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Mr. and Mrs. James Hardy collection

 Collection — Folder: S2043
Identifier: S2043

Scope and Contents

There are two folders in the collection. The first contains mostly letters from John C. Hill. The correspondence took place from 1862-1867. The second folder contains letters from H. O. Whiting to James M. Whiting though the content of the letters addresses family members including his mother. From these letters, it may be assumed that James M. Whiting is H. O. Whitings father.


  • 1862-1930

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

H. O. Whiting was an educator who worked in the United States as well as the Philippines. He was a superintendent in manila. He had a wife named Melissa. No biographical information is known about James M. Whiting, James Hardy, John C. Hill or William H. Sharp.


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 from Mr and Mrs. James Hardy during November 1978.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 1998 by Cristella Bond.
Mr. and Mrs. James Hardy collection
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Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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