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John A. Dardenne collection

 Collection — Folder: S2169
Identifier: S2169

Scope and Contents

Collection consists of two items connected to John A. Dardeene. The first is a letter written in 1838 from Choctaw Academy in Scott County, Kentucky, and written for F.H. Dardeene by J.W. Barros, who lodged with Dardeene. The second item is a letter providing a report of sales (and distribution?) for 20 Blb. [lbs.?] of flour received from Logansport, Indiana. The report is dated July 18, 1838 and was mailed by [J.B. Buthelet?] of Peru to John A. Dardeene in Mt. Pleasant.


  • 1838

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

F.H. Dardeene, son of John A. Dardeene, was a student at Choctaw Academy in Scott County, Kentucky, in the year 1838. John A. Dardeene (or Dardenne) was a businessman, working out of Mt. Pleasant or Peru, Indiana during the same year.


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 in 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2018/06/07 by Lauren Patton.
John A. Dardenne collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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