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Ames, Roderick D. : Ames Family Papers, ca. 1850-1900

Letters, genealogical information, and legal and financial documents of the Ames Family of Lake County, Illinois. Includes Civil War draft notices for stone mason Roderick D. Ames, and Civil War letters from his brother Joel Ames, who died in the Battle of Shiloh, Apr. 6, 1862.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Chicago, Civil War, Family Papers
Call Number: Midwest MS Ames
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