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Adam W. Snyder letter

 Collection — Box: 82
Identifier: MS-SC1439
Scope and Contents Letter, Oct. 27, 1834, to James Semple, past Illinois Attorney General and member of the Illinois legislature, in Edwardsville re: support of Major Webb over Reynolds and the possibility of trading for Semple's "gig".
Dates: Created: October 27, 1834

Adams County Bicentennial Commission records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC4
Overview Authorized October 22, 1974 by the Adams County Board for the purpose of coordinating activities that involved the people of the county in celebrating the Bicentennial year, initiating additional projects, and creating an awareness of what was to happen during the Bicentennial. Members to the commission were appointed by the County Board. Charles Radel served as chairman of the commission which met monthly, with all members of the commission to be present, as well as the chairmen of each...
Dates: 1974 - 1977

Adams, Katharine K.

 Collection — Box: 154
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2188
Dates: Created: Date missing

Adams-Snyder Family Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC5
Abstract Family from Springfield, Illinois, consisting of lawyers and farmers. James Adams (1783-1843) was Springfield's first attorney. His son, Lucian B. (1816-1882) was also an attorney and a justice of the peace. Lucian married Margery A. Reed (1824-1890) and had four children: Harriet L., Enola A., Eldora J., and James L. (1848-1931). James L. was a fruit farmer and truck gardener. He had two children from his first wife, Florence Roe; and two children from his second wife, Laura Snyder...
Dates: Created: 1813-1989; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1982

Adeline J. Geo-Karis papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC239
Scope and Content The Adeline J. Geo-Karis Papers, 1973-2007, consist of 53.42 cubic feet of constituent correspondence with smaller amounts of legislative bills, newsletters, reports and newsclippings. Geo-Karis’ work as a state representative and her terms as a state senator are documented. The Alphabetical Files can be used only with Geo-Karis’ written permission, but the rest of the papers are open to research. The collection is divided into six series: Illinois House of Representatives Papers,...
Dates: 1973 - 2007

Adin and Dexter Baber papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC30
Overview Edgar County (Kansas and Dudley, Illinois) livestock and grain commission merchants.

Business correspondence, shipping records, contracts, and sales and purchase records documenting the livestock commission business of A. Baber and Company, a local firm with an Indianapolis, Indiana, office, and Dexter Baber’s grain and livestock operations.
Dates: 1840 - 1949

Adin Baber Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AV-01-05-Baber
Dates: Existence: 1892 - 1974

Adin Baber Hanks Genealogical Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MS-BC29
Scope and Contents Contains correspondence, documents, and miscellaneous papers used for writing several studies of the Nancy Hanks family and for compiling the genealogy, "The Hanks Family of Virginia and Westward..." (privately printed, Kansas, Illinois, 1965). A hundred or more books about the Hanks family accompany the papers.
Dates: Other: Dummy Date

Adlai E. Stevenson Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC611
Scope and Contents The Adlai E. Stevenson I Family Papers, 1830-1966, consist of 2.3 linear feet of original materials and 2 rolls of microfilm copies of materials the originals of which are not found elsewhere in the collection. These materials include correspondence, invitations, certificates, speeches, recipes, research notes, scrapbooks, photographs, diaries, unpublished papers, news clippings, published material and genealogical material concerning the private lives and the public careers of the Adlai E....
Dates: 1830 - 1966

Adlai E. Stevenson II Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AV-01-06-Stevenson II
Dates: 1900 - 1965

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Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 8
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Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 7
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 6
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Smith, John Corson, 1832-1911 6
Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926 6
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 5
Edwards, Ninian Wirt 5
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 5
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Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 5
Davis, David, 1815-1886 4
Edwards, Ninian, 1775-1833 4
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 4
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 4
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 4
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Rawlins, John A. (John Aaron), 1831-1869 4
Republican Party (Ill.) 4
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 4
Springfield (Ill.) 4
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Stevenson, Adlai Ewing , I, 1835-1914 4
Todd, John, 1787-1865 4
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 3
Angle, Paul M., 1900-1975 3
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 3
Baker, Edward Dickinson, 1811-1861 3
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 3
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881 3
Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902 3
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 3
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Grant, Julia Dent, 1826-1902 3
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Illinois Central Railroad Company 3
Illinois College 3
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Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 3
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McKendree College 3
Monticello College 3
National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 3
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Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 3
Peck, John Mason, 1789-1858 3
Pope, Nathaniel, 1784-1850 3
Pruyne, Peter 3
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 3
Sandburg, Carl, 1878-1967 3
Sangamon County (Ill.) County Commissioners Court 3
Sheridan, Philip Henry, 1831-1888 3
Shields, James, 1806-1879 3
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 3
Speed, Joshua F. (Joshua Fry), 1814-1882 3
Stevens, Frank Everett, 1856-1939 3
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 3
Thomas family (Madison County, Illinois) 3
Treat, Samuel Hubbel, 1811-1887 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Andrus, Leonard, 1803-1867 2
Archer, William B., 1792-1870 2
Arthur, Chester A., 1829-1886 2
Baber, Adin (Baber, Adin. Hanks family historical series) 2
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Birchall, Caleb 2
Bohrer, Florence Fifer 2
Breese, Sidney 2
Cadwallader, Sylvanus 2
Calhoun, John, 1806-1859 2
Cannon, Joseph Gurney , 1836-1926 2
Carlin, Thomas, 1789-1852 2
Cartwright, Peter, 1785-1872 2
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 2
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 2
Cleveland, Josephine Preston, d. 1897 2
Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 2
Conference Convention (1861 : Washington, D.C.) 2
Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834 2
Davis, Jefferson, 1808-1889 2
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