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Charles W. Fairbanks collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0042
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 12 letters and one envelope. The oldest letter, dated Feb. 8, 1888, is to James C. Clarke recommending Jesse W. Weik of Greencastle, Indiana, for "any favors you can show him."Four letters from 1900 to 1904 were typed on United States Senate letterhead. They are to Senator Cushman K. Davis, Joseph Oliver, Albert A. Wilcox, and Julius Chambers. They are all social, not business, letters. He told Senator Davis: "Mrs. Fairbanks joins me in most cordial...
Dates: 1888-1916

Charles W. Fairbanks senatorial nomination ticket

 Collection — Folder: S1604
Identifier: S1604
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a ticket to the second nomination of Charles W. Fairbanks as a U.S. senator for Indiana at the Indiana Statehouse on January 20, 1903. The ticket belonged to one W. E. Henry and was signed by Lieutenant Governor Newton W. Gilbert.
Dates: 1903 January 20

English family photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SP014
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs from the English family in Lexington and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1900 to 1910 regarding William E. English and his family and friends engaged in activities such as hunting, golf, driving, and vacationing; the family estate, Englishton Park, near Lexington and local subjects such as farming, dogs, gardens, cemeteries; and an event, most likely the unveiling of the William H. English monument, which took place on September 28,...
Dates: circa 1900-1910

Flora Gardiner Kling collection

Identifier: L344
Scope and Contents The collection includes letters to Flora Gardner Kling, principally from the period 1900 to 1935, from writers, poets, illustrators, and musicians responding to her letters about their work, and to her requests for examples of their bookplates; correspondence regarding her collection of bookplates, particularly with other bookplate collectors; and her bookplate collection.Correspondents include:Louis Adamic, George Ade, Ambrose Bierce, Samuel Langhorne Clemens, Richard...
Dates: 1886-1938

Foster-Fairbanks party, White Pass, Alaska photograph

 Collection — Folder: SP148
Identifier: SP148
Scope and Contents This collection contains a black-and-white photograph of the Fairbanks and Foster families and officers of the dispatch boat McCullough at the summit of White Pass in Alaska taken by H. C. Barley and Company of Skagway, Alaska. in Alaska on June 28, 1899.
Dates: 1899/06/28

Henry W. Lawton statue dedication photographs

 Collection — Folder: SP106
Identifier: SP106
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 black-and-white photographs related to the dedication of the Henry W. Lawton statue in Indianapolis, Indiana on May 30, 1907. Two of the images are from the dedication of the statue in front of the old Marion County Courthouse, one showing James Whitcomb Riley reading poetry to the crowd below. There is also a photograph of the prominent attendees, including President Theodore Roosevelt, gathered at Vice President Charles W. Fairbanks' house. This image is a copy of...
Dates: 1907/05/30

James DuShane collection

Identifier: L048
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of James DuShane’s correspondence, particularly from 1890 to 1914, regarding interests in South Bend area power companies and oil investments in Kansas and Indiana (Jay, Adams, and Delaware counties). The collection also contains correspondence relating to his work as a patent attorney, time spent as a superintendent at Madison, Indiana, and personal family papers. Additionally, the collection includes the legal papers of Ellen Colfax, widow of Schuyler Colfax,...
Dates: 1869-1949

John B. Stoll collection

Identifier: L149
Scope and Contents The collection contains letters to John B. Stoll regarding state and national Democratic Party politics (1866-1920), including correspondence relating to the 1870 and 1872 campaigns. Also included are letters from German Democrats in the state, as well as correspondence relating to northern Indiana newspapers and his work with the Democratic State Editorial Association. The collection has Stoll’s work on the history of the Democratic Party in Indiana along with his political speeches and...
Dates: 1854-1926

John Karl Bain scrapbook

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: L395
Scope and Contents This collection includes a "Mark Twain's Scrap Book" used by J. Karl Bain to hold items he collected while serving as secretary to Senator Charles W. Fairbanks. The scrapbook contains newspaper clippings, letters he sent to his mother and sister, clippings of pictures and other mementos of the communities he visited while on a trip to the Pacific Northwest and Alaska with Sen. Fairbanks for the Joint High Commission (Summer, 1899). Also included are newspaper clippings regarding a debate...
Dates: 1899-1921

Theodore Roosevelt in Indiana photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP151
Identifier: SP151
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs taken during the Henry W. Lawton statue dedication in Indianapolis, Indiana. The photographs show the dedication ceremony in front of the courthouse and President Roosevelt addressing the crowd, as well as the parade and procession to or from Vice President Fairbanks' house. The images also include snapshots from the gathering at the house earlier in the day. There are also 3 clippings from newspapers showing scenes from Roosevelt's 1907,...
Dates: 1907/05/30; 1957-1971

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English, William E. (William Eastin), 1850-1926 2
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Bain, John Karl, 1874-1921 1
Barnhart, Henry A. 1
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Brick, Abraham Lincoln, 1860-1908 1
Chambers, Julius, 1850-1920 1
Chapin family 1
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Colfax, Ellen, approximately 1838-1911 1
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Davis, Cushman Kellogg, 1838-1900 1
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Edison, Thomas A. (Thomas Alva), 1847-1931 1
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English, William Hayden (1822-1896) 1
Fairbanks, Douglas, 1883-1939 1
Fishback, William P. (William Pinckney) 1
Foster, Addison G. (Addison Gardner), 1837-1917 1
Garland, Hamlin, 1860-1940 1
Gilbert, Newton W. (Newton Whiting) 1
Goldberg, Rube, 1883-1970 1
Gray, Isaac P. (Isaac Pusey) 1
Hendricks, Thomas A. (Thomas Andrews), 1819-1885 1
Hobbs, William H. 1
Holman, William S. 1
Husband, Louise M. 1
Indiana State Capitol (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
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Kern, John Worth, 1849-1917 1
Kling, Flora Gardiner, 1858-1940 1
Laughlin, Clara E. (Clara Elizabeth), 1873-1941 1
Liberty Township Teacher's Institute (Ind.) 1
Marshall, Thomas Riley, 1854-1925 1
McCutcheon, George Barr, 1866-1928 1
McCutcheon, John T. (John Tinney), 1870-1949 1
Miller, Charles W. (Charles Wesley), 1863-1923 1
New, Harry S. (Harry Stewart), 1858-1937 1
Northern Indiana Historical Society 1
Overstreet, Jesse, 1859-1910 1
Pickford, Mary, 1892-1979 1
Putnam, Jean 1
Ralston, Samuel M. (Samuel Moffett), 1857-1925 1
Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916 1
Rogers, Will, 1879-1935 1
Slack, James R. (James Richard) 1
South Bend High School (Ind.) 1
South Bend Pad and Comb Company (South Bend, Ind.) 1
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Stoll, John B. 1
Story family 1
Taft, William H. (William Howard), 1857-1930 1
Tennery, Charles H. 1
United States. Congress. Senate. 1
University of Michigan 1
Voorhees, Daniel W. (Daniel Wolsey), 1827-1897 1
Weik, Jesse William 1
White Pass & Yukon Route (Firm) 1
Wilcox, Albert A., 1856-1916 1
Wilson, Woodrow, 1856-1924 1
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