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John McCrea collection

 Collection — Folder: S2114
Identifier: S2114

Scope and Contents

This collection contains documents related to John McCrea dated from 1851 to 1867. Included are an appointment of John McCrea as attorney to Thomas Wells and Shubel Blanding, McCrea's military discharge, and two pieces of correspondence on a single sheet of paper, one to McCrea regarding a shipment of home furnishings from Cincinnati.


  • 1851-1867

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 McCrea served as Chaplain of the 33rd Indiana Veteran Volunteers from 1864/05/01 to 1865/07/21. He also spent time in South Carolina and Connecticut.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer from New York State Library on 1995/05/03.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/09/18 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2019/09/18 by Lauren Patton.
John McCrea collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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