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Newkirk, John C., 1810-1890 : John C. Newkirk Papers, 1839-1856

Legal, financial, and social correspondence written to John C. Newkirk concerning the development of Joliet, Illinois. The bulk of the correspondence centers upon the business relationship between Newkirk and his law partner, John M. Wilson, both of whom had invested in Joliet prospects prior to the Panic of 1837.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Business
Call Number: VAULT Ruggles 482
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The John C. Newkirk Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).