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Agreement between Thomas C. Sharp and Thomas Gregg

 Collection — Box: 95
Identifier: MS-SC1617
Scope and Contents Agreement for Gregg to edit the newspaper, Warsaw Signal, for which Sharp agrees to pay one-half of all fees received in his practice of law and to take Gregg on as a student of the law. Agreement to last as long as Gregg edits the paper. Agreement for one year or until mutually agreed to end. Receipts for Abraham Lincoln and Edward D. Baker for 2 year subscriptions to the Warsaw Signal, signed by Sharp.
Dates: Created: May 14, 1841

Aichinger, Elizabeth B. Williams

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

Aiden, Charles H.

 Collection — Box: 195
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2399
Dates: Created: Date missing

Aiken, Sarah D.

 Collection — Box: 119
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1925
Dates: Created: Date missing

Aikman, Samuel L.

 Collection — Box: 195
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2396
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alan J. Dixon Papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC744
Abstract Belleville police magistrate, 1949; assistant state attorney, St. Clair County, IL, 1950; member, Illinois State House of Representatives, 1951-1963; member, Illinois State Senate, 1963-1971, serving as a minority whip, 1964-1970; Illinois State Treasurer, 1971-1977; Illinois Secretary of State, 1977-1981; elected as a Democrat to the United States Senate in 1980; reelected in 1986 and served from January 3, 1981 to January 3, 1993; unsuccessful candidate for re-nomination in 1992. At the...
Dates: 1981 - 1992

Albert Chipman (76th IL Infantry) papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC114
Abstract Farmer from Yellowhead Township, Kankakee County, IL who served in Company H, 76th Illinois Infantry during the Civil War. He was born in Canada. He came to Illinois and in 1849 he and Sophronia Joyner were married. They had two sons, Azel and Frank. He joined the Infantry in 1862 and was made 3rd Sergeant, Company H, of the 76th Regiment in August of 1862. His regiment served in Tennessee, Mississippi and Louisiana. They spent much time around Vicksburg. At the end of the war, Albert who...
Dates: 1862 - 1893; Majority of material found within 1862 - 1865

Albert E. Plattenburg letter

 Collection — Box: 67
Identifier: MS-SC1186
Scope and Contents Transcript of a letter to his mother discusses recent elections in Fulton County, the defeat of the Democrats there and the impeachment of Andrew Johnson.
Dates: Created: November 13, 1866

Albert G. Parker funeral address for James C. Allen

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1142
Scope and Contents Funeral address recounting the life, character and successes of Judge James Cameron Allen.
Dates: Created: February 1, 1912

Albert G. Wolford letter

 Collection — Box: 99
Identifier: MS-SC1680-A
Scope and Contents Letter, May 7, 1861, to his brother in Louisville, Kentucky, commenting on military activities in Alton and Cairo, Illinois and on his familiarity with Abraham Lincoln: " I have known him for twenty three years, and he means what he says."
Dates: Created: May 7, 1861

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Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889 4
Davis, David, 1815-1886 4
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Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 4
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Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 4
Martin, William, d. 1855 4
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Rawlins, John A. (John Aaron), 1831-1869 4
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First Presbyterian Church of Springfield, Illinois 3
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National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 3
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Andrus, Leonard, 1803-1867 2
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Arthur, Chester A., 1829-1886 2
Baber, Adin (Baber, Adin. Hanks family historical series) 2
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