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Elgin, St Charles & Southern Railway Company, Articles of Incorporation., 1886

Contains printed articles of incorporation of the Elgin, St. Charles & Southern Railway Company, signed by charter members, dated February 2, 1886. Also includes manuscript notes

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Frank Skalda photograph collection, [ca.1960-1979]

Photographs taken in Chicago and northern Illinois by Chicago resident and professional photographer Frank Skalda. Chicago images include views of the Loop area (including Daley Plaza, people standing and walking on sidewalks, construction of the Marina Towers, and the lobby of the old Chicago St...

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George S. Bowen papers, 1856-1928.

Correspondence, diaries, financial records, legal documents, promotional materials, and newspaper clippings related to George S. Bowen's career as an entrepreneur and civic leader in Chicago and Elgin (Ill.). Topics include manufacturing and trade in woolen textiles and pottery and glassware (186...

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John Bearss Newcomb Papers, 1737-1896

Correspondence and personal material of John Bearss Newcomb, Elgin, Illinois schoolmaster and businessman. Also extensive genealogical records of the Newcomb Family, daybooks and miscellaneous legal and business items. Historical items relating to the town of Elgin, Illinois in the 19th century a...

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