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Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott papers

 Collection — Folder: S0418
Identifier: S0418
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters from Absalom Elliott and Jesse Shields Elliott in an undetermined location and Toledo, Washington ranging from 1860 to 1908 regarding the Civil War and genealogy.
Dates: 1860-1908

Benjamin F. Magee journal

 Collection
Identifier: S0917
Scope and Contents This collection includes a journal from Benjamin F. Magee in Indiana ranging from 1680 to 1905 regarding the Magee family history.
Dates: 1905

Benjamin Wilson Smith collection

 Collection
Identifier: L146
Scope and Contents This collection includes Benjamin WIlson Smith’s writings about the history of Warrick, Spencer, and White counties, Indiana and Harrison County, West Virginia, Manchester Academy and the postal system. Also included are his accounts of a trip from Virginia to White County in 1846 and an autobiography. Also, his scrapbook of clippings and notes on politics, his advice to students in Dearborn County, Daughters of the American Revolution applications for his family, correspondence with his...
Dates: 1858-1949

Brayton family papers

 Collection
Identifier: L411
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of personal correspondence of the Springer and Brayton families from 1842 to 1940. Included are William Springer’s letters to his wife while serving in the Union Army during the American Civil War. Also included is the personal correspondence of the John Brayton family and related families in Warren County, New York and Washington, Indiana. There are also a significant amount of papers on Margaret Brayton (1895-1986) of Muncie, Indiana. Papers...
Dates: 1820-1969

Cecil Beeson papers

 Collection
Identifier: L566
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed, autographed and photocopied documents from various people, government and private organizations in Blackford County, Indiana ranging from 1838 to 1972 regarding family histories, biographies, U.S. Civil War documents, church histories and governmental records.
Dates: 1839-1972, undated

Curtis family history

 Collection — Folder: S3109
Identifier: S3109
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typescript family history entitled "Curtis Family History." The history begins in the year 1763 with Lottie Relander's great-great grandfather, who lived in Virginia in the early 1770s, and concludes with the 1870 marriage of Mary Gregg, Lottie Relander's mother, to Charles Relander, an immigrant from Sweden living in Danville, Indiana. Prominent family names mentioned in the history are Curtis, Sanders, Kirkendall, Reed, Ross, King, Stapp, and Relander. The family...
Dates: 1949

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

Florence Emerson Heffley manuscript

 Collection — Folder: S624
Identifier: S0624
Scope and Contents This collection contains a draft of the manuscript, "A Little Girl of the Sixties," by Florence Emerson Heffley. The manuscript is 48 typewritten pages and includes handwritten corrections and a few pages of additional notes. Heffley's narrative relates stories and genealogical information about her great-grandparents, Abraham and Sarah Dayton Jacobus, her grandparents Hettie and Luke Allen Emerson, and her mother, Almira Georgiana Herbert, the "Little Girl of the Sixties," from 1818 to 1938. ...
Dates: 1818-1938

Francis M. and William H. Farrow papers

 Collection — Folder: S452
Identifier: S0452
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters from Francis M. Farrow, William H. Farrow, and Capt. R. W. Harrison in Greenville, South Carolina [?] and Tennessee ranging from 1862 to 1864 regarding family matters, war life and official notice of William H. Farrow's death.
Dates: 1862-1864

Hadley family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L405
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials from the Hadley, Green, and Johnson families of Hendricks County, Indiana. The bulk of the collection contains receipts for taxes paid by Elias Hadley, dating from 1828 to 1888. Also included is the will of Elias Hadley, dated 1883, as well as statements from relatives that they had received early legacies from his estate. People taking early legacies included M.D. and N.M. Green, David Hadley, John R. and Sophronia Ballard, Hiram Hadley (son of...
Dates: 1828-1901

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Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 1
Blackford County Hospital (Blackford County, Ind.) 1
Brayton family 1
Brick, Abraham Lincoln, 1860-1908 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Calkins, William H. (William Henry), 1842-1894 1
Carnahan, Catherine Yandes 1
Carroll, Joseph M. 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Colfax, William, 1756-1838 1
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 1
Crannell, Almeron H. 1
Curtis family 1
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 1
Davis family 1
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 1
Devin, David A., 1839-1872 1
Douglas, S. A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Elliott family 1
Embree family 1
Embree, David, 1838-1877 1
Embree, Elisha, 1801-1863 1
Embree, James T., 1826-1867 1
Embree, Louise, 1887-1972 1
Embree, Lucius C., 1853-1932 1
Emmons family 1
Evans, Stroud 1
First Presbyterian Church (Hartford City, Ind.) 1
Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph, 1832-1918 1
Grand Army of the Republic (U.S.) 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Hadley family 1
Hadley, Elias 1
Hampson family 1
Hampson, Ann Catherine 1
Hampson, Lloyd G. 1
Harrison, Capt. R.W. 1
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 1
Hayes, Ezra G. 1
Heffley, Florence Emerson 1
Henninger, Winifred L. 1
Howe, Willis P., 1866-1890 1
Independent Order of Odd Fellows 1
Indiana State Capitol (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Johnson family 1
King, Horatio, 1811-1897 1
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 1
LaGrange Collegiate Institute (Ontario, Ind.) 1
Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881 1
Lewis, Joshua 1
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 1
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891 1
Magee family 1
Magee, Benjamin F. 1
Mallery family 1
McClure, Alexander K. (Alexander Kelly), 1828-1909 1
McCole, George 1
McMillan, Isaac Newton 1
Moore family 1
Moore, Maggie 1
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 1
Nelson family 1
Rankin, Oliver Smith 1
Reid, Whitelaw, 1837-1912 1
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 1
Robb, David, 1771-1844 1
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 1
Root, Elihu, 1845-1937 1
Sallee family 1
Sangster family 1
Sangster, George 1
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Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866 1
Sherman, John, 1823-1900 1
Shryock, K. G. (Kline Godfrey), 1811-1895 1
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Sigler, James 1
Simpson, James Franklin, 1833-1909 1
Smith, Benjamin Wilson 1
Springer family 1
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 1
Teter family 1
United States. Army. Indiana Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1863-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 133rd (1864) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 20th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 38th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 42nd (1861-1865). Company E 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 58th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1864) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Light Artillery Battery, 12th (1862-1865) 1
United States. Congress. House 1
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United States. Congress. Speaker of the House of Representatives 1
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