Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 31 - 40 of 64

Joanna M. Lane letter

 Collection — Folder: S0803
Identifier: S0803
Scope and Contents This collection contains a letter written by Joanna M. Lane to author and historian, Benson J. Lossing, on December 8, 1863. The letter contains Mrs. Lane's comments regarding life in Washington D.C., the situation in the House of Representatives and the expected election of Schulyer Colfax as Speaker of the House, and the growing feelings against General Mead.
Dates: 1863/12/06

John A. Bremer papers

 Collection
Identifier: L688
Scope and Contents This collection contains John A. Bremer's papers regarding his work compiling and editing the fourth edition of Constitution Making in Indiana: A Source Book of Constitutional Documents, with Historical Introduction and Critical Notes covering the years 1930 to 1960. Papers related to the book include drafts of chapters of each legislative session and copies of committee reports, joint resolutions, house and senate motions, messages from the Senate to the House,...
Dates: 1857-circa 1980s

John Karl Bain scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: L395
Scope and Contents This collection includes a "Mark Twain's Scrap Book" used by J. Karl Bain to hold items he collected while serving as secretary to Senator Charles W. Fairbanks. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, letters he sent to his mother and sister, clippings of pictures and other mementos of the communities he visited while on a trip to the Pacific Northwest and Alaska with Sen. Fairbanks for the Joint High Commission (Summer, 1899). Also included are newspaper clippings regarding a debate...
Dates: 1899-1921

John Tipton collection

 Collection
Identifier: L160
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Tipton’s correspondence and business papers from the period 1810-1839 in Indiana. His correspondence, including retained copies of his outgoing letters, includes letters relating to the operations of the Indiana Militia in the 1810s; and political correspondence regarding the work of the state legislature (1820s-1830s), his senatorial elections (1831, 1832), his appointments to federal office (1831-1839), and local, state, and national issues, particularly...
Dates: 1806-1858

Joseph Lane biography

 Collection — Folder: S0804
Identifier: S0804
Scope and Contents This collection contains a two-page photostat of a handwritten narrative of Joseph Lane's life and political activities in Indiana that appeared in a magazine from 1858. The original papers are held by the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Dates: circa 1858

Joshua Soule correspondence

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1222
Scope and Contents This collection is divided into two folders: 1836-1838 and 1838-1853. The original letters include those written by Joshua Soule, a dentist in Indianapolis, and his fiance, Eliza Lawson of Lebanon, Ohio. Some of the other correspondents are William Brown, Andrew Kennedy, and James Whitcomb. Letters dated 1843-1844 regard Democratic party politics.
Dates: 1837-1853

Lake County, Indiana collection

 Collection
Identifier: L551
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed correspondence from Solon Robinson and others in Indiana ranging from 1836 to 1919 regarding county organization and government and military service; typed commissioners minutes and court records and other government documents in Lake County, Indiana ranging from 1837 to 1936 regarding county government and official business; typed and autographed histories of Lake County and communities from 1836 to 1955 and undated; typed records of businesses,...
Dates: 1836-1955

Larken L. Beeman collection

 Collection — Folder: S0096
Identifier: S0096
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a 32 page (not all pages are numbered, several chapters are numbered 1-,last page), typed and photocopied document with handwritten corrections, written by Larken L. Beeman and dated 8-24-1964 and 12-16-1964, entitled “Rural Life” in and around school district 3, Marion Township, Boone County, IN from 1876-1900.Chapter 1 is about the school, which was named Baker’s Corner in honor of Mr. Baker. Teachers named were Mr. Jones; Jacob Cobb, a local man;...
Dates: 1900-1976

Logan Esarey collection

 Collection
Identifier: L459
Scope and Contents The collection, which dates from approximately 1900-1950, contains articles, manuscript drafts, and research notes of Logan Esarey. The collection consists of several unpublished chapters on politics and early Indiana state newspapers, Esarey's research and notes from the Indiana Journal and Senate Journal, as well as several essays on Jacksonian democracy in Indiana, the William Henry Harrison administration, and the Republican...
Dates: circa 1900-1950

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

Filtered By

  • Subject: Indiana -- Politics and government -- 19th century X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Correspondence 36
Politics and government 26
Indiana -- Politics and government 21
Indiana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 15
Politicians -- Indiana 11
∨ more
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 10
Clippings 9
Photographs 9
Politicians 9
Diaries 7
Lawyers -- Indiana 7
Scrapbooks 7
Governors -- Indiana 6
Indianapolis (Ind.) 6
Family history 5
Indiana -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 5
United States -- Politics and government --19th century 5
Education -- Indiana 4
Lawyers 4
Logansport (Ind.) 4
Newspaper articles 4
Speeches, addresses, etc. 4
Account books 3
Biography 3
Indentures 3
Manuscripts 3
Receipts (Acknowledgements) 3
Washington (D.C.) 3
Agriculture -- Indiana 2
Authors and publishers 2
Authors, American -- Indiana -- 20th century 2
Autographs 2
Certificates 2
Constitutions -- Indiana 2
Dubois County (Ind.) 2
Elections -- Indiana 2
Emigration and immigration 2
Essays 2
Floods -- Indiana 2
Fort Wayne (Ind.) 2
Freemasons -- Indiana 2
Frontier and pioneer life -- Indiana 2
Indians of North America 2
Judges -- Indiana 2
Land contracts 2
Legal documents 2
Legislators -- United States 2
Marion County (Ind.) 2
Newspapers 2
Owen County (Ind.) 2
Pageants 2
Periodicals 2
Personal narratives 2
Politicians -- United States -- 19th century 2
Railroads 2
Real property 2
Schools 2
South Bend (Ind.) 2
Statutes and codes 2
Teachers 2
Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Military life 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Personal narratives 2
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 -- Reconstruction 2
United States -- Politics and government - 20th century 2
Wayne County (Ind.) 2
World War, 1914-1918 2
Abolitionists -- Indiana 1
Administration of estates 1
African Americans -- History 1
African-American soldiers 1
Agriculture 1
American literature -- 19th century 1
American literature -- 20th century 1
American poetry 1
Antislavery movements 1
Authors, American 1
Authors, American -- Indiana -- 19th century 1
Autograph albums 1
Autographs -- Collections 1
Bankers 1
Banks and banking 1
Banks and banking -- Indiana 1
Bartholomew County (Ind.) 1
Biography -- Indiana 1
Boone County (Ind.) 1
Broadsides 1
Business records 1
Buttons 1
Canada -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Cass County (Ind.) 1
Cemeteries 1
Cemeteries -- Indiana 1
Census 1
Centennial celebrations, etc 1
Children's stories 1
Chronologies 1
Church history -- Indiana 1
Clark County (Ind.) 1
∧ less
 
Names
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 7
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 7
Indiana. General Assembly 5
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 5
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 5
∨ more
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 5
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 4
Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881 4
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 4
United States. Congress. House 4
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 3
Democratic Party (U.S.) 3
Fletcher, Calvin, 1798-1866 3
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 3
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850 3
Indiana. General Assembly. Senate 3
Julian, George Washington, 1817-1899 3
Posey, Thomas, 1750-1818 3
Smith, Oliver H. (Oliver Hampton), 1794-1859 3
Wallace, David 3
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905 3
Whig Party (U.S.) 3
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 2
Brick, Abraham Lincoln, 1860-1908 2
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 2
Embree, Elisha, 1801-1863 2
Esarey, Logan, 1874-1942 2
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 2
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 2
Hannah, Samuel 2
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 2
Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834 2
Lanier, J. F. D. (James Franklin Doughty), 1800-1881 2
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 2
Lossing, Benson John, 1813-1891 2
Mount, James A. (James Atwell), 1843- 2
Orth, Godlove S. (Godlove Stein), 1817-1882 2
Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877 2
Parker, Benjamin S. (Benjamin Strattan), 1833-1911 2
Parker, Samuel W. (Samuel Wilson), 1805-1859 2
Pence, George, 1852-1929 2
Pierce, Gilbert A. (Gilbert Ashville), 1841-1901 2
Porter, Albert G. (Albert Gallatin), 1824-1897 2
Ray, James Brown, 1794-1848 2
Republican Party (Ind.) 2
Republican Party (Ind.). State Central Committee 2
Robinson, Solon, 1803-1880 2
Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood), 1808-1864 2
Stanton, Edwin M. (Edwin McMasters), 1814-1869 2
Taggart, Thomas, 1856-1929 2
Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897 2
Whitcomb, James, 1795-1852 2
Wick, William W. (William Watson) 2
Woollen, William Watson, 1838-1921 2
Wright, Joseph A. (Joseph Albert), 1810-1867 2
American Secular Union and Freethought Federation (Ind.) 1
Badollet, John, 1757-1837 1
Bain, John Karl, 1874-1921 1
Baker, Conrad, 1817-1885 1
Ball State University 1
Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 1
Barnum, William Henry, 1818-1889 1
Bearrs, Daniel, 1809-1884 1
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Beeman, Larken L. 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
Bolton, Sarah T. (Sarah Tittle), 1814-1893 1
Boon, Ratliff, 1781-1844 1
Booth, John Wilkes, 1838-1865 1
Bradshaw, William 1
Brady, John 1
Branham family 1
Branham, David C., 1812-1877 1
Bremer, John Alfred, 1921-2008 1
Brick, Estelle, 1890- 1
Brick, William W., 1808-1882 1
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 1
Brown, William J. (William John) 1
Browne, Thomas M. 1
Bruté de Rémur, Simon William Gabriel, 1779-1839. 1
Bryer, James T. 1
Bundy, Eugene H. 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Butler University 1
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
Butler, Charles, 1802-1897 1
Butler, Ovid, 1801-1881 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1843-1918 1
Calkins, William H. (William Henry), 1842-1894 1
Campbell, John (John T.) 1
Carmony, Donald F. (Donald Francis) 1
Carter, Henry C. 1
Carvajal, Jose Maria de Jesus, 1810-1874 1
Chase, Ira J. (Ira Joy), 1834-1895 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
∧ less