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Worthen, Amos Henry

 Collection — Box: 229
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2967
Dates: Created: Date missing

Worthington, Harriet E.

 Collection — Box: 229
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2968
Dates: Created: Date missing

Wright, Annette S.

 Collection — Box: 232
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3029
Dates: Created: Date missing

Wright, Benjamin Green

 Collection — Box: 190
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2348
Dates: Created: Date missing

Wright, Erastus

 Collection — Box: 229
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2963
Dates: Created: Date missing

Wright, Marcus Joseph

 Collection — Box: 229
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2969
Dates: Created: Date missing

WWII Soldiers Reminiscences

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC712
Abstract In 1993 the Illinois Historical Society placed articles in newspapers around the sate announcing its intent to collect oral histories of people who had lived through WWII. As stated they wanted oral histories of “the common people’s memories.” Some of the WWII veterans responded by sending diaries kept during the war and others sent written remembrances. The respondents included soldiers from the United States Army, Air Force, Navy, Marines, Coast Guard, a prisoner of war and a man who had...
Dates: 1940-1945, 1990-1995

Wyatt B. Stapp Mexican-American War roster

 Collection — Box: 85
Identifier: MS-SC1471
Scope and Contents Roster of soldiers in Captain Stapp's company who returned to Monmouth, Illinois from Mexico. States that sixty-three men had left for the war of which 22 died, 1 deserted and 9 were discharged, leaving 31 names on the list of returnees.
Dates: Created: Circa 1848

Wyatt, William

 Collection — Box: 100
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1698
Dates: Created: Date missing

Wylie, Alexander E.

 Collection — Box: 119
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1933
Dates: Created: Date missing

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American Civil War, 1861-1865 192
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Springfield (Ill.) 45
Sangamon County (Ill.) 32
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Slavery 28
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Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 22
Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 18
Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 11
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 10
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Stuart, John T. (John Todd), 1807-1885 9
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 9
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 8
Reynolds, John, 1788-1865 8
Sangamon County (Ill.) 8
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 8
Springfield (Ill.) 8
Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926 8
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 7
Democratic Party (U.S.) 7
Herndon, William Henry, 1818-1891 7
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 7
Kane, Elias Kent, 1794-1835 7
Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) 7
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 7
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 7
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 6
Edwards, Ninian Wirt 6
Edwards, Ninian, 1775-1833 6
Illinois. Circuit Court (Sangamon County) 6
Smith, John Corson, 1832-1911 6
Burnside, Ambrose Everett, 1824-1881 5
Logan, John Alexander, 1826-1886 5
Logan, Stephen T. (Stephen Trigg), 1800-1880 5
Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 5
Republican Party (Ill.) 5
Smith, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 5
Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 5
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 4
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 4
Cist, Henry Martyn, 1839-1902 4
Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889 4
Davis, David, 1815-1886 4
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 4
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 4
Grant, Julia Dent, 1826-1902 4
Horner, Henry 4
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 4
Martin, William, d. 1855 4
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 4
Rawlins, John A. (John Aaron), 1831-1869 4
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 4
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 4
Stevenson, Adlai Ewing , I, 1835-1914 4
Todd, John, 1787-1865 4
Weik, Jesse William, 1857-1930 4
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 3
Angle, Paul M., 1900-1975 3
Badeau, Adam, 1831-1895 3
Baker, Edward Dickinson, 1811-1861 3
Baker, Henry S., 1824-1897 3
Belknap, William W. (William Worth), 1829-1890 3
Bunn, John W. 3
Cannon, Joseph Gurney , 1836-1926 3
Clay, Cassius Marcellus, 1810-1903 3
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 3
Duncan, Joseph, 1794-1844 3
First Presbyterian Church of Springfield, Illinois 3
Illinois Central Railroad Company 3
Illinois College 3
Illinois State Historical Society 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 3
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 3
McKendree College 3
Menard, Pierre, 1766-1844 3
Monticello College 3
National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 3
Nicolay, John G. (John George), 1832-1901 3
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, Hyrum, 1800-1844 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
Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852 3
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 3
Yates, Richard, 1860-1936 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Allen, James Cameron, 1822-1912 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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