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Joseph Rickert family papers

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Adminstrative Information

Detailed Description

Biographical Information

Joseph  W. Rickert

Correspondence

Business Records and Correspondence

Organizational Affiliations

Writings

Diaries and Journals

Ziebold Family

Scrapbooks

Memorabilia & Miscellaneous


Joseph Rickert family papers, 1869-1971 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

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Collection Overview

Title: Joseph Rickert family papers, 1869-1971Add to your cart.

ID: 1/6/MSS 144

Primary Creator: Rickert family

Extent: 50.0 Boxes

Arrangement: Arranged in ten series: 1) Biographical Information, 2) Joseph W. Rickert, 3) Correspondence, 4) Business: Records and Correspondence, 5) Organizational Affiliations, 6) Writings, 7) Diaries and Journals, 8) Ziebold Family, 9) Scrapbooks, 10) Memorabilia & Miscellaneous.

Date Acquired: 00/00/1972

Subjects: George Ziebold Milling Company., Rickert, Joseph, 1840-1941., Rickert, Joseph, 1840-1941. - Diaries, Rickert family

Forms of Material: Artifacts., Clippings (information artifacts), Corporation records., Correspondence., Diaries., Ephemera., Fiction., Ledgers (account books), Manuscripts for publication., Records (documents), Rickert, Joseph, 1840-1941. - Correspondencce, Rickert family - Correspondence, Scrapbooks

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection includes magazine, newspaper and journal articles (about various family members); correspondence; court orders; genealogical studies; biographical notes compiled about Joseph Rickert and his daughters; scrapbooks from and about various family members, and diaries.  Also contained are personal mementos such as medals, professional shingles, plaques, and eyeglasses, and such miscellaneous items as diplomas, professional certificates, funeral books, calling cards, and railroad passes saved by family members. Some of the children of Joseph Rickert wrote and published a variety of material in this collection, including poetry; historical, travel, and literary articles; essays; and copies of addresses. In addition there are materials related to the family business interests: the George Ziebold Milling Company of Red Bud, Illinois; the Tiptown and Valmeyer farms; the Rickert banking and property dealings in Switzerland; the personal bank accounts and taxes; and the liquidation of Rickert investments.

Biographical Note

Joseph W.  Rickert (1840-1941), lawyer, banker, politician, teacher, amateur historian, and civic leader, led a long and productive life and during his term in the State Senate was Acting Governor of Illinois for three days in 1891.

In 1864, after graduating with A.B and A.M. degrees, he taught public school in Marion and Monroe counties. While he was teaching, Rickert also studied law under Judge H.K.S. O'Melveny and with the firm of Johnson and Hartzell at Chester, Illinois.

In addition to his law practice, Rickert pursued other business interests and was active in professional organizations.  He established and was President of the Waterloo commercial State Bank and held the titles of: President of the Monroe County Bar Association; President of the Monroe County Fire Insurance Company; President of the Wind Storm Insurance Company; and Director of the East St. Louis, Columbia, and Waterloo Railway.

Rickert's activities as a civic leader propelled him into a number of elected political offices including:  County Superintendent of Schools, 1869-1873; State Representative, 1874-1876; State's Attorney for Monroe County, 1876-1880; and State Senator, 1888-1892.

In 1873, Joseph married Wilhemina (Minnie) Ziebold, the daughter of a Waterloo miller, Gottlieb Ziebold.  The Rickerts had nine children.  Four of them figure importantly in the collection.  Nelson, (1878-1971) was a St. Louis lawyer and businessman.  The interests of Luella (1884-1961), Marie (1894-1971), and Marguerite (1897-1971) added a cosmopolitan element to the family.  These daughters wrote poetry, traveled extensively in Europe, especially Switzerland, and were active in national and international organization.

Wilhemina Rickert died in 1900 and Joseph assumed responsibility of raising his children. Joseph Rickert worked at the commercial State Bank of Waterloo as President until the day he died at the age of 101.

Subject/Index Terms

George Ziebold Milling Company.
Rickert, Joseph, 1840-1941.
Rickert, Joseph, 1840-1941. - Diaries
Rickert family

Administrative Information

Repository: Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center

Access Restrictions: Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions: To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the World Wide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult Special Collections Research Center to determine copyright holders for information in this collection. Reproduction of any item must contain the complete citation to the original.

Acquisition Method: In 1972, Morris Library acquired the personal papers and books of the Joseph W. Rickert Family of Waterloo, IL, as part of the settlement of the last surviving member of the family, Marguerite Rickert, Hendersonville, North Carolina.

Preferred Citation: [Item], Joseph Rickert family papers, Special Collections Research Center, Southern Illinois University Carbondale.


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[Series 1: Biographical Information],
[Series 2: Joseph  W. Rickert],
[Series 3: Correspondence],
[Series 4: Business Records and Correspondence],
[Series 5: Organizational Affiliations],
[Series 6: Writings],
[Series 7: Diaries and Journals],
[Series 8: Ziebold Family],
[Series 9: Scrapbooks],
[Series 10: Memorabilia & Miscellaneous],
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Series 1: Biographical InformationAdd to your cart.
Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: InventoryAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: "Joseph W. Rickert," by Ann SteinbrecherAdd to your cart.
"Joseph W. Rickert," by Ann Steinbrecher, Illinois State and Historical Society Journal, January 1937, p. 351-363, and manuscript
Folder 3: "Joseph W. Rickert," author unknownAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: "Joseph W. Rickert," by Joseph N. BuechlerAdd to your cart.

"Joseph W. Rickert," by Joseph N. Buechler, from St. John's Orphanage

Edition of The Messenger, History of the Diocese of Belleville, Illinois

Folder 5: Various newsclippings about Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Various newsclippings about Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Joseph W. Rickert's 101st BirthdayAdd to your cart.
Selected newsclippings and correspondence about Joseph W. Rickert's 101st Birthday
Folder 8: Joseph W. Rickert's deathAdd to your cart.
Selected newsclippings and correspondence about Joseph W. Rickert's death
Folder 9: Rickert Family GenealogyAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: Rickert Family GenealogyAdd to your cart.
Folder 11: frame portrait of Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Order of Circuit Court of Monroe County, Illinois, 1942, accepted frame portrait of Joseph W. Rickert and described his accomplishments
Folder 12: Biographical notes about Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Biographical notes about Joseph W. Rickert (handwritten)
Folder 13: Biographical notes about Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Biographical notes about Joseph W. Rickert (typed)
Folder 14: Newsclippings about Luella RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 15: Newsclippings about Marie RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 16: Newsclippings about Marguerite RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Newsclippings about Nelson RickertAdd to your cart.
Folder 18: Newsclippings about various family membersAdd to your cart.
Series 2: Joseph  W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1870-1876Add to your cart.

1)  March 1870

2)  September 1870, March 1871, September 1871, March 1872

3)  November Special Term 1872, March 1873, September 1873, March 1874, September 1874, March 1875, September 1875, March 1876

Folder 2: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1876-1890Add to your cart.

1)  September 1876, March 1877, September 1877

2)  March 1878, September 1878, March 1879, September 1879

3)  March 1880, September 1890

Folder 3: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1882-1884Add to your cart.

1)  March 1882, September 1882, March 1883

2)  September 1883

3)  March 1884

Folder 4: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1885-1890Add to your cart.

1)  March 1885, September 1885

2)  March 1886, September 1886, March 1887, September 1887, March 1888, September 1888

3)  September 1888, March 1889, September 1889, March 1890

Folder 5: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1890-1896Add to your cart.

1)  September 1890, March 1891, September 1891, March 1892

2)  September 1892, March 1893

3)  September 1893, March 1893, September 1894, March 1894, September 1894, March 1895, September 1895, March 1896, September 1896

Box 3Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1897-1903Add to your cart.

1)  March 1897, September 1897, March 1898, September 1898

2)  March 1899, September 1899, March 1900, September 1900, March 1901

3)  September 1901, March 1902, September 1902, March 1903, September 1903

Folder 2: Legal Records and Law Dockets, 1904-1909Add to your cart.

1)  March 1904, September 1904, March 1905, September 1905, March 1906, September 1906, March 1907, September 1907

2)  March 1908, March 1909

Folder 3: Lawyer's Diary, 1882Add to your cart.

Lawyer’s Diary, 1882

Poll Book – lists voters and who voted in Waterloo Precinct, and area, 1890’s

Folder 4: Account BooksAdd to your cart.

Two Account Books (Accounts payments and expenses with Putner-Gauen, 1892-1893; 1894-1896)

Bank Books (2), Commercial Bank, Waterloo, Illinois, 1895-1900; 1900-1904

Folder 5: Account bookAdd to your cart.
Joseph W. Rickert in Account with the firm of Rickert and Gauen – account book, 1892-1896
Folder 6: Last Will and Testament of David M. Hardy, 1931Add to your cart.
Last Will and Testament of David M. Hardy, 1931 (Joseph W. Rickert handled settlement)
Folder 7: The S.A. Miles - cases; settlement.Add to your cart.
The S.A. Miles- cases; settlement.  Records of Receipt and expenditures as trustee in the three Miles Partition suits for the Miles Legatees
Folder 8: Notebook of legal terms (Joseph W. Rickert)Add to your cart.
Notebook of legal terms (Joseph W. Rickert)
Folder 9: Pay to Joseph W. Rickert while in Illinois State LegislatureAdd to your cart.
Photostatic copies of pay to Joseph W. Rickert while in Illinois State Legislature – letter, 1939
Box 4Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Catalog of Appellate Court Decision, 4th District of State of IllinoisAdd to your cart.
Catalog of Appellate Court Decision, 4th District of State of Illinois in which Joseph W. Rickert appeared as counsel and attorney or either appellant or appellee.  Report and page recorded, the term, year, names of attorneys, and decision of court, 1 typed page, 14 cases listed, 1882-1932.
Folder 2: People vs. William Bode and Frederick Jobusch, 1891Add to your cart.
Abstract and Brief of Appellants, “People vs. William Bode and Frederick Jobusch, 1891
Folder 3: John Weisenborn, et al vs. People, 1893Add to your cart.
Abstract and Brief of Appellants, “John Weisenborn, et al vs. People, 1893
Folder 4: Henry Mann and Isabella Mann vs. Elizabeth Jobusch, 1897Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief, and Argument, “Henry Mann and Isabella Mann vs. Elizabeth Jobusch, 1897
Folder 5: City of Waterloo vs. Frank Heely, 1898Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellant, “City of Waterloo vs. Frank Heely, 1898
Folder 6: John H. Ihorn vs. Coke B. Wallace, 1899Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellants, John H. Ihorn vs. Coke B. Wallace, 1899
Folder 7: Mobile and Ohio Railroad vs. Michael R. Dugan, 1902Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument, Mobile and Ohio Railroad vs. Michael R. Dugan, 1902
Folder 8: Lydia Hitzeman vs. August Hitzeman, 1902Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellant, “Lydia Hitzeman vs. August Hitzeman, 1902
Folder 9: M.J. Crowe, et al vs. Charles Morrison, 1908Add to your cart.
Appellant's Reply Brief, “M.J. Crowe, et al vs. Charles Morrison, 1908
Folder 10: John Werling vs. Mary Lich, 1909Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument for Appellee; Statement, Points and Authorities, and Argument for Appellant, John Werling vs. Mary Lich, 1909
Folder 11: Elizabeth Mendel, et al vs. Jacob Heintz, et al, 1911Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument, “Elizabeth Mendel, et al vs. Jacob Heintz, et al, 1911
Folder 12: People vs. Frederick Jobusch, et al, 1911Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellants; Reply Brief of Appellants, People vs. Frederick Jobusch, et al, 1911
Folder 13: John Schmieg vs. John M. Burkhardt, 1919Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument of Appellee, “John Schmieg vs. John M. Burkhardt, 1919
Folder 14: Commercial State Bank of Waterloo vs. C.A. Hughes, 1931Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellant; Brief and Argument of Appellee; Reply Brief of Appellant; Abstract of Record, Commercial State Bank of Waterloo vs. C.A. Hughes, 1931
Folder 15: A. C. Bollinger vs. Commercial State Bank of Waterloo, Illinois, 1932Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellee; Statement, Brief and Argument; Abstract of Record, A. C. Bollinger vs. Commercial State Bank of Waterloo, Illinois, 1932
Folder 16: P-H Lumber Company, Inc. vs. Elizabeth Thielan, 1933Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellant; Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellee; Abstract of Record, P-H Lumber Company, Inc. vs. Elizabeth Thielan, 1933
Box 5Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Joseph W. Rickert:Catalogue of Supreme Court of Illinois DecisionsAdd to your cart.
Catalogue of Supreme Court of Illinois Decisions in which Joseph W. Rickert appeared as counsel, and attorney for either appellants of appellees, showing the report and page recorded, the term, year, names of attorneys, the trial judge, how decided and the decision of the Supreme Court, 20 cases, 1878-1934
Folder 2: The People vs. Joseph W. Rickert, 1895Add to your cart.
Petition for Re-hearing, The People vs. Joseph W. Rickert, 1895
Folder 3: William Winkelman vs. The Moredock and Ivy Landing Drainage District, No. One, Monroe County, Illinois, 1896Add to your cart.
Reply Brief of Appellant, William Winkelman vs. The Moredock and Ivy Landing Drainage District, No. One, Monroe County, Illinois, 1896
Folder 4: Henry Mueller vs. The Moredock and Ivy Landing Drainage District, No. One, Monroe County, Illinois, 1896Add to your cart.
Statement and Abstract, Brief and Argument of Appellant, Henry Mueller vs. The Moredock and Ivy Landing Drainage District, No. One, Monroe County, Illinois,â 1896
Folder 5: Mary Saeger vs. Bode and Jobusch, et al, 1899Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument; Abstract, Brief and Argument of Plaintiff in Error, Mary Saeger vs. Bode and Jobusch, et al, 1899
Folder 6: Charles Morrison vs. Michael Schorr, 1901Add to your cart.
Appellee's Brief, Charles Morrison vs. Michael Schorr, 1901
Folder 7: Adolphe C. Rexroth vs. David Schein, 1903Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument of Appellee, Adolphe C. Rexroth vs. David Schein,1903
Folder 8: Valentine Joest vs. Louis Adel, et al, 1904Add to your cart.
Abstract, Statement, Brief and Argument for Plaintiff in Error, “Valentine Joest vs. Louis Adel, et al, 1904
Folder 9: F.M. Brickley vs. John Linnertz, 1909Add to your cart.
Brief and Argument of Defendant in Error; Brief and Argument of Plaintiff in Error; Abstract and Index to Record; Reply Brief, "F.M. Brickley vs. John Linnertz, 1909
Folder 10: John Linnertz vs. John Dorway, 1910Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument of Defendant in Error; Statement Brief and Argument of Plaintiff in Error; Abstract of Record; Reply Brief, “John Linnertz vs. John Dorway, 1910
Box 6Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Robert Riehl vs. Charles Riehl, 1910Add to your cart.
Abstract of Record with Index, Robert Riehl vs. Charles Riehl, 1910
Folder 2: Henry Kolmer vs. Stephen A. Miles, 1915Add to your cart.
Abstract of Record; Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellants, Henry Kolmer vs. Stephen A. Miles, 1915
Folder 3: Charles Morrison vs. Stephen A. Miles, 1915Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellants, Charles Morrison vs. Stephen A. Miles, 1915
Folder 4: "Conrad Kilmer vs. Stephen A, Miles, 1915Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellants; Reply Brief and Arguments for Appellants, "Conrad Kilmer vs. Stephen A, Miles, 1915
Folder 5: People vs. Missouri Pacific Railroad, Company, 1921Add to your cart.
Abstract of Record; Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellee, People vs. Missouri Pacific Railroad, Company, 1921
Folder 6: Henry Hoelscher vs. Cornelius Hoelscher, 1926Add to your cart.
Abstract of Record; Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellants, Henry Hoelscher vs. Cornelius Hoelscher, 1926
Folder 7: Trustees of Schools, Township. . .Monroe County vs. Joshua Wilson and Luella Wilson, 1926-1927Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellees, 1926 and 1927; Statement, Brief and Argument of Appellants, 1926 and 1927; Reply Brief of Appellants, 1926; Reply Brief of Appellants, 1927; Abstract of Record, “Trustees of Schools, Township. . .Monroe County vs. Joshua Wilson and Luella Wilson,” 1926-1927
Folder 8: Charles Schuler vs. Joshua Wilson and Village of Columbia, Commercial State Bank of Waterloo, and Harry Ahrens, 1926Add to your cart.
Abstract of Record, Charles Schuler vs. Joshua Wilson and Village of Columbia, Commercial State Bank of Waterloo, and Harry Ahrens, 1926
Folder 9: C. J. Eschmann vs. Bernard Cawi, 1934Add to your cart.
Statement, Brief and Argument for Appellees; Statement Brief and Argument for Appellant; Abstract of Record; Petition for Rehearing, C. J. Eschmann vs. Bernard Cawi, 1934
Folder 10: United States Circuit Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, 1922-1923Add to your cart.
United States Circuit Court of Appeals, 7th Circuit, Statement, Brief and Argument (Appellant & Appellee) Reply Brief (Joseph W. Rickert lawyer for Appellants), Fischer-Schien Syndicate, (Nelson A. Rickert), et al vs. Anna Lee, 1922-1923
Box 7Add to your cart.
Folder 1: The Exploration and Settlement of the Mississippi Valley and the Early Pioneers of Monroe County, IllinoisAdd to your cart.
An address delivered by Joseph W. Rickert at Waterloo, Illinois, at the unveiling of the Lemen Monument on September 2, 1909 titled, “The Exploration and Settlement of the Mississippi Valley and the Early Pioneers of Monroe County, Illinois,” 21 pp. (And East St. Louis Journal, newsclipping February 6, 1927)
Folder 2: Monroe County HistoryAdd to your cart.
Monroe County History series of articles by Joseph W. Rickert published in Waterloo newspapers, 4 articles
Folder 3: Invitations, 1891Add to your cart.

1891 Invitations to meet Governor and Mrs. Fifer at the Executive Mansion

1891 Invitation to meet General John M. Palmer, Springfield Hotel

Folder 4: Senate Resolution Number 33 (Illinois) 61st General Assembly honoring Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Senate Resolution Number 33 (Illinois) 61st General Assembly honoring Joseph W. Rickert
Folder 5: Rickert Valmeyer FarmAdd to your cart.
Specifications for building house on Rickert Valmeyer Farm
Folder 6: Rickert's letter accepting nominations for State SenateAdd to your cart.
Rickert's letter to Chairman of Democratic Party accepting nominations for State Senate
Folder 7: Notes of Bank HistoryAdd to your cart.
Notes of Bank History, Commercial State Bank of Waterloo
Folder 8: Illinois Democratic Leaders of the PastAdd to your cart.
Illinois Democratic Leaders of the Past, published clipping from East St. Louis Gazette, pre 1900
Folder 9: Newsclippings of Joseph W. Rickert articlesAdd to your cart.
Folder 10: The Laws of the Land” by Joseph W. RickertAdd to your cart.
Essay, The Laws of the Land” by Joseph W. Rickert (read to Literary Society), undated
Folder 11: Foundation of Democratic PartyAdd to your cart.
Speech, in German, Foundation of Democratic Party, given in 1868
Folder 12: Address of Welcome, to members of the Southern Illinois Medical SocietyAdd to your cart.
Address of Welcome, to members of the Southern Illinois Medical Society, undated
Folder 13: Language, Its Origins and Characteristics, undatedAdd to your cart.
Language, Its Origins and Characteristics, read to Literary Society, undated
Series 3: CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 8Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1860-1889Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1890-1894Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1895-1897Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1898-1899Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, undated, pre 1900Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1900Add to your cart.
Box 9Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1901Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1902Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1903Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1904 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1904 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 10Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1905 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1905 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1906 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1906 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 11Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1907 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1907 April-JuneAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1907 July-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1908 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1908 August- DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1909 January-JuneAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1909 July-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1910Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Family Correspondence, undated, 1900-1910Add to your cart.
Box 12Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1911Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1912Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1913Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1914Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1915Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1916Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1917Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1918Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Family Correspondence, 1919Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Family Correspondence, undated, 1910-1919Add to your cart.
Box 13Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1920 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1920 April-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1920 June- AugustAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1920 September-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1921 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1921 June-OctoberAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1921 November-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1922 January-SeptemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Family Correspondence, 1922 October-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 14Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1923 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1923 June-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1924 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1924 April-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1925 January-AugustAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1925 September-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1926 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1926 June-OctoberAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Family Correspondence, 1926 November-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 15Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1927 January-FebruaryAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1927 March-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1927 June-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1928Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1929Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, undated, 1920-1929Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1930Add to your cart.
Box 16Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1931 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1931 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1932 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1932 August-SeptemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1932 October-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1933 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1933 April-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 17Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1934 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1934 April-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1935 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1935 August- DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1936 January-MarchAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1936 April-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1937Add to your cart.
Box 18Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1938 January-JuneAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1938 July-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1939 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1939 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence or fragment, undated, 1930-1939Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1940 January-AprilAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1940 May-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1940 August-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 19Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 100th Birthday letters, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 100th Birthday letters, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, drafts of Thank You letters for cards, etc., 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, Birthday cards, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, Birthday cards, 1940Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1941Add to your cart.
Box 20Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1942 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1942 June-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1943Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1944Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1945Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1947 January-JulyAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1947 August- OctoberAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Family Correspondence, 1947 November-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Box 21Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1948 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1948 April-NovemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1948 DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1949 January-MayAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1949 June-DecemberAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, undated, 1940-1949Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1950Add to your cart.
Box 22Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1951Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1952Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1955Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1956Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Family Correspondence, 1958Add to your cart.
Box 23Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence1959 (January-June)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence1959 (July-August)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence1959 (September)Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence1959 (October)Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence1959 (November-December)Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, undated, 1950-1959Add to your cart.
Box 24Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, 1960Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence, 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1963Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, 1964-1966Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Family Correspondence, Christmas Cards, 1957Add to your cart.
Box 25Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Family Correspondence, Christmas Cards, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Family Correspondence, Christmas Cards, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Family Correspondence Christmas Cards, 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Family Correspondence, 1970-1971Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Family Correspondence, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Family Correspondence, Sympathy Card, 1971Add to your cart.
Box 26Add to your cart.
Folder 1: John C. EckelAdd to your cart.
Eckel, John C. (Charles Dickens authority, also contains William Jennings Bryan letters)
Folder 2: "And I Loved Them All . . .Book I -- The Boys in My Life,"Add to your cart.
Friends, "And I Loved Them All . . .Book I -- The Boys in My Life," Marguerite, 1910-1930
Box 27Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "My English and American Friends,"Add to your cart.
Friends, "My English and American Friends," 1921-1949
Folder 2: "Letters from Dear French Friends,"Add to your cart.
Friends, "Letters from Dear French Friends," 1920's - 1930's
Box 28Add to your cart.
Folder 1: "Marcus Lee Hansen", 1893-1938Add to your cart.
"Marcus Lee Hansen," (1893-1938), correspondence 1933-1945 (1938 and on is from his wife, Lydia Hansen) was the author of Pulitzer Prize-winning History, 1941 for The Atlantic Migration
Folder 2: Untitled, 1900-1920Add to your cart.
Series 4: Business Records and CorrespondenceAdd to your cart.
Box 29Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Commercial Bank BooksAdd to your cart.
Commercial Bank Books: Marie, 1961-1962; Luella, 1917-1927
Folder 2: Expenditure Records, 1900-1940Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Expenditure Records, 1928-1939Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Expenditure Records, 1940'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Expenditure Records, 1940'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Expenditure Records, 1949-1960Add to your cart.
Box 30Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Valmeyer Farm/Tiptown FarmAdd to your cart.

Valmeyer Farm, 1929-1941

Tiptown Farm, 1931-1941

Joseph Rickert Fees Earned, 1937-1939

Folder 2: Valmeyer Farm ExpendituresAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: United States Department of Agriculture informationAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Conservation Farming Guides and Evaluation of Rickert FarmsAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Farm Subsidy Applications (removed to oversize Box #50)Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Property and Personal Taxes, (removed to oversize Box #50), 1927-1932Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Farm Finances, (removed to oversize Box #50), 1940-1960Add to your cart.
Box 31Add to your cart.
Folder 1: International Harvester Corporation, correspondence, 1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Joseph W. Rickert's Library (Deposition Plans)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Luella Rickert, Executrix, 1941-1942Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Siegel Liquidation Trust, 1946Add to your cart.
Folder 5: George Ziebold Milling Company, Red Bud, Illinois; records, 1912-1927Add to your cart.
Folder 6: George Ziebold Milling Company, Red Bud, Illinois; records, 1911-1930Add to your cart.
Folder 7: George Ziebold Milling Company, Red Bud, Illinois; records, 1928-1931Add to your cart.
Folder 8: George Ziebold Milling Company, Red Bud, Illinois; records, 1929-1930Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Passes for Flood, Luella and Marie, 1943Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Passports: Marguerite; Luella; Marie, 1926; 1932; 1948Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Photography Companies (Marie's hobby)Add to your cart.
Box 32Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Swiss bank and financial accounts, 1930's-1960'sAdd to your cart.
Swiss bank and financial accounts, Naef and Cie Company, 1930's-1960's
Box 33Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Swiss bank and financial accounts, Naef and Cie Company, 1930's-1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Swiss bank and financial accounts, Naef and Cie Company, 1930's-1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Swiss bank and financial accounts, Naef and Cie Company, 1930's-1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Swiss bank and financial accounts, Naef and Cie Company, 1930's-1960'sAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Visa, Marie Rickert, 1919Add to your cart.
Series 5: Organizational AffiliationsAdd to your cart.
Box 34Add to your cart.
Folder 1: American Red Cross, 1917 June 30-December 29Add to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, 1917 June 30-1917 December 29
Folder 2: American Red Cross, 1918 January 2-February 28Add to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, 1918 January 2-1918 February 28
Folder 3: American Red Cross, 1918 March 3 - July 17Add to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, 1918 March 3 - 1918 July 17
Folder 4: American Red Cross, 1917 November 29-1918 November 28Add to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, membership list, 1917 November 29-1918 November 28
Folder 5: American Red CrossAdd to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, undated project for school children
Folder 6: American Red CrossAdd to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, undated and fragments
Folder 7: American Red CrossAdd to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, newspaper photo, letterhead stationary
Folder 8: American Red Cross, 1971Add to your cart.
American Red Cross, Monroe County Branch, pamphlet, "The Work of the American Red Cross," 1971 and magazine subscription list
Folder 9: Monroe County Historical Society and Sesquicentennial Association (newsletters)Add to your cart.
Monroe County Historical Society and Sesquicentennial Association (newsletters)
Box 35Add to your cart.
Folder 1: General Federation of Women's ClubsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Illinois Federation of Women's Clubs (includes directory)Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Principia CollegeAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Waterloo Home Economics Club, 1934-1942Add to your cart.
Series 6: WritingsAdd to your cart.
Box 36Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Versus, by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Versus, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 2: Poems for Boys and Girls, by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Poems for Boys and Girls, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 3: Songs and Reflections, by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Songs and Reflections, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 4: Poems for 1940, by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Poems for 1940, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 5: Rural Sophisticate, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1939Add to your cart.
Rural Sophisticate, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1939 (contains scrapbook of correspondence, reasons for publishing, the publishing process)
Folder 6: Rural Sophisticate,by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Rural Sophisticate, original manuscript by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 7: A Call to Remembrance: A rambling autobiography written for my own pleasure, by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
A Call to Remembrance: A rambling autobiography written for my own pleasure, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 8: Poems, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1931Add to your cart.
Poems, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1931
Box 37Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Sketches by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1943 JuneAdd to your cart.
“The Scenes of My Childhood,” sketches by Marguerite Lois Rickert, June 1943
Folder 2: Ma Vie, Dessins de Marguerite Rickert: portraits pa elle-meme,Add to your cart.
Ma Vie,Dessins de Marguerite Rickert: portraits pa elle-meme, by Marguerite Lois Rickert
Folder 3: Food for Butterflies, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1930Add to your cart.
Food for Butterflies by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1930
Folder 4: Songs for Soldiers, 1941Add to your cart.
Songs for Soldiers, by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1941
Folder 5: Poetry by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1927-1939Add to your cart.
Poetry by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1927-1939
Folder 6: Journal of Marguerite Rickert, Book I, People I Can't Forget, 1920-1927Add to your cart.
Journal of Marguerite Rickert, Book I, People I Can't Forget, Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1920-1927
Folder 7: Who Sold the House, play by Marguerite Lois RickertAdd to your cart.
Who Sold the House, play by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 4 loose pages
Folder 8: Writings by Marguerite Lois Rickert, 1928Add to your cart.

“Interesting Notes from Africa, Four Hundred Miles from White People,” by Marguerite Lois Rickert, published in Waterloo newspaper, 1928

“History of Waterloo,” by Marguerite Lois Rickert, published in Waterloo newspaper, undated

Folder 9: Morrison-Talbot Library,â by Luella RickertAdd to your cart.
Morrison-Talbot Library, by Luella Rickert, 2 typed pages
Folder 10: Joseph W. Rickert, by Luella Rickert, 1942Add to your cart.
Joseph W. Rickert, by Luella Rickert, 2 typed pages, 1942
Folder 11: Colonel William R. Morrison, by Nelson A. Rickert, 1909 October 8Add to your cart.
Colonel William R. Morrison, by Nelson A. Rickert, published by The Waterloo Times, October 8, 1909
Folder 12: Geneva, Switzerland, by Nelson RickertAdd to your cart.
Geneva, Switzerland, by Nelson Rickert, written to the editor of The Waterloo Republican, 6 pages handwritten
Folder 13: Sunny Italy, by Nelson Rickert, 1903 May 14Add to your cart.
Sunny Italy, by Nelson Rickert, published in the Waterloo Republican, May 14, 1903
Box 38Add to your cart.
Folder 1: True Atomic Power and The Atomic Myth,Add to your cart.
True Atomic Power and The Atomic Myth, by Marie Rickert, 12 pp.
Folder 2: Poems and Essays in notebook, 1921-1922Add to your cart.
Poems and Essays in notebook, by Marie, 1921-1922
Folder 3: Manuscripts by Marie RickertAdd to your cart.
“Fancy Fishing” and “It Can Be Done,” manuscripts by Marie Rickert
Folder 4: Poetry (loose poems) by Marie RickertAdd to your cart.
Poetry (loose poems) by Marie Rickert
Folder 5: Tomatoes, essay, by Marie RickertAdd to your cart.
Tomatoes, essay, by Marie, 2 handwritten pages
Folder 6: Letter from Geneva, by Marie Rickert, 1920 January 2Add to your cart.
Letter from Geneva, by Marie Rickert, Waterloo Times, January 2, 1920
Folder 7: Poems and sonnets by Marie and Marguerite RickertAdd to your cart.
“Windows Facing East,” poems and sonnets by Marie and Marguerite Rickert
Folder 8: Poems, by Marie and Marguerite RickertAdd to your cart.
Poems, by Marie and Marguerite Rickert
Folder 9: Versus, by Marie and Marguerite RickertAdd to your cart.
Versus, by Marie and Marguerite Rickert
Folder 10: Loose poems, author unknownAdd to your cart.
Loose poems, author unknown
Folder 11: Manuscripts of poems and literary notesAdd to your cart.
Manuscripts of poems and literary notes
Box 39Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Hon. John C. Eckel Visits Waterloo,Add to your cart.
Hon. John C. Eckel Visits Waterloo, author unknown
Folder 2: Book I Have EnjoyedAdd to your cart.
Book I Have Enjoyed, author unknown
Folder 3: correspondence, 1832Add to your cart.
Folder 4: An Intimate Glimpse of Fridtjof Nansen, 1923Add to your cart.
An Intimate Glimpse of Fridtjof Nansen, 1923, author unknown
Folder 5: Letters, notes, poems, biographical notesAdd to your cart.
Loose copies of letters, notes, poems, biographical notes
Folder 6: Letters, notes, poems, biographical notesAdd to your cart.
Loose copies of letters, notes, poems, biographical notes
Folder 7: Letters, notes, poems, biographical notesAdd to your cart.
Loose copies of letters, notes, poems, biographical notes
Folder 8: The Bible and Science, unknown authorAdd to your cart.
The Bible and Science, unknown author
Series 7: Diaries and JournalsAdd to your cart.
Box 40Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Diaries and Journals, 1871-1902Add to your cart.
1871-1900; 1890s; 1892-1897 (Mary Ziebold); 1897; 1902 (Nelson Rickert); 1902 (Luella Rickert); 1902
Folder 2: Diaries and Journals, 1902-1908Add to your cart.
1902-1908; 1904 (2); 1905-1906
Folder 3: Record of Calls; notes for the week, 1917, 1923; 1917Add to your cart.
Record of Calls, 1917 and 1923; notes for the week, 1917
Folder 4: Diaries and Journals, 1920Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Diaries and Journals (Marie Rickert), 1922Add to your cart.
Box 41Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Diaries and Journals (2), 1923; 1924Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Diaries and Journals (2), 1931Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Diaries and Journals (2), 1937; 1938Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Diaries and Journals (Marguerite Rickert), 1941; 1943; 1945; 1947Add to your cart.
Box 42Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Diaries and Journals, 1950; 1953; 1954Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Diaries and Journals, 1957; 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Diaries and Journals (2), 1960; 1962Add to your cart.
Box 43Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Luella Rickert/Marguerite Rickert Chap Record, 1903, 1903Add to your cart.
Chap Record, 1903 and 1903 (Luella Rickert)
Folder 2: Luella Rickert/Marguerite Rickert "My Senior Year " Hosmer HallAdd to your cart.
"My Senior Year" Hosmer Hall (Marguerite Rickert)
Box 44Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Address Books (9)Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Play DiaryAdd to your cart.
Series 8: Ziebold FamilyAdd to your cart.
Box 45Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence to Mary Ziebold, 1890sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Ziebold GenealogyAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Mary Ziebold materialAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Goetlieb and Nelson G. Ziebold materialAdd to your cart.
Folder 5: Ziebold Family newsclippingsAdd to your cart.
Folder 6: Francois Bonnet materialAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Mary Ziebold (Bonnet) ScrapbookAdd to your cart.
Series 9: ScrapbooksAdd to your cart.
Box 46Add to your cart.
Folder 1: International RelationsAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Mrs. Ruth Bryan OwenAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Poets and PoetryAdd to your cart.
Box 47Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Poets and Poetry, cont'd.Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Alexander WoolcottAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: World War IAdd to your cart.
Series 10: Memorabilia & MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Box 48Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous itemsAdd to your cart.
Box 49Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous oversize itemsAdd to your cart.
Box 50Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Miscellaneous oversize itemsAdd to your cart.

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