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Alexander, Milton K.

 Collection — Box: 165
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2234
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alexander Sympson Corps No. 70, Woman's Relief Corps

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC12
Overview Founded in 1887 in Carthage, IL as the woman’s auxiliary to Alexander Sympson Post No. 455 of the Grand Army of the Republic in order to aid the Post in their efforts to aid and assist Civil War veterans and their families. The GAR was formed amidst the turmoil of Reconstruction in an effort not only to aid and assist the veterans who had fought for the cause, but also to affect political action for the veterans. Dr. Benjamin F. Stephenson who had been a surgeon with the Fourteenth Illinois...
Dates: 1884 - 1931

Alexander, William

 Collection — Box: 135
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2086
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alfred H. Piquenard letter

 Collection — Box: 67
Identifier: MS-SC1180
Scope and Contents Letter to Homer Brown in Monticello, Ill. inviting him to the 4th of July celebration at which there will be a dinner and a concert where the children "take part as actors."
Dates: Created: June 30, 1851

Alfred J. Henderson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC277
Overview Alfred Henderson, a MacMurray College (Jacksonville, Illinois) professor and one time chairman of the history and government department, was born in England, the son of Alfred W. and Alice Dalby Henderson, but became a naturalized U.S. citizen in 1917. He was raised in Rochester, New York and worked for Eastman Kodak after graduating from high school. He then attended the University of Rochester where he received a B.A. and a M.A. and went on to earn his Ph.D. in history from Duke University....
Dates: 1924 - 1977

Alfred W. Newcombe papers

 Collection — Box: 62
Identifier: MS-SC1098
Scope and Contents Letters from Harold Ickes, Ira Copley, Charles E. Merriam, Donald Richberg and Walter S. Rogers discuss where Newcombe might look for information and some, especially Ickes, give reminiscences re: the election of 1911, LaFollette and Roosevelt.
Dates: Created: 1945 - 1946

Alkire-Ross-Leach Family

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC13
Overview Families related by the marriages of two sisters, Addie Ross Alkire and Mary E. Ross Leach. Their widowed mother, Mary Houston Ross, brought her family from Ohio to Illinois in 1858. Addie Ross married James Y. Alkire, a farmer and physician of Sherman, Illinois, and Mary E. Ross married Adoniram Judson Leach, a farmer and teacher of Elkhart, Illinois. Addie and James had six daughters and Mary and Adoniram had two sons.Family correspondence, primarily between Addie Ross Alkire,...
Dates: 1853 - 1899

Allan, Sara A.

 Collection — Box: 234
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3062
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, E. C.

 Collection — Box: 251
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3325
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen, Edward Richards

 Collection — Box: 106
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1773
Dates: Created: Date missing

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Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 7
Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 7
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Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 4
Stevenson, Adlai Ewing , I, 1835-1914 4
Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926 4
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 4
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 3
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 3
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 3
Herndon, William H. (1818-1891) 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 3
National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 3
Reynolds, John, 1788-1865 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
Arthur, Chester A., 1829-1886 2
Baber, Adin (Baber, Adin. Hanks family historical series) 2
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 2
Bohrer, Florence Fifer 2
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 2
Cadwallader, Sylvanus 2
Carlin, Thomas, 1789-1852 2
Cleveland, Josephine Preston, d. 1897 2
Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 2
Davis, David 2
Edwards, Ninan Wirt 2
Emmerson, Louis L. (Louis Lincoln), 1863-1941 2
Fifer, Joseph Wilson 2
Ford, Thomas, 1800-1850 2
Gooding, William, 1803-1878 2
Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet, Ill.) 2
Kane, Elias Kent, 1794-1835 2
Kerner, Otto, 1908-1976 2
Lincoln family 2
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 2
Marsh, William Henry 2
Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 2
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 2
McKendree College 2
McLernand, John A. (John Alexander) 2
Menard, Pierre, 1766-1844 2
Methodist Episcopal Church 2
Morris, John 2
Oakleaf, Joseph Benjamin, 1858-1930 2
Oglesby family 2
Oglesby, John Dean Gillett 2
Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 2
Palmer, John McAuley, 1870-1955 2
Pike County (Ill.) 2
Plattenburg family 2
Polk, James K. (James Knox), 1795-1849 2
Pope, Nathaniel, 1784-1850 2
Smith, John Corson, 1832-1911 2
Stevens, Frank Everett, 1856-1939 2
Trumbull, Lyman (1813-1896) 2
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 2
Unknown 2
Yates, Richard, 1860-1936 2
(James and Elizabeth) Moore family 1
(Pierre) Menard family 1
(Robert) Morrison Family 1
(Samuel) Miller family 1
ALPLM, Center for Digital Initiatives 1
Abbot, Charles W. 1
Abbott, Charles W. 1
Abbott, Othman A. 1
Abraham Lincoln Log Cabin Association 1
Academy of the Visitation (Kaskaskia, Ill.) 1
Adams, Eldora J. 1
Adams, Enola A. 1
Adams, George E. 1
Adams, Harriet L. 1
Adams, James L., 1848-1931 1
Adams, John, 1735-1826 1
Adams, Lucian B., 1816-1882 1
Adams, Margery, 1897-1983 1
Adams-Snyder Family 1
Addams, Jane, 1860-1935 1
Addeman, Joshua A. 1
Addeman, Joshua M. 1
Affleck, James, 1813-1902 1
Agniel, Charles D., 1847-1899 1
Agniel, Charles, 1812-1875 1
Agniel, Rosamond Flower, 1823-1900 1
Akerly, Adeline M., 1834-1916 1
Akerly, William F., 1832-1890 1
Akins, Joseph F. 1
Alabama Fruit and Winery Association 1
Alderfer, Lyn 1
Aldrich, Mark 1
Alexander, Ashley 1
Alger, Russell A., 1836-1907 1
Allard, Gerry (Allard, Germinal) 1
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