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Blatchford family papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Blatchford
Abstract Extensive collection of letters, photographs, scrapbooks, diaries, writings, and genealogical research materials centering around Chicago lead manufacturer, Newberry Library founding trustee, and Christian social activist Eliphalet Wickes Blatchford, his wife Mary Williams Blatchford, their parents and grandparents, and the families of their children, especially son Paul Blatchford, but also daughter Amy Blatchford Bliss. Families represented most heavily include Blatchford, Williams, Bliss,...
Dates: 1777-1987; Majority of material found within 1839 - 1965

Howe-Barnard family papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Howe-Barnard
Abstract Correspondence, diaries, personal and professional materials, and photographs of the Howe and Barnard families, early Chicago settlers. Included are the materials of Annie L. Howe, a missionary, teacher, and founder of Glory Kindergarten and Training School in Japan, her brother, Edward G. Howe, a science teacher who originated the practice of field trips in science classes, and Alice Lucretia Barnard, one of the first woman principals in the Chicago schools. Also contains Civil War letters of...
Dates: 1826-1999; Majority of material found within 1880-1940

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Ambrotypes (photographs) -- 1851-1900 1
Azores -- Description and travel 1
Bangor (Me.) 1
Brothers and sisters -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Central America -- Description and travel 1
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Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
College students -- Connecticut -- Correspondence 1
College students -- Massachusetts -- Correspondence 1
Congregationalists 1
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Cookbooks -- 1801-1850 1
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Cooking, American -- History -- 19th century 1
Daguerreotypes (photographs) -- 1851-1900 1
Dakota Indians -- Land tenure 1
Dakota Indians -- Missions -- South Dakota -- History 1
Deeds -- Illinois -- 1852-1925 1
Diaries -- 1801-1850 1
Diaries -- 1851-1900 1
Dwellings -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Education -- History -- 19th century 1
Europe -- Description and travel -- 19th century 1
Faith -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Families -- Correspondence 1
Female friendship -- Correspondence 1
Genealogies (histories) 1
Golf clubs (Sporting goods) -- United States 1
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871 1
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Husband and wife -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Illinois -- Genealogy 1
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Jerusalem -- Description and travel 1
Kennebunkport (Me.) 1
Kindergarten -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History 1
Kindergarten -- Japan -- History 1
Kindergarten -- United States 1
Kindergarten facilities -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Kindergarten facilities -- Japan -- History 1
Kindergarten teachers 1
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Kobe, Japan 1
Landlords -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
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Missionaries -- Arab countries 1
Missionaries -- Japan -- Correspondence 1
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Missionaries -- South Dakota 1
Mortgages -- United States -- History 1
Oak Park (Ill.) 1
Parent and adult child -- Correspondence 1
Parent and child -- United States -- Correspondence 1
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Photographs -- Presidio of San Francisco (Calif.) 1
Plats (maps) -- Washington Heights (Chicago, Ill.) -- 1885-1924 1
Postcards 1
Real estate business -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
School field trips -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century 1
School principals -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Science -- Study and teaching -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Science teachers -- United States 1
Sermons -- 1751-1800 1
Sermons -- 1801-1850 1
Sermons -- 1851-1900 1
Shipping -- Maine -- Bangor -- History 1
Soldiers -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
South America -- Description and travel 1
Tintypes (prints) -- 1851-1900 1
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United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 1
Upper class -- United States -- Social life and customs 1
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Women school principals 1
Women teachers -- History -- 19th century 1
World War, 1914-1918 1
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American University of Beirut 1
Barnard, Alice Lucretia 1
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Bethany Union Church (Chicago, Ill.) 1
Blatchford, Frances Lord 1