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Sinks and Sulgrove family papers

 Collection — Folder: S1194
Identifier: S1194

Scope and Contents

This collection includes Daniel Sinks' business and tax receipts, land indentures and contracts, and other papers relating to business with James Sulgrove and the Sulgrove family in Marion County, Indiana ranging from 1825 to 1979 regarding schools, school lands, taxes, and other business and property concerns.


  • 1825-1879


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

Daniel Sinks (1804-1866) married Rachel Sulgrove (1804-1850) on November 8, 1828 in Marion County, Indiana, where they lived until their respective deaths. Members of Rachel Sulgrove's family: father, John Sulgrove, and brothers, Edward, Joseph, and James Sulgrove's signatures appear on various deeds and indentures for school lands in Marion County.


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 Martha Johnson on 1951/01/10.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2017/01/12 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2017/01/12 by Lauren Patton.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.