Chicago Stories

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 2002–2003
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

48 videocassettes (VHS) of documentary videos and interviews about Chicago history and social groups. Topics include photographer Art Shay, the Century of Progress Exposition, early film in Chicago, and WPA murals.

Biographical Historical Note

Chicago Stories is a series of videos produced by Chicago public television station WTTW on various topics in Chicago history and culture.

Additional Notes

Related collection for Art Shay: Chicago: Passport to the World Videotape Collection Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections and Preservation Division.