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02/08. Small Collections and Vertical Files

 Record Group Term
Identifier: 02/08
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 4 Collections and/or Records:

Jacob Chapman records

 Collection — Box 57
Identifier: MS-SC1004
Scope and Contents Booklet kept by Chapman with yearly list of signatures of those who promise to pay for his services and the amount they promise to contribute. Notes made by Chapman regarding payment. Includes records for Marshall (Illinois) First Congregational Church, as well as Congregational Churches in Deerfield, New Hampshire and Kingston, New Hampshire.
Dates: Created: 1855 - 1873

R. B. Marsh letters

 Collection — Box 57
Identifier: MS-SC1001
Scope and Contents The majority of letters are from Marsh to Morris and show his anxiety over the Conventions refusal to accept him. There is also correspondence between Morris and Brigham discussing the Conventions qualms and Morris's defense of Marsh.
Dates: Created: 1890 - 1891

R. W. Patterson letter

 Collection — Box 65
Identifier: MS-SC1150
Scope and Contents Letter recommending Rev. J. Barrett as a "duly ordained minister of the Gospel."
Dates: Created: November 9, 1861

Richard Hargrove Massey papers

 Collection — Box 58
Identifier: MS-SC1009
Scope and Contents Five certificates, signed by the Clinton County School Commissioner verifying the moral and intellectual character of Massey for teaching. One funeral notice, 1881, for his wife. One copy of examination done by Massey for preaching license, 1886.
Dates: Created: 1852 - 1886