Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 3 of 3

James H. Ralston letters

 Collection — Box: 69
Identifier: MS-SC1228
Scope and Contents Letter, Jan. 30, 1841, from Springfield, Ill. discusses the vehement debates over bill to reorganize Supreme Court and the fear of some lawyers over facing some judges if the bill does not pass. Gives his opinions. Letter, March 22, 1848, from Quartermaster's Office, San Antonio, Texas, to A.W. Wheat in Quincy, Ill. Discusses some of the work being done, mentions "the two Everetts", gives his negative feelings about Mexicans and his belief that they are incapable of governing the territory.
Dates: Created: 1841 - 1848

Lyman Trumbull Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC640
Abstract Lawyer from Belleville, Illinois; United States Senator (1855-1873); State Supreme Court Justice (1848-1853); State Representative, St. Clair County (1840-1842), Illinois Secretary of State (1841-1843); unsuccessful candidate for Governor (1880).
Dates: Created: 1821-1917; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1963

Sidney Breese Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: BC199
Scope and Contents The Sidney Breese Papers, 1731-1896, consist of 0.83 cubic feet of personal letters, correspondence, legal documents, unpublished papers, copybooks, speeches, published material, clippings, and laws, bills and resolutions. The collection reflects the personal as well as the public life of Sidney Breese, an early Illinois lawyer and political figure. Collection includes personal letters, correspondence, legal documents, unpublished papers, copybooks, speeches, published material and clippings,...
Dates: Created: 1731-1896; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1913

Filtered By

  • Repository: Manuscript Collection X
  • Subject: Illinois State Supreme Court X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Names
Breese, Sidney 1
Ralston, James Harvey, 1807-1864 1
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 1