Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
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.,...
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...
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...
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Scope and Contents Collection includes letters mainly written by Orion A. Bartholomew to his family while at Indiana Asbury University, while serving in the Union Army during civil war with the 15th Regiment, United States Colored Troops, and after the civil war.The collection contains additional correspondence from Orion’s brothers Levi Bartholomew, W. F. [William Frank] Bartholomew, and niece Nell Ward Scearce to her mother Laura Bartholomew.Also included are programs from Indiana Asbury...
Scope and Contents The collection consists of family letters written by John, Joe, and Anne Schoen ranging from 1948 to 1962. The letters related to family activities and John's experiences training in the army and serving in Germany.