Browse Items (22 total)

  • Tags: Illinois--History

Elijah Iles Collection

Iles Documents.pdf
Installment payment receipt to Lucinda Schugart from the State Bank at the Branch of Edwardsville, Illinois, signed by Elijah Iles in 1822. Iles was one of the first settlers of Springfield, Illinois and served in the State Senate from 1826-1834.

Hoiles Family Papers

HOILES.pdf
This collection contains the papers of the Hoiles family, particularly of Charles Douglas Hoiles. The Hoiles family was a respected family from the Metro-East, Illinois region. Charles Hoiles helped in the success of his family's bank, The State…

Huggler Collection

Huggler Collection.pdf
This collection contains an examination of title to lots in David Henry's subdivision of the south 7 acres east of Chicago and Rock Island Railroad from Lena A. Huggler, daugher of the previous owners of the title, Jacob and Christiane Huggler.

Edward A. Koch Collection

Koch Collection.pdf
The letters and personal papers of Edward Koch of Germantown, Illinois editor and publisher of The Guildsman, a Catholic periodical dedicated to the "principles of a Corporate Order" and "social reform" was the medium through which Koch presented his…

M. Kamp Collection

Kamp Collection.pdf
Six account books of M. Kamp of Kampsville, Illinois , a prominent merchant who kept a grocery and dry-goods store and served as postmaster. Collection includes store accounts, implement sales, letter book, record as a notary public

Joe E. Lucco Collection

Luccopapers.pdf
The Joe E. Lucco Collection contains personal and professional materials related to Joseph E. Lucco, a long-time educator, coach, and administrator in Edwardsville, Illinois schools who served in the Illinois House in the 1970s. The collection…

Elijah P. Lovejoy Memorial Collection

LOVEJOY.pdf
The collection contains programs for the Memorial Service held each November and Lovejoy Week held each June. It also includes the group's membership and financial records and the minutes of its meetings. Also included are six scrapbooks relating to…

Fred Lippert Collection

Fred Lippert Collection.pdf
This collection consists of photocopy records of the journals of Fred Lippert, state mine inspector for Madison, Monroe, Clinton, Randolph, and St. Clair counties. It also includes daily reports, expense accounts, and miscellaneous data on mines.

Heinrich Wirz-Adolph Laesser Collection

Laesser-Wirz Collection.pdf
The Wirz-Laesser Collection contains photocopies of documents relating to Heinrich Wirz and Adolph Laesser including immigration, travel documents, certificates, death notice of Wirz who was a half brother of Laessser. Wirz emigrated from the canton…

Edwardsville Memorabilia Collection, 1916-1926

Edwardsville Memorabilia, 1916-1926.pdf
This collection consists of materials related to Edwardsville, Illinois, Edwardsville High School, and local events from 1916-1926.