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 58
Scope and Contents Includes indentures, commissions as county surveyor, guardianship and estate papers, bill for legal books, dissolution of legal partnership, church letter for Maxey and Taylor families of Kentucky and James and Jane Beattie from the Scotland Church, Union County Arkansas. Short history of the Beattie family's trip from Ireland to Illinois.
Dates: Created: 1829 - 1864