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DePauw University

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

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

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