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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 3847 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander & Howell

 Collection — Box 102
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1709
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alexander-Akerly (Ackerly) Family papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-SC13
Scope and Contents Family correspondence written to Adeline Akerly (1834-1916), including 12 Civil War letters from her brother Ashley H. Alexander of the 12th Illinois Cavalry, Co. A. Ashley Alexander's letters describe life at Camp Butler, Springfield, Illinois and include brief descriptions of the engagement at Harpers Ferry, West Virginia; as well as the battles of Antietam and Fredericksburg.
Dates: Created: 1853 - 1876

Alexander M. Pennock pass

 Collection — Box 66
Identifier: MS-SC1160
Scope and Contents Pass for Major W.B. Mendenhall and two paymasters to travel on any U.S. Naval Transport on the western waters, free of charge. Signed by A.M. Pennock.
Dates: Created: January 15, 1864

Alexander, Milton K.

 Collection — Box 165
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2234
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alexander, William

 Collection — Box 135
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2086
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alfred H. Piquenard letter

 Collection — Box 67
Identifier: MS-SC1180
Scope and Contents Letter to Homer Brown in Monticello, Ill. inviting him to the 4th of July celebration at which there will be a dinner and a concert where the children "take part as actors."
Dates: Created: June 30, 1851

Alfred W. Newcombe papers

 Collection — Box 62
Identifier: MS-SC1098
Scope and Contents Letters from Harold Ickes, Ira Copley, Charles E. Merriam, Donald Richberg and Walter S. Rogers discuss where Newcombe might look for information and some, especially Ickes, give reminiscences re: the election of 1911, LaFollette and Roosevelt.
Dates: Created: 1945 - 1946

Allan, Sara A.

 Collection — Box 234
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3062
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, E. C.

 Collection — Box 251
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3325
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, Edward Richards

 Collection — Box 106
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1773
Dates: Created: Date missing