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Almon Brown Strowger collection

 Collection — Folder: S1268
Identifier: S1268
Scope and Contents There are two items in this collection. The first item is a photo of the gravestone of Almon B. Strowger in Greenwood Cemetery, St. Petersburg, Florida. The information below the picture was typed by W. H. Adkins, 3118 East 102 Street, Cleveland, Ohio. He wrote: "Under this stone of the unkept grave lies the dust of what was mortal of Almon B. Strowger; who died May 26th 1902. Friends say he died with a broken heart; for 1898 he sold his dream of 1887 to Leon Bailey for ten thousand dollars and...

Hugh Arthur Barnhart collection

 Collection
Identifier: L509
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, periodicals, advertisements, and financial records from Hugh A. Barnhart ranging from 1898 to 1964 regarding his business ventures, his personal life, and his political career. The first series includes papers regarding Barnhart's family life, business ventures, and state government positions. Major topics include family correspondence; World War I correspondence; News-Sentinel newspaper; State Highway Commission;...

Indiana telegraph and telephone collection

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: L223
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, blueprints and Indianapolis maps, legal documents and reports from telephone and telegraph companies lawyers insurance companies and city officials in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1893-1920 regarding telegraph and telephone right of ways, installation, legal and business matters.