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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:

Atkinson Family

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 46
Scope and Contents Correspondence from the brothers received by their uncle Josiah Little and cousin Josiah Hale concerns farm life and future prospects in Illinois, financial arrangements and property transactions. 2 1867 letters from Rev. C. M. Atkinson of Canton, Mississippi, discuss his dire situation in the aftermath of the Civil War.
Dates: Created: 1833-1872

Atkinson, Henry

 Collection — Box 2
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 45
Scope and Contents Appointment of Thomas A. Haskins to sergeant in 6th Regiment, United States Infantry.
Dates: Created: 1819

Atlanta Baptist Church (Atlanta, Ill.)

 Collection — Box 140
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2122
Dates: Created: Date missing

Atlanta Coal Company, Atlanta, Ill.

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 47
Scope and Contents 11 items. Arranged chronologically. Incorporation papers, minutes, subscription list and miscellaneous business papers.
Dates: Created: 1879-1887

Atwood Family

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 48
Scope and Contents Correspondence, 4 items arranged chronologically. Letters to their sister Alice Atwood of Jackson, Michigan, describe Springfield, Illinois, at the time of Abraham Lincoln's nomination for president and at the time of his funeral. An 1862 letter from Bradley Atwood concerns Camp Benton, Missouri.
Dates: Created: 1860-1865

Atwood, M. G.

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 49
Scope and Contents Letter : Alton, [Illinois], to Moody Kent, 1861 Feb. 10. Discusses Abraham Lincoln and the possible secession of the southern states; does not believe the union will be dissolved.
Dates: Created: 1861

Aubert, Louis

 Collection — Box 3
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 50
Scope and Contents Letter : Paris, [France], to [Jessie Palmer] Weber, 1921 June 2. Thanks for Report of the Illinois Centennial Commission. Recalls 1918 visit to Springfield, Illinois, for the centennial celebration when anxiety about the war in Europe was felt.
Dates: Created: 1921

Auborn, Ill.: (Census Register, 1916)

 Collection — Box 141
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2124
Dates: Created: Date missing

Audubon, John H.

 Collection — Box 111
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1840
Dates: Created: Date missing

Austin, Carl Noyes

 Collection — Box 216
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2719
Dates: Created: Date missing