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Sam B. Woods collection

 Collection — Folder: S2341
Identifier: S2341

Scope and Contents

This collection includes ten handwritten items from Sam B. Woods of Lake County, Indiana, ranging from 1856 to 1883 regarding early resident, Aaron N. Hart, of Lake County, Indiana.


  • 1856-1883

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

Aaron Norton Hart was born April 16, 1817. He and his wife Martha R. Dyre had two children, Malcolm Thompson and Flora Norton. He died in Lake County, Indiana, on January 12, 1883.

Sources: "Aaron N. Hart." 1880 United States Federal Census. Accessed March 31, 2016. "Aaron Norton Hart." Find a Grave Index. Accessed March 31, 2016.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Sam B. Woods.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/03/31 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/31 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/07/13 by Brittany Kropf.
Sam B. Woods collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.