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Cincinnati and Fort Wayne Railroad annual reports

 Collection — Folder: S2023
Identifier: S2023
Scope and Contents This collection includes handwritten annual reports dating from 1856-1866.
Dates: 1854-1866

Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad ledger book

 Collection — Folder: S2907
Identifier: S2907
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a handwritten ledger book of labor for construction of the Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad in Blackford County, Indiana, in 1854, listing the names of workers along with the days and hours each worked. Additional notes are included for 1868. The time book was kept by David Miller Mercer, who was one of the investors in the railroad.
Dates: 1854, 1868

Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad stock certificate

 Collection — Folder: S1856
Identifier: S1856
Scope and Contents This collection includes a stock certificate for 100 shares in the Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad purchased by a James Taggart. Dated November 21, 1854, the certificate is signed by company president William H. Holman and secretary David T. Haines.
Dates: 1854/11/21

Indianapolis Union Railway Company payroll books

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: V398
Scope and Contents Thsi collection contains two payroll books created by the Indianapolis Union Railway Company from 1884 to 1894.
Dates: 1884-1894

Joshua Leach collection

 Collection
Identifier: L242
Scope and Contents The collection consists of correspondence to Joshua Leach’s brother James, who was a lawyer in Stamping Ground and New Castle, Kentucky. The correspondence covered politics, business transactions (railroad and land), and family matters. In addition, the collection also includes letters from Leach’s relatives in Weatherford, Texas (1860–1861) and Natchez, Mississippi (1867–1868).The collection contains business papers of the Cincinnati and Indianapolis Junction Railroad Company and...
Dates: 1831-1883

Lena M. Hiatt, Wayne County, Indiana photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP073
Identifier: SP073
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Lena M. Hiatt in Wayne County, Indiana ranging from circa 1900 to 1931 regarding places, buildings, and some objects in Richmond, Indiana and a couple of images of Centerville and other towns.
Dates: circa 1900-1931