|15th Illinois Secretary of State|
|Governor||John M. Palmer|
|Preceded by||Sharon Tyndale|
|Succeeded by||George H. Harlow|
|Died||September 7, 1894 (aged 55 or 56)|
|Political party||Republican (Early years)|
|Democrat (Later years)|
|Profession||Politician, Printer, Newspaper Owner|
Edward Rummel (c. 1838 – September 7, 1894) was the 15th Secretary of State of Illinois from 1869 to 1873. His tenure is notable for devising a more systematic method of record keeping that was required by the role of Illinois Secretary of State along with recommending a manual of state government.
- Howlett, Michael J. (August 1977). Keepers of the Seal: A History of the Secretaries of State of Illinois and How Their Office Grew. State of Illinois. Retrieved 8 June 2018.
| Secretary of State of Illinois
George H. Harlow