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Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- Sources

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Perrin Bliss letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321132]
Identifier: MSS SC 2222
Scope and Contents

Handwritten letters written from Chicago, Illinois and addressed to "Brother and Sister" Samuel and Eunice Moore, Mormons living in Utah. Bliss writes about family matters, the weather, the state and national economies, slavery, and Mormon polygamy. Bliss states that the Mormons should not practice slavery and that polygamy will not work.

Dates: 1857-1860

Lyman H. Jacobs diary

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197232490166]
Identifier: MSS 635
Scope and Contents

Handwritten diary kept while Jacobs was serving a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Chicago, Illinois, and Indiana. Jacobs writes about his daily activities while serving a mission.

Dates: 1928-1929

David Matthew Kennedy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1583
Scope and Contents

Diaries, correspondence, business and political records, reports, and miscellaneous items relating to Kennedy's banking and political assignments.

Dates: 1918-1979

George M. White letters

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230321116]
Identifier: MSS SC 2220
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and typewritten letters addressed to S. B. Moore, Bliss' cousin of Provo, Utah. Bliss writes from Chicago, Illinois about the political scene in the United States and about the state of his personal business.

Dates: 1880-1881