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Elias H. Merryman letter

 Collection — Box: 59
Identifier: MS-SC1037
Scope and Contents Letter to Captain T.O. Duncan in Jacksonville regarding the proposed visit of the Springfield Company visiting the Jacksonville Company. Discusses all of the reasons why he doubts it will take place. Gives updates of occurrences in the regiment and asks the Captain to help him in making a visit possible.
Dates: Created: September 6, 1838

Illinois Adjutant General's militia report

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC28
Scope and Contents Consists of Adjutant General Moses K. Anderson's report to the Illinois General Assembly on the strength of the Illinois Militia for the year 1845. Certified and signed by Governor Thomas Ford.
Dates: Created: 1846

James Ward letter

 Collection — Box: 94
Identifier: MS-SC1610
Scope and Contents Letter to General Whiteside requesting that an election be held for officers in the militia for the newly formed Macon County.
Dates: Created: June 10, 1830

Leonard White document

 Collection — Box: 96
Identifier: MS-SC1647
Scope and Contents Certification by White as captain, 4th Regiment Illinois Militia, that Alexander Robertson furnished a wagon, team, and driver March 23-April 27, 1813 to haul timber for construction of a fort and blockhouses.
Dates: Created: June 10, 1813

Rochester, Illinois militia roll

 Collection — Box: 73
Identifier: MS-SC1287
Scope and Contents Signed statement by Arnold stating that he is appointing Crouch, on Sept. 13, 1862, to take the names of persons eligible for the draft. List of names with age, birthplace and occupation. Signed statement, Oct. 22, 1862, by Crouch that, to his knowledge, the list is complete.
Dates: Created: 1862

Sangamon County, Illinois militia lists

 Collection — Box: 76
Identifier: MS-SC1327-3
Scope and Contents Lists from 22 communities in Sangamon County of the names of men between the ages of 16 and 45 who are eligible for the draft. No other information than name.
Dates: Created: 1861

Thomas Wadsworth letter

 Collection — Box: 94
Identifier: MS-SC1600
Scope and Contents Letter sent from Clinton County, Illinois to General Whiteside resigning his commission as Major. Asks Whiteside to order an election for choosing a Colonel and he will attend to it.
Dates: Created: June 28, 1830

William Whiteside document

 Collection — Box: 96
Identifier: MS-SC1648
Scope and Contents Sept. 11, 1812 receipt and explanation for impressment of brass kettles and other materials from William Morrison for militia purposes; includes clarifying comment by Gov. Ninian Edwards on May 14, 1814.
Dates: Created: September 11, 1812 and May 14, 1814