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|Collection Title||Additional Information|
|John Speer letters -- 1865||
Creator: Ihrie family
Extent: 3 items
Abstract: This collection contains 3 letters that Private John Speer wrote to the Ihrie family while serving with the 2nd Pennsylvania Artillery Regiment in 1865. He discussed his experiences in the army and anticipated the end of the Civil War.
|John Imlay and John Imlay, Jr. collection -- 1795-1824 (bulk 1795-1801)||
Creator: Imlay, John, 1749-1813 and Imlay, John, Jr.
Extent: 46 items
Abstract: This collection is made up of 46 business letters and financial records, which primarily relate to commerce in and between Philadelphia, Baltimore, and the Caribbean, 1795-1801. Early manuscripts primarily relate to fabrics, buttons, and similar materials traded by Philadelphia merchant John Imlay. Later business letters are addressed to his son, John Imlay, who lived in St. Thomas, Virgin Islands, and also participated in West Indian commerce.
|Aaron H. Ingraham papers -- 1861-1862||
Creator: Ingraham, Aaron H., 1840-1864
Extent: 12 items
Abstract: This collection contains 12 letters from Union soldier Aaron Ingraham to his parents and sisters from 1861 to 1862, while he served in the 48th New York Infantry. Ingraham described his experiences at Camp Sherman in Washington D.C.; Annapolis, Maryland; Hilton Head, South Carolina; Camp Perry at Daufuskie Island, South Carolina; and Fort Pulaski, Georgia.
|George W. Ingram collection -- 1941-1945 (bulk 1943-1945)||
Creator: Ingram, Sadie
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Abstract: This collection contains approximately 50 letters that Private First Class George W. Ingram wrote to his mother and siblings in Boyne City, Michigan, while he served with the United States Army between 1943 and 1945. Ingram corresponded with his family while in training in the United States and while stationed in North Africa, Italy, and southern France with a military police unit. The collection also includes a document, 2 postcards, photographs, a photograph album, and ephemeral items.
|Innocents Abroad Yacht Club logs -- 1876-1878||
Creator: Innocents Abroad Yacht Club
Extent: 1 volume, 11 pages and 7 photographs
Abstract: Two logs of the Innocents Abroad Yacht Club, dated 1876 and 1878. The club was composed primarily of bureaucratic clerks who began taking annual boat excursions in 1875. These logs detail the activities and events of the 2nd and 4th annual cruises.
|Calvin A. and Albert H. Irish diaries -- 1865-1866, 1885||
Creator: Irish family
Extent: 2 volumes
Abstract: The Calvin A. and Albert H. Irish diaries consist of 2 volumes. Calvin A. Irish kept a diary from January 1865, during the end of his service in the Union Army, until May 1866. His son, Albert H. Irish, also wrote a diary in 1885.
|Jacob Aemilius Irving letterbooks -- 1809-1816||
Creator: Irving, Jacob Aemilius
Extent: 518 pages (3 volumes)
Abstract: The Irving collection consist of three volumes of outgoing correspondence written from Liverpool, England, and Jamaica, 1809-1816. These volumes are a resource for understanding the mentality of a Jamaican sugar planter during the years following the cessation of the British slave trade.
|Emerson C. Ives collection -- 1932-1970||
Creator: Ives, Emerson C.
Extent: 0.25 linear feet
Abstract: This collection is made up of about 140 letters that New York resident Emerson C. Ives wrote to President Franklin Roosevelt, United States congressmen and public officials, and several newspaper editors between 1932 and 1970. Ives provided his opinions on a variety of contemporary issues, such as Roosevelt's economic policies during the Great Depression, the Lend-Lease program, solutions for the aftermath of World War II, and the presence of United States forces in Vietnam in the late 1960s. Some newspaper clippings, including reprints of Ives's editorials, are present in the collection.