Here are a variety of on-line resources for artists, scholars and the casual researcher. 

Artist Resources

Chicago Artists Resource    

Ragdale Foundation (Lake Forest, IL)

Careers in Art    

Online Art Degrees    

Clubs and Organizations

Clayworkers Guild of Illinois (Ringwood, IL)

The Cliff Dwellers Club (Chicago, IL)      

College Art Association (Chicago, IL)

Exhibition Listings

Art Institute of Chicago Exhibition Archives    


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Historical Society Collections

Chicago History Museum (Chicago, IL)    

Green Bay and DePere Antiquarian Society (Green Bay, WI)

McLean County Museum of History (Bloomington, IL)   

Peoria Historical Society (Peoria, IL)


Decatur Public Library (Decatur, IL)

The Newberry Library (Chicago, IL)

Oak Park Public Library (Oak Park, IL)