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John E. Peltz papers

 Collection — Folder: S1999
Identifier: S1999

Scope and Contents

This collection includes commercially printed business cards from John E. Peltz in Richmond, Indiana ranging from 1886 to 1889 regarding the clothing business advertising.


  • 1886-1889, undated

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

John E. Peltz was born in 1853 in New York State to parents who had been born in Germany. He married Anna Knollenberger November 22, 1882 in Wayne County, Indiana, and they had three children. He worked as a merchant tailor. Anna died May 29, 1912 , and he died in 1929 and is buried in Lutherania Cemetery in Richmond, Indiana.

"Peltz, Anna M.". Wayne County, Indiana, Death Records Index, 1882-1920. Retrieved 2014/08/07.

"Peltz, John E.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/08/07.

"Peltz, John E.". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2014/08/07.

"Peltz, John E.". U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Retrieved 2014/08/07.


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.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/08/07 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/07 by Edythe Huffman.
John E. Peltz papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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