Wood, Frank L. Scrapbooks

Dates: 1885-1941. Size: 10 scrapbooks. Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections, Neighborhood History Research Collection. See also the Wesleyan Bible Class Collection. See also the Wesleyan Bible Class Collection. Frank L. Wood (1864-1945) lived on Chicago’s West Side. He practiced law and served as the editor of the Chicago Daily Law Bulletin from 1909 until his retirement in 1937. Wood was a member of the West Side Historical Society and the Wesleyan Bible Class. He was also a collector of Abraham Lincoln material. The Frank L. Wood Scrapbook Collection includes ten scrapbooks, nine of which hold correspondence, programs and news clippings concerning Wood’s numerous speaking engagements, and the tenth miscellaneous published poems by Wood. [Finding aid]