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Illinois -- Chicago -- History

Subject Source: Local sources

Found in 21 Collections and/or Records:

Bethel Lutheran Church (Chicago, Illinois) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: Collection ID-0468
Scope and Contents Kirchenbuch Baptisms 1894-1923 Confirmations 1895-1920 Marriages 1898-1934 Deaths 1894-1934 Church Record Book Baptisms 1935-1963 Confirmations 1935-1963 Marriages 1935-1963 Deaths 1935-1963 Parish Register Baptisms 1964-1988 Confirmations 1964-1987 Marriages 1964-1987 Funerals 1964-1988 Parish...
Dates: 1894 - 2009

C.A.T. (Christian August Thomas) Selle Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-1397
Scope and Contents The Selle Collection consists of items assembled from various sources over a period of years. It is arranged in a simple order by type of material. Of particular note is an English translation of Selle’s autobiography. The original was published serially in Der Lutheraner after his death from May through November 1898. The translation was prepared by William H. Nielsen and edited by George R. Nielsen. Folder List f. 1 Articles [n.d.] f. 2 “Die...
Dates: 1850 - 1898

First Bethlehem Lutheran Church

Scope and Contents Letter from Arthur L. Reinke concerning upcoming anniversary, dated November 5, 1921 Kurze Geschichte der Evangelisch-Lutherischen Bethlehems-Gemeinde, Chicago, Ill. 1871-1921, Zur Feier ihres fünfzigjährigen Jubiläums, October 23-30, 1921 (2 copies) Programm der Jubelgottesdienste am 23. Ockober, 1921 Zum Goldenen Jubiläum der Ev.-Luth. Bethlehems-Gemeinde Lenten season Sunday bulletin,...
Dates: 1880 - 2000

Golgotha Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Illinois) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: Collection ID-1030
Scope and Contents

The collection contains Board of Directors minutes, Board of Parish Education minutes, records of official acts, congregational history, correspondence, legal documents, photographs, slides, confirmation classes and print blocks.

Dates: 1910 - 1973

Golgotha Lutheran Church

Scope and Contents History of Ev. Luth. Golgatha Congregation, 1910-1925 (2 copies)Fest-Programm zur Einweihung der Kirche der Ev.-Luth. Golgatha Gemeinde U.A.C., 2. August 1925 (2 copies) Fest-Programm zur Orgel-Weihe der Ev. Luth. Golgatha Gemeinde U.A.C., 20. September 1925 (2 copies) Order of Service for Palm Sunday, Confirmation, Evangelical Lutheran Golgatha Church, Chicago, Illinois Constitution and By-laws, Golgatha Evangelical Lutheran Church, Chicago,...
Dates: 1880 - 2000

Martin Guenther Papers

Identifier: Collection ID-0375
Scope and Contents Box 1 Folder List f.1. Notebook - Theology of J. Baier f.2. Notebook - Logic and Psychology f.3. Notebook - Theological Encyclopedia f.4. DEVISES ET ENBLEMES f.5. POPULAERE SYMBOLIK, First edition, with notes of Guenther f.6. Sermons preaches at Saginaw, Michigan, 1863-1871 f.7. Occasional Sermons f.8. Notes on the Lutheran symbolical books f.9. Sermon on Acts 10, 34-41 (1851) f.10. Book on...
Dates: 1736 - 1901

Holy Cross (Polish) Evangelical Lutheran Church (Chicago, Illinois) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: Collection ID-1035
Scope and Contents

Book 1
  • Baptisms 1899-1928
  • Confirmations 1899-1928
  • Marriages 1900-1929
  • Communicants
  • Deaths 1899-1927
Book 2
  • Baptisms 1928-1975
  • Confirmations 1929-1974
  • Marriages 1929-1975
  • Burials 1929-1975
  • Communicants
Also congregational meeting minutes.

Dates: 1898 - 1966

Luther Institute (Chicago, Illinois) Records

 Record Group
Identifier: Collection ID-1038
Scope and Contents

The collection contains bulletins, correspondence, financial reports, minutes, curriculum, and legal documents.

Dates: 1924 - 1954