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Promissory notes

 Collection — Folder: S3346
Identifier: S3346

Scope and Contents

This collection includes promissory notes ranging from circa 1842 to 1864 regarding several states, including Indiana, Ohio, and Tennessee.


  • circa 1842-1864

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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 / Historical

A promissory note was a written promise to pay a stated sum to a specified person or the bearer at a specified date or on demand.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged by subject.

Ownership and Custodial History

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

General Note

Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/08/04 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2013/08/04 by Bethany Fiechter.
Promissory notes
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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