Ames, Roderick D. : Ames Family Papers, 1850-1904
- 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 W. Ames, who died in the Battle of Shiloh, Apr. 6, 1862.
Extent: 0.2 linear feet - (1 box)
Subjects: Civil War, Family Papers
Call Number: Midwest MS Ames
The Ames Family Papers are open for research in the Special Collections Reading Room; 1 box at a time (Priority III).