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Madison County Indian murders statement of expenditures

 Collection — Folder: OB022
Identifier: OB022
Scope and Contents This collection includes a December 21, 1824 statement of expenditures written and signed by Indian Agent John Johnston regarding the costs "arising out of the murder of nine friendly Indians in Madison County Indiana by sundry Citizens of the United States in March 1823." This opening statement on the document uses the incorrect date of 1823 instead of 1824. The document is an itemization of a number of different expenses, including the coroner's inquest fees; the cost of guarding the...

Marion County Bible Society collection

 Collection — Folder: S2200
Identifier: S2200
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials from the Marion County Bible Society and Indianapolis Sabbath School Union ranging from 1823 to 1859, including an Indianapolis Sabbath School Union pupil accounts book during 1827 to 1828; questions for a Bible class; the system of rules from the committee of religous instruction, probably for the governing of the sabbath schools (1827); annual reports from the superintendant of the Indianapolis Sabbath School Union and its board of directors (1824); a...

Mary Mclaughlin "Pioneers, Mclaughin and Kinder Families" collection

 Collection — Folder: S2054
Identifier: S2054
Scope and Contents Beming the overall title "Pioneers[:] ... McLaughlin and Kinder Famililies," the total history which is this collection breaks into distinct sections. The first section, a history of the McLaughlin family, offers insights into early Indianapolis. This prologue of McLaughlin histrny is a rich source of family names, including the Polk family, of which President James K. Polk was a member. In addition to memories of early Irvington, Loekerbie, the Grand Opera House, the old state house, and one...

Mills Averill letters

 Collection — Folder: S041
Identifier: S0041
Scope and Contents This collection contains three letters written from Mills Averill to family and friends living in New York ranging from 1836 to 1842. In his letters, Averill discusses life as a settler in Indiana. In his first letter, he discusses the trip to Indiana from New York, the character of the people in the area, public improvements, and the railroad. Averill also notes his work at building a cabin for his family and the plowing he had done. In the second letter, he spends a great deal of time...

Mrs. Emery G. Bounell papers

 Collection — Folder: S144
Identifier: S0144
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, signed document from Mary Jane Bounell in Indiana, written during the war years, regarding pioneer life in Hillsboro and Cain Township, Fountain County, Indiana.

Nancy and Joseph Hayes personal narratives

 Collection — Folder: S615
Identifier: S0615
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal narratives of Nancy Billingsley Hayes and Joseph Hayes, which cover the period from 1786 to 1824. The collection consists of photocopies of the original Hayes writings and typewritten transcripts of these writings. Nancy Hayes relates her experiences traveling west with her family and the first years of her marriage to Joseph. She describes the earthquake of December 1811 and local experiences during the War of 1812. Joseph Hayes relates his experiences and...

Nancy Maze personal narrative

 Collection — Folder: S2198
Identifier: S2198
Scope and Contents The collection comprises a copy of a 20-page, typed manuscript, entitled "Looking Backward," with handwritten edits, by Nancy Catherine (Goar) Maze written late in her life, concerning her family history and recollections of growing up in Tiption County.

Nathaniel Paige letter

 Collection — Folder: S1715
Identifier: S1715
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten transcription made of a March 10, 1839 letter written by Nathaniel Paige of New London, Oneida County, New York and sent to his brother Joshua Paige at the "Blackcrick" post office of Sullivan County, Indiana. The letter conveys information regarding the death of their mother on May 29, 1837, farm prices, and family news. The transcribed copy was made from the original letter in the possession of Noah Stafford of Marco, Greene County, Indiana.

Olga Mae Schiemann collection

 Collection — Folder: S1140
Identifier: S1140
Scope and Contents This collection includes a 14-page manuscript entitled "Roads Across Old Bailly Town," a paper written by Olga Mae Schiemann and read before the Duneland Historical Scoiety of Chesterton, Indiana on September, 20, 1951, concerning the settlement of Baillytown, Indiana in Porter County. There is also a newspaper clipping from the Chesterton Tribune on September 27, 1951 about Schiemann's talk at the historical society and a letter from Schiemann to the Indiana State Library about the donation of...

Peter Anderson account book

 Collection — Volume: V279
Identifier: V279
Scope and Contents This collection includes an account book from Peter Anderson in Logansport, Indiana ranging from 1839 to 1848 regarding business transactions.

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