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Blackhawk Restaurant

April 25, 2017

Legendary Chicago restaurant remembered in UIC archives

Blackhawk part of city’s dining, entertainment scene for 90 years

William Daley speaking

April 11, 2017

William Daley speaks to Honors College students

Longtime mayor’s son addresses past, current political climate

Former Illinois Senate President Emil Jones, Jr. with some of the papers he is donating to UIC.

November 29, 2016

Former Illinois Senate president donates papers to UIC

Daley Library to house archives of Emil Jones Jr.

Puerto Rican Arts Alliance

August 27, 2015

UIC helps launch Puerto Rican community archive

Library’s online resource preserves migration, culture in the Midwest

Crowds in the Chicago Board of Trade in 1930

July 24, 2014

UIC Library opens archives of historic commodity exchanges

CBOT, MidAmerica archives from 1850s to 2000s now open to scholars

Peggy Glowacki, Naomi Salcedo, and Vicky Tai

April 15, 2014

Asian American LGBTQ archive seeks items for collection

UIC Library will house resources for scholars and public