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Bader Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A2540
Scope and Contents The collection includes advertising circulars, circular letters, price lists, and brochures, many of which relate to the dry cleaning business; advertisements and letters promoting dry cleaning correspondence courses; ten issues of “Widder’s Practical Dyer” (1920-1921), published by the Widder Dye & Chemical Co., Inc., Brooklyn, New York; letters to Ernst Bader offering jobs and business opportunities in reply to an advertisement he placed in a dry cleaning trade magazine; papers...
Dates: 1877-1922

Badger Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A0073
Scope and Contents Collection contains material of the St. Louis-based Badger family, including letters of Capt. Alexander Badger, Sr. and Jr.; newsclippings; bonds; steamboat memoranda; a pilot certificate issued to William H. Cable in 1852; envelopes of Wells Fargo and Overland Mail; cards of steamboat Magnolia and a timetable of St. Louis railroads and steamships; material concerning the Badger, Cable and Cayton families; two Missouri defense bonds issued in 186-; and several letters...
Dates: 1852-1950

Pat Hays Baer Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A3299
Scope and Contents The collection contains papers relating to Pat Hays Baer’s preservation work and her work with the American Camping Association. The Camp Series contains information about the American Camping Association (ACA) including conference notes, bylaws, ACA newsletters, membership rosters, and camp regulations; pamphlets and programs about various Missouri and Illinois camps, such as Camp Wyman, Camp Sherwood Forest, and Camp Widjiwagan; papers regarding the Girl...
Dates: 1924-2001

Mrs. Howard Bailey Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A0075
Scope and Contents The collection consists mostly of genealogical data collected by Mrs. Howard Bailey and information relating to hereditary organizations she joined. Genealogical information on the following surnames is included: Adams, Bacon, Bailey, Barclay/Baxley, Barton, Bassett, Butler, Chilcutt, Clark, Cole, Cooper, Cosby, Ellis, Gilliland, Higginson, Kimbrough, Marshall, Martin, Merritt, Pierce, Ragsdale, Roscoe/Roscow, Salmon, Spiller, Taylor, Tipton, Walker, Wear/Weir, Wheaton, Williams, Wills, and...
Dates: 1783-1792, 1861-1862, 1894-1898, 1904-1906, 1921-1935

Baldwin Family Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A2301
Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of family letters, photographs, and documents of William Thomas Baldwin, Samuel Baldwin, and Thomas Bounds. The documents pertain mostly to family affairs.

Dates: 1845-2004

Bank of St. Louis Note Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A3049
Scope and Contents The collection consists of one 1817 bank note drawn on the Bank of St. Louis, the research notes and a 1930 letter of Eric P. Newman, and an October 5, 1941, newspaper article from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch about the note, “The Oldest Known Picture of St. Louis.” Mr. Newman framed portions of this article along with the bank note. Although the bank note has been removed from the frame for preservation, the remaining collage has been retained in the...
Dates: 1817-1941

Luther Vonzell Banner, Jr. Funeral Program

 Collection
Identifier: A3180
Scope and Contents

The program includes a brief biography, a photograph, and the order of service for the funeral of Luther Vonzell Banner, Jr.

Dates: 1993

Barnes-Jewish Schools of Nursing Photograph Collection

 Collection
Identifier: P1011
Scope and Contents The Barnes-Jewish Schools of Nursing Photograph Collection contains photographs from the Barnes Hospital School of Nursing and the Jewish Hospital School of Nursing that document the activities of students and alumni. Some photos are from official nursing school events, like graduation and capping ceremonies, but many depict the daily lives of the student nurses, in the classroom, labs, and clinics and in recreational activities. The collection also includes many class photographs, including...
Dates: 1928-2002

Robert A. Barnes Papers

 Collection
Identifier: A0085
Scope and Contents Collection consists of personal, business, financial, and family papers of Robert A. Barnes, who was a grocer, commission merchant, bank president, stockholder, property owner, and philanthropist. Includes correspondence, bills, receipts, legal papers, property and income tax documents, insurance policies, personal and business accounts, and papers relating to the Barnes estate and the estate of John W. Reel, of which Barnes was the administrator. Also includes numerous bills of lading and...
Dates: 1784-1923; Majority of material found within 1820-1914

John K. Barron Collection

 Collection
Identifier: A3052
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 47 letters and postcards, most of which were written by John K. Barron during his service in the Army during the First World War, and undated notes. Items date from October 1917 to December 1919 with the following gaps: May to September 1918, November 1918 to January 1919, and June to November 1919. The collection is arranged chronologically. John K. Barron wrote to his mother, father, sister, brother, and friend Myron Maynard while he was away. He...
Dates: 1917-1919

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Missouri Historical Society Library and Research Center 560
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United States -- Armed Forces 73
LGBTQ resource 60
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 59
LGBTQ Collecting Initiative 47
Business enterprises -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 40
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Missouri -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 33
World War, 1914-1918 32
Families -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 29
African Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 27
United States -- Politics and government 26
World War, 1939-1945 21
Gay community -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 20
Portrait Photographs 17
World War, 1939-1945 -- France 17
Missouri -- Politics and government 16
Real property -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 16
Indians of North America 14
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 13
West (U.S.) -- Description and travel 13
Deeds -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 12
Lesbian community -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 12
Advertising -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
African American women -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Civil Rights -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Families -- Missouri 11
Segregation -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 11
Steamboats 11
African American Collecting Initiative, 2013- 9
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California -- Gold discoveries 9
Mexican War, 1846-1848 9
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Soldiers -- United States -- Correspondence 9
Cholera -- Missouri -- Saint Louis -- 1849 8
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Fur trade -- United States 8
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German Americans -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 8
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Arkansas -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
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Jews -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 7
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Mississippi -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
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Race relations -- Missouri -- Ferguson 7
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Tennessee -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 7
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Baseball -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
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Education -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Finance, Personal 6
Legislators -- United States 6
Louisiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 6
Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) -- History 6
Military discharge 6
Public schools -- Saint Louis -- Missouri 6
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- History -- 19th century 6
Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Social life and customs 6
Soldiers -- United States 6
Speeches, addresses, etc 6
Teachers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
Theater -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 6
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865 6
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 6
AIDS (Disease)--United States 5
Advertising -- United States 5
African American business enterprises 5
African Americans 5
Alabama -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
American poetry -- Women authors 5
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City planning -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Civil rights 5
Civil rights workers -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Gay men -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
Group portraits 5
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Kentucky -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
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Police -- Missouri -- Saint Louis 5
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Saint Louis (Mo.) -- Buildings, structures, etc. 5
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French 49
German 36
Spanish; Castilian 14
Italian 4
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Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) 11
Washington University (Saint Louis, Mo.) 9
Brown, Michael, Jr., 1996-2014 8
Prince, Vida Goldman Sister, 1933- 8
United States. Navy 8
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Confederate States of America. Army 7
Gephardt, Richard A. (Richard Andrew), 1941- 7
Oldham, Marian, 1927-1994 6
St. Louis Public Schools (Saint Louis, Mo.) 6
Congress of Racial Equality 5
Eliot, William Greenleaf, 1811-1887 5
Lindbergh, Charles A. (Charles Augustus), 1902-1974 5
Missouri Historical Society 5
NAACP (Organization) 5
Oldham, Charles R., 1922-2006 5
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 5
Bates, Edward, 1793-1869 4
Delassus, Charles Dehault, 1767-1842 4
Lewis, Meriwether, 1774-1809 4
Saint Louis (Mo.). Metropolitan Police Department 4
St. Louis Cardinals (Baseball team) 4
St. Louis Committee of Racial Equality (1947-) 4
American Red Cross 3
Bates, Frederick, 1777-1825 3
Best, Joyce, 1928- 3
Best, Stephen R., 1926-2014 3
Boy Scouts of America 3
Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.) 3
Clark, William, 1770-1838 3
Dagen, Margaret W., 1919-2002 3
Eliot family 3
Famous Barr Co. (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Freeman, Frankie Muse, 1916-2018 3
Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 3
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 3
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 3
Moore, Gwendolyn R. 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. St. Louis Branch 3
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Youth Council 3
Phyllis Wheatley Branch YWCA (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Rosen, Yvonne A. Marglous (Bonnie), 1928- 3
Schankman, Irv, 1924-2004 3
Seay, Norman R., 1932-2019 3
Stoddard, Amos, 1762-1813 3
Teasdale, Sara, 1884-1933 3
Teneau, Billie Coil Ames, 1925- 3
United States. Army 3
United States. Coast Guard 3
Urban League (Saint Louis, Mo.) 3
Western Sanitary Commission 3
Wired Women Dance, Inc. (Saint Louis, Mo.) (1983-2004) 3
Witherspoon, Fredda, Dr., 1918-1996 3
ACT UP/St. Louis (1990-) (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Ahrens, William L., 1917-1997 2
American Civil Liberties Union of Eastern Missouri 2
American Institute of Architects. Saint Louis Chapter 2
Belcher's Sugar Refining Company 2
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1782-1858 2
Black, Gurdon Gilmore, 1880-1953 2
Bradley, Charles E., 1845-1927 2
Bradley, James E., 1838-1887 2
Burr, Aaron, 1756-1836 2
Campbell, Robert, 1804-1879 2
Carson, Elizabeth Chapin, 1897-1983 2
Carson, Norman Bruce, Dr., 1844-1931 2
Carson, William Glasgow Bruce, 1891-1976 2
Center for Hearing and Speech 2
Chouteau, Pierre, 1789-1865 2
Clark, Samuel Bromley, 1928-2014 2
Corbett, Katharine T., 1935- 2
Cureton, Carol 2
Dagen, Irvin (Irv), 1912-1998 2
Darby, John Fletcher, 1803-1882 2
Delassus Deluzières, Pierre Charles de Hault, 1738-1806 2
Delta Sigma Theta Sorority 2
Dependahl, Edward R., 1895-1963 2
Dependahl, Mildred O'Toole 2
Dorrill Studio (1929-1966) 2
Dougherty, John, Major, 1791-1860 2
Dougherty, Lewis B. (Bissell), 1828-1925 2
Dreer, Vivian McField, 1916-2006 2
Ferguson (Mo.) 2
Frenzel, Milton, 1913-1986 2
Frenzel, Virginia, 1913-2005 2
Fruin-Colnon Contracting Company 2
Gamble, Hamilton Rowan, 1798-1864 2
Garlington, Elizabeth White, 1909-2006 2
Glasgow, William, Jr. (William Ross), 1813-1892 2
Goldenrod (Showboat) 2
Grant, David M., 1903-1985 2
Hadley Vocational School (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Hardge, Ernestine R. 2
Hayes, Walter Lee, 1923-1998 2
Hazard, R.R. 2
Home of the Friendless (Saint Louis, Mo.) 2
Huston, J, Lady 2
Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 2
Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826 2
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines), 1908-1973 2
Jones, Brenda L. (Lee), 1948- 2
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