02/08. Small Collections and Vertical Files
Record Group Term
Record subgroup for the ALPLM Manuscripts Department for collections and vertical files. Small collections include personal and family papers, corporate records, county records, and military records. Vertical files include small collections of unknown or varied provenance used predominantly as ready reference files, documenting Illinois counties and cities, individuals, businesses, organizations, and events.
Found in 1 Collection or Record:
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents Consists of three letters of Susan B. Anthony to George W. Harper, editor of the Robinson, IL Argus newspaper. Two letters from 1879 relate to a speaking engagement in Robinson wherein Anthony asks about financial arrangements and to borrow the Congressional Record. A 1902 letter recalls the 1879 engagement and promotes her History of Woman Suffrage.
Dates: Created: 1879-1902