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B. B. Hoffman papers

 Collection — Folder: S667
Identifier: S0667

Scope and Contents

This collection includes signed, autographed letters and postcards, printed flyers and a book from various members of the Wade family and others in Ohio, Indiana and Paris, France ranging from 1818 to 1878 and undated regarding family matters, retail and the life of Black Hawk.


  • 1812-1878

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

Thomas C. Wade lived in Lemon, Ohio in 1820, with eleven people in his family. In 1840 there were only two.

Biographical Note

No other information was available about B. B. Hoffman, who lived in Carmel, Indiana in 1932.

Information was found in the executive file.


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 B. B. Hoffman in 1932.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/06/02 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/06/02 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.