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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 (General Merchandise) Store

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

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 Spectator subscription book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS-SC23
Scope and Contents Consists of a bound volume contianing a list of subscribers to the Alton Spectator newspaper, giving local, state and out-of-state names.
Dates: Created: 1836

Amalgamated Meat Cutters and Butcher Workmen of North America, AFL-CIO Local 566

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC16
Abstract Founded in 1896, under instruction of the American Federation of Labor as an organization for the butcher workmen of America with its headquarters in Chicago, Ill. During post World War II, under the leadership of Secretary-Treasurer Patrick Gorman, the union grew steadily. In 1951 the union merged with the United Leather Workers International Union, in 1955 with the Stockyard Association of America and the International Fur and Leather Workers Union of the United States and Canada, and in...
Dates: 1942 - 1965

Amanda Benton Smith, "A short sketch of the trials of Mrs. Robert F. Smith at the killing of the Smiths, the Mormon's Prophet"

 Collection — Box: 81
Identifier: MS-SC1434
Scope and Contents Reminiscence of her experiences fleeing the town with her children after the Smiths were killed and the town was fearful of reprisal from the Mormons in Nauvoo. Handwritten copy and typescript.
Dates: Created: Undated

Amasa Stevens Booth papers

 Collection
Identifier: BC65
Abstract Wagon and carriage maker in Springfield, Illinois in partnership with his father, Albert, until his death in 1873, then in partnership with Alex McCosker (1835-1918) who was married to his sister, Mary Ester Booth (1840-1909). Born in Exeter, Maine in 1836, the son of Albert (1813-1873) and Hannah (Stevens) Booth. The family came to Illinois around 1840 and settled on a farm about seven miles from Springfield. In 1854, the family moved to Springfield and Albert started his carriage and wagon...
Dates: 1848 - 1897

Amass, Edwin

 Collection — Box: 155
Identifier: 02-08-001-Small Collection 2190
Dates: Created: Date missing

Amelia Roberts journal

 Collection — Box: 72
Identifier: MS-SC1278
Scope and Contents Descriptive diary of trip by waterways through Pennsylvania, Virginia, Ohio, Indiana and Illinois. Travels to Charleston, Pekin, Peoria, and to Spoon River. Attends some social activities. Describes a storm and finding a boat wreck while on the river, how helpful the husbands are to wives in the west and several encounters with Indians. Returned to New York via Chicago, Milwaukee, Detroit, Buffalo and on to New York. Includes typed transcript.
Dates: Created: 1835

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Conkling, James Cook, 1816-1889 4
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