Harriet E. Vittum papers
MSVitt71

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Vittum, Harriet E. (Harriet Elizabeth), 1872-1953
Title
Harriet E. Vittum papers
ID
MSVitt71
Date [inclusive]
1899-1954
Extent
1.75 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
Harriet Elizabeth Vittum (1872-1953) worked with the Illinois Children's Aid Society and was head resident at Northwestern University Settlement from 1906-1947. This collection contains correspondence, articles, financial records, minutes, aldermanic campaign materials, photographs, diaries, memorial and retirement tributes, engagement calendars, clippings and publications of the Northwestern University Settlement.

Preferred Citation

Harriet E. Vittum papers, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biographical History

Harriet Elizabeth Vittum (1872-1953) worked with the Illinois Children's Aid Society and was head resident at Northwestern University Settlement from 1906-1947.

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Scope and Contents

This collection contains correspondence, articles, financial records, minutes, aldermanic campaign materials, photographs, diaries, memorial and retirement tributes, engagement calendars, clippings and publications of the Northwestern University Settlement.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2006-06-26

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Northwestern University Settlement (Chicago, Ill.).

Personal Name(s)

  • Vittum, Harriet E. (Harriet Elizabeth), 1872-1953 -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Community Organizations.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Harriet E. Vittum Papers 

Box Folder

Aldermanic campaign - expenses, 1914 

1 1

Article - "Northwestern University Settlement", undated 

1 2

Article - "A Suggested Plan for Redevelopment of Northwest Town, Chicago, 1948 

1 3

Articles - "From My Window", 1948-1949 

1 4

Articles - "From My Window", 1949-1950 

1 5

Correspondence - Harriet Vittum, 1924-1953 

1 6

Correspondence - Karl and Alberta Vittum, 1947-1954 

1 7

Correspondence - Karl and Alberta Vittum, 1954 

1 8

Correspondence - Vittum family, 1892-1952 

1 9

Diary, 1949 

1 10

Engagement calendars, 1951-1953 

1 11

Financial records, 1926-1948 

1 12

High school graduation - program, 1890 

1 13

Infant Welfare Association of Chicago - Edgewater Branch - minutes, 1952 

1 14

Memorial, 1953 

1 15

Miscellaneous - lists, notes, poems, etc, 1948-1952 

1 16

Northwestern University Settlement - Home Culture Club - anniversary, 1941 

1 17

Northwestern University Settlement - The Neighbor, 1926-1936 

2 18

Northwestern University Settlement - The Neighbor, 1937-1938 

2 19

Northwestern University Settlement - The Neighbor, 1939-1940 

2 20

Northwestern University Settlement - The Neighbor, 1941 

2 21

Northwestern University Settlement - The Neighbor, 1942-1949 

2 22

Northwestern University Settlement - Programs, Classes, Invitation, etc., 1936-1941 

2 23

Northwestern University Settlement - "The Worn Doorstep", 1930 

2 24

Open House - guest book, 1937 

2 25

Photographs - Harriet Vittum and others, 1887-1953 

2 26

Photographs - Harriet Vittum, Northwestern University Settlement, Vittum Family and misc., 1873-1953 

2 27

Retirement Tribute - biographical booklet, 1947 

3 28

Retirement Tribute - guest book, 1947 

3 29

Retirement Tribute - invitation, lists, speech, and telegrams, 1947 

3 30

Retirement Tribute - scrapbook, 1947 

3 31

Travel diary, 1900-1912 

3 32

Woman's City Club - bulletins, 1952-1954 

3 33

Newspaper clippings, 1915-1953 

3 34

Newspaper clippings, 1915-1953 

3 35

Newspaper clippings, 1915-1953 

3 36

Newspaper clippings, 1915-1953 

4 37

Delia A. Vittum - plaster cast of plaque, undated 

4 38

Northwestern University Settlement The Neighbor, 1899 

4 39

Northwestern University Settlement The Neighbor, 1900 

4 40

Northwestern University Settlement The Neighbor, 1901 

4 41

Northwestern University Settlement The Neighbor, 1902 

4 42

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