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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

Reynolds-McBride Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Reynolds-McBride
Abstract Correspondence of the Reynolds family who emigrated from Ireland to Manchester, England in 1849, and their descendants who settled in the Chicago area. Collection contains significant material of one of these descendants, Anita McBride, who was an aspiring writer. Her materials include drafts of short stories, papers pertaining to an unpublished "as-told-to" memoir of retired police detective Ed Carmody called "Chicago Cop," and diaries spanning 1972 to 1999.
Dates: 1866-2000

Steele-Winters Family Papers

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Identifier: Midwest-MS-Steele-Winters
Abstract Correspondence, estate papers, family records, farm related accounts, diaries, cards, scrapbooks, yearbooks, oral histories, and photographs of the Steele and Winters families. Both families were early homesteaders and farmers in rural northwestern Illinois, settling in and around Bureau, Sangamon, and Winnebago Counties in Illinois in the early 1800s. Their extended families continue to live and farm in these areas to the present day.
Dates: 1860-2009; Majority of material found within 1900 - 1970

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Correspondence -- 1851-1900 2
Diaries -- Illinois -- 1901-1950 2
Authors, American -- Illinois 1
Autograph albums 1
Autographs -- Collectors and collecting -- Illinois -- Chicago 1
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Bureau County (Ill.) -- History 1
Calendars (documents) -- Illinois 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- Emigration and immigration 1
Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Christian County (Ill.) -- History 1
Claims against decedents' estates 1
College students -- Illinois -- History 1
Correspondence 1
Correspondence -- 1901-1950 1
Correspondence -- 1951-2000 1
Courtship -- Illinois -- History 1
Dover (Ill.) -- History 1
Drawings (visual works) -- Illinois -- 1901-1950 1
Dyers -- England -- Manchester -- Correspondence 1
Education -- Illinois -- History 1
Families -- Illinois -- Chicago -- History -- Sources 1
Families -- Illinois -- History -- Sources 1
Farmers -- Illinois -- History 1
Genealogical correspondence -- United States 1
Greeting cards 1
Husband and wife -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
Illinois -- Genealogy 1
Illiopolis (Ill.) -- History 1
Immigrant families -- United States 1
Immigrants -- Great Britain -- Economic conditions 1
Immigrants -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Correspondence 1
Irish -- Migrations -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Irish Americans -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Correspondence 1
Manchester (England) -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Mason City (Iowa) -- History 1
Mothers and daughters -- Illinois -- Correspondence 1
Older people -- Care -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century 1
Pana (Ill.) -- History 1
Photograph albums -- Southwestern States -- 1901-1950 1
Photographs -- 1851-1900 1
Photographs -- 1951-2000 1
Postcards 1
Princeton (Ill.) -- History 1
Rosamond (Ill.) -- History 1
Rural families -- Illinois -- History 1
Sangamon County (Ill.) -- History 1
School yearbooks 1
Scrapbooks -- 1901-1950 1
Scrapbooks -- 1951-2000 1
Shirland (Ill.) -- History 1
Short stories 1
Soldiers -- Illinois -- Bureau County -- History 1
Tiskilwa (Ill.) -- History 1
Travel literature -- 1901-1950 1
Travel literature -- Europe 1
Upper class families -- Family relationships 1
Valentines 1
Wills 1
Winnebago County (Ill.) -- History 1
Women -- Education -- History 1
Women college students -- Illinois 1
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Baker family 1
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 1
Clark, Robert R. 1
Elston, Daniel 1
MacMurray College 1