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Andrew O'Connor letter

 Collection — Box: 63
Identifier: MS-SC1115
Scope and Contents Letter to Jessie Palmer Weber at the Illinois State Historical Society in answer to her question re: the length of Abraham Lincoln's arms. The letter was sent from Paris, France where he was living at the time.
Dates: Created: June 19, 1925

Andrews Family

 Collection — Box: 239
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3164
Dates: Created: Date missing

Andrews Family Papers

 Collection — Box: 101
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1706
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anna Ridgely Hudson Diaries

 Collection
Identifier: BC304
Overview Young woman in Springfield, Illinois, who wrote about her social and religious activities and her feelings about these, while growing into womanhood as the daughter of a prominent Springfield banker, Nicholas H. Ridgley. Anna was one of thirteen children. Her father came from Maryland, where his father owned a tobacco plantation. In 1835 he was appointed the cashier from the State Bank of Illinois and remained with it until it closed. In 1866 he and two of his sons formed the Ridgely National...
Dates: 1860-1862, 1865-1872

Anna Risse Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC760
Abstract Anna Risse worked in the Illinois governor's office from the 1930s to the 1970s, serving as stenographer or secretary for governors Louis Emmerson, Henry Horner, Dwight Green, and Adlai Stevenson II. The collection contains letters and greeting cards written to and from Risse, many of them from Ambassador William Blair and Governor Stevenson. The collection also contains newspaper clippings and photographs.
Dates: Created: 1932-1978; Other: Date acquired: 00/00/2014

Anne Willer papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC696
Abstract Member, Illinois House of Representatives (6th district, Democrat) from LaGrange, Illinois, 1975-1980. House committee memberships included Human Resources, Judiciary II and Personnel and Pensions. Also member of Special Committee on Correction Industries, Legislative Council, Conference of Women Legislators and League of Women Voters.Correspondence, hearing transcripts and reports concerning Willer’s involvement with hearings on teen pregnancy sponsored by the Conference of Women...
Dates: 1978 - 1980

Anonymous, Parody on "Wait for the Wagon"

 Collection — Box: 127
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2016
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anonymous, "The Christian Hero & the Union"

 Collection — Box: 109
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 1826
Dates: Created: Date missing

Anson Patterson letters

 Collection — Box: 65
Identifier: MS-SC1148
Scope and Contents Four letters to Helen and one to Auntie discuss his activities, occurrences and the cost of items at Nashville, his feelings about the war and the Confederacy. Mentions those from home who are doing well, sick or dead. Describes a deserter being discharged and the music played.
Dates: Created: 1862 - 1863

Anthony, C.

 Collection — Box: 251
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 3332
Dates: Created: Date missing

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Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 4
Oglesby, Richard J. (Richard James), 1824-1899 4
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Seymour, Horatio, 1810-1886 4
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Weber, Jessie Palmer, 1863-1926 4
Yates, Richard, 1815-1873 4
Herndon, William H. (1818-1891) 3
Illinois. General Assembly 3
Johnson, Andrew, 1808-1875 3
Lovejoy, Owen, 1811-1864 3
Abraham Lincoln Association 2
Adams, James, 1783-1843 2
Adams, John Quincy, 1767-1848 2
Banks, Nathaniel Prentiss, 1816-1894 2
Bohrer, Florence Fifer 2
Cadwallader, Sylvanus 2
Cleveland, Josephine Preston, d. 1897 2
Codding, Ichabod, 1810-1866 2
Cullom, Shelby M. (Shelby Moore), 1829-1914 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
Frémont, John Charles, 1813-1890 2
Gooding, William, 1803-1878 2
Grand Army of the Republic. Department of Illinois 2
Illinois State Penitentiary (Joliet, Ill.) 2
Marsh, William Henry 2
Masters, Edgar Lee, 1868-1950 2
Matheny, Charles R.,, 1786-1839 2
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 2
McKendree College 2
McLernand, John A. (John Alexander) 2
Menard, Pierre, 1766-1844 2
Methodist Episcopal Church 2
Morris, John 2
National Lincoln Monument Association (Springfield, Ill.) 2
Oakleaf, Joseph Benjamin, 1858-1930 2
Oglesby family 2
Oglesby, John Dean Gillett 2
Palmer, John M. (John McAuley), 1817-1900 2
Reynolds, John, 1788-1865 2
Smith, John Corson, 1832-1911 2
Stevens, Frank Everett, 1856-1939 2
Trumbull, Lyman (1813-1896) 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, Othman A. 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 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
Allard, Gerry, 1908-1965 1
Allen, George Washington, 1801-1865 1
Allen, James Cameron, 1822-1912 1
Allen, Millicent Blanchard, 1838-1922 1
Allen, William A., 1830-1891 1
Allen, William J., 1828-1901 1
Allen, Willis, 1806-1859 1
Allen, Winthrop S. G., 1837-1901 1
Allison, William B., 1829-1908 1
Almqvist, C. J. L. (Carl Jonas Love), 1793-1866 1
Altgeld, Emma Ford, 1847-1915 1
Altgeld, John P., 1847-1902 1
American Baptist Churches of the Great Rivers Region 1
American Federation of Labor 1
Amerman, John C. 1
Anderson, Moses K., 1803-1882 1
Andrus, Leonard, 1803-1867 1
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