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  • Notice to take deposition in Broadwell et al. for use of Thompson et ux. V Broadwell et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Thompson, Michael
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1843-02-22

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    Almon Ferdinand Rockwell papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, journals, reports, and other papers relating principally to the presidential administration and assassination of James A. Garfield. Correspondence with Garfield relates to their friendship, investments in the Silver King Mining Company, controversy over the resignation of New York senator Roscoe Conkling, and Garfield's appointment of Rockwell as superintendent of public buildings in Washington, D.C. Rockwell's diaries describe his Civil War service as ...

    • Contributor: Rockwell, Almon Ferdinand
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • [Published letter to General Banks from Lincoln.]

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1864-12-02
  • Declaration in Tazewell County Commissioners for Use of People vs Coghlan et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Stuart, John Todd - Morrison, William
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1838-09-15

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  • Jesse W. Fell papers, 1806-1965

    Editor, educator, and lawyer. Correspondence, speeches and writings, Fell's autobiography and other biographical material, genealogical material, land grants, ledger, clippings, scrapbooks, maps, lithographs, photographs, and other papers pertaining primarily to Fell's pursuits as a newspaper editor, educator, lawyer, and Quaker in Illinois, including also family correspondence pertaining to Abraham Lincoln's autobiography.

    • Contributor: Fell, Jesse W.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1806
  • Bill of Complaint, Praecipe in Pope v. Atwater & Parker, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1849-10-10

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    Edwin McMasters Stanton papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, reports, printed matter, memorabilia, maps, and other papers relating chiefly to Stanton's role as U.S. secretary of war under Abraham Lincoln and Andrew Johnson and to his role in the politics of Reconstruction. Other topics include the conduct of the Civil War, the radical wing of the Republican Party, Lincoln's assassination, and Stanton's evaluation of U.S. Army generals. Correspondents include the Stanton ...

    • Contributor: Stanton, Edwin Mcmasters
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Edward Bates papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, a diary, newspaper clippings, printed material, and other papers reflecting Bates's career in Missouri state politics and the U.S. House of Representatives and as U.S. attorney general. Includes memoranda read to President Lincoln's cabinet, Bates's opinion on the admission of West Virginia into the Union, and his statement entitled The Present Condition of the Country. Correspondents include C.R. Fritsch, Abraham Lincoln, and William ...

    • Contributor: Bates, Edward
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    James Gillespie Blaine family papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Family and general correspondence, speeches and writings, diaries, memoirs, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Blaine's public career. Includes a draft of his book, "Twenty Years of Congress" (1884-1886). Documents national and Republican Party politics during Reconstruction and afterward, the presidential campaign of 1884, and foreign policy in regard to Europe and Latin America. Portions of the general correspondence and the financial papers relate ...

    • Contributor: Blaine, James Gillespie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Plea in Harris v. Shaw et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1857-04-00

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  • Order for Subpoena in Prather v. Strain, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Lamon, Ward Hill - Davis, Attny
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material

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  • Samuel Freeman Miller correspondence and diaries, 1854-1887

    Lawyer and associate justice of the Supreme Court. Letters from Miller to his brother-in-law, William Pitt Ballinger, relating to a broad range of political and judicial issues and a microfilm edition of Ballinger's diaries.

    • Contributor: Miller, Samuel Freeman
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1854
  • Salmon P. Chase papers, 1755-1898

    Abolitionist, lawyer, United States senator, governor of Ohio, United States secretary of the treasury, and chief justice of the United States Supreme Court. Correspondence, memoranda, diaries, speeches, writings, financial and legal papers, biographical material, and other papers pertaining to Chase's career and personal life. Topics include Chase's activities as an abolitionist, his law practice in Cincinnati, membership in the Liberty Party, involvement in national ...

    • Contributor: Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland) - Chase, Salmon P.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1775
  • Philip Henry Sheridan papers, 1853-1896

    Army officer. Correspondence, letterbooks, telegrams, writings, reports, orders, financial records, scrapbooks, and other papers relating primarily to the Civil War, Reconstruction, Mexican border disputes, Indian wars, and Sheridan's service as commanding general of the army.

    • Contributor: Sheridan, Philip Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1853
  • Newspaper Transcripts in Barret v. Alton & Sangamon Railroad, [Law papers].

    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1847-04-02

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  • James Gillespie Blaine family papers, 1777-1945

    United States secretary of state, United States representative and senator from Maine, and journalist. Family and general correspondence, speeches, writings, diaries, memoirs, notebooks, scrapbooks, and other papers documenting Blaine's public career.

    • Contributor: Blaine, James Gillespie
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
    • Date: 1777
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    Henry Watterson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, short stories and articles, newspaper clippings, printed matter, and other papers relating chiefly to the Louisville Courier-Journal, of which Watterson was editor, 1868-1921. Correspondence received from political leaders and fellow journalists pertains to the Marlowe theory of the authorship of Shakespeare's plays, Abraham Lincoln, economic development in the South, free silver, Grover Cleveland, national politics, presidential election of 1876, presidential campaign of William ...

    • Contributor: Watterson, Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
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    Robert Anderson papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, letterbooks, writings, official documents, printed matter, and other papers relating, in part, to Anderson's military duty in the Black Hawk War and Mexican War and to his writings on coast defense, ordnance, and artillery tactics. Documents his role at the outbreak of the Civil War, when he was commander of the Union garrison during the bombardment of Fort Sumter. Includes papers of his ...

    • Contributor: Anderson, Robert
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Order for Summons in Fithian v. Cunningham et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Murphy, Attny
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1846-10-01

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    Gideon Welles papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, diaries, writings, naval records, scrapbooks, and other papers relating to Welles's work as editor of the Hartford Times; his activities as a member of the Democratic Party and, later, the Republican Party in Connecticut state and national politics; his service as U.S. secretary of the navy; and his literary pursuits. Subjects include the role of the U.S. Navy in the Civil War, the ...

    • Contributor: Welles, Gideon
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Summons in Sackett v. Miller & Miller, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Calhoun, J.
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1842-06-16

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  • Bill for Divorce in Berry v. Berry, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1859-09-06

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    Zachariah Chandler papers, Catalog Record - Electronic Resource Available

    Correspondence, principally letters received by Chandler from 1854 to 1879, relating chiefly to the early political history of Michigan and to the politics of the Civil War and Reconstruction. Reflects the views of the antislavery element of the Republican Party when Chandler was serving in the U.S. Senate on the Republican Congressional Committee and the Joint Committee on the Conduct of War and while ...

    • Contributor: Chandler, Zachariah
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material - Collection
  • Replication in Welles et al. v. Welles et al, [Law papers].

    • Contributor: Lincoln, Abraham - Herndon, William Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1858-03-29

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  • Letter to Remsburg from W. H. Herndon, September 10, 1887.

    • Contributor: Herndon, William Henry
    • Original Format: Manuscripts/Mixed Material
    • Date: 1887-09-10

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