Judge John Haas papers
MSHaas68

 An inventory of its records at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
Haas, John F.
Title
Judge John Haas papers
ID
MSHaas68
Date [inclusive]
1856-1961
Extent
6.5 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
John Haas was a Chicago judge and a long-time resident of the 19th ward. This collection contains documents relating to his parents and to his grade school and high school education. It also contains writings and an audio recording on Chicago history.

Preferred Citation

Judge John Haas papers, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Biography of

John Haas was born around 1876 to John (Jean) Haas and Emma Haas. After the death of her husband in 1881, Emma Haas returned to high school and completed the coursework necessary for a teaching certificate. She taught at Throop Public School for thirty-four years. John Haas went on become a lawyer, and later a judge. He was born and spent most of his life in the old 19th ward, home to Jane Addams' Hull-House and, later, UIC.

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Scope and Contents

For the most part, this collection consists of documents relating to John Haas' parents and to his early childhood and school career. Some photographs, campaign memorabilia, an audio recording, and writings are included as well.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives 2004-07-23

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Revision Description

  07/15/2010

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Personal Name(s)

  • Haas, John F. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Political and Civic Life.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: Judge John Haas Papers 

Box Folder

Correspondence, 1898-1931 

1 1

Writings, 1945-1961 

1 2

Documents - mother, 1883-1893 

1 3

Documents - father, 1856-1872 

1 4

Documents - school, 1892-1902 

1 5

Photographs, undated 

1 6

Miscellaneous documents, undated 

1 7
Box

Audio recording - John F. Haas and Byron Rose Goggin, 1941 

1
Oversize

Photographs - school, 1888-1896 

Folder 8

Diplomas and teaching certificate, 1884-1896 

Folder 9

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