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Title: Scheftel, Yetta. Papers, 1915-1916
Collection identifier: 254
Extent: 0.2 cubic feet
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This collection contains a typescript of Yetta Scheftel's paper, "The Settlement of the Military Tract in the State of Illinois: A Study of the Westward Movement." She prepared this eight-chapter manuscript under Clarence W. Alvord for use in The Centennial History of Illinois, and was compensated for the work by Otto L. Schmidt, chairman of the Illinois Centennial Commission.