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Nathaniel Lyon document

 Collection — Folder: S1315
Identifier: S1315

Scope and Contents

The original document in this collection reads: "Executive Department, Indianapolis, March 17th 1863. To Whom it may Concern: The bearer hereof, Nathaniel Lyon, a loyal citizen of this State, wishes to visit Danville, Ky., for the purpose of getting a corpse. I respectfully request that he may be permitted to pass. Any favors shown him will be appreciated. O. P. Morton, Governor of Indiana." On the back side, written in ink, is: "Pass N. Lyon to Danville, Ky. By Command W. V. Bayh, Liet. Gen., March 19th." The pass is typed or typeset by a printer with personal information written in ink.

Dates

  • 1863

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.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement

Only one item is in this collection.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Russell E. Tolan on 1966/6/20.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed 2017/10/12 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Title
Nathaniel Lyon document
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

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