Blackford County collection
Scope and Contents
This collection also has an undated historical sketch of Montpelier written by a high school graduate in circa 1925; two undated copies of “History of Grant Street Methodist Church, Hartford City, Indiana, ” a typewritten historical sketch written by Mrs. Harriett Arminta Stone; a print copy of a pen and ink drawing of the Blackford County Courthouse from circa 1989; and photocopies of newspaper clippings from 1888 to 1897 and undated regarding Ed Ford, the gas industry, the waterworks plant, local clubs, obituaries, and the production of “Little Em’ly” at the opera house by members of the Knights of Pythias.
- 1888-circa 1989, undated
Conditions Governing Access
Conditions Governing Use
Blackford County. "Welcome to Blackford County." Accessed October 27, 1921. https://www.blackfordcounty.com.
State of Indiana. "My Local: Blackford County." IN.gov. Accessed October 27, 2021. https://www.in.gov/core/mylocal/blackford_county.html.
Shaffer, Scott. "A Look Back at Blackford County History: 'Ghost Towns' and Post Offices." Hartford City News-Times (IN), May 19, 2021. https://www.hartfordcitynewstimes.com.
0.02 Cubic Feet (2 folders)
Language of Materials
Existence and Location of Copies
L566: Cecil Beeson papers - Millgrove, Indiana documents, 1931 - Box 1, folder 14
- Blackford County collection
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