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 3 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Box 67
Scope and Contents Diploma from Edinburgh College of Medicine, 1785. Three small cards from the school with Potts name written in, 1785, 1786. License to practice medicine in Illinois, 1825, signed by John Todd, President of the Board of Censors and others.
Dates: Created: 1785 - 1825
Collection — Box 63
Scope and Contents Includes indentures for apprentices, estray notices, bankruptcy petitions, marriage records, receipts from the County Treasurer signed by Sangamon County Clerk, Charles R. Matheny and documents from the County Commissioner regarding businesses such as the ferry, taverns and general store.
Dates: Created: 1827 - 1836
Collection — Box 64