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Mrs. Carrie J. Cox papers

 Collection — Folder: S302
Identifier: S0302

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photostats of financial documents and receipts from John Scott and Enoch Cox in Indiana ranging from 1826 to 1840 regarding business and personal matters.


  • 1826-1840

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Mrs. Carrie J. Cox was born to James B. (founder of the Delphi Journal) and Mary Scott in 1857 in Indiana, one of five children. She married Joseph A. Cox in Carroll County, Indiana December 9, 1880, with whom she had one child, Florence. She was a founding member of the Rose Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star (OES) in Delphi, Indiana, wrote occasionally for the Delphi Journal, and died between October 1936 and June 1941.

Information found within the collection.

"Cox. Carrie J.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/09/29.

"Cox, Carrie J.". Journal to celebrate century anniversary 1936. Delphi (IN) Journal O22 Oct. 1923. A1, A5. Print

Eastern Star meeting held Monday night. 22 Oct., 1936. Retrieved 2014/09/29.http://access.newspaperarchive.come/us/indiana/delphi/delphi-journal/1936.

Eastern Star. 19 June, 1941. Retrieved 2014/09/29.http://access.newspaperarchive.come/us/indiana/delphi/delphi-citizen/1941.

"Scott, Carrie J.". 1870 United States Federal census. Retrieved 2014/09/29.

"Scott, Carrie J.". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2014/09/29.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Carrie Cox on 1929/10/26.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/29 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/29 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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