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Ladoga, Indiana general store account book

 Collection — Volume: V390
Identifier: V390

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an account book kept by a general store in Ladoga, Indiana and has entries ranging from 1868 to 1869. Though the name of the business is not identified, the name "Anderson" is written in the front of the volume and is believed to be the surname of the proprietor.


  • 1868-1869

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 / Historical

Montgomery County, Indiana was established in 1822 and named for American Revolutionary War General Richard Montgomery. Clark Township is one of eleven townships in the county and was laid out in October 1830. The town of Ladoga is located in Clark Township and was platted in 1836 by John Myers.


History of Montgomery County, Indiana: With Personal Sketches of Representative Citizens. Vol. I. Indianapolis: A.S. Bowen, 1913.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 volume)

Language of Materials



This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a purchase from C.W. Ballard.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 1999 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2021/08/25 by Laura Eliason.
Ladoga, Indiana general store account book
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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