wit...

Chicago Athletic Association

Hoffman Family and Riverside Farm Collection

  • US ILfC SC/071
  • Collection
  • 1870-1936

This collection consists of a photo album containing black and white photographs, mostly of Riverside Farm, some with people. There are also small black and white photographs of unknown people, each contained within an envelope labeled with photo...

Hoffman Family

Robert Seyfarth Family Collection

  • US ILfC SC/073
  • Collection

This collection contains newspaper clippings, including those about Robert Seyfarth's death, his son Robert Jr. and his wife, Mary Hays Seyfarth, as well as the Brewster Shirt Factory.Additionally, the collection contains documents and corres...

Seyfarth, Robert

Weeks Travel Slides

  • US ILfC SC/083
  • Collection
  • 1960-1987

This collection contains colored slides from various places that Francis Weeks traveled in Western Europe, Asia, Egypt and South America between 1960 and the early 1980s. There are a great number of slides of cathedrals and museums.Additionally, ...

Weeks, Francis D.

Lakeside Classics Collection

  • US ILfC SC/085
  • Collection
  • 1989

This collection contains a copy of the text of the book, "Westward Journeys: Memoirs of Jesse A. Applegate and Lavinia Honeyman Porter who traveled the Overland Trail," edited by Martin Ridge. The book was a part of the Lakeside Classic...

Lakeside Press (Chicago, Ill.)

The City of Lake Forest Materials

  • US ILfC SC/087
  • Collection
  • 1924-2009

This collection contains materials related to the city of Lake Forest. This includes brochures, newsletters and numerous other materials from organizations and institutions in the city, political documents, as well as City of Lake Forest director...

Miller, Arthur H.

Marvin Dilkey Collection

  • US ILfC SC/098
  • Collection
  • 1917-1958

This collection contains materials related to Marvin Dilkey. This includes newspaper clippings, photographs both of Dilkey and his family, a DePauw Alumnus magazine and a scrapbook of materials about Dilkey. The collection also includes a journa...

Dilkey, Marvin

Similar Differences Photographic Exhibition Materials

  • US ILfC SC/100
  • Collection
  • 1995-1997

This collection contains materials related to an exhibition entitled "Similar Differences" that was mounted in Donnelley and Lee Library at Lake Forest College from January-Febraury 1997. The photographs in the exhibition were loaned to...

Miller, Arthur H.

Holt Family Photographs

  • US ILfC SC/102
  • Collection
  • 1879-1938

This collection consists of photographs of varying sizes, including those of the Holt family and their home, as well as the Holt-Balcom Saw Mill. The collection also contains travel photographs taken in Wisconsin, where the family lived, and in C...

Holt, William Arthur, 1865-