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Eden-Martin family : Eden-Martin Family Papers, ca. 1827-1961

Papers pertaining to the family of Illinois U.S. Representative John R. Eden (1826-1909). The majority of the material primarily concerns John R. Edenís daughter Rose, her husband Ivory J. Martin, and their children. The papers also contain correspondence and material relating to the Taylor and Pifer families, who were the in-laws of Rose and Ivoryís son, Robert W. Martin. (Robert Martin married Ruth Pifer, daughter of Hattie Taylor and Finley Pifer).
Extent: 23.7 linear feet - (20 boxes and 1 oversize box)
Subjects: Business, Family Papers, Journalism, Politics
Call Number: Midwest MS Eden
Finding Aids:
The Eden-Martin Family Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).