Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Municipal Reference Collection

Housed in Chicago Public Library's Harold Washington Library Center, the Municipal Reference Collection is an official repository for City of Chicago documents. Two collections contain art-related materials. Records in this web resource were compiled from information supplied by the librarian and from in-person examination of materials.


400 S. State Street
Chicago, IL 60605
United States

Collections in this Repository

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Photograph of an artist's easel side table with paints and other materials
Donating Papers

The Archives of American Art collects primary source materials—original letters, writings, preliminary sketches, scrapbooks, photographs, financial records and the like—that have significant research value for the study of art in America.


Find out how to give your papers, records, recordings, or other primary source material to the Archives of American Art.