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John W. Vanscyoe, Cook Carriage Company advertisements

 Collection — Folder: S2900
Identifier: S2900

Scope and Contents

The collection includes seven items, including an envelope from Cook Carriage Company, Cincinnati, Ohio, addressed to John W. Vanscyoe, Broad Ripple, Indiana, with date stamp of 1893; five advertisements, circa 1892, for a variety of horse drawn carriage models, including wagons, surries and carts; and one advertisement for horse whips.


  • circa 1890s

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

The 1880 U.S. Federal Census indicates that 43 year old John W. Vanscyoe was born about 1837 in Virginia and was resident in Marion County, Indiana, with his 32 year old wife, Martha, and 10 year old son.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation in 1990.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2017/09/21 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/21 by Linda Gellert.
John W. Vanscyoe, Cook Carriage Company advertisements
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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