Evanston History Center's biographical files

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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

20 file drawers of biographical material, predominantly clippings, obituaries, correspondence, and reminiscences, relating to Evanston, Illinois, residents, including local artists, among them Walter Burt Adams, Ethel Coe, Genevieve Foster, Alexander Hesler, and Lucy Fitch Perkins.

Additional Notes

Related collections for Walter Burt Adams: Subject Files, Evanston History Center.

Related collections for Lucy Fitch Perkins: Lucy Fitch Perkins papers, Evanston History Center.