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Edwin May diaries

 Collection — Box: 58
Identifier: MS-SC1018
Scope and Contents Diaries have brief notes about activities of the day. Very little related to military activities other than marching or mention of a skirmish. Has lists of supplies and costs, lists of wounded and sick. Diary continues for a time after returning from the war.
Dates: Created: 1862 - 1865

Elias H. Merryman letter

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1037
Scope and Contents Letter to Captain T.O. Duncan in Jacksonville regarding the proposed visit of the Springfield Company visiting the Jacksonville Company. Discusses all of the reasons why he doubts it will take place. Gives updates of occurrences in the regiment and asks the Captain to help him in making a visit possible.
Dates: Created: September 6, 1838

Elijah Iles Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC307
Abstract Elijah Iles (1796-1883), a shopkeeper, farmer, politician, landowner and real estate developer in Springfield, Illinois; Washington Iles (1800-1871), Elijah’s brother, a farmer and businessman in Sangamon County and Springfield, Illinois; and their relatives and descendants. Born in Kentucky to Thomas and Elizabeth (Crockett) Iles, both Iles brothers had settled in Illinois by 1825. Elijah Iles opened the first retail store in Springfield in 1821, and, with 3 other investors, bought, surveyed...
Dates: Created: 1824-1911; Other: Majority of material found in 1824-1887

Elizabeth Stephenson Ives Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC358
Abstract Author & historic preservationist from Bloomington, Illinois. Sister of Adlai Stevenson II. Married to Ernest L. Ives, Foreign Service officer. Campaigned for Stevenson during his 1948 Illinois gubernatorial campaign and his 1952 and 1956 U.S. presidential campaigns. Researched family history and participated in numerous historic preservation projects in Illinois and North Carolina. Wrote My Brother Adlai and numerous articles. Collection includes correspondence, diaries, manuscripts,...
Dates: Created: 1797-1996; Other: Majority of material found in 1914-1996; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1955

Emil Jones, Jr. Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC371
Scope and Contents The Emil Jones, Jr. collection is 6.0 linear feet (6 archival boxes) and consists of correspondence, memoranda, invitations, letters of reference, reports, rosters, bills, newsletters, clippings, news releases, resumes, and letters of application.  Major topics include Equal Rights Amendment, abortion, corporate and personal property tax, education, the Chicago Transit Authority, and insurance. Photographs were transferred out of the collection.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Emma Ford Altgeld letters

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC20
Scope and Contents Collection contains personal notes of Emma Ford Altgeld (1847-1915) about health, Christmas gifts, visits, etc., addressed from the Governor's Mansion to members of the Mathias Blumle family of Springfield, Illinois. Mathias Blumle was janitor and guard at the Illinois State House.
Dates: Created: 1895 - 1896

Engelmann-Kircher Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC190
Abstract The Engelmanns were a family of German emigrants who came to America in 1833 and settled on a farm near Shiloh in St. Clair County, Illinois. The collection consists of the letters and personal papers of brothers Theodore and Adolph Engelmann and their brother-in-law, Henry Kircher of Belleville, Illinois. The bulk of the collection is correspondence.
Dates: Created: 1779-1932; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1946

Enos Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC191
Abstract Papers of Pascal Enos, one of the founders of Springfield, Illinois and appointed receiver of the land officer there in 1832 by President Monroe and his son Pascal Enos, Jr., who was elected to the Illinois legislature in 1852 and appointed Clerk of the United States Circuit Court by Justice McClean of the Supreme Court and re-appointed by Justice David Davis.
Dates: Created: 1796-1868; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1953

Eugene F. Schlickman

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC560
Abstract Illinois Representative (Republican) from third (1965-1972) and fourth (1973- ) districts.Chairman of Elementary and Secondary Nonpublic Schools Study Commission (1969-1971) andZoning Laws Study Commission (1969-1971)Hearing and meeting minutes, correspondence, public hearing testimony, reports, and printedmaterial documenting work of the Zoning Laws Study Commission and Elementary andSecondary Nonpublic Schools Study Commission.
Dates: Created: 1969-1973; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1974

Eugenia Sheldon Chapman Papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC107
Scope and Contents The Eugenia S. Chapman Papers, 1965-1988, consist of 18 cubic feet of correspondence, reports, pamphlets, press releases, newsletters, legislative bills, minutes, women’s information and clippings. Most of the material dates from 1972 to 1982. The collection documents Chapman’s career in the Illinois House of Representatives and her interest in women’s rights, education and health service.
Dates: Created: 1965-1988; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1984

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