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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander & Howell (Dixon, Ill.) business records

 Collection — Box 102
Identifier: MS-SC1709
Scope and Contents Correspondence, circulars, price lists and account records pertaining to the operation of the hardware business. Collection includes correspondence from Joseph Utley and Ferris Finch concerning development of the Hennepin Canal.
Dates: Created: 1854 - 1876

Henry C. Shotwell papers

 Collection — Box 79
Identifier: MS-SC1386
Scope and Contents Letters from contemporaries and Illinois politicians endorsing the Shotwell engraving. Includes letters from Joseph Cannon, Joseph Fifer, Robert Ingersoll, Leonard Swett and T.B. Reed. Also includes note by Forest G. Sweet on using photo of Hesler and the Shotwell engraving as "a double frontispiece" for some collection of letters. Includes copy of the Shotwell engraving and a pamphlet for the product with numerous testimonials to its fineness.
Dates: Created: 1888 - 1895