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Allen, John W.

 Collection — Box: 246
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3289
Dates: Created: Date missing

Allen Nevins commencement address

 Collection — Box: 62
Identifier: MS-SC1097
Scope and Contents Copy of commencement speech delivered at the University of Illinois in Urbana, Illinois, June 1953. Discusses the importance of Illinois from before the American Revolution and the many people from Illinois who have been devoted to the idea and the perpetuation of democracy.
Dates: Created: June 1953

Allen, Robert

 Collection — Box: 259
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3455
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alona

 Collection — Box: 242
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3231
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alonzo G. Payne diary

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1152
Scope and Contents Typed transcript of diary kept during the last months of the war discusses travels through Mississippi and back to Tennessee where they remain for the duration of the war, his activities and those of his company. Mentions numerous others in the regiment giving tidbits of information about them. After the war talks of work done with Lieutenant Clad to finish up the work of the regiment. Speaks of his wife and family often.
Dates: Created: January 1 - June 22, 1865

Alonzo Smith letters

 Collection — Box: 80
Identifier: MS-SC1411
Scope and Contents Letters to Harmon T. Gallup in Michigan. Letter, 1853, describes torrential rainfalls, snow fall "12 or 15 feet" that killed men, animals and caved in houses, and an avalanche. Gives the prices of provisions. Describes the living conditions of many of the miners. Describes California as the "rufist place of all" with "drinking gambling charousing cheeting cussing and swaring lying they say Sunday never got any farther than Acapulco". Letter, 1854, gives a description of sluice mining.
Dates: Created: 1853 - 1854

Alphabetical list of Springfield, Illinois citizens or "snow birds"

 Collection — Box: 83
Identifier: MS-SC1453
Scope and Contents List of people living in Springfield, Illinois during the winter of 1830/31 during the "deep snow". Lists name of adult males, wife and children if any, date of settling in Springfield, lot where located and occupation. The list was compiled by Z.A. Enos.
Dates: Created: Undated

ALPLM, Center for Digital Initiatives Collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 01-10-001
Scope and Contents Includes hard drives holding JPG, TIFF, and PDF scans made by Center for Digital Initiatives staff. Contents include scans of images from the Audiovisual department's photography collection used to populate Chronicling Illinois; scans from the Manuscripts department's Yates Family Papers; scans of the newspapers the Sangamo Journal and the Old Soldier; scans of sheet music; and other ALPLM-held...
Dates: Created: 2012-2015; Other: Date acquired: 12/15/2016

Alton & Sangamon Railroad Co. stock certificate

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 25
Scope and Contents Certificate for 2 shares of railroad stock issued to John C. Crowder, June 17, 1853. Springfield, Illinois, stock subscription book raising funds for the railroad's construction, opened May 20, 1847. Abraham Lincoln signed for 2 shares, certificate no. 85.
Dates: Created: Date missing

Alton (General Merchandise) Store

 Collection — Box: 155
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2191
Dates: Created: Date missing

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American Civil War, 1861-1865 155
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Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 17
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 10
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Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 9
Stuart, John T. (John Todd), 1807-1885 9
Reynolds, John, 1788-1865 8
Sangamon County (Ill.) 8
Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896 8
Lincoln, Abraham (1809-1865) 7
Lincoln, Mary Todd, 1818-1882 7
Seward, William H. (William Henry), 1801-1872 7
Browning, Orville Hickman, 1806-1881 6
Democratic Party (U.S.) 6
Herndon, William Henry, 1818-1891 6
Illinois. Circuit Court (Sangamon County) 6
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 6
Kane, Elias Kent, 1794-1835 6
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 6
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
Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889 3
Duncan, Joseph, 1794-1844 3
Grant, Julia Dent, 1826-1902 3
Horner, Henry 3
Illinois Central Railroad Company 3
Illinois College 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 3
Martin, William, d. 1855 3
McClernand, John A. (John Alexander), 1812-1900 3
McKendree College 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, Joseph, Jr., 1805-1844 3
Speed, Joshua F. (Joshua Fry), 1814-1882 3
Stevens, Frank Everett, 1856-1939 3
Thomas family (Madison County, Illinois) 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
Bailhache, John, 1787-1857 2
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
Deere, John, 1804-1886 2
Devens, Charles 2
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