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McCormick, Chauncey, 1884-1954.
Chauncey McCormick Papers, 1887-1955.
Letters, clippings, photographs, cartoons, and mementos of Chicago businessman and philanthropist Chauncey McCormick, president of the Art Institute of Chicago from 1944-1954. Correspondence concerns business, civic, philanthropic, religious, and political activities. Also contains speeches and writings, including those for the Art Institute, child welfare groups, and the Republican Party. Includes extensive material relating to McCormick's World War I service in the American Expeditionary Force in France and his direction of Polish food relief under Herbert Hoover.
6 linear feet (9 boxes, 1 oversize box)
Call Number: Midwest MS McCormick (formerly Mc)
1887 - 1955