Pence, George, 1852-1929
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder: S1659
Scope and Contents This collection includes historical notes compiled by George Pence and copied by George R. Wilson in May 1921 regarding laws passed from 1817 to 1852 related to Dubois County, Indiana; a script and instructions for the settings and publicity of the Dubois County Pageant from the 1950s; 8 prints of original watercolors painted by Mary Anne Nordhoff, a native of Dubois County, and printed for a special souvenir 25th anniversary section of the October 7, 1971 Dubois...
Scope and Contents This collection includes George Pence's notebooks containing annotated records from all 92 Indiana counties. Created in 1921, his notebooks contain entries that relate information about the creation of the counties and townships, roads and bridges, railroads, courts, taxes, incorporations, county appointments and other county records ranging from 1790 to 1852. The collection also includes annotated records of different research subjects. Ranging from 1788 to 1852, the subjects are...
Dates: 1921; 1926/11/29
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of George Pence's daybook entries from August 1921 and undated. The entries are in regard to various laws concerning voting, elections, and establishment of organizations in various Indiana towns from 1848 to 1852. Also included are photocopies of an undated daybook that Pence wrote down notes from the November 25,1870- November 9, 1877 Bartholomew Democrat regarding various subjects such as election returns and news about local residents and businesses.
Dates: 1921-1924, undated
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 folders on U.S. held lands in Indiana: 2 plot books (1 folder), and handwritten notes (2 folders) from George Pence from 1799 to 1875.
Collection — Folder: S3345
Scope and Contents This collection includes a speech given by George Pence of Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1922 May to 1922 June regarding "The Indianapolis Donation" and the American Association of Engineers.
Dates: 1922 May-June