Chicago: Passport to the World videotape collection

Inclusive Dates: 
1987–circa 1992

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

135 videotapes of programs about Chicago neighborhoods, ethnic groups, and other features produced between 1987 and around 1992 by Talman Home Federal Savings Bank and Loan Association of Chicago for weekly presentation on local cable TV networks. In 1988 artist Art Shay was the featured guest for programs on Chicago Photography and on writer Nelson Algren.

Biographical Historical Note

Art Shay is an American photographer and writer.

Additional Notes

Related collection: Chicago stories [videorecording], Chicago History Museum.