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E. R. Roe letters

 Collection — Box: 73
Identifier: MS-SC1292
Scope and Contents Letters to Birchall and Owens re: supplies, problems with orders and his account with them.
Dates: Created: 1850 - 1852

Edward Scofield letters

 Collection — Box: 78
Identifier: MS-SC1352
Scope and Contents Letters to his father, Peter, and brother, Charles, back in Connecticut. Letter, 1832, scolds them for not having written to him since he has been gone, mentions the Indian War, a severe drought, the growth of Jacksonville and the school, his financial situation and the Juvenile Sewing Society awarding him clothing and tuition. Letter, 1833, to brother recalls their unfriendly parting, the death of their mother and other siblings, and the state of his brothers mortal soul. Also the formation of...
Dates: Created: 1832 - 1834

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

Eloise Griffith Pitner journal and composition book

 Collection — Box: 67
Identifier: MS-SC1182
Scope and Contents Copybook kept while she was a student at Springfield High School contains essays written by Eloise. Journal, 1898, describes mostly household business and social activities she participates in. References to her husband and to her father, also a physician, and his poor health and stroke.
Dates: Created: 1875 - 1898

Gurdon P. Randall letters

 Collection — Box: 69
Identifier: MS-SC1232
Scope and Contents Three letters consisting of 13 pages, written May 8, 1867, Jan. 2, 1868 and Jan. 31, 1868 regarding the plans he had drawn and payment for them. Discusses the plans and numerous changes he made in them and what are worth. Wants to be paid.
Dates: Created: 1867 - 1868