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Chase Hall Dickinson Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-DickinsonC
Abstract Correspondence and diary of Civil War soldier Chase Hall Dickinson (1838-1893), of the Illinois Chicago Mercantile Light Artillery Battery. Dickinson wrote home to his mother, father, and sister Louise from 1862-1864, and also kept a diary from 1863-1864. Portions of both the correspondence and the diary have been transcribed. Papers also include some confederate money and a photograph of Dickinson.
Dates: 1862-1864

Fairbank-Graham Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Fairbank-Graham
Abstract Correspondence, personal and business materials, documents, diaries, writings, photographs, and maps of the Fairbank and Graham families. These families were connected by the marriage of Nathaniel Kellogg Fairbank, a prominent Chicago businessman, and Helen Beeckman Graham, daughter of East Coast industrialist John Andrew Graham. Collection also includes materials of the Carpenter family, through the marriage of Helen Fairbank and Benjamin Carpenter, and three generations of the Nathan S. Davis...
Dates: 1775-1980; Majority of material found within 1870 - 1920

Francis Trowbridge Sherman Papers

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Identifier: VAULT-Case-MS-5282
Abstract Correspondence of Francis Trowbridge Sherman of Chicago, and his traveling companion, Henry A. Ballentine, documenting their travel overland to the California gold fields and experiences there, 1849-1850. Also photocopies of a few of Sherman's (colonel 88th Illinois Infantry) letters regarding the Civil War and his Chicago business, business and family correspondence of father F.C. Sherman, family records, and newspaper clippings.
Dates: 1849-1894

James D. and Joseph W. Harris Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-HarrisJ
Abstract Correspondence from James Duncan Harris and brother Joseph Whipple Harris of Massachusetts and New Hampshire to members of their family, mostly written while they were in military service in the 1860's. Also, a few letters James wrote from Chicago in the 1850's; letters concerning Joseph Harris's death in 1861 while serving in the United States Navy; a few historic family letters and a genealogical pamphlet.
Dates: 1824-1862

Lutz-Chamberlin Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Lutz-Chamberlin
Abstract Correspondence, writings, business and legal documents, photographs, clippings, genealogical materials, and postcard collection of members of the Chamberlin and Lutz families, ranging from the 1850’s to the 1990’s. The Chamberlin correspondence consists of George E. Chamberlin’s letters written when he was a student at Dartmouth and subsequently as an officer in the Civil War, plus letters of other Chamberlin family members, mostly through the 1860's. The Lutz correspondence consists of...
Dates: 1844-1992

Oliver Perry Newberry Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Newberry
Abstract Mainly correspondence of Cameron, Missouri resident Oliver Perry Newberry, 1860-1867, primarily relating to his Civil War service in the Union army; and cabinet, carte-de-visite and a few tintype photographs of Newberry family and friends dating primarily from the 1880's.
Dates: 1860-1895

Woolson Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Woolson
Abstract Letters, scrapbooks, photographs, diaries, clippings, and genealogical materials concerning the Woolson family of New Hampshire, Ohio, and Chicago.
Dates: 1856-1950; Majority of material found within 1889 - 1910

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Shiloh, Battle of, Tenn., 1862 -- Personal narratives 1
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Dartmouth College 1
Davis, N. S. (Nathan Smith), 1817-1904 1
Davis, N. S. (Nathan Smith), 1858-1920 1
Dickinson, Chase Hall 1
Fairbank, Nathaniel Kellogg 1
Fairbanks family 1
Graham family 1
Graham, John Andrew 1
Harris family 1
Harris, James Duncan 1
Harris, Joseph Whipple 1
Hartnell family 1
Harvard Law School 1
International Medical Congress 1
Lancaster (Sloop of war) 1
Lincoln Park Zoo 1
Lutz family 1
Lutz, Adeline Louise 1
Mount Savage Iron Company 1
Newberry, Cornelia Perry 1
Newberry, Lydia Elizabeth 1
Newberry, O. P. (Oliver Perry) 1
Newberry, Walter Cass 1
Newberry, Walter Franklin 1
Newbury family 1
Peck family 1
Pernichief, Octavius 1
Potomac Wharf Company 1
Sherman family 1
Sherman, Electa 1
Sherman, Francis C. 1
Sherman, Francis Trowbridge 1
Sherman, Haley & Co 1
Sherman, Martha E. 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army. Chicago Mercantile Independent Battery Light Artillery (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Illinois Regiment, 88th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Massachusetts Infantry Regiment, 30th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Army. Missouri Infantry Regiment, 13th (1861) 1
United States. Army. Missouri Infantry Regiment, 25th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Missouri State Militia Regiment, 5th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Vermont Infantry Regiment, 11th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Navy 1
Woolson Spice Company 1
Woolson family 1
Woolson, Alvin M. 1
Woolson, Ira H. (Ira Harvey) 1
de Freitas, Helen 1
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