Skip to main content Skip to search results

Showing Collections: 1 - 10 of 30

Amos Wade Jackson collection

 Collection
Identifier: L633
Scope and Contents This collection contains the business, political, and personal papers of Amos Wade Jackson, Lola Raper Jackson, Rowland H. Jackson and Ethel Jaekle Jackson ranging from 1825 to 1979. The bulk of the collection consists of legal correspondence and documents from Jackson Abstract, Inc. and Jackson and Jackson, Attorneys at Law and includes original and carbon copies of abstracts of title, warranty deeds, mortgages, attorney’s opinions, wills, estates, guardianships, divorces, and lawsuits. Also...
Dates: 1825-1979

Benjamin Harrison collection

 Collection
Identifier: L063
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection consists of invoices and receipts for Benjamin Harrison’s personal and household expenses in Indianapolis, Indiana (1893-1897) and for expenses incurred in the construction of his Indianapolis home (1874-1875).The correspondence includes Harrison’s letter (1896-1900) to his law partner, W. H. H. Miller, regarding Republican Party politics, Harrison’s work in the Venezuelan boundary dispute, investments, and family and personal matters; letters regarding a...
Dates: 1852-1900

Charles H. Test letters

 Collection — Folder: S1296
Identifier: S1296
Scope and Contents This collection comprises photocopies of letters to Charles H. Test in Indiana ranging from 1840 to 1843, regarding his political career and abolitionism.
Dates: 1840-1843

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

Edgar D. Whitcomb collection

 Collection
Identifier: L442
Scope and Contents This collection includes reel-to-reel audio tapes from a television panel discussion show, entitled "Report from the State House," produced at WTTV, Channel 4 and hosted by Mike Ungersma. The panelists include Edgar D. Whitcomb, Nelson Rockefeller and other politicians and educators in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1971 to 1972 regarding Indiana politics and education.
Dates: 1971-1972

Frederick L. Feick papers

 Collection
Identifier: S0455
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of Feick’s correspondence while Mayor of Garrett, Indiana. Some correspondence is from his time working with the Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen. The bulk of the newspaper clippings relate to Feick’s work on behalf of the Brotherhood with a few from his time as Mayor. There are also a few promotional materials, largely related to political campaigns. All the materials are photocopies.
Dates: 1901-1965, bulk 1950-1965

George S. Rainey collection

 Collection
Identifier: L381
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of typescripts of George S. Rainey’s various writings and cassette tapes. In addition to his longer works, "Open Day" and "They Stood Up," a number of shorter works and essay are included. Much of what Rainey wrote is based on his own experiences and beliefs. “A Garrulous Hillbilly” appears to be autobiographical. The cassettes hold recordings of Rainey reciting chapters from his own work as well as speeches and stories by Elbert Hubbard and R. G....
Dates: 1918-1982

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

James B. Young speech

 Collection — Folder: S1956
Identifier: S1956
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten copy of the speech given by James B. Young on the day of his installation as U.S. attorney for the southern district of Indiana on October 31, 1975. The copy of Young's remarks includes his corrections and notations.
Dates: 1975/10/31

James Eli Watson papers

 Collection
Identifier: L237
Scope and Contents The collection consists of school papers, speeches, correspondence, and other papers of James Eli Watson ranging from 1879 to 1913. Also included are a collection of U.S. and foreign stamps and a stamp album.

There are also oversize newspapers dated 1890-1913 (OBC032).
Dates: 1879-1913

Filtered By

  • Subject: Politics and government X
  • Subject: Lawyers -- Indiana X

Filter Results

Additional filters:

Subject
Politics and government 24
Correspondence 22
Indiana -- Politics and government 16
Politicians 16
Lawyers 13
∨ more
Politicians -- Indiana 9
Indiana -- Politics and government -- 19th century 7
Indiana -- Politics and government -- 20th century 7
Speeches, addresses, etc. 7
Legislators -- Indiana 6
Clippings 5
Governors -- Indiana 5
United States -- Politics and government 5
Audiocassettes 4
Judges -- Indiana 4
Photographs 4
Reel-to-reel audiotapes 4
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865 4
United States -- Politics and government - 20th century 4
Certificates 3
Education -- Indiana 3
Elections -- United States 3
Essays 3
Indianapolis (Ind.) 3
Politicians -- United States -- 20th century 3
Presidents -- United States 3
Scrapbooks 3
World War, 1914-1918 3
Abolitionists -- Indiana 2
Authors -- Indiana 2
Diplomats -- United States 2
Education 2
Elections -- Indiana 2
Family history 2
Family life 2
Law practice 2
Legal documents 2
Legislators -- United States 2
Logansport (Ind.) 2
Manuscripts 2
Oral history interviews 2
Political campaigns -- 20th century 2
Prohibition 2
Public prosecutors -- Indiana 2
Receipts (Acknowledgements) 2
Transcriptions 2
Vice-Presidents -- United States 2
Video tapes 2
Women -- Suffrage 2
World War, 1939-1945 2
Abolitionists 1
Abstracts of title 1
Administration of estates 1
Agriculture -- Indiana 1
Antislavery movements 1
Antislavery movements -- United States 1
Architectural drawings 1
Artists -- Indiana 1
Authors and publishers 1
Authors, American 1
Authors, American -- Indiana -- 20th century 1
Automobile industry and trade 1
Banks and banking -- Indiana 1
Baseball 1
Blueprints 1
Bolivia 1
Broadsides 1
Budgets 1
Businessmen -- Indiana 1
Cabinet officers -- United States 1
Cambodia -- History -- Civil War, 1970-1975 1
Canada -- Boundaries -- United States 1
Canada -- Foreign relations -- United States 1
Canada -- Geography 1
Cape Canaveral (Fla.) 1
Charities -- United States 1
Childhood and youth 1
Chile 1
Civil service -- United States 1
Coal mines and mining 1
Condolence notes 1
Conservation of natural resources 1
Copyright -- United States 1
Courts -- Indiana 1
Dearborn County (Ind.) 1
Depressions -- 1929 -- United States 1
Description and travel 1
Diaries 1
Diplomatic and consular service, American 1
Diplomats 1
District courts -- United States 1
Emigration and immigration 1
Ephemera 1
Evansville (Ind.) 1
Examinations 1
Family 1
Farmers -- Indiana 1
Farming 1
Floods -- Indiana 1
∧ less
 
Names
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 10
Indiana. General Assembly. Senate 7
Republican Party (Ind.) 4
United States. Congress. House 4
Wabash College 4
∨ more
Democratic Party (Ind.) 3
Democratic Party (U.S.) 3
Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 3
Hartke, Vance, 1919-2003 3
Indiana State Library 3
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 3
Bayh, Birch Evans, 1928-2019 2
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 2
Coburn, John, 1825-1908 2
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 2
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 2
Embree, Elisha, 1801-1863 2
Embree, Lucius C., 1853-1932 2
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 2
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 2
Indiana. Constitutional Convention (1850-1851) 2
Indiana. General Assembly 2
Marshall, Thomas Riley, 1854-1925 2
Miller, William H. H. (William Henry Harrison), 1840-1917 2
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 2
Parker, Samuel W. (Samuel Wilson), 1805-1859 2
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 2
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 2
Taggart, Thomas, 1856-1929 2
Taylor, Robert S. (Robert Stewart), 1838-1918 2
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 2
Truman, Harry S., 1884-1972 2
Watson, James E. (James Eli), 1863-1948 2
Whig Party (U.S.) 2
Adair, E. Ross (Edwin Ross), 1907-1983 1
Ade, George, 1866-1944 1
Akron Carnegie Public Library (Ind.) 1
Allison, William B. (William Boyd), 1829-1908 1
American Bar Association 1
American National Red Cross 1
Anti-saloon League of America 1
Badollet, John, 1757-1837 1
Baker, Conrad, 1817-1885 1
Ball State University 1
Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Company 1
Barnum, William Henry, 1818-1889 1
Bedford Stone and Construction Company 1
Belknap, William W. (William Worth), 1829-1890 1
Benjamin Harrison Home (Museum : Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
Bergman, Ingrid, 1915-1982 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
Bland, Oscar E. (Oscar Edward), 1877-1951 1
Bowen, Otis R. (Otis Ray), 1918-2013 1
Brademas, John 1
Branigin, Roger D. (Roger Douglas), 1902-1975 1
Bray, William G. (William Gilmer), 1903-1979 1
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 1
Bristow, Benjamin Helm, 1832-1896 1
Brotherhood of Railroad Trainmen 1
Brown, Edmund G. (Edmund Gerald), 1905-1996 1
Bruce, Donald C. (Donald Cogley), 1921-1969 1
Bryer, James T. 1
Burchard, Horatio C. (Horatio Chapin), 1825-1908 1
Butler, Benjamin F. (Benjamin Franklin) 1
Butler, Charles, 1802-1897 1
Butler, Ovid, 1801-1881 1
Butz, Earl L. (Earl Lauer), 1909-2008 1
Byrd, Richard Evelyn, 1888-1957 1
Cale, Howard,-1904. 1
Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1843-1918 1
Cantor, Eddie, 1892-1964 1
Capehart, Homer E. (Homer Earl) 1897-1979 1
Chaney, John C. (John Crawford), 1853-1940 1
Chase, Salmon P. (Salmon Portland), 1808-1873 1
Chicago and Eastern Illinois Railroad Company 1
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints 1
Clarke, Grace Julian, 1865-1938 1
Clarkson, James Sullivan, 1842-1918 1
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 1
Coburn, Henry P. 1
Coffin, Charles F. (Charles Fisher), 1823-1916 1
Coolidge, Calvin, 1872-1933 1
Cumback, Will. (William), 1829-1905 1
Daviess County Public Library (Ind.) 1
Davis, Alice, 1851-1938 1
Davis, John Wesley, 1799-1859 1
Davis, Mary Gertrude, 1855-1926 1
Davis, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1814-1892 1
Davis, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1847-1873 1
DeMille, Cecil B. (Cecil Blount), 1881-1959 1
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 1
Denton, Winfield K. (Winfield Kirkpatrick), 1896-1971 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
∧ less