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Daughters of the American Revolutions (DAR) Joseph Hart Chapter, Columbus, Indiana collection

 Collection — Folder: S0331
Identifier: S0331

Scope and Contents

There are 13 separate items in this collection. The papers include the history of newspapers, schools, and churches in Bartholomew County, Indiana. One paper is about colonial Moravians and their contribution to American music. The two indexes to account books list the names and page numbers on which those names appear in the ledgers. The authors of the papers include: Mildred Dixon Harrod, George E. Utterback, David A. White, and Julia Ann Hayes.


  • 1821-1974


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

The Joseph Hart Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution was located in Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana. No additional information about this group is available from the collection.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) Joseph Hart Chapter, Columbus, Indiana on 1978/12/08.


No further additions are expected.

Item Listing

1923 Business Places in Hope and Vicinity (2 pages); 1906-1933 History of Hope Star-Journal (1 page); 1893-1926 Newspapers of Hope, Indiana (1 page); 1830-1954 Churches of Hope, Indiana (5 pages); 1821-1949 Hawcreek Baptist Church (3 pages); 1826-1943 Historic Hawcreek section map (1 page); 1891-1957 Pastors of Hope Baptist Church (1 page); 1830-1966 The Schools of Hawcreek Township, Bartholomew County, Indiana (22 pages); 1830-1955 The Schools of Hope, Indiana (7 pages); 1816-1966 Historical Sketch of The First Baptist Church, Vernon, Indiana (21 pages); 1415-1974 Contributions of the Colonial Moravians to American Music (21 pages); 1862-1889 Index of Account Book of Jonathan Barb, Clifford, Indiana (6 pages); 1879-1884 Index of Parker Drug Account Book, Columbus, Indiana (10 pages).

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Nikki Stoddard Schofield during October 2013. EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/05/12.
Daughters of the American Revolutions (DAR) Joseph Hart Chapter, Columbus, Indiana collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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