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Alice "Allie" Ferguson collection

 Collection — Folder: S2990
Identifier: S2990
Scope and Contents This 13-page paper entitled "Allie Ferguson of Brown County" was written by Katharine McAfee Parker (Mrs. Albert G. Parker, Jr.) of Hanover College, Hanover, Indiana. She wrote a biography of Alice "Allie" Lucas as well as her sister Malissa, called "Aunt Mollie." Their father was a farmer and "a hauler of loads" in Brown County, where the sisters lived all their lives. Malissa never married. Allie married William Ferguson and had five children. Twins died as infants. In 1900, the census taker...

Camp Atterbury World War II photograph collection

 Collection — Box: P003
Identifier: P003
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 291 black and white, 3 x 5-inch photographic prints depicting life at Camp Atterbury, Indiana in the midst of World War II. Three of the images have copies. The photographs were taken by William J. Moriarty, Sr., a second lieutenant in the U.S. Army, as part of his duties for the U.S. Signal Corps while he was stationed there in 1943. The images demonstrate the daily activities of camp life and training, as well as social events, and depict racial...

Christmas cards collection

 Collection
Identifier: S2100
Scope and Contents This collection includes Christmas cards from various people in Indiana ranging from 1886 to 1939 regarding the Christmas season, New Year, Christianity, as well as "General Jackson's Holiday Season 1814-1815," and "General Washington's Christmas 1776" regarding their wartime accounts.

Garry Petersen, Irvington Urban Forestry collection

 Collection
Identifier: L503
Scope and Contents This collection includes posters from artists in Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1984-1992 regarding Arbor Day, history in Franklin, Indiana and trees.

Georgetown Presbyterian Church and Logansport Presbyterian collection

 Collection
Identifier: L192
Scope and Contents The collection includes four volumes, two each from the Georgetown Presbyterian Church and the Logansport Presbyterian Church, dated from 1829-1930. The volumes provide information on memberships, administrative activities, and related events. The Logansport record book (1829-1881) also provides some financial information about the church. Miscellaneous items in the collection include a receipt, letters, research notes, and a primary memory verse, dating from 1924-1935 and undated.

Indiana nature photographic slides

 Collection — Folder: SP039
Identifier: SP039
Scope and Contents This collection includes 35mm slides of nature scenes in Indiana circa 1950s, including rivers, waterfalls, caves, and state parks.

Mrs. Paul Seehausen collection

 Collection — Folder: S1163
Identifier: S1163
Scope and Contents The collection includes typed copies of two items, 23 pages total. The first item includes two letters written by Benjamin Franklin Sibert, Company A, Ninety-third Indiana Regiment, to his mother, Rebecca Sibert, in July of 1863 during the Siege of Vicksburg. The letters, consisting of 11 pages, indicated that Sibert was stationed at Camp Bear Creek, fifteen miles from Vicksburg, Mississippi. The letters mention Generals Sherman and Joe Sherman, as well as his comrades John M....

Safe deposit boxes collection

 Collection
Identifier: L291
Scope and Contents This collection includes insurance policies, typed and signed personal correspondence, receipts, birth and baptism certificates, marriage certificates, photographs, diaries, Confederate States of America currency, other personal and legal documents and titles and land deeds from various individuals in Indiana ranging from 1849-1967.Notably, it contains a series of correspondences from William and Lucille Marlow, love letters and detailing their travels in 1935.The items...

Selma Neubacher Steele collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: L148
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of her correspondence from the period 1926-1940, including correspondence regarding T.C. Steeleā€™s paintings and exhibitions of his work; her shawl collection; her maintenance of the Brown County property; her activities in the Indiana Federation of Art Clubs and other organizations; and family, personal, and social affairs.Correspondents include Alfred M. Brooks, William Lowe Bryan, Mary Q. Burnet, Frank Hohenberger, Josiah K. Lilly, Herman B....

T. C. Steele letter

 Collection — Folder: S3020
Identifier: S3020
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter from T. C. Steele to a Mr. Brown written in Brown County, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 1926 and contains a brief autobiography.