• Atlas Map of Adams County Illinois, 1872

    Andreas, Lyter, & Co. Davenport, Iowa, 1872

    PDF File Only! Content scanned from "1872 Atlas Map of Adams County, IL" book. See "SOURCE" below for more information. (Page numbers = pg 10, pg 11, pg 14, pg 15, pg 18, pg 19, pg 22, pg 23, pg 26, p…

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  • Stephen A. Douglas

    Advertisement for 1860 National Democratic Convention. BW Sketch 5" x 7".

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  • Advertisement for James Buchanan for President

    Newspaper Advertisement for James Buchanan for President of the United States. Text reads, "The Herald. City of Quincy: Wednesday Morning, July 9, 1856. For President, James Buchanan, of Pennsylvania…

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  • Plat book of Adams County , Illinois

    Compiled by A. Heinz, E.W. Fischer

    Plat book of Adams County, Illinois. July 1935. Compiled by A. Heinz, E.W. Fischer. Clayton, Camp Point, Honey Creek, Mendon-Ursa, Ursa, North East, Houston, Keene, Lima-Ursa-Mendon, Lima- Ursa, Conco…

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  • Grand Army of the Republic

    Text reads, "G.A.R. War Songs Soldiers and Sailors Reunion, at Quincy, Illinois, September 17, 18 and 19, 1889. Camp fire at Pompeii grounds, Twentieth and Vermont Streets, September 18, 1889, at 8 p…

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  • Lincoln- Douglas Debates Article

    Quincy Daily Whig and Republican

    Quincy Daily Whig and Republican announcement to area Republicans to meet Lincoln at the depot and escort him to the Court House on October 13, 1858 for the debate with Judge Stephen A. Douglas. BW Ad…

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  • Selective Military Service Notice

    Globe Printing Co. 520 Hampshire

    Notice requiring selective military service registration. BW Advertisement 5 1/2" x 7 1/2".

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  • Land Auction Notice

    Land Auction Notice. "For Sale, the following parcels of land, situate in the military tract, state of Illinois, and belonging to the Illinois Land Company.... Quincy, September 1, 1838. John Tillson…

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  • Stephen A. Douglas

    The Rail Splitter

    Cartoon Sketch of Stephen A. Douglas in Chicago, October 4, 1860. Sketch appeared in volume 1, number 18 of "The Rail Splitter" on October 27, 1860. BW Newspaper 10" x 8".

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  • Quincy City Directory Advertisements

    Quincy City Directoy 1871- 1872

    Advertisement from Quincy City Directory page 215 reads: "James Jarrett, dealer in Wood and Ice!"; "Jeptha Dudley, West Side North 12th Street,...Breeder of Durham and Alderney Cattle and Berkshire Ho…

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