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Collection — Box: 95
Scope and Contents Notice warning specific citizens who voted for Abraham Lincoln for president in 1860 or who favored abolition to leave town by February 1, 1861. Ceredo was part of Virginia at this time. Citizens named include W. B. Wilson, Enos Mowrey, Arthur F. Morse, William McFarland, and Ottswell Worrall and son.
Dates: Created: January 1861
Scope and Contents The George Flower Papers, including correspondence, journal, essays, genealogical materials, printed materials, and clippings, George and Richard Flower wrote numerous letters to Robert Barnard, a friend and business associate in Washington, D.C. Topics covered in the collection include life at Albion, the Mount Carmel and New Albany Railroad Company land values, agricultural methods and markets, and activities at New Harmony, Indiana. The Edwards County Centennial (1918) and Sesquicentennial...
Dates: Created: 1787-1964; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1967
Abstract Collection consists of letters, sermons, speeches, news clippings and published material that document the public career and family life of Ichabod Codding.
Dates: Created: 1807-1937; Other: Majority of material found in 1836-1883; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1988
Collection — Multiple Containers
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
Collection — Box: 80
Scope and Contents Small notebook containing clippings concerning the power of Congress to legislate on slavery.
Dates: Created: 1850
Collection — Box: 67
Scope and Contents Letter to Mr. Robinson, re: the Society's inability to hire more agents due to "supplying the sinews of such a war as this" for which he "would not have voted the appropriations" and is sure "Hovey" would not have approved. Encourages him to continue to "proclaim the gospel" and raise money at his meetings.
Dates: Created: August 27, 1864
- Subject: Abolition X
- Slavery 3
- Personal papers 2
- Abolitionists 1
- Albion (Ill.) 1
- American Civil War, 1861-1865 1
- Ceredo (W. Va.) 1
- Family papers 1
- Illinois Secretary of State 1
- Illinois State Supreme Court 1
- Legislation 1
- Presidents--elections--1860 1
- Saint Clair County (Ill.) 1
- United States Congress 1
- United States Senate 1 ∧ less
- Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 1
- Flower, George 1
- Hovey, Charles F., 1807-1859 1
- Massachusetts Anti-Slavery Society 1
- Pillsbury, Parker, 1809-1898 1
- Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 1 ∧ less