Pullman-Miller family papers

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1823–1988
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

Approximately 40 linear feet (75 boxes and 4 oversize boxes) and 1 folder (autograph collection) of material consisting primarily of correspondence, diaries, documents, and memorabilia of the Sanger, Pullman, Lowden, and Miller families of Chicago. Included within the financial records of Florence Lowden Miller and her husband C. Phillip Miller are several folders of material relating to their art collection.

Biographical Historical Note

Florence Lowden Miller was the granddaughter of Chicago railway car manufacturer George Pullman.