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Steele-Winters Family Papers

 Collection
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

Trumbull Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Trumbull
Abstract Correspondence, diaries and photographs of the Trumbull family of Chicago from 1876 until 1956. The collection gives candid insight into the lives of the young Trumbull sisters while studying music in Vienna through their letters home to Chicago. The most sizeable contribution of correspondence comes from prolific letter-writer Florence Trumbull, who wrote regularly to her sisters and mother, Mary Elizabeth Foster Trumbull, over the course of five decades.
Dates: 1876-1990; Majority of material found within 1876 - 1950

Waller Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: Midwest-MS-Waller
Abstract Primarily letters of the Waller family, a wealthy, large, educated family from Kentucky, and later Chicago, pertaining mainly to matters of family activity, family devotion to one another, and especially health. Also included are a family genealogy, biography, and letters from Henry Clay and P.G.T. Beauregard. Related family: Alexander
Dates: 1803-1938; Majority of material found within 1803 - 1888

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Bureau County (Ill.) -- History 1
Calendars (documents) -- Illinois 1
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College students -- Illinois -- History 1
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Dover (Ill.) -- History 1
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Shirland (Ill.) -- History 1
Slave bills of sale -- Specimens 1
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Travel literature -- Europe 1
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Upper class -- United States -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
Valentines 1
Vienna (Austria) 1
Washington and Lee University -- History 1
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Women -- Education -- United States -- History -- 19th century -- Sources 1
Women -- England -- Correspondence 1
Women -- England -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
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Women -- Kentucky -- Social life and customs -- 19th century 1
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Women pianists -- United States 1
Women teachers 1
Women travelers -- Europe -- 20th century 1
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Adams, Daniel W. 1
Alexander family 1
Alexander, Robert Spruel Crawford Aitcheson 1
Baker family 1
Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant) 1