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Elisha and Fanny Hughes letter

 Collection — Folder: S1286
Identifier: S1286
Scope and Contents Clarence H. Smith, New Castle, Indiana, typed this letter written on January 23, 1824 from Elisha and Fanny Hughes of Franklin County, Indiana, to Stacy Taylor, Loudoun County, Virginia, Hillsboro Post Office. The greeting is to "Father and Friends." They "had a very good journey." They got to Mahlon Smith's in seventeen days. They lived in Henry Fry's house until they bought a farm of 125 acres for $400.00 paid in full. They report the fruit trees, crops, and livestock on the farm. They list...

Fortress Monroe, Virginia letter photocopy

 Collection — Folder: S2686
Identifier: S2686
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopy of a letter from an unknown person in Virginia dated December 1, 1861 describing the regiment's forced evacuation of their camp on Cape Hatteras, November 8-9, 1861 by floodwaters.

Francis Vigo indentures and bond

 Collection — Folder: S1341
Identifier: S1341
Scope and Contents The collection includes a Photostat indenture transferring land from Francis Vigo to John Healy of Menongolia County, Virginia, dated May 12, 1800; a Photostat indenture transferring land from John Healy of Morgantown, Pennsylvania to John Healy of Adams County, Pennsylvania, dated June 21, 1800; a bond signed by Francis Vigo as administrator and John Price Jones as surety, dated 1801; and a typed explanation of the "attached bond" written by Guy Morrison Walker on January 23, 1917.

Hannah Hollingsworth papers

 Collection — Folder: S671
Identifier: S0671
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed poems and songs from an unnamed poet and a copy of a letter written by Frederick Briggs and a preface written by William Glending in Virginia and unknown locations ranging from 1789 to 1851 regarding death, love, life and other subjects.

Helen Hudson papers

 Collection — Folder: S696
Identifier: S0696
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of typed transcripts of letters from various authors in Camp Morton, Indiana; Washington, D.C.; Georgia, Kentucky, Maryland, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Tennessee and Virginia ranging from 1861/07/12 to 1864/09/05 regarding family matters and army life.

Hensley collection

 Collection — Box: 1-2
Identifier: G-019
Scope and Contents This collection contains research from Ruth Slevin and Evelyn Hensley regarding the Hensley Family. The collection includes, notebooks, family charts, group sheets, notes, and correspondence.
Found in: Genealogy

Hotel advertising cards

 Collection — Folder: S1548
Identifier: S1548
Scope and Contents Three hotel advertising cards are mounted on cardboard, three-hole-punched page, of which there are eleven. All of the cards have drawings of the hotel which is advertised. Most of the cards are 2 1/2" high and 6" wide. The oldest one is 1894 (St. Nicholas Hotel, Decatur, Ill.) and the newest are 1917 (The Samer, Salina, Kansas, and The Lee-Huckins Hotel, Oklahoma City, Okla.). The three cards on the first page are: Union Hotel, Port Huron, Mich., November 19, 1903; Hotel Conner, Harpers...

James M. Guthrie collection

 Collection — Folder: S1887
Identifier: S1887
Scope and Contents The collection includes a family history of some of the first settlers of Lawrence County, Indiana beginning with John and Daniel Guthrie and their brothers-in-law, Jacob and William Flinn. The history begins with their move to Kentucky in 1809, followed quickly by their move into Indiana in 1811. The history discusses the construction of their settlement, Leesville, and includes a description of a Pottawatomie Indian raid which was the only major Indian conflict in the county. During the raid...

Jerry Moreau collection

 Collection — Folder: S1324
Identifier: S1324
Scope and Contents This collection includes Jerry Moreau's June 9, 1861 letter to his wife Amanda with the envelope and two pieces of a Confederate battle flag, plus two small newspaper clippings from 1902 about the fragments of the Rebel flag. Jerry wrote: "Webster, Va., June 9, 1861, My Darling wife and babes. In my last I told you we were every moment listening for the sound of cannon from Philippa. I had no more than dropped your letter in the office than sure enough the sound of artillery like a...

John P. Goodwin papers

 Collection — Folder: S525
Identifier: S0525
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from Wm. M. Cleary in Connersville, IN on 1848/05/01 regarding his son John; a typeset funeral notice of Samuel Parker Tappan of Brookville, IN on 1864/08/11; and a map of the Tygart's River area of West Virginia, a site of several Civil War battles, with locations occupied by General Morris.

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Bailly, Edward C., 1886-1961 1
Bailly, Joseph, 1774-1835 1
Barton, Joseph T., 1813-1889 1
Boswell, Charles 1
Bradley, William B. 1
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Bradshaw, William 1
Breitmeir, Paul 1
Briggs, Frederick 1
Buchanon, Frank 1
Carr, Thomas 1
Carson family 1
Chandler, Sarah Ann Quarles, 1804-1865 1
Clark, Marston G. 1
Cleary, William M. 1
Day, Benjamin Franklin 1
Dean, Thomas 1
Dewey, Thomas V. 1
Dickover, Samuel 1
Dobson, Mary Ann Duncan 1
Duncan family 1
Ellis, J. H. 1
Ewing, Samuel 1
Funkhouser, Ira D. 1
Galyean, Allen W. 1
Glending, William 1
Goodwin, John 1
Grady, Aaron 1
Grand Army of the Republic (U.S.) 1
Gray, William H. 1
Hambleton, Charles E., 1839-1914 1
Hawk, John 1
Hawk, William G. 1
Healy, John 1
Hensley family 1
Hensley, Evelyn L. 1
Hollingsworth family 1
Horner, Mary Katherine Robbins 1
Hosier family 1
Hosier, Scott Foye, Jr. 1
Hughes, Elisha 1
Hughes, Fanny 1
Indiana State Library 1
Indiana Yearly Meeting of Women Friends 1
Johnson, William E. 1
Jones, John F. 1
Jones, John Rice 1
Keeler, Teresa 1
King, Lewis, 1845-1929 1
Lang, Farrell 1
Long, Mary Rainbolt 1
Macy, William 1
Massie, Kate 1
Massie, Levi D. 1
Merritt family 1
Merritt, Max 1
Merritt-Bruner, Kim 1
Moore, D. F. 1
Moreau, Jerry, 1830- 1
Morris, Thomas Armstrong (1811-1904) 1
Newstead, Robert, 1789-1865 1
Price, William G. W. 1
Rainbolt family 1
Rankin, Oliver Smith 1
Robbins family 1
Roberts, George 1
Robertson family 1
Robertson, Blaze 1
Schooley Hughes Harrell, Ruth 1
Schooley, Sarah, 1797- 1
Sinks, Augustus, 1841-1915 1
Slevin, Ruth M. 1
Smith, Benjamin Wilson 1
Snodgrass family 1
Stearns, S. 1
Stout, Elihu 1
Taylor, Stacy 1
Turner, John W. 1
United States. Army 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 20th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 27th (1861-1864) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 46th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 6th (1861-1865) 1
United States. Army. West Virginia Cavalry Regiment, 2nd (1861-1865) 1
United States. Navy 1
United States. President (1849-1850: Taylor) 1
Vigo, Francis, 1747-1836 1
Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897 1
Westfall, Adam 1
Whitaker family 1
Whitley family 1
Williamson, Caroline Depew, 1811-1897 1
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