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Chicago (Ill.) -- History -- 19th century

Subject Source: Lcnaf

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Christian Fjeldsted journals

 File — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197225538062]
Identifier: MSS 3216
Scope and Contents

Two journals beginning with Fjeldsted's call to serve a mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Chicago.

Dates: 1895-1901

Mary Jane Alley Foster family correspondence

 Collection — Box 1: [Barcode: 31197227645766]
Identifier: MSS 3886
Scope and Contents The Mary Jane Alley Foster family correspondence consists of different letters between different family members from 1844 to 1866.The Mary Jane Alley Foster family correspondence, 1844-1866 consits of three series: Series I. Mary Jane Alley Foster correspondence, 1844-1866, -- Series II. Edmund Foster correspondence, 184- - 1858, -- Series III. Miscellaneous correspondence, 1854-1860. Notable items include an 1854 letter discussing conversion to Mormonism and construction of a...
Dates: 1844-1866

Ruth Ellsworth Knudson family history

 Item — Folder 1: [Barcode: 31197231011898]
Identifier: MSS 6825

One volume of family history written by Ruth Ellsworth Knudson, entitled Chiaroscuro: Portrait of a Family, 377 pages, 1989.

Dates: 1989

Jim Murphy papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSS 2244

Papers related to the creation of a book as well as two copies of the finished book, written by Jim Murphy, circa 1992-1995.

Dates: approximately 1992-1995