Southern Illinois scrapbooks, 1839-1939 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
ID: 1/6/MSS 376
Extent: 1.0 Boxes
Predominant Dates: 1937-1939
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of two scrapbooks containing newspaper articles related to events in Southern Illinois from 1937 to 1939. The scrapbooks highlight the 150th anniversary of the Northwest Territory, the 1937 Flood and rememberance of Elijah Lovejoy. Also it contains a ledger from Sterling Hill dated 1839 to 1841.