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Samuel MacDowell indenture letter and contract

 Collection — Folder: S2734
Identifier: S2734
Scope and Contents This collection includes a deed signed by Samuel MacDowell and Mary MacDowell to William Scott in Fayette County, Kentucky from April 4, 1789 regarding land in Fayette County, Kentucky. Samuel MacDowell, was a Colonel in the Revolutionary War, a pioneer and one of the first judges in Kentucky. There are several signatures on the back of the document, including Levi Todd, who was one of the few survivors of the Indian Battle of Blue Licks in Kentucky. He also was a General in the...

Samuel Wells collection

 Collection — Folder: S1380
Identifier: S1380
Scope and Contents This single typed page includes information about Samuel Wells's trip from his home in Schoolcraft, Michigan, in the fall of 1851, to Louisville, Kentucky. He traveled with his brother. They took the stage to White Pigeon, Michigan, where they got the train for South Bend. They were late arriving because the baggage car was "derailed near Bristol by a cow." In South Bend, people greeted the first passenger train's arrival with bonfires and drums. Riding a new omnibus, they went to the new St....

Sarah Ann Quarles Chandler collection

 Collection — Folder: S249
Identifier: S0249
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a transcript of the diary Chandler kept while moving to Missouri. She documents the sights and experiences of the trip through Virginia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Indiana, Illinois, and Missouri. The diary ends in St. Louis, although the Chandlers eventually settled near Boonville, Missouri.

Sarah T. Bolton papers

 Collection — Folder: S0139
Identifier: S0139
Scope and Contents This collection includes a handwritten letter with and accompanying autograph and poem excerpt and two poems from Sarah T. Bolton in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1850 to 1892, with one undated, regarding marriage, life, toil, and death.

Scott Foye Hosier collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: G-001
Scope and Contents This collection includes family papers and research from Scott Hosier about the Hosier, Hollingsworth, Snodgrass, Dunham, Jones, Dollarhide, Woods and other families related to him.
Found in: Genealogy

Slavery documents

 Collection — Folder: S2733
Identifier: S2733
Scope and Contents This collection includes contracts, deeds of gift, and a deed of emancipation from various slaveowners in Lincoln County and Fayette County, Kentucky ranging from 1796 to 1839.

Smithers family photograph album

 Collection — Box: P036
Identifier: P036
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photograph album containing photographs and photographic postcards of the Pittsburgh, Cincinnati, Chicago and St. Louis Railroad construction in Mier, Indiana; construction of the Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad in Medford, Blountsville and Muncie, including a photograph of the Delaware County Courthouse and passenger station; and construction of the Louisville and Nashville Railroad in Winchester, Indiana.Also included are family photographs of the Smithers...

Sophia K. Shipman estate inventory and appraisement

 Collection — Folder: S2664
Identifier: S2664
Scope and Contents This collection includes the inventory and appraisement of the personal estate of Sophia K. Shipman, certified by two appraisers and her estate administrator, George D. Weatherford on February 22, 1860. Approved and recorded by the county clerk on September 13, 1860, the inventory includes furniture, housewares, livestock, farm equipment, and the names and ages of seven slaves.

Taylor family papers

 Collection
Identifier: L235
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed, mimeographed, typeset and autographed poems, correspondence and reminiscences from Tucker W. Taylor; addresses and medical papers from James H. Taylor and medical students in Greencastle, Indiana and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1870-1904 regarding poetry, publishing, family life and medical diseases and practice.

Thomas Carr papers

 Collection — Folder: S228
Identifier: S0228
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed workbook from an unnamed private tutor in Kentucky in 1798 regarding arithmetic and legal documents regarding land sale and plat for land in Indiana in 1805 and 1814.

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Barton, Walter E. (Walter Elbert) 1
Beeler, Joseph, 1797-1851 1
Bolton, Nathaniel, 1803-1858 1
Bolton, Sarah T. (Sarah Tittle), 1814-1893 1
Branigin, Roger D. (Roger Douglas), 1902-1975 1
Breitmeir, Paul 1
Brown family 1
Brown, Maxine P. 1
Carr, Thomas 1
Chandler, Sarah Ann Quarles, 1804-1865 1
Chaney, William Marshal, 1922-2002 1
Chicago, Indianapolis, and Louisville Railroad Company 1
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Clark, Chester 1
Clarke, George W. 1
Collins family 1
Crowley, Marcus C. 1
Dewey, Thomas V. 1
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Guy, Ida Drake Garnett, 1892-1973 1
Guy, Roscoe D., 1880-1976 1
Hamiton, Captain John, 1766-1863 1
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Hensley family 1
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Long, Mary Rainbolt 1
Louisville & Nashville Railroad Company 1
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Lyon, Nathaniel 1
Lyons family 1
MacDowell, Samuel 1
Maloney, William 1
Marshall, Thomas Riley, 1854-1925 1
Matthews, Claude 1
McCay, Betty 1
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Moore, D. F. 1
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 1
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New Albany and Salem Railroad Company 1
Northport and Mars Hill Gravel Road Company (Marion County, Ind.) 1
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