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News-Gazette newspaper clippings

One photocopy of Ground Level: Viewpoints and Opinions from the Local Community. Volume 1, Number 1 (1976). Champaign, Illinois: Oasis Graphic Arts.

Baseball research I, II, III;
This file is split into three folders. This file contains newspaper clippings which are listed by article titles-Plumbers, Monticello Beaten in Twin Bills; Cornbelt Ends Legue Season; Custer, Utley Tie for Cornbelt Bat…

File includes newspaper clippings and Krannert Performing Arts Center pamphlets on jazz musician Cecil Bridgewater, Dee Dee Bridgewater’s singing career, concert performance at Krannert, and Cecil Bridgewater’s signature on Krannert…


Includes files on various community groups in Champaign, including the Elks, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Deborah Chapter, Free Masons, fraternities, sororities, and other social organizations composed and led by African-Americans in Champaign-Urbana…

Includes photographs dating to early twentieth century, African-American applicants to the school and Doris Hoskins' notes on an article on the School prepared for the Through the Years newsletter.

File on the Albert Shelton Laundry and Shelton family, one of the largest regional black-owned businesses in Champaign-Urbana in the twentieth century.

Started by Iva "Big Honey" Matthews in 1969. File includes information on her husband, Henry Matthews.

Photograph by George H. Smith, 117 W. Birch, Champaign, IL Phone: 8912 or 8548