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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:

Allen, Henry A.

 Collection — Box 132
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2064
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, John W.

 Collection — Box 246
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3289
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen Nevins commencement address

 Collection — Box 62
Identifier: MS-SC1097
Scope and Contents Copy of commencement speech delivered at the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, June 1953. Discusses the importance of Illinois from before the American Revolution and the many people from Illinois who have been devoted to the idea and the perpetuation of democracy.
Dates: Created: June 1953

Allen, Robert

 Collection — Box 259
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3455
Dates: Created: Date missing


 Collection — Box 242
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3231
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alonzo G. Payne diary

 Collection — Box 65
Identifier: MS-SC1152
Scope and Contents Typed transcript of diary kept during the last months of the war discusses travels through Mississippi and back to Tennessee where they remain for the duration of the war, his activities and those of his company. Mentions numerous others in the regiment giving tidbits of information about them. After the war talks of work done with Lieutenant Clad to finish up the work of the regiment. Speaks of his wife and family often.
Dates: Created: January 1 - June 22, 1865

Alton & Sangamon Railroad Co. stock certificate

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 25
Scope and Contents Certificate for 2 shares of railroad stock issued to John C. Crowder, June 17, 1853. Springfield, Illinois, stock subscription book raising funds for the railroad's construction, opened May 20, 1847. Abraham Lincoln signed for 2 shares, certificate no. 85.
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alton (General Merchandise) Store

 Collection — Box 155
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2191
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alton Spectator subscription book

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: MS-SC23
Scope and Contents Consists of a bound volume contianing a list of subscribers to the Alton Spectator newspaper, giving local, state and out-of-state names.
Dates: Created: 1836

Amass, Edwin

 Collection — Box 155
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2190
Dates: Created: Date missing