Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 2 of 2

Lambert Tree Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Tree
Abstract Correspondence, speeches, drafts, documents, photographs, scrapbooks, and newspaper clippings relating to Lambert Tree, Cook County lawyer, judge, politician, philanthropist, and U.S. diplomat in Belgium and Russia. The collection contains some Tree family material, commentary on the state of the Democratic Party under Grover Cleveland and William Jennings Bryan, and numerous items related to Tree's social, political, philanthropic, and diplomatic activities.
Dates: 1821-1933

Milo Kendall Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Kendall
Abstract Vermont native who settled in Princeton, Bureau County, Illinois, in 1846 and practiced law there for over sixty years. Papers include extensive records of Kendall's legal practice, family correspondence, and real estate records.
Dates: 1798-1925; Majority of material found within 1845 - 1906

Filtered By

  • Subject: Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources X
  • Subject: Correspondence -- 1851-1900 X
  • Subject: Correspondence -- 1801-1850 X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Ambassadors -- Belgium 1
Art patronage -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Brothers and sisters -- Correspondence 1
Bureau County (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Chattel mortgages -- Illinois 1
∨ more
Children's writings, American 1
China -- History -- Boxer Rebellion, 1899-1901 -- Personal narratives 1
Courtship -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Debtor and creditor -- Illinois -- Cases 1
Deeds -- Illinois -- Bureau County 1
Diplomats -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Divorce -- Illinois -- Cases 1
Divorce suits -- Illinois 1
Elections -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Families -- Correspondence 1
Families -- Middle West -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Great Fire, Chicago, Ill., 1871 1
Hyde Park (Chicago, Ill.) -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
Judges -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Law -- Study and teaching -- United States -- History -- 19th century 1
Lawyers -- Illinois -- Bureau County 1
Lawyers -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Leases -- Illinois 1
Ledgers (account books) 1
Legal instruments -- Illinois -- Bureau County 1
Mexican War, 1846-1848 1
Mexican War, 1846-1848 -- Public opinion 1
Norfolk (Va.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Parent and adult child -- Correspondence 1
Practice of law -- Illinois -- Princeton -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Princeton (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Railroad accidents -- Illinois -- Cases 1
Railroad law -- Illinois -- Cases 1
Railroads -- Illinois -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Railroads -- Right of way -- Illinois -- Cases 1
Railroads -- United States -- Consolidation -- History 1
Real estate business -- Illinois 1
Real estate business -- Law and legislation -- Illinois 1
Scrapbooks 1
Secession -- Virginia -- Public opinion 1
Slavery -- United States -- Public opinion 1
Speeches 1
Speeches -- 1851-1900 1
Temperance -- United States -- Public opinion 1
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Public opinion 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 1861-1865 -- Public opinion 1
United States -- Politics and government -- 1865-1900 1
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.) 1
∧ less
 
Names
Altgeld, John Peter, 1847-1902 1
American House Hotel (Princeton, Ill.) 1
American National Red Cross 1
Chicago, Burlington & Quincy Railroad Company 1
Democratic Party (U.S.) 1