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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

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  • Subject: Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources X
  • Subject: Lawyers -- Illinois -- Chicago X
  • Names: Altgeld, John Peter, 1847-1902 X