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Evans W. Cottman manuscripts

 Collection
Identifier: L038
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three autobiographical typescripts of Evans W. Cottman, two of which were later published. Cottman's "Green Cross Doctuh" was published in 1963 as "Out Island Doctor", and his work, "Early Twentieth Century Irvington" was published as "Oh Little Town of Irvington" in 1990.
Dates: 1963-1973

Felix Marcus McWhirter collection

 Collection — Folder: S1877
Identifier: S1877
Scope and Contents This collection includes "Felix Marcus McWhirter: 'This is My Life,'" a brief biographical sketch written by his wife, Marguerite G. McWhirter (September 1975); photocopies of a computer printout proof for his entry in Who's Who in America signed by Felix McWhirter and dated November 29, 1974; and the tri-fold pamphlet "Condensed Statement of Condition June 30, 1975" for the Peoples Bank and Trust Company.
Dates: 1974-1975

Frances Marvel Gnass collection

 Collection
Identifier: L042
Scope and Contents This collection contains items from Frances Marvel Gnass’s family, including Joseph Brown’s ciphering book of mathematical operations and business accounting practices (1840-1843); a promissory note for payment to Isaac Brown (1857), and a page of accounting notations of the Brown family (1869-1877); Edith Walker’s autograph book (1888-1893); and a full-page from the Crawfordsville Journal and Review that lists soldiers buried in Montgomery County, Indiana by...
Dates: 1840-2008

Frank D. Johnston papers

 Collection — Folder: S740
Identifier: S0740
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopy of a typed manuscript from Frank D. Johnston in Plainfield, Indiana ranging from circa 1923-1942 regarding the life of Thomas Paine Westendorf.
Dates: undated, ca. 1923-1942

George Knight Hester collection

 Collection — Folder: S2185
Identifier: S2185
Scope and Contents There are four items in this collection: (1) Rev. George Knight Hester's 1851 Diary, which is really a memoir, consisting of 18 typed pages; (2-3) a partial letter from Saguaches, Colorado, written on November 14, no year, to "Sister dear" on brown paper with no signature, accompanied by a transcription of the letter; and (4) "Papers Relating To The Hester Family" compiled by the Indiana State Library, 1926. The 1851 document gives the family history from Germany to America,...
Dates: 1851, 1926

George T. Williams manuscript

 Collection — Folder: S2332
Identifier: S2332
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, 40-page manuscript, including a 4-page addendum, by Dr. George T. Williams in Crawfordsville, Indiana, from 1942, titled "Pioneer Physicians and Surgeons of Montgomery County, Indiana." The manuscript chronicles Montgomery County's earliest physicians, organized by township.
Dates: 1942

George Winter papers

 Collection — Folder: S1445
Identifier: S1445
Scope and Contents This collection contains copies of an autobiography and papers concerning the life and artwork of George Winter. There is also an announcement of George Winter’s annual distribution of paintings sent to Hon. Horace P. Biddle of Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: 1854-1873

Gideon Stevens biography

 Collection — Folder: S0355
Identifier: S0355
Scope and Contents This collection includes a biographical article written by Elba Depue for the Franklin Evening Star in Franklin, Indiana on April 23, 1906 regarding the life of Gideon Stevens, an Indiana pioneer.
Dates: 1813-1906

Halbert Pleasant Bybee papers

 Collection — Folder: S202
Identifier: S0202
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, carbon copy of a document ranging from 1888 to 1957 regarding the life of Halbert Pleasant Bybee.
Dates: 1888/01/07-1957/03/30

Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project collection

 Collection
Identifier: L209
Scope and Contents This collection includes originals and copies of letters, account books, diaries, journals, accounts of life in prison, military records, minutes of organizations, regimental histories, reminiscences and memoirs, sermons, and speeches and printed documents such as commencement programs, business and industrial catalogs, broadsides, maps and pamphlets from citizens in Indiana ranging from 1772 to 1967, undated regarding personal and civic life and business activities. Also included are oversize...
Dates: 1772-1967, undated

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Barker, Myrtie Lillian, 1910-1983 2
DePauw University 2
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Indiana State Library 2
McWhirter, Felix M. (Felix Marcus), 1886-1983 2
Methodist Episcopal Church 2
Methodist Episcopal Church. Indiana Conference 2
Rabb, Kate Milner, 1866-1937 2
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905 2
Adams, Abigail, 1744-1818 1
Adams, Louisa Catherine, 1775-1852 1
Allen, David F., 1843-1911 1
Amos, Martha Tilson, 1907-1992 1
Andersonville Prison (Andersonville, Georgia) 1
Baird, Charlotte, 1917-1995 1
Baker family 1
Barton, John J. 1
Bayh, Birch Evans, 1928-2019 1
Bearss, Hiram Iddings 1
Bennett family 1
Berry family 1
Bishop, Bernice Pauahi, 1831-1884 1
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis 1
Blackford, Isaac Newton, 1786-1859 1
Borromeo, Sister Mary 1
Brenton, Henry, 1779-1846 1
Brigham, Harold F. (Harold Frederick), 1897-1971 1
Butler, Amos W. (Amos William), 1860-1937 1
Butler, Ellis J. 1
Campbell, Alfred C. 1
Capehart, Homer E. (Homer Earl) 1897-1979 1
Castleman, William James, 1908-1991 1
Christian Theological Seminary 1
Citizens Historical Association (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Clermont Academy (Clermontville, Ohio) 1
Cobb, Thomas R. (Thomas Reed), 1828-1892 1
Collett, John 1
Cottman, Evans Wilkins, 1902-1976 1
Cotton, Luella 1
Craig, George North, 1909-1992 1
Crary, Genevieve Alden Walker 1
Crown Hill Cemetery (Marion County, Ind.) 1
Davidson, Lyman C., 1879-1951 1
Day, Bess 1
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 1
Democratic National Convention 1
Depue, Elba 1
Detraz, Lucy Morerod, 1806-1903 1
Dibra family 1
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945 1
Dresser, Paul 1
Dunn, Caroline 1
Earlham College 1
Edwards, Marie Stuart, 1880-1970 1
Ellis, Sara Catherine Deborah 1
Farry, Silas Harvey, 1819-1891 1
Foster, Robert Sanford 1
Franklin College (Franklin, Ind.) 1
Gnass, Frances Marvel Barnhart,1898-1977 1
Gowdy, John Kennedy, 1843-1918 1
Grand Army of the Republic (U.S.) 1
Greenlee, Pleas E. (Pleasant Emory), 1891-1954 1
Gruelle, Richard B., 1851-1914 1
Hanks family 1
Harding, Stephen Selwyn, 1808-1891 1
Harper family 1
Harrison, Anna Tuthill Symmes, 1775-1864 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Hartke, Vance, 1919-2003 1
Haughton, William 1
Haynes, Elwood, 1857-1925 1
Hayward, Elizabeth 1
Hester family 1
Hester, Francis A. 1
Hester, George Knight 1
Hillis, Bernice Haynes, 1896-1976 1
Hopkins, Ellis A. 1
Hopkins, Martha Ellis 1
Hubbard, Kin, 1868-1930 1
Hull, Reverend John H. 1
Hutchison, Josiah, 1812- 1
Indiana Asbury University (Greencastle, Ind.) 1
Indiana State Capitol (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Indiana Woman's Prison 1
Indiana. State Probation Department 1
Indianapolis Female Institute 1
Indianapolis Literary Club 1
Indianapolis News 1
Jackson, Rachel, 1767-1828 1
Jefferson, Martha, 1748-1782 1
Johnson, Lady Bird 1
Johnston, Frank D. 1
Johnston, Margaret Afflis, 1907-1967 1
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 1
Ketcham, Jane Merrill, 1819-1911 1
Ketcham, Susan M. 1
Krasean, Thomas 1
Krout, Mary H. (Mary Hannah), 1857-1927 1
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