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James H. McNeely collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0901

Scope and Contents

The papers includes three letters to McNeely from friends, principally newspaperman, in Lawrenceburg, Indianapolis, Terre Haute, Dayton, and Cincinnati. A large number of personal and business receipts and bills, principally from businesses in Indianapolis and Evansville.

Dates

  • 1847-1872, 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

James H. McNeely (1828-1902) was a printer and newspaper publisher in Lawrenceburg, Dearborn County, Indiana, Cincinnati, Ohio, and Indianapolis, Indiana. McNeely was owner and editor of Evansville Journal, and also served as Evansville postmaster.

Extent

0.02 Cubic Feet (2 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 from Arthur Romerhaus on 1979/08/06.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

EAD finding aid created 2014/08/13 by Brent Abercrombie.

Creator

Title
James H. McNeely collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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