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Sarah Caroline Peck Papers

 Collection — Folder: S1047
Identifier: S1047

Scope and Contents

This collection contains 33 items, including business correspondence, account ledgers, newspaper clippings, and journal entries from Sarah Caroline Peck in Muncie, Connersville and Tipton, Indiana, ranging from 1859 to 1913.


  • 1859-1913

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Biographical Note

Sarah Caroline Peck was the wife of Willaim J. Peck, a Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, general store owner. Sarah Peck was resident of Indianapolis 1895-1914. Sarah was also Alexander Heron's sister-in-law. Alexander Heron (1827-1900) was a farmer in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana and Secretary of the Indiana State Board of Agriculture (1872-1891).



0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Robert Russo on 1968/09/28.


No further additions are expected.

Related Materials

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

V107: Sarah C. Peck account books

Processing Information

EAD finding aid created 2015/03/09 by Linda Gellert.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.