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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:

Archer v Allen

 Collection — Box 276
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3726
Dates: Created: Date missing

Arenz Family papers

 Collection — Box 2
Identifier: MS-SC36
Scope and Contents Consists of legal documents, material related to proposed Beardstown and Sangamon Canal, and copy of original plat of Beardstown, Illinois.
Dates: Created: 1832-1853

Arithmetic cyphering books

 Collection — Box 2
Identifier: MS-SC38
Scope and Contents Consists of four handwritten arithmetic exercise books or cyphering books from various authors and locations, including: George W. Allen, dating to 1812-1814, brought to Greene County, Illinois, from Tennessee in 1818; Samuel Smith, dating to 1817-1820 (probably a fragment of a larger volume); and two books dating to 1819-1821 belonging to Richard Wells, Somerset County, Pennsylvania, and Edmund Palmer. The Wells book contains instruction in basic store accounting.
Dates: Created: 1812-1821

Armstrong, Elsie Strawn

 Collection — Box 154
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2189
Dates: Created: Date missing

Armstrong, John H.

 Collection — Box 231
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3004
Dates: Created: Date missing

Army of Great Britain, 18th Royal Irish Regiment

 Collection — Box 39
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 755

Artlip, John Valentine

 Collection — Box 270
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3680
Dates: Created: Date missing

Association of the 101

 Collection — Box 108
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1806
Dates: Created: Date missing

Atkins, Henry J.

 Collection — Box 213
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2661
Dates: Created: Date missing

Atkins, Smith D.

 Collection — Box 2
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 44
Scope and Contents Letter: Mt. Morris, Illinois, to John L. Bittinger, Freeport, Ill., 1852 Dec. 12. Discusses student life at Rock River Seminary, Mt. Morris, Illinois. Letter: Springfield, Ohio, to John L. Bittinger, St. Louis, Mo., 1856 March 7. Discusses 1856 presidential campaign, with disdain for Millard Fillmore; and the Kansas-Nebraska slavery question. Correspondence, legal documents, clippings and miscellaneous papers concerning Rock River Seminary, Atkins' Civil War service, condolences on the death...
Dates: Created: 1852-1887