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William H. Gray papers

 Collection — Folder: S534
Identifier: S0534

Scope and Contents

This collection includes autographed, signed letters, tax documents and miscellanea from Joseph, Israel , Olivia, and A. Whitaker, Mr. [Mip], S. Stearns, and Frank Buchanon, in Ohio and Virginia ranging from 1836 to 1866 regarding family matters, tax matters and education.


  • 1834-1866, undated

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

William H. Gray was born about 1821 in Ohio. He married Julia F. Whitaker of Batavia, Ohio in the 1840s and they had at least one child. They lived in Ohio and in Marion County, Indiana, where he farmed.

Information found within the collection.

"Gray, William H.". 1850 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/01/16.


0.02 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject, then chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Grace Husted on 1931/03/28 and 1931/05/07.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/01/16 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/01/16 by Edythe Huffman.
William H. Gray 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.