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Anne Willer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC696
Abstract Member, Illinois House of Representatives (6th district, Democrat) from LaGrange, Illinois, 1975-1980. House committee memberships included Human Resources, Judiciary II and Personnel and Pensions. Also member of Special Committee on Correction Industries, Legislative Council, Conference of Women Legislators and League of Women Voters.Correspondence, hearing transcripts and reports concerning Willer’s involvement with hearings on teen pregnancy sponsored by the Conference of Women...
Dates: 1978 - 1980

Anonymous, Parody on "Wait for the Wagon"

 Collection — Box: 127
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2016
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anonymous, "The Christian Hero & the Union"

 Collection — Box: 109
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1826
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anson Patterson letters

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1148
Scope and Contents Four letters to Helen and one to Auntie discuss his activities, occurrences and the cost of items at Nashville, his feelings about the war and the Confederacy. Mentions those from home who are doing well, sick or dead. Describes a deserter being discharged and the music played.
Dates: Created: 1862 - 1863

Anthony, C.

 Collection — Box: 251
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3332
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anthony C. Sasso

 Collection — Box: 205
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2500
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anthony L. and Henrietta E. Knapp Papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC388
Overview Democratic member of the U.S. Congress from Jerseyville, Illinois, elected in the fall of 1861 to replace John A. McClernand. Served in the 37th and 38th Congresses (1861-1865), practiced law in Chicago, Jerseyville, and Springfield. Married his cousin Henrietta E. Knapp on November 24, 1863, and had one surviving son Anthony Wheeler. Knapp also served in the Illinois state senate from 1859-1862.Collection consists of diaries, a speech and several letters. The diaries kept by...
Dates: 1855 - 1892

Anthony Potts papers

 Collection — Box: 67
Identifier: MS-SC1204
Scope and Contents Diploma from Edinburgh College of Medicine, 1785. Three small cards from the school with Potts name written in, 1785, 1786. License to practice medicine in Illinois, 1825, signed by John Todd, President of the Board of Censors and others.
Dates: Created: 1785 - 1825

Appeal to honest Democrats

 Collection — Box: 246
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3284
Dates: Created: Date missing

Appomattox Land and Improvement Company records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-SC4016
Abstract The Appomattox Land and Improvement Company was an organization found in New York in 1891 by a group of New York businessmen, with the goal of purchasing and holding real estate, particularly the McLean “Surrender” House at Appomattox, Virginia. Under Myron E. Dunlap, the group purchased several historic structures with the intent of dismantling them and moving them to Chicago for the 1893 World’s Columbian Exposition or to Washington DC for permanent display. The house from Appomattox was...
Dates: 1891 - 1924

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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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Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 7
Reynolds, John, 1788-1865 7
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 7
Herndon, William Henry, 1818-1891 6
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 6
Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) 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
Davis, David, 1815-1886 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
Stevenson, Adlai Ewing , I, 1835-1914 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
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
Baber, Adin (Baber, Adin. Hanks family historical series) 2
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 2
Birchall, Caleb 2
Bohrer, Florence Fifer 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
Fifer, Joseph Wilson 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
Lincoln family 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
Monticello College 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
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