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Vanguard Revisited, February 2011

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Zine, Vanguard Revisited, February 2011
Date: 
2011
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"(Vanguard Revisited, February 2011) resuscitates the history of the 1960's queer youth organization Vanguard and explores the ways in which its history is embodied in the present."
Language: 
English
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*abstract taken from a page near the end of the zine. This copy is somewhat difficult to read, possibly due to the way it was printed.
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Library Excavations #5: A Handbook of Library Ideas

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations #5: A Handbook of Library Ideas
Date: 
February 2017
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Issue: 
#5
Abstract: 
Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue is a reprint of a self-published1977 booklet of ideas for creative librarians to use.
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English
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Public Collectors

Library Excavations #4: Suspect Methodology

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations #4: Suspect Methodology
Date: 
October 2016
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Issue: 
#4
Abstract: 
Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue focuses on documentation of a 1972 study on personal identification within law enforcement.
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English
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Item Donor: 
Public Collectors

Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
41° 39' 27.0828" N, 86° 23' 7.7928" W
US
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Zine, Library Excavations Issue #3: Periodical Business
Date: 
August 2016
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Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This Issue showcases some of the unique business periodicals in the Harold Washington Library Center's collection, some of which date back to the late 1800s.
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English
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Website: 

Www.publiccollectors.org, http://publiccollectors.tumblr.com/

Item Donor: 
Public Collectors

Library Excavations Issue #2, The ABCs of the Chicago Reader Touring Musicians Publicity Photos Collection

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations Issue #2, The ABCs of the Chicago Reader Touring Musicians Publicity Photos Collection
Date: 
August 2016
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
#2
Abstract: 
Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activates physical materials found in public libraries." This issue contains photos from the Chicago Reader's touring musician publicity photo collection, along with an interview with Bob Sloane, the librarian in charge of collection development for the Visual and Performing Arts department at Harold Washington Library Center.
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English
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Library Excavations, Issue #1: Correctional Advertising 1979-1989

Location

400 S State St Harold Washington Library Center
60605 Chicago
United States
US
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Zine, Library Excavations #1: Correctional Advertising 1979-1989
Date: 
August 2016
Edition: 
Volume: 
Issue: 
1
Abstract: 
Zine is part of a project that "highlights and activated physical materials found in public libraries." Contents come from issues of "Corrections Today" found at Harold Washington Library.
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English
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Public Collectors

Granta: The Magazine of New Writing, Issue 108

Chicagos Best Dive Bars

Location

Chicago
United States
US
Date: 
2005
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Abstract: 
A guide to over ninety dive bars in Chicago
Language: 
English
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ISSN/ISBN: 
9780975251706
Website: 

Www.igpub.com

Images of America: Downers Grove Revisited

Location

60515 Downers Grove
United States
US
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Book, Images of America: Downers Grove Revisited
Date: 
2003
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Abstract: 
The local history of Downers Grove, IL, a suburb of Chicago.
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English
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9780738531953
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Website: 

Www.arcadiapublishing.com

Item Donor: 
Chicago Publishers Gallery

Chicago, TriQuarterly 60

Location

633 Clark St
60208 Evanston
United States
US
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Literary Journal, Chicago: TriQuarterly 60
Date: 
Spring/Summer 1984
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Issue: 
60
Abstract: 
Special edition of TriQuarterly - the literary magazine of Northwestern University and of the MA/MFA in Creative Writing program - focused on Chicago. Edited by graduate students in the program, supervised by faculty, and available around the world, TriQuarterly has remained "an international journal of writing, art, and cultural inquiry." (Abstract taken from: http://www.triquarterly.org/about-triquarterly).
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English
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