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Adlai E. Stevenson II Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC612
Scope and Content The Adlai E. Stevenson Papers, 1880-1965, consist of 170 cubic feet of campaign materials, county records, card indexes, lists, financial statements, correspondence, voting records, speeches, advertising, minutes, news releases, memoranda, magazine articles, newspaper clippings, legislative bills, resolutions, genealogical records, blueprints, maps, reports, vouchers, scrapbooks, and postcards documenting Stevenson’s career as governor of Illinois. The bulk of the material dates from 1948 to...
Dates: 1880 - 1965; Majority of material found within 1948 - 1952

Adlai E. Stevenson III Collection

 Collection
Identifier: AV-01-06-Stevenson III
Dates: 1930 - 2000

Adlai Ewing Stevenson III Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC614
Scope and Content The Adlai E. Stevenson III Papers, 1890-2000, consist of 323 linear feet of papers pertaining to Stevenson's family, political career, public service, and business interests. The papers include personal, constituent, staff, political and business correspondence and memoranda; campaign documents and artifacts; speeches and manuscripts; legislative reports and reference material; legislation; schedules and travel agendas. The collection is arranged in six series: Personal and Family Files, Early...
Dates: 1890 - 2000

Adolph Berger scrapbooks

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Identifier: BC52
Overview German-born physician who practiced medicine in Lebanon, Illinois.Scrapbooks of newspaper clippings relating to international and national events, local politics, famous personalities, and family matters. Topics include the Franco-Prussian War, Russo-Japanese War, Boer War, Spanish-American War, Cuba, Panama Canal, German unification, the Dreyfus case, McKinley assassination, San Francisco earthquake, the silver issue, temperance, Missouri machine politics, and the 1897 murder of...
Dates: 1854 - 1912

Aetna Foundry and Machine Company records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC7
Overview Incorporated in 1891 in Springfield, Ill. as a foundry and engine building and repair business. The first president was E. F. Smith. Ca. 1900 George N. Black became president of the company until his death in 1908. The company ceased to exist under that name shortly after that.Cash book, ledger, trial balance sheets and engine orders. Cash book includes entries from 1899-1908. Trial balance sheets covers from January 1906 through April 1907 and incomplete entries for 1908 and...
Dates: 1899 - 1909

AFL-CIO, Region 1, Office of Regional Director records

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Identifier: MS-BC8
Overview Regional office of the AFL-CIO, the national federation of labor unions formed by the merger of the American Federation of Labor and the Congress of Industrial Organizations in 1955. The regional directors are appointed by the president of the AFL-CIO to represent him by administering staff and regional organizations in carrying out the policies set forth by the national organization. Reorganization in 1974 redrew geographic regions, changing Region 14 (Illinois and Iowa) to Region 1...
Dates: 1952 - 1981

Afro-American Studies and Research Program records

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC9
Overview Program begun in 1969 at the University of Illinois in Champaign, not as a specific department or a major but with twenty five classes offered in various programs, then received a grant in 1981, under the leadership of Dr. Gerald McWhorter, to develop a core curriculum. Although the program had been in existence for ten years when McWhorter took over as director, very few students were taking it as a minor and budgetary cuts had prevented it from growing. Under McWhorter, a curriculum grant...
Dates: 1980 - 1984

Agniel Family papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC11
Scope and Contents Collection consists of family and business papers, including accounts with New Harmony (Ind.) post office, ferriage bills, medical and education expenses, an 1828-1831 recipe book and correspondence of the younger Charles Agniel.
Dates: Created: 1828 - 1899

Agreement between Thomas C. Sharp and Thomas Gregg

 Collection — Box: 95
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1617
Dates: Created: Date missing

Aichinger, Elizabeth B. Williams

 Collection — Box: 244
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3265
Dates: Created: Date missing

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Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 8
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Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 7
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 7
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 6
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Kane, Elias Kent, 1794-1835 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
Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886 5
Logan, Stephen T. (Stephen Trigg), 1800-1880 5
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
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 4
Rawlins, John A. (John Aaron), 1831-1869 4
Republican Party (Ill.) 4
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 4
Springfield (Ill.) 4
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 4
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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McKendree College 3
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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
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Shields, James, 1806-1879 3
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Speed, Joshua F. (Joshua Fry), 1814-1882 3
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Treat, Samuel Hubbel, 1811-1887 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
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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
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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
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Crawford, William Harris, 1772-1834 2
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