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H. G. Young advertising card

 Collection — Folder: S1789
Identifier: S1789

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one advertising card for H. G. Young’s business dealing in hides, tallow, pelts and furs. The card appears to be soliciting different materials for his business, which is located in Indianapolis, Indiana. The card is from 1894 and is addressed to a Mr. John Markert (?) in Newton.


  • 1894


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

Horace Greeley Young was born on April 11, 1859 in Jackson, Indiana and died on December 5, 1911 in Indianapolis. He and his wife, Lucine B Phipps, had five children; four sons and a daughter. Horace worked in Indianapolis as a hide dealer, dealing in hides, tallow, pelts and furs.

Source:, 1900 and 1910 federal census and


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation on 1984/01/27.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/08/13 by Abby Currier. EAD finding aid created 2018/08/13 by Abby Currier.


H. G. Young advertising card
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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