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Citizens-in-Politics collection

 Collection — Folder: S1511
Identifier: S1511
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter from George J. Mayer II in Indianapolis, Indiana dated May 29, 1959 regarding the formation of a Citizens-in-Politics Club and inviting the recipient to a meeting. The letter also presents commentary on Republican mayoral candidate Roscoe "Rocky" Stovall.

Hook family papers

 Collection — Folder: S0680
Identifier: S0680
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters written by John M. Hook to his brother, Matthias, from 1861 to 1863 while serving in G Company, 6th Indiana Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. The collection also includes a letter written in 1863 to Matthias Hook from Banner Davis, a man serving in the same unit as John. Other items in the collection are a letter written by Margaret Hook from Des Moines, Iowa in 1851; Bartholomew County, Indiana tax receipts paid by Mathias Hook (1853,...

Irvington collection

 Collection — Folder: S2173
Identifier: S2173
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials, including transcriptions, personal notes, letters, a poll book, a tax table, financial statements, bonds covering public officials, legal agreements, a political platform, a map, and a newspaper clipping, ranging from 1873 to 1970, regarding the town of Irvington, Indiana.Generally, the materials all relate to the civic and political affairs of the town of Irvington, now a neighborhood of Indianapolis. Topics covered include early...

J. Newton Fullenwider papers

 Collection — Folder: S493
Identifier: S0493
Scope and Contents This collection includes election documents and maps, correspondence, and a badge from various sources, including from Will H. Hays (Republican National Committee and with the Motion Pictures Association) ranging from 1912 to 1944 regarding elections.

Marion County voting machine and paper ballot tally book

 Collection — Folder: S3414
Identifier: S3414
Scope and Contents This collection contains the voting machine and paper ballot tally book and certified statement for Township 21, Precinct 18 in Marion County, Indiana for the special election that took place on November 6, 1990.

Mary Smiley photograph collection

Identifier: P070
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Marie Stuart Edwards and the Shirk, Stuart, and Edwards families in Lafayette and Peru, Indiana and Marion, Ohio, as well as photographs, letters, and scrapbook pages from Mary Castner Smiley in Denver, Indiana, ranging from 1876 to 1990, regarding Edwards' women's suffrage activism (circa 1920-1922) and war work during World War II; family portraits of Edwards and three generations of the Stuart and Edwards families; the Shirk-Edwards House in Peru,...

McDonald family papers

 Collection — Folder: S032
Identifier: S0032
Scope and Contents This collection includes two financial documents and two letters pertaining to the Adams/McDonald family, including A.J. McDonald, Mary E. McDonald, and Mary Jane McDonald in Carrolton, Hancock County and Elizabethtown, Bartholomew County in Indiana ranging from 1869 to 1936. There are also three Democratic voting tickets for state elections in Indiana circa 1851, 1876, and 1935.

Militia election returns

 Collection — Folder: S1626
Identifier: S1626
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one paper handwritten in ink on both sides giving two election results among British soldiers. In the election held at Brookville, Franklin County, the following officers were chosen to command the Light Infantry Company attached to the 7th Regiment and Militia: David Oliver, Captain; Bethuel F. Morris, Lieutenant; Henry A. Reed, Ensign. In the Dearborn County election, the men elected a lieutenant in the 3rd Regiment and Militia to replace Erasmus Powell, who was...

Noah Fruits papers

 Collection — Folder: S492
Identifier: S0492
Scope and Contents This collection includes poll books, an order for wool from Yount Woolen Mills, and a short story regarding political parties ranging from 1892 to 1902. The short story is missing its first page and the final page/pages.

Philip Kabel papers

 Collection — Folder: S751
Identifier: S0751
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed originals from Peter Kabel, John Kabel and others in Jay County and Randolph County, Indiana ranging from 1858 to 1864 regarding voting, school building placement, and accounts receivable.