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Albert Gallatin Porter papers

 Collection
Identifier: L125
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Albert Gallatin Porter and others in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere; newspaper clippings; speeches; autographed notes and manuscripts; and printed Congressional bills ranging from 1804-1928 regarding Porter's political career; biographies; historical subjects; his manuscript and indices.

Allen County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1645
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers related to the early history of Fort Wayne. Included are a number of documents in French, recollections about the Henry Rudisill home and mill, copies of Henry Rudisill’s private letters, information pertaining to Captain William Wells and a legal document pertaining to the city of Fort Wayne. This collection also contains a copy of a legal document that appears to pertain to a county land sale that took place for the purposes of creating a canal, and a copy of...

Bert J. Griswold papers

 Collection — Folder: S549
Identifier: S0549
Scope and Contents This collection includes carbon and photocopies of typed, hand-corrected documents from Bert J. Griswold in Fort Wayne, Indiana ranging from 1702-1802 regarding early military life in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

Comparet family collection

 Collection — Folder: S1122
Identifier: S1122
Scope and Contents This 14-page manuscript was typed by Bessie Keeraan Roberts, 1012 Loree Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana, in 1940. She copied articles from the Fort Wayne Sentinel for 1902 about the old Wabash and Erie Canal and life in the early days of Fort Wayne, as her grandfather, Alex C. Comparet (1828-1921), remembered. One section is about the old fort, "on a high embankment of the Maumee overlooking the Indians across the river..."In the section entitled "Famous Boats," Mr. Comparet wrote: "The...

Darwin Kelley papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0765
Scope and Contents This collection includes poems, letters, documents from Darwin Kelley and others in the United States and Germany ranging from 1917 to 1990 regarding the Civil War, World War II, and personal matters.

Ernest L. Whittington collection

 Collection — Folder: S1400
Identifier: S1400
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter from D.W. Henry, a lawyer from Terre Haute, Indiana, to General and Mrs. Jesse M. Lee, residing in Manilla, Philippine Islands, regarding a book memorializing Colonel R. W. Thompson, dated December 22, 1906; a Chicago and South Eastern Railway Company letter dated October 29, 1895 from W.S. Parkhurst to railroad agents, regarding a September 14, 1892 tariff correction; a blank Defense Warden Application from the City of Fort Wayne, Indiana, a blank Certificate...

Ewing family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L323
Scope and Contents This collection comprises personal and business papers from the Ewing family, particulraly the brothers William Griffith (W.G.) and George Washington (G.W.) Ewing and their companies in Fort Wayne, Indiana and numerous other locations in the Midwest, ranging from 1818-1887, regarding land speculation; the fur trade; trade and relations with Native Americans and Hoosier pioneers; the settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest; the development of Fort Wayne; state and national politics; and...

Fort Wayne Electric Company collection

 Collection — Folder: S0480
Identifier: S0480
Scope and Contents This collection includes typeset documents from the Fort Wayne Electric Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana ranging from 1889-1891 regarding purchasers of two types of electric systems.

Fort Wayne, Indiana land grant and warranty deeds

 Collection — Folder: S1046
Identifier: S1046
Scope and Contents This collection includes five original Fort Wayne, Indiana land grants ranging from 1836 to 1837, and one original warranty deed from 1857, from Ethel Peck. The land grant dated April 5, 1836 is stamped "President Andrew Jackson". The land grants dated March 15, 1837; March 20, 1837; and August 1, 1837 are stamped "President Martin Van Buren." The warranty deed is dated January 22, 1857.

Frank B. Long papers

 Collection — Folder: S1989
Identifier: S1989
Scope and Contents This collection includes a commercially printed business card from Frank B. Long in Fort Wayne, Indiana regarding advertising for Ebersole Pianos.

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Hamilton, Allen 4
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Pierce, Franklin, 1804-1869 3
Smith, Oliver H. (Oliver Hampton), 1794-1859 3
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 3
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Bright, Jesse D. (Jesse David) 2
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 2
Burns, Paul 2
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 2
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 2
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 2
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 2
Ewing, William Griffith 2
Fletcher, Calvin 1798-1866 2
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850 2
Jennings, Jonathan 2
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 2
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Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 2
Richardville, Jean Baptiste, 1761-1841 2
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Wabash and Erie Canal (Ind. and Ohio) 2
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American Fur Company 1
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Bureau of Indian Affairs 1
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Coles Saw Mill 1
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Conner, William, 1777-1855 1
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Crawford, Thomas Hartley 1
Cumberland Road 1
Cutter, Milo 1
Ebersole Piano Company (Fort Wayne, Ind.) 1
Ellsworth, Henry E. (Henry Edwards), 1878-1950 1
Ewing Chute and Company 1
Ewing Edsall and Company 1
Ewing Walker and Company 1
Ewing family 1
Ewing, Alexander 1
Ewing, Alexander H. 1
Ewing, Catharine Esther 1
Ewing, Charles Wayne 1
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Fort Wayne Electric Company 1
Fort Wayne and California Mining Association 1
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Godfroy, Francis, 1788-1840 1
Godfroy, Gabriel 1
Godfroy, John F. 1
Godfroy, William 1
Griswold, B. J. (Bert Joseph), 1873-1927 1
Hale, John P. (John Parker), 1806-1873 1
Hamilton family 1
Hamilton, A. H. (Andrew Holman) 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hamilton, Arthur (Quint), 1886-1967 1
Hamilton, Edith, 1867-1963 1
Hamilton, Emerine 1
Hamilton, F. M. (Fayette Montgomery), 1858-1912 1
Hamilton, Margaret, 1871- 1
Hamilton, Mary, 1845-1914 1
Hamilton, Phoebe Tabor 1
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