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Albert Gallatin Porter papers

 Collection
Identifier: L125
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Albert Gallatin Porter and others in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere; newspaper clippings; speeches; autographed notes and manuscripts; and printed Congressional bills ranging from 1804-1928 regarding Porter's political career; biographies; historical subjects; his manuscript and indices.

Constance Fenimore Woolson letter

 Collection — Folder: S0213
Identifier: S0213
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter from Constance Fenimore Woolson in Cairo, Egypt to Catharine Merrill in Indianapolis, Indiana on March 12, 1890 regarding her fondness for Merrill and their time together at Cleveland Female Seminary, her travels in Europe, the Middle East, and Egypt, her former schoolmates in Indianapolis, and her writing.

Everett Hamilton diary

 Collection — Folder: S0574
Identifier: S0574
Scope and Contents This collection contains Everett Hamilton's 1863 pocket diary. The diary entries include notes about his daily activities while attending North Western Christian University in Indianapolis, church attendance, letters sent and received, and expenses paid out. There is also entries during his brief time in the army before his discharge for illness. The collection also includes an undated news clipping from the Indianapolis News that describes Hamilton's diary and how it was found by children...

Frederick Taggart Cretors Jr. collection

 Collection
Identifier: L426
Scope and Contents This collection includes papers, letters, photographs, news-clippings, and volumes from Frederick Taggart Cretors Jr. in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana ranging from 1927 to 1989 regarding various periods in the life of Cretors Jr.

Grace Julian Clarke scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: V422
Scope and Contents The collection includes Clarke's papers, manuscripts, correspondence, scrapbooks, and brochures and pamphlets, dating from 1845-1938. The bulk of the material dates from 1901-1933. Her correspondence, dating from 1891-1934, deals with women's suffrage both in Indiana and on a national basis, women's club work, the League of Nations, the Indiana Democratic Party, and the Indianapolis City Plan Commission. Also included are papers regarding the placement of the papers of her father, George W....

Irvington Athenaeum records

 Collection — Volume: V203
Identifier: V203
Scope and Contents This collection includes the constitution and by-laws, membership lists, meeting minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings and financial documents from the Irvington Athenaeum literary club ranging from 1900-1910. Also included is a list of speakers who addressed the club, including, but not limited to, Henry Van Dyke, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Woodrow Wilson, William Butler Yeats, Edward Cummings, and Thomas Daly.

Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection

 Collection
Identifier: L281
Scope and Contents This collection has minutes, photographs, newspaper clippings, and histories of the literary club named for Katharine Merrill Graydon, granddaughter of Samuel Merrill, the first treasurer of the State of Indiana. The club was started in 1923 by Mary Ellen George, who wrote its ten-year history. The women, who were former students of Miss Grayson at Butler University, met until October 1973. Miss Grayson taught at Butler from 1907 until 1930 when she was named Professor Emeritus and was relieved...

Ovid Butler papers

 Collection — Folder: S201
Identifier: S0201
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photostat of a printed article from Ovid Butler in Indianapolis, Indiana on 1851/03/29 regarding Alexander Campbell's visit to Indianapolis and his position regarding slavery.

Walter Fertig papers

 Collection — Folder: S460
Identifier: S0460
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed notebook from Walter R. Fertig [Fertich] in Indianapolis, IN ranging from 1869 to 1873 regarding school expenses.

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