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Abstract Family from Springfield, Illinois, consisting of lawyers and farmers. James Adams (1783-1843) was Springfield's first attorney. His son, Lucian B. (1816-1882) was also an attorney and a justice of the peace. Lucian married Margery A. Reed (1824-1890) and had four children: Harriet L., Enola A., Eldora J., and James L. (1848-1931). James L. was a fruit farmer and truck gardener. He had two children from his first wife, Florence Roe; and two children from his second wife, Laura Snyder...
Dates: Created: 1813-1989; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1982
Collection — Box: 63
Scope and Contents Letter to Henry S. Randall, New York delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1860, re: their mutual beliefs in maintaining the Union and in the loss of the Union if Lincoln is elected. Expresses very strong sentiment against Lincoln being elected.
Dates: Created: December 31, 1860
Collection — Box: 2
Scope and Contents Consists of one letter written by Chester A. Arthur (1829-1886) to John J. Rider, Albany, N.Y., Nov. 26, 1862 regarding transportation of the 10th New York National Guard.
Dates: Created: November 26, 1862
Collection — Box: 59
Scope and Contents Letter to Horatio Seymour congratulating him on his election to governor, disparaging the administration in Washington and revealing his desire to see Seymour elected to the presidency in the next election.
Dates: Created: December 13, 1862
Collection — Box: 60
Scope and Contents Letter to Governor Horatio Seymour of New York, expressing his delight at Seymour's election and attacking the Lincoln administration, referring to "old granny Lincoln."
Dates: Created: December 8, 1862
Collection — Box: 57
Scope and Contents Letters of Rev. George Marsh, 1820-1859, include mainly letters from New York giving news of the family and church activities. Several letters of reference from ministers. Letters from his brother in St. Joseph, Missouri in 1850 discuss his time in California and the general immorality there. He returned to California. Letters from George, Jr. to his brother during his war service, discuss family, his experiences and news of others in the regiment. Letters from Washington, D.C. discuss his life...
Dates: Created: 1820 - 1915
- Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 3
- Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 2
- Adams, Eldora J. 1
- Adams, Enola A. 1
- Adams, Harriet L. 1
- Adams, James L., 1848-1931 1
- Adams, James, 1783-1843 1
- Adams, Lucian B., 1816-1882 1
- Adams, Margery, 1897-1983 1
- Adams-Snyder Family 1
- Audubon Society 1
- Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 1
- Marsh family 1
- Marsh, George, Reverend, 1796-1877 1
- Marsh, George, d. 1915 1
- Marsh, John J., 1839- 1
- Miller, Josiah T. 1
- Mystic Sisterhood 1
- O'Conor, Charles, 1804-1884 1
- Protection Insurance Company 1
- Puzzlersâ League 1
- Randall, Henry S. (Henry Stephens), 1811-1876 1
- Reed, Margery A., 1824-1890 1
- Requa Family 1
- Rider, John J. 1
- Roe, Florence 1
- Snyder, Enoch, 1820-1899 1
- Snyder, Laura, 1861-1941 1
- Snyder, Mary C., 1851-1941 1 ∧ less