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DePauw University

 Organization

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Alexander Campbell Stevenson collection

 Collection
Identifier: L609
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, receipts, an account book and journal, as well as miscellaneous memorabilia from Alexander Campbell Stevenson in Kentucky and Indiana ranging from 1804 to 1882 regarding Stevenson's political and agricultural career.
Dates: 1804-1882

Asa J. Smith collection

 Collection
Identifier: L368
Scope and Contents This collection consists of Asa J. Smith’s manuscript, drafts, and notes for a biography of Hiram I. Bearss of Peru, Indiana. Bearss served over 20 years in the United States Marine Corps from the Spanish-American War until World War I, obtaining the rank of brigadier general. A few folders contain items for scrapbooks from Smith’s personal life and other literary interests.
Dates: 1901-1973

Austin H. Brown papers

 Collection
Identifier: L019
Scope and Contents This collection contains Austin H. Brown’s personal and business correspondence, as well as documents of political appointments, indentures, checks, receipts, clippings, and compositions, programs and other ephemera from social and political activities such as membership to the Democratic Party and Masons organizations. The correspondence includes letters from his father, William J. Brown, his brother, George, and cousin, John Ferguson.There are also a Independent Relief Fire Co.,...
Dates: 1830-1901

Chittenden family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L031
Scope and Contents The collection contains the correspondence between George F. and Amanda Chittenden during their engagement and during the U.S. Civil War. The letters written during the Civil War discuss health conditions, army life, the siege of Vicksburg, life and politics in Indiana, and Confederate prisoners at Camp Morton. Also included are letters to Amanda Chittenden from family members and to George Chittenden regarding Republican politics, his work with the Indiana Hospital for the Insane, and other...
Dates: 1837-1913

DePauw University Class of 1891 photograph album

 Collection — Volume: V576
Identifier: V576
Scope and Contents This collection includes one photograph album of the DePauw University class of 1891 in Greencastle, Indiana. Annotation on the cover verso: "Property of Will Neff. Sent to Louise Binkley-Secy by his sister after his death."
Dates: 1891

Edward B. Bender collection

 Collection — Folder: S0102
Identifier: S0102
Scope and Contents The collection contains photocopies of a notebook belonging to Edward B. Bender with expenses, transactions, schedule of the day and miscellaneous thoughts and quotes from 1897-1899.
Dates: 1897-1899

Elijah Evan Edwards collection

 Collection
Identifier: L049
Scope and Contents The collection consists of copies of the journal of Elijah Evan Edwards while a student at Indiana Asbury University (now DePauw University) at Greencastle, Indiana. Within the journal, Edwards describes life as a student and the cost, societies, and activities while there.
Dates: 1846-1850

Eliza "Bessie" Osgood collection

 Collection
Identifier: L461
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, photographs, and personal documents of Elizabeth "Bessie" Osgood. The bulk of the collection contains letters Bessie received from her friend, Mary "Puss" Allen, and describe her teaching experiences, family activities, friends, social events, church activities, marriages, new babies and illnesses (1885-1892). Additional correspondence from her future husband, Jerome Strain (1890-1892), her father (1890), her sisters (1890-1893), her...
Dates: 1833-1950

Georgia Eva Lockenour papers

 Collection
Identifier: L435
Scope and Contents This collection includes six class notebooks kept by Lockenour while at DePauw University, primarily dealing with music; report cards from Bedford, IN and Mitchell, IN schools and DePauw University from 1902-1920; musical composition Woodruff Place Centennial song, 1972; and an autograph book from 1890-1905; a New Testmane, undated; and Lydia's autograph book, from 1890-1905.
Dates: 1890-1972, undated

Indiana Volunteer Weather Service reports

 Collection — Folder: S3354
Identifier: S3354
Scope and Contents The monthly weather reports are set out by Indiana counties. At the bottom of the single large page for each month are comparisons with the state during the past few years and several specific towns.
Dates: 1885-1886