Scotty Piper papers

Descriptive Summary

Scotty Piper papers
Piper, Louis V
18 items.
Material is in English unless otherwise noted.

Conditions for Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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Preferred Citation

A common citation for archives is as follows: Item, Folder number and/or title, Box number, Collection title, ID number, Repository name, location.

Acquisition Information

Piper, Scotty, M1976.0055, Gift.

Custodial History

Gift of Scotty Piper with autographed photographs of famous people (1981.0087) that were cataloged as a separate collection at Chicago History Museum, Research Center.

Scope and Content

Miscellaneous letters to Louis V. Piper, known as Scotty Piper, a custom tailor who operated Bronzeville Clothiers and Lincoln Loan Bank on the South Side of Chicago. Letters are from various African American organizations soliciting his aid or participation or thanking him for his contributions.

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