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William Bradshaw papers

 Collection — Folder: S0157
Identifier: S0157

Scope and Contents

This collection includes documents from William Bradshaw and others in Virginia and Indiana ranging from 1816 to 1855 regarding receipts, land papers and other documents. There is also correspondence relating to family matters, and documents from 1884, one for William B. Bradley.


  • 1816-1884, undated

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research, but there are restrictions due to condition and age of materials. Contact the repository for more information.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.

Biographical Note

William Bradshaw was born in Virginia in 1790 and served in the Virginia militia in 1814. He farmed in Virginia from 1816-1838, married Margaret Oct. 10, 1820, worked as a miller and farmer in Indianapolis, Indiana from 1839-1855 and died there March 18, 1860.


Information found in collection. Retrieved 2013/09/17.


0.02 Cubic Feet (2 folders)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Ownership and Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/09/17 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created by Edythe Huffman on 2013/09/17.
William Bradshaw papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.