Little Room (Chicago, Ill.)

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Early 20th century Chicago social organization of painters, sculptors, writers, musicians, architects, and other workers in the arts.

Fostered by novelists Hamlin Garland and Henry Blake Fuller, The Little Room met at a studio in the Fine Arts Building on Friday afternoons and occasional evenings. Among the members were George Ade, H.C. Chatfield-Taylor, Alice Gerstenberg, James T. Hatfield, Franklin Harvey Head, John T. McCutcheon, Anna Morgan, Allen Bartlit Pond, Henry Kitchell Webster, and Edith Wyatt.

From the description of Little Room records, 1898-1931. (Newberry Library). WorldCat record id: 46613809

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creatorOf Little Room (Chicago, Ill.). Little Room records, 1898-1931. Newberry Library
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associatedWith Ade, George, 1866-1944. person
associatedWith Attic Club (Chicago, Ill.) corporateBody
associatedWith Carter, William H. 1851-1925. person
associatedWith Chatfield-Taylor, H. C. 1865-1945. person
associatedWith Fuller, Henry Blake, 1857-1929 person
associatedWith Gerstenberg, Alice. person
associatedWith Hatfield, James Taft, 1862-1945. person
associatedWith McCutcheon, John T. 1870-1949. person
associatedWith Midwest manuscript Collection (Newberry Library) corporateBody
associatedWith Morgan, Anna, 1851-1936. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Pond, Allen Bartlit, 1858-1929. person
associatedWith Walker, Nellie V. b. 1874. person
associatedWith Wyatt, Edith, 1783-1958. person
associatedWith Wynne, Madeline Yale, 1847-1918. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Chicago (Ill.)
Manuscripts, American

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Active 1898

Active 1931

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