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Advertising cards and ephemera collection

 Collection — Folder: S3117
Identifier: S3117
Scope and Contents This collection includes advertising cards, tickets, calling cards, a postcard, and pamphlets from various businesse enterprises and organizations in Indianapolis, Indiana and New York, New York, ranging from circa 1860 to 1935 regarding products such as tonics and curatives, soap, coffee, and tickets to fairs and sporting, club, and public speaking events. Many of the cards appear to have been removed from a scrapbook.
Dates: circa 1860-1935

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 to 1928, regarding Porter's political career; biographies; historical subjects; his manuscript and indices.
Dates: circa 1804-1928, undated

Benjamin Harrison collection

 Collection
Identifier: L063
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of invoices and receipts for Benjamin Harrison’s personal and household expenses in Indianapolis, Indiana (1893-1897) and for expenses incurred in the construction of his Indianapolis home (1874-1875).The correspondence includes Harrison’s letter (1896-1900) to his law partner, W. H. H. Miller, regarding Republican Party politics, Harrison’s work in the Venezuelan boundary dispute, investments, and family and personal matters; letters regarding a...
Dates: 1852-1900

Benjamin Spooner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1229
Scope and Contents This collection contains general and special orders to Benjamin Spooner and the 83rd regiment from O.P. Morton and Laz Noble. Also included are letters of the 83rd regiment and a petition of commissioned officers. The materials within this collection are Photostat copies and have been arranged in chronological order
Dates: 1862-1864

Borden family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L017
Scope and Contents This collection contains the of business papers of John Borden, stock certificates and receipts of the Borden family in Indiana ranging from 1715 to 1902. Also included are William W. Borden’s letters, a scrapbook of notes and clippings of his geological work, and the papers of John M. Johnston, a Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana judge. Johnston’s papers include correspondence with Thomas A. Hendricks, Oliver P. Morton, Noah Noble, and James Whitcomb.
Dates: 1715-1902

Daniel D. Pratt collection

 Collection
Identifier: L128
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Daniel D. Pratt’s legal and political papers from the period 1831 to 1877. His legal papers include correspondence, briefs, legal and financial documents, and notes regarding his cases in Logansport and northern Indiana, including both criminal and civil cases. The collection also contains papers regarding collection of debts for eastern law firms and papers related to the settlement of the estate of Senator John Tipton. Additionally, there are...
Dates: 1816-1901

David Hutchinson papers

 Collection — Folder: S707
Identifier: S0707
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters from David Hutchinson, official documents of affirmation from A. G. Smith and M. M. Daily , court documents, official documents from Oliver P. Morton, official document from United States Army offices, a will, a typed transcript of a letter by S. Aug. Arnold, and a diploma in Indiana, Ohio, Iowa, Tennessee and Washington, D.C., ranging from 1836 to 1896 regarding professional accreditations, military service, pension and family and business...
Dates: 1836-1896

Early Indiana photographic slides

 Collection — Folder: SP038
Identifier: SP038
Scope and Contents This collection includes 35mm slides in Indiana circa 1950s regarding people, such as Father Pierre Gibault, Little Turtle, Tecumseh, William Henry Harrison, George Rapp, Robert Owen, Oliver P. Morton, James Whitcomb Riley, and Levi Cotton, and places like Vincennes, Corydon, New Harmony, and Indianapolis, significant to early history of Indiana.
Dates: circa 1950s

Ezra G. Hayes personal narrative

 Collection — Folder: S614
Identifier: S0614
Scope and Contents This collection contains three typewritten copies of the life story of Ezra G. Hayes that he dictated to Caroline M. Hayes. Hayes' narrative ranges from 1705 to the early 1900s. This collection was made from a copy owned by Mrs. Jacob Bauer of Lawrenceburg, Indiana in 1933 and it includes Mr. Hayes' family history, his many business pursuits, early history of Dearborn County, Indiana, and his viewpoints on the politics and elections during his lifetime. Also included are three copies of a poem...
Dates: circa 1910

George Saylor letter

 Collection — Folder: S1137
Identifier: S1137
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 items: a letter dated November 2, 1940, from Mrs. R.H. McCletald; a daguerreotype of George Saylor; and a handwritten letter dated May 24, 1862 addressed to Robert Blakely, Esq., from George Saylor of the 15th Indiana Regiment, regarding preparation for the Siege of Corinth, and Indiana Governor O.P. Morton’s speech before the 15th Indiana Regiment at Corinth on May 23, 1862.The letter reportedly was written by Indiana Civil War soldier George Saylor on...
Dates: 1862

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Names
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 5
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 4
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 4
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 3
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 3
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Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881 3
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 3
Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897 3
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905 3
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 2
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 2
Cumback, Will. (William), 1829-1905 2
Fletcher, Calvin 1798-1866 2
Franklin, Benjamin, 1706-1790 2
Henry, Patrick, 1736-1799 2
Indiana. General Assembly. Senate 2
Julian, George Washington, 1817-1899 2
Knights of the Golden Circle 2
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 2
McClellan, George B. (George Brinton), 1826-1885 2
Porter, Albert G. (Albert Gallatin), 1824-1897 2
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 2
Seward, William Henry, 1801-1872 2
Slocum, Frances, 1773-1847 2
Terrell, W. H. H. (William Henry Harrison), 1827-1884 2
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 2
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 11th (1861-1865) 2
Wright, Joseph A. (Joseph Albert), 1810-1867 2
Allison, William B. (William Boyd), 1829-1908 1
Appleseed, Johnny, 1774-1845 1
Baker, Conrad, 1817-1885 1
Barbour, Lucian, 1811-1880 1
Barnum, William Henry, 1818-1889 1
Belknap, William W. (William Worth), 1829-1890 1
Benjamin Harrison Home (Museum : Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Benton, William P. (William Plummer), 1828-1867 1
Biddle, Horace P. (Horace Peters), 1811-1900 1
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865 1
Borden family 1
Borden, John 1
Borden, William Wesley, 1823-1906 1
Bristow, Benjamin Helm, 1832-1896 1
Bruté de Rémur, Simon William Gabriel, 1779-1839. 1
Bryer, James T. 1
Buell, Don Carlos, 1818-1898 1
Burchard, Horatio C. (Horatio Chapin), 1825-1908 1
Burk, James H. 1
Butler University 1
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
Butler, Charles, 1802-1897 1
Butler, Ovid, 1801-1881 1
Cadle Tabernacle (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Cale, Howard,-1904. 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1843-1918 1
Capehart, Homer E. (Homer Earl) 1897-1979 1
Carvajal, Jose Maria de Jesus, 1810-1874 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Clark, George Rogers 1
Clark, John W., 1837-1917 1
Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938 1
Clarkson, James Sullivan, 1842-1918 1
Coburn, Henry P. 1
Coburn, John, 1825-1908 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Coffin, Levi, 1798-1877 1
Corydon Capitol (Corydon, Ind.) 1
Curtis, Samuel Ryan, 1805-1866 1
Davis, Jefferson Columbus, 1828-1879 1
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 1
Denny, Mary Adeline 1
Doll, William Henry Harrison 1844-1904 1
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 1
Dunn, George Hedford, 1794-1854 1
Embree, Lucius C., 1853-1932 1
Evans, Walter, 1842-1923 1
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 1
Fish, Hamilton 1
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 1
Foch, Ferdinand, 1851-1929 1
Foulke, William Dudley, 1848-1935 1
Fremont, John Charles, 1813-1890 1
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 1
Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916 1
Gibault, Pierre, 1737-1802 1
Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864 1
Godfroy, Gabriel 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885 1
Gray, Isaac P. (Isaac Pusey) 1
Gresham, Walter Quintin 1
Halleck, Charles A. (Charles Abraham), 1900-1986 1
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 1
Hanna, Hugh Henry 1
Harding, Stephen Selwyn, 1808-1891 1
Harrison, Russell B. (Russell Benjamin), 1854-1936 1
Hawley, Joseph R. (Joseph Roswell), 1826-1905 1
Hayes, Ezra G. 1
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850 1
Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903 1
Hobbs, Barnabas C. (Barnabas Coffin), 1815-1892 1
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