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Allen, Edward Richards

 Collection — Box: 106
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1773
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, Henry A.

 Collection — Box: 132
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2064
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, John W.

 Collection — Box: 246
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3289
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen Nevins commencement address

 Collection — Box: 62
Identifier: MS-SC1097
Scope and Contents Copy of commencement speech delivered at the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, June 1953. Discusses the importance of Illinois from before the American Revolution and the many people from Illinois who have been devoted to the idea and the perpetuation of democracy.
Dates: Created: June 1953

Allen, Robert

 Collection — Box: 259
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3455
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alona

 Collection — Box: 242
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3231
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alonzo G. Payne diary

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1152
Scope and Contents Typed transcript of diary kept during the last months of the war discusses travels through Mississippi and back to Tennessee where they remain for the duration of the war, his activities and those of his company. Mentions numerous others in the regiment giving tidbits of information about them. After the war talks of work done with Lieutenant Clad to finish up the work of the regiment. Speaks of his wife and family often.
Dates: Created: January 1 - June 22, 1865

Alonzo Smith letters

 Collection — Box: 80
Identifier: MS-SC1411
Scope and Contents Letters to Harmon T. Gallup in Michigan. Letter, 1853, describes torrential rainfalls, snow fall "12 or 15 feet" that killed men, animals and caved in houses, and an avalanche. Gives the prices of provisions. Describes the living conditions of many of the miners. Describes California as the "rufist place of all" with "drinking gambling charousing cheeting cussing and swaring lying they say Sunday never got any farther than Acapulco". Letter, 1854, gives a description of sluice mining.
Dates: Created: 1853 - 1854

ALPLM, Center for Digital Initiatives Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 01-10-001
Scope and Contents Includes hard drives holding JPG, TIFF, and PDF scans made by Center for Digital Initiatives staff. Contents include scans of images from the Audiovisual department's photography collection used to populate Chronicling Illinois; scans from the Manuscripts department's Yates Family Papers; scans of the newspapers the Sangamo Journal and the Old Soldier; scans of sheet music; and other ALPLM-held...
Dates: Created: 2012-2015; Other: Date acquired: 12/15/2016

Alton & Sangamon Railroad Co. stock certificate

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 25
Scope and Contents Certificate for 2 shares of railroad stock issued to John C. Crowder, June 17, 1853. Springfield, Illinois, stock subscription book raising funds for the railroad's construction, opened May 20, 1847. Abraham Lincoln signed for 2 shares, certificate no. 85.
Dates: Created: Date missing

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Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 79
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 16
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 15
Sangamon County (Ill.) 8
Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 8
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Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 7
Herndon, William Henry, 1818-1891 6
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 6
Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) 6
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 6
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 6
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 6
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 6
Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926 6
Illinois. Circuit Court (Sangamon County) 5
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 5
Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 5
Smith, John Corson, 1832-1911 5
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 4
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 4
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 4
Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886 4
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 4
Republican Party (Ill.) 4
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 4
Stuart, John T. (John Todd), 1807-1885 4
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 3
Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889 3
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 3
Davis, David, 1815-1886 3
Edwards, Ninian Wirt 3
Grant, Julia Dent, 1826-1902 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 3
Kane, Elias Kent, 1794-1835 3
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 3
McKendree College 3
National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 3
Pruyne, Peter 3
Rawlins, John A. (John Aaron), 1831-1869 3
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 3
Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888 3
Shields, James, 1806-1879 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
Angle, Paul M., 1900-1975 2
Archer, William B., 1792-1870 2
Arthur, Chester A., 1829-1886 2
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 2
Birchall, Caleb 2
Breese, Sidney 2
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881 2
Cadwallader, Sylvanus 2
Carlin, Thomas, 1789-1852 2
Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Cleveland, Josephine Preston, d. 1897 2
Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 2
Democratic Party (U.S.) 2
Duncan, Joseph, 1794-1844 2
Emmerson, Louis L. (Louis Lincoln), 1863-1941 2
Ford, Thomas, 1800-1850 2
Forrest, Nathan Bedford, 1821-1877 2
Gooding, William, 1803-1878 2
Hatch, Ozias M., 1814-1893 2
Horner, Henry 2
Illinois College 2
Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet, Ill.) 2
Illinois. Auditor's Office 2
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 2
Israel Rogers family 2
Kerner, Otto, 1908-1976 2
Logan, Stephen T. (Stephen Trigg), 1800-1880 2
Lovejoy, Elijah P., 1802-1837 2
Marsh, William Henry 2
Martin, William, d. 1855 2
Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 2
Matteson, Joel A. (Joel Aldrich), 1808-1873 2
McLernand, John A. (John Alexander) 2
Mead, Richard Homer 2
Menard, Pierre, 1766-1844 2
Methodist Episcopal Church 2
Miller, Joseph Warren 2
Morris, John 2
Morrison, Robert 2
Morrison, William 2
Oakleaf, Joseph Benjamin, 1858-1930 2
Oglesby family 2
Oglesby, John Dean Gillett 2
Owen, T. J. V. (Thomas Jefferson Vance) 2
Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 2
Palmer, John McAuley, 1870-1955 2
Parker, Ely Samuel, 1828-1895 2
Peck, John Mason, 1789-1858 2
Pike County (Ill.) 2
Plattenburg family 2
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849 2
Pope, Nathaniel, 1784-1850 2
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