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Andrew Hickenlooper correspondence

 Collection — Folder: S0648
Identifier: S0648

Scope and Contents

This collection includes two letters from James C. Veatch and Daniel Macauley to Andrew Hickenlooper in Evansville and Indianapolis, Indiana, in 1879 regarding reports of the Army of Tennessee.


  • 1879


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

Andrew J. Hickenlooper was born August 30, 1837, in Hudson, Ohio. He worked as a civil engineer and surveyor in Cincinnati until 1861, when he joined the Union Army. Hickenlooper remained in the army until 1865, being mustered out as a brevet brigadier general. After the war, he returned to Cincinnati, serving as city civil engineer, president of the Cincinnati gas company, and lieutenant governor of Ohio. Hickenlooper married Maria Smith, with whom he had five children. He died May 12, 1904.


"General A. J. Hickenlooper obituary." The Cincinnati Times-Star, May 13, 1904. http://

Reid, Whitelaw. Ohio in the War: Her Statesmen, Generals, and Soldiers, Vol. 1. Cincinnati: The Robert Clarke Company, 1895.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Olin Norwood on 1949/07/01.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/08/14 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid created 2013/08/14 by Jamie Dunn.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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