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Lazarus Noble collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2702

Scope and Contents

The collection contains Lazarus Noble’s business correspondence and papers from 1860 to 1869 and undated, when Noble lived in Indianapolis, Indiana. Included are correspondence relating to the Indianapolis Copper Mining Company for which Noble was an investor. Also included are letters regarding business interests in Vincennes, requests for assistance in obtaining state and federal appointments, a 1865 family vacation to Montreal (Canada), and U.S. Civil War related letters.

Dates

  • 1860-1869, undated

Creator

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

Lazarus Noble was a Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana businessman and adjutant general of Indiana during the U.S. Civil War. Noble also served as a clerk of the Indiana Supreme Court from 1864 to 1868.

Extent

0.04 Cubic Feet (4 folders)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation during June 1936.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Brent Abercrombie during June 2011. EAD finding aid revised 2024/05/23 by Brittany Kropf.
Title
Lazarus Noble collection
Status
Under Revision
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.
317-232-3671