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Abraham Lincoln Association Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC2
Scope and Contents Papers of the Abraham Lincoln Association, documenting the association's efforts to promote the life and memory of President Abraham Lincoln. These files include records for both the Centennial Association and the Abraham Lincoln Associationand contain mostly the business records of the executive secretaries: Warren, Bunn, Angle, Pratt, Barringer, and Basler.
Dates: Created: 1908-1958

Abraham Lincoln Bicentennial Collection

 Collection — Box: 224
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2838
Dates: Created: Date missing

Adalaide C. Davis Clark diaries

 Collection
Identifier: BC118
Overview Longtime resident of Mendota, Ill. who kept a day to day diary through much of her of life including her trip to Europe in 1894. The daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Davis, she was born in Ludlowville, N.Y. She lived there until after her marriage to Harvey S. Clark in 1854 when they moved to Mendota. Over the years Harvey worked as a lumber dealer and manager of an oil mill in LaSalle County. They had three children, two daughters and one son. After her husband’s death, she lived with her...
Dates: 1843 - 1911; Majority of material found within 1851 - 1911

Adams County Bicentennial Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC4
Overview Authorized October 22, 1974 by the Adams County Board for the purpose of coordinating activities that involved the people of the county in celebrating the Bicentennial year, initiating additional projects, and creating an awareness of what was to happen during the Bicentennial. Members to the commission were appointed by the County Board. Charles Radel served as chairman of the commission which met monthly, with all members of the commission to be present, as well as the chairmen of each...
Dates: 1974 - 1977

Adams, Katharine K.

 Collection — Box: 154
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2188
Dates: Created: Date missing

Adams-Snyder Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC5
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

Adeline J. Geo-Karis papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC239
Scope and Content The Adeline J. Geo-Karis Papers, 1973-2007, consist of 53.42 cubic feet of constituent correspondence with smaller amounts of legislative bills, newsletters, reports and newsclippings. Geo-Karis’ work as a state representative and her terms as a state senator are documented. The Alphabetical Files can be used only with Geo-Karis’ written permission, but the rest of the papers are open to research. The collection is divided into six series: Illinois House of Representatives Papers,...
Dates: 1973 - 2007

Adin and Dexter Baber papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC30
Overview Edgar County (Kansas and Dudley, Illinois) livestock and grain commission merchants.

Business correspondence, shipping records, contracts, and sales and purchase records documenting the livestock commission business of A. Baber and Company, a local firm with an Indianapolis, Indiana, office, and Dexter Baber’s grain and livestock operations.
Dates: 1840 - 1949

Adin Baber Hanks Genealogical Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC29
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, documents, and miscellaneous papers used for writing several studies of the Nancy Hanks family and for compiling the genealogy, "The Hanks Family of Virginia and Westward..." (privately printed, Kansas, Illinois, 1965). A hundred or more books about the Hanks family accompany the papers.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Adlai E. Stevenson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC611
Scope and Contents The Adlai E. Stevenson I Family Papers, 1830-1966, consist of 2.3 linear feet of original materials and 2 rolls of microfilm copies of materials the originals of which are not found elsewhere in the collection. These materials include correspondence, invitations, certificates, speeches, recipes, research notes, scrapbooks, photographs, diaries, unpublished papers, news clippings, published material and genealogical material concerning the private lives and the public careers of the Adlai E....
Dates: 1830 - 1966

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Springfield (Ill.) 7
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Alton (Ill.) 5
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Clinton County (Ill.) 4
Farmers--Illinois 4
Farming 4
Illinois government 4
Illinois--Politics and government--1865-1950 4
Land Grants 4
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Poetry 4
Sangamon County (Ill.) 4
Scrapbooks 4
Tennessee--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 4
United States Senate 4
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Camp Butler (Ill.) 3
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Cook County (Ill.) 3
Early Illinois statehood 3
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Mississippi River 3
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Illinois 8th Judicial Circuit 2
Illinois Comission on the Status of Women 2
Illinois State Supreme Court 2
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Lockport (Ill.) 2
Marshall (Ill.) 2
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Herndon, William H. (1818-1891) 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
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Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 2
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 2
Edwards, Ninan Wirt 2
Gooding, William, 1803-1878 2
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 2
Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet, Ill.) 2
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 2
Marsh, William Henry 2
Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 2
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 2
McLernand, John A. (John Alexander) 2
Menard, Pierre, 1766-1844 2
Morris, John 2
Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 2
Yates, Richard, Sr. 2
(James and Elizabeth) Moore family 1
(Pierre) Menard family 1
(Samuel) Miller family 1
ALPLM, Center for Digital Initiatives 1
Abbot, Charles W. 1
Abbott, Othman A. 1
Academy of the Visitation (Kaskaskia, Ill.) 1
Adams, Eldora J. 1
Adams, Enola A. 1
Adams, George E. 1
Adams, Harriet L. 1
Adams, James L., 1848-1931 1
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 1
Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Adams, Lucian B., 1816-1882 1
Adams, Margery, 1897-1983 1
Adams-Snyder Family 1
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Addeman, Joshua M. 1
Affleck, James, 1813-1902 1
Agniel, Charles D., 1847-1899 1
Agniel, Charles, 1812-1875 1
Agniel, Rosamond Flower, 1823-1900 1
Akerly, Adeline M., 1834-1916 1
Akerly, William F., 1832-1890 1
Akins, Joseph F. 1
Alabama Fruit and Winery Association 1
Alderfer, Lyn 1
Alexander, Ashley 1
Alger, Russell A., 1836-1907 1
Allard, Gerry (Allard, Germinal) 1
Allard, Gerry, 1908-1965 1
Allen, George Washington, 1801-1865 1
Allen, Millicent Blanchard, 1838-1922 1
Allen, William A., 1830-1891 1
Allen, William J., 1828-1901 1
Allen, Willis, 1806-1859 1
Allen, Winthrop S. G., 1837-1901 1
Allison, William B., 1829-1908 1
Altgeld, Emma Ford, 1847-1915 1
Altgeld, John P., 1847-1902 1
American Baptist Churches of the Great Rivers Region 1
American Federation of Labor 1
Amerman, John C. 1
Anderson, Moses K., 1803-1882 1
Andrus, Leonard, 1803-1867 1
Angel, Benjamin F., 1815-1894 1
Angle, Paul M., 1900-1975 1
Anna Risse 1
Anson, Adrian C., 1852-1922 1
Anthony, Susan B., 1820-1906 1
Apple Creek Prairie 1
Archer, William B., 1792-1870 1
Arenz, Francis, 1800-1856 1
Arenz, John A., 1810-1898 1
Argraves, Hugh Oliver, 1922-2010 1
Armstrong, Andrew, Captain 1
Armstrong, Delilah 1
Armstrong, John, 1814-1877 1
Armstrong, Pleasant, 1798-1854 1
Arnold, Isaac N., 1815-1884 1
Audubon Society 1
Babb, Claude C. 1
Babb, Priscilla M., 1903-1969 1
Baber, Adin (Baber, Adin. Hanks family historical series) 1
Bailhache, John, 1787-1857 1
Baines, James 1
Baker, Sallie E. 1
Baker, William P., Reverend 1
Bale, Jacob 1
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss 1
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 1
Barfield, William G. 1
Barker family 1
Barnhisel, Frank L. 1
Batterton, Ira 1
Beatty (Beattie) family 1
Belknap, William W., 1829-1890 1
Bennett, Timothy 1
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