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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

George W. Julian collection

 Collection
Identifier: L081
Scope and Contents The bulk of the correspondence is that of George W. Julian and his wife, Laura Giddings Julian, and with his children, Grace and Paul, while he was serving in Congress, working as an attorney in Washington, D.C., and on speaking tours. In his letters with Laura, he discusses questions before Congress. Additional correspondence includes letters to Laura from her father, Joshua R. Giddings, written while he was serving in Congress or as U.S. consul general to Canada in Montreal (1861-1864);...
Dates: 1789-1940, bulk 1789-1902

Lucius C. Embree papers

 Collection
Identifier: L052
Scope and Contents This collection consists of business, political, and personal papers of Elisha, James T., David F., and Lucius Embree ranging from 1800 to 1930. Elisha Embree's papers include receipts, accounts, land indentures, and other financial papers relating to his land and business interests; correspondence regarding his legal business in Princeton, Evansville, and other southwestern Indiana towns, including retained copies of Embree's letters and correspondence of his partners Samuel Hall and Charles...
Dates: 1800-1972

Noah Noble collection

 Collection
Identifier: L118
Scope and Contents The collection contains Noah Noble's personal and political correspondence regarding state and national Whig politics, as well as his campaign for governor of Indiana. Included are letters relating to the Internal Improvement Board, its projects, and correspondence pertaining to the state's debts arisen from such projects.Correspondents include John Badollet, Samuel Bigger, Michael G. Bright, David Burr, Henry Clay, John Wesley Davis, John Dowling, George H. Dunn, Paris C. Dunning,...
Dates: 1816-1900s

William Wheeler Thornton papers

 Collection
Identifier: L159
Scope and Contents This collection contains William Wheeler Thornton's manuscript for a book of political documents, principally from 19th century America; his manuscript of a biography of early Indiana jurist Isaac Blackford; articles on the judicial system of Indiana and the Northwest Territory; an essay on French General Michel Ney in America; correspondence regarding politics and his legal and historical writings (1871-1903) and regarding Judge Blackford (1930-1931); and a copy of ...
Dates: 1877-1931, circa 2005

Williamson Wright papers

 Collection — Folder: S1465
Identifier: S1465
Scope and Contents This collection includes 23 letters from Williamson Wright in Logansport and Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1837 to 1865, including business correspondence from Wright's legal business, concerning his cases on Indian claims, roads, railroads, canals and canal lands; political correspondence regarding issues before the Indiana General Assembly, as well as Whig and Republican Party politics; and correspondence about his involvement with railroad companies.
Dates: 1837-1865

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Names
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 2
Embree, Elisha, 1801-1863 2
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 2
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 2
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 2
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Parker, Samuel W. (Samuel Wilson), 1805-1859 2
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 2
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 2
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 2
Whig Party (U.S.) 2
Badollet, John, 1757-1837 1
Baker, Conrad, 1817-1885 1
Barnum, William Henry, 1818-1889 1
Belknap, William W. (William Worth), 1829-1890 1
Biddle, Horace P. (Horace Peters), 1811-1900 1
Bigger, Samuel, 1802-1846 1
Black, Jeremiah S. (Jeremiah Sullivan), 1810-1883 1
Blackford, Isaac Newton, 1786-1859 1
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 1
Bryer, James T. 1
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
Butler, Charles, 1802-1897 1
Butler, Ovid, 1801-1881 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1843-1918 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coburn, Henry P. 1
Coburn, John, 1825-1908 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 1
Cumback, Will. (William), 1829-1905 1
Davis, John Wesley, 1799-1859 1
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 1
Devin, David A., 1839-1872 1
Dowling, John, 1807-1878 1
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 1
Dunn, George H., 1794-1854 1
Dunn, George Hedford, 1794-1854 1
Dunning, Paris C., 1806-1884 1
Embree family 1
Embree, David, 1838-1877 1
Embree, James T., 1826-1867 1
Embree, Louise, 1887-1972 1
Embree, Lucius C., 1853-1932 1
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 1
Ewing, John, 1732-1802 1
Farnham, John H. (John Hay), 1791-1833 1
Fish, Hamilton 1
Fletcher, Calvin 1798-1866 1
Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881 1
Garrison, Francis Jackson, 1848-1916 1
Giddings, Joshua R. (Joshua Reed), 1795-1864 1
Graham, George, 1770-1830 1
Gray, Isaac P. (Isaac Pusey) 1
Gresham, Walter Quintin 1
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 1
Hanna, Hugh Henry 1
Harding, Stephen Selwyn, 1808-1891 1
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 1
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 1
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850 1
Hewitt, Abram S. (Abram Stevens), 1822-1903 1
Hobbs, Barnabas C. (Barnabas Coffin), 1815-1892 1
Howe, Willis P., 1866-1890 1
Indiana. General Assembly. Senate 1
Indiana. Supreme Court 1
Ingersoll, Robert Green, 1833-1899 1
Judah, Samuel, 1798-1869 1
Julian, George Washington, 1817-1899 1
Julian, Laura Giddings, 1839-1884 1
Lake Michigan, Logansport, and Ohio River Railroad Company 1
Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881 1
Lanier, J. F. D. (James Franklin Doughty), 1800-1881 1
Lasselle, Hyacinth, 1777-1843 1
Louisiana. Returning Board 1
Lucas, Robert, 1781-1853 1
Marshall, Joseph G. (Joseph Glass), 1800-1855 1
Merrill, Samuel Pearce, 1835-1916 1
Ney, Michel, duc d'Elchingen, 1769-1815 1
Niles, John B. (John Barron), 1808-1879 1
Noble family 1
Noble, James, 1783-1831 1
Noble, Winston P. 1
Nutt, Cyrus, 1814-1875 1
Orth, Godlove S. (Godlove Stein), 1817-1882 1
Owen, David Dale, 1807-1860 1
Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877 1
Pettit, John Upfold, 1820-1881 1
Pierce, Gilbert A. (Gilbert Ashville), 1841-1901 1
Porter, Albert G. (Albert Gallatin), 1824-1897 1
Read, Daniel, 1805-1878 1
Robb, David, 1771-1844 1
Robinson, Andrew L., 1807-1883 1
Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891 1
Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood), 1808-1864 1
Smith, Oliver H. (Oliver Hampton), 1794-1859 1
Stapp, Milton, 1792-1869 1
Sullivan, Jeremiah, 1794-1870 1
Test, John, 1771-1849 1
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