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Illinois -- History

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

William H. Jenkins papers

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197230232560]
Identifier: MSS SC 6
Scope and Contents

Photostats of Application and authorization to practice law in Illinois (plus typescript), front page of the Nov. 18, 1868 Iowa Evening Statesman, which was owned by Jenkins, and correspondence between Donald E. Jenkins, grandson of Jenkins, and Ralph W. Hansen, Manuscript Librarian, Brigham Young University, Concerning donation of the papers.

Dates: approximately 1849-1861

Hugh T. Reid letter

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292777]
Identifier: Vault MSS 706
Scope and Contents

Handwritten and signed letter serving as a receipt for $300.00 for legal services provided by Joseph Smith (1805-1844) against a charge of rioting and treason by the state of Illinois. The document is dated April 11, 1845.

Dates: 1845

Samuel Hollister Rogers diaries

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 1134
Scope and Contents Materials include original handwritten reminiscences and diaries of Samuel Hollister Rogers from 1841 to 1886. Rogers writes about his life as a Mormon in Ohio, Missouri, and Illinois. He also tells about his service with the Mormon Battalion, his migration to Utah from California in 1848, his missions for The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, and his involvement in polygamy. He also talks about his experiences in Salt Lake City, Lehi, and Parowan, Utah, and his pioneering...
Dates: 1841-1886

Zenon Trudeau papers

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197233292462]
Identifier: Vault MSS 568
Scope and Contents

English translations of two French documents: a marriage contract dated February 23, 1797, and an account of the probate proceedings of the estate of Joseph Taylor, Senior, dated June 26, 1799. The probate records also include a list of the slaves owned by Taylor and plans for their eventual sale along with the rest of his real property.

Dates: 1797-1799