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 Collection contains personal notes of Emma Ford Altgeld (1847-1915) about health, Christmas gifts, visits, etc., addressed from the Governor's Mansion to members of the Mathias Blumle family of Springfield, Illinois. Mathias Blumle was janitor and guard at the Illinois State House.
Dates: Created: 1895 - 1896