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George Pence papers

 Collection
Identifier: L305
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of George Pence's daybook entries from August 1921 and undated. The entries are in regard to various laws concerning voting, elections, and establishment of organizations in various Indiana towns from 1848 to 1852. Also included are photocopies of an undated daybook that Pence wrote down notes from the November 25,1870- November 9, 1877 Bartholomew Democrat regarding various subjects such as election returns and news about local residents and businesses.
Dates: 1921-1924, undated

George S. Cottman papers

 Collection
Identifier: L039
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, research, newspaper articles and drafts of speeches and articles from George S. Cottman in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1872 to 1937 regarding Indiana history, business and family business and articles by other writers concerning history.
Dates: 1857-1937, undated

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

George W. Lawson diaries

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: L626
Scope and Contents This collection includes George W. Lawson's diaries ranging from July 1877 to July 1910. In his diaries, Lawson records the weather, farm activities, business and personal accounts, marriages, births and deaths of family and friends, and church and social activities. He also records his thoughts about elections, local and national happenings, and international events. There are a several loose items inserted in the volumes, including newspaper clippings and an October 9, 1901 map and calendar...
Dates: 1877-1910

George W. Sosnowski collection

 Collection — Folder: S2352
Identifier: S2352
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of correspondence sent to Geoge W. Sosnowski of Gary, Indiana from January to March 1932 by U.S. Senators Henrik Shipstead, James E. Watson, Robert Bulkley, J. Hamilton Lewis, Arthur R. Robinson, Royce S. Copeland, and James J. Davis and Congressmen Louis T. McFadden, John N. Garner, and John E. Rankin in response to the plan Sosnowski sent them for domestic prosperity and improvement of economic and banking conditions through the establishment of a banking...
Dates: 1932-1940

Gilbert Ashville Pierce and Schuyler Colfax correspondence

 Collection — Folder: S1064
Identifier: S1064
Scope and Contents Collection includes a handwritten letter from Indiana Representative Gilbert Ashville Pierce on August 29, 1870, to Schuyler Colfax, Vice President of the United States under President Ulysses S. Grant. In the letter, Pierce urges Colfax to run for President of the United States in 1872.
Dates: 1870

Godlove S. Orth letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1033
Scope and Contents The collection contains Godlove S. Orth’s letters to Schuyler Colfax, discussing Whig, Know Nothing, and Republican Party politics, the Indiana General Assembly, and other state and national issues. Also included are copies of Orth’s letters to James A. Garfield.
Dates: 1845-1881

Gordan Englehart scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: V318
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 41 scrapbooks containing clippings of Gordon Englehart's columns for the Louisville, Kentucky newspaper, The Courier-Journal. Ranging from 1960 to 1984, the bulk of Englehart's writing covers political topics. The collection also includes loose clippings from other newspaper publications, programs from political events, and other documents related to his journalism work. There is also a clipping of "A White Sheet and an Iron...
Dates: 1960-1987

Hamilton family papers

 Collection
Identifier: L062
Scope and Contents This collection contains business papers, correspondence, receipts and deeds from the firm of Hamilton and Taber, including Cyrus Taber's correspondence with Allen Hamilton. Much of the correspondence regards business, various Indian treaties, railroads, politics, and the settlement of Hamilton's estate following his death in 1864. Materials date from 1788 through 1963, with the bulk of the collection dating from Allen Hamilton's career. Materials are arranged chronologically, with business...
Dates: 1788-1963

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Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 34
Indiana. General Assembly 26
Republican Party (Ind.) 26
United States. Congress. House 23
Democratic Party (Ind.) 21
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Indiana. General Assembly. Senate 20
Democratic Party (U.S.) 16
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Harrison, Benjamin, 1833-1901 12
Morton, Oliver P. (Oliver Perry), 1823-1877 12
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 9
Whig Party (U.S.) 9
Bayh, Birch Evans, 1928-2019 7
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 7
Capehart, Homer E. (Homer Earl) 1897-1979 7
Ku Klux Klan (1915-) 7
Noble, Noah, 1794-1844 7
Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916 7
Smith, Oliver H. (Oliver Hampton), 1794-1859 7
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 6
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 6
Halleck, Charles A. (Charles Abraham), 1900-1986 6
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 6
Hartke, Vance, 1919-2003 6
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 6
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 6
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 6
Taggart, Thomas, 1856-1929 6
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 6
United States. Congress. Senate. 6
Bowen, Otis R. (Otis Ray), 1918-2013 5
Handfield, F. Gerald 5
Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841 5
Marshall, Thomas Riley, 1854-1925 5
McCray, Warren T. (Warren Terry), 1865-1938 5
Nixon, Richard M. (Richard Milhous), 1913-1994 5
Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877 5
Republican Party (Ind.). State Central Committee 5
Schricker, Henry F. (Henry Fredrick) 5
United States. Navy 5
Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897 5
Wabash College 5
Willkie, Wendell L. (Wendell Lewis), 1892-1944 5
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 4
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 4
Hannah, Samuel 4
Indiana. Office of the Governor 4
Johnson, Lyndon B. (Lyndon Baines) 4
Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963 4
Lane, Henry Smith, 1811-1881 4
Lugar, Richard Green, 1932-2019 4
McNutt, Paul V. (Paul Vories), 1891-1955 4
New, Harry S. (Harry Stewart), 1858-1937 4
Reagan, Ronald W. (Ronald Wilson), 1911-2004 4
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano), 1882-1945 4
Roosevelt, Theodore, 1858-1919 4
Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood), 1808-1864 4
Thompson, Richard W. (Richard Wigginton), 1809-1900 4
Wallace, David 4
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905 4
Watson, James E. (James Eli), 1863-1948 4
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 4
Wright, Joseph A. (Joseph Albert), 1810-1867 4
Adair, E. Ross (Edwin Ross), 1907-1983 3
Ball State University 3
Barnhart, Henry A. 3
Bowen, Elizabeth Anne Steinmann, 1918-1981 3
Brademas, John 3
Branigin, Roger D. (Roger Douglas), 1902-1975 3
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 3
Democratic National Committee (U.S.) 3
Democratic Party (Ind.) State Convention 3
Eisenhower, Dwight D. (Dwight David), 1890-1969 3
Fairbanks, Charles W. (Charles Warren), 1852-1918 3
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 3
Fletcher, Calvin, 1798-1866 3
Gates, Ralph F. (Ralph Fesler), 1893-1978 3
Harding, Warren G. (Warren Gamaliel), 1865-1923 3
Hays, Will H. (Will Harrison), 1915- 3
Hendricks, William, 1782-1850 3
Indiana Historical Society 3
Indiana State Capitol (Indianapolis, Ind.) 3
Indiana University 3
Indiana. Supreme Court 3
Indianapolis (Ind.) Mayor 3
Jacobs, Andrew, Jr., 1932-2013 3
Jehs, Randall 3
Jennings, Jonathan, 1784-1834 3
Julian, George Washington, 1817-1899 3
Lanier, J. F. D. (James Franklin Doughty), 1800-1881 3
Minton, Sherman, 1890-1965 3
Nicholson, Meredith, 1866-1947 3
O'Bannon, Frank, 1930-2003 3
Pence, George, 1852-1929 3
Posey, Thomas, 1750-1818 3
Ralston, Samuel M. (Samuel Moffett), 1857-1925 3
Robinson, Solon, 1803-1880 3
Stephenson, David Curtis (1891-1966) 3
Test, John, 1771-1849 3
Welsh, Matthew E. (Matthew Empson) 3
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