Elvira Cecelia Sheridan [Badger]

Elvira Sheridan (1832-1911) owned music purchased in Charleston, SC; Louisville, KY; and Chicago, IL. Born in Charleston, her family moved to Louisville in 1834. She married Alpheus C. Badger, a prominent banker, in the early 1850s. At the onset of the Civil War the family moved to Chicago.

Elvira Cecilia Sheridan Badger (1832-1911) - Find A Grave Memorial

Her diaries and other materials are at the Newberry Library (Chicago).

The two binder’s volumes are housed in the Newberry Library (Chicago), Driscoll Collection XVII.