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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 2 Collections and/or Records:

C. H. R. Doringh account book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-SC8
Scope and Contents Account book including records of expenses, disbursements, and annual recapitualtion of Walnut Grove Farm, which was co-owned by George P. Phinney. Includes hand-drawn maps of the farm and surrounding area.
Dates: Created: 1852-1863

Lewis James Mighell diary

 Collection — Box 59
Identifier: MS-SC1041
Scope and Contents Entries discuss the weather and his work on the farm. Occasionally makes a short trip. Mentions some business transactions.
Dates: Created: March 2 - November 29, 1857