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Christian Ries Schreiner collection

 Collection — Folder: S1114
Identifier: S1114
Scope and Contents This copybook is mostly in German. The only English is on the last page, written in a different penmanship and in pencil. Entitled "Coming and Going," the entry is thus: "Good-by father." "Good-by, my Son; God bless you." And the train starts, bearing the boy away to college. The old man watches it until it is out of sight, and brushing away his tears, turns to a friend. "There goes my boy to get an education. I tell you, Sir, it's something to have a boy like that!" and the happy father turns,...
Dates: 1881-1882

Deutscher Pioneer Verein minutes

 Collection
Identifier: V124
Dates: 1880-1901

Erich L. Riesterer collection

 Collection
Identifier: L450
Scope and Contents This collection includes a transcript of an oral memoir in German, documents, and photographs from Erich L. Riesterer ranging from 1900 to 1977 regarding military service with German troops occupying the Ukraine during World War I. The oral interview was conducted by Berthold P. Riesterer, a history professor at Indiana University Purdue University, Indianapolis (IUPUI) and Erich Riesterer's son, during 1975-1977 and transcribed 1976-1977. Notable items also include a German passport (travel...
Dates: circa 1900-1977

Esther Bodkins papers

 Collection — Folder: S137
Identifier: S0137
Scope and Contents This collection includes an insurance policy from Deutsch FarmerFeuer-Unterstukungs-Gesellschaft in Indianapolis, Indiana on 1918/04/05 regarding a fire insurance policy.
Dates: 1918

"Geschichte des Suedsette Turn Vereins set dessen Gruendung" volume

 Collection — Volume: V249
Identifier: V249
Scope and Contents This collection contains a volume regarding the history of the Sudsette Turn verein or Southside Gymnastics Club, a social and athletic club for German Americans in Indianapolis, from 1893 to 1900.
Dates: 1893-1900

Hermann's Sons, Cherusker Lodge records

 Collection
Identifier: L373
Scope and Contents This collection includes membership, dues, and minute books, and financial forms from Hermann's Sons, Cherusker Lodge ranging from 1923-1961 regarding financial and membership records.
Dates: 1923-1961

Samuel Craig papers

 File — Folder: S310
Identifier: S0310
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, two official government forms and a newspaper article from Anita Stempel and Dieter Michels in Germany and France ranging from 1947-1948 regarding post-World War II life and World War II service.
Dates: 1947-48