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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

Marsh-Roberts-Mack Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-MarshRM
Abstract Papers of the Marsh, Roberts, and Mack families, many members of whom were wealthy Chicago residents. Materials include correspondence, travel and personal diaries, business, property, and estate documents, genealogical materials, photographs, and other personal ephemera. Also contains materials from related families including letters and estate litigation of early Chicago pioneer Daniel Elston, who was related to the Marsh family via the marriage of Sarah Clark to George B. Marsh, as well as...
Dates: 1706-1984; Majority of material found within 1850 - 1950

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Kindergarten teachers 1
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Kobe, Japan 1
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Missionaries -- Japan -- History -- 20th century -- Sources 1
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Parent and child -- United States -- Correspondence 1
Photograph albums -- Southwestern States -- 1901-1950 1
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Plats (maps) -- Washington Heights (Chicago, Ill.) -- 1885-1924 1
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Science -- Study and teaching -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
Science teachers -- United States 1
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Blatchford, E. W. (Eliphalet Wickes) 1
Blatchford, Mary Emily Williams 1