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Abraham Lincoln ivy

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: L616
Scope and Contents This collection includes a framed piece of ivy from Lincoln's casket while in Indianapolis, Indiana during the funeral train.

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.

Gettysburg Address Reenactment collection

 Collection — Folder: S1439
Identifier: S1439
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence pertaining to the Gettysburg Address Reenactment performed at the Indiana State Capitol in Indianapolis on November 19, 1980. The program entitled "A New Birth of Freedom," which includes pictures of the participants in costume, is also available in the collection.

Indiana State Capitol competition drawings collection

 Collection
Identifier: L620
Scope and Contents This collection includes drawings from entrants in the competition for the design for the Indiana State Capitol. There may be drawings from Josse A. Vrydagh of Terre Haute, Indiana and another architect during 1877-1878 regarding the Indiana State Capitol building in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Indiana State House collection

 Collection
Identifier: L574
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed and typeset reports from the Board of State House Commissioners in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1881-1884 and a scrapbook of newspaper articles, state documents and autographed documents from 1878-1888 regarding the building of the Indiana State House/Capitol.

Margaret Mortland collection

 Collection — Folder: S1947
Identifier: S1947
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters and receipts from Margaret Mortland in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 1934 regarding the business dealings of Mercantile Realty and Investment Company.

Nick Nottingham collection

 Collection — Folder: S1023
Identifier: S1023
Scope and Contents This collection contains Nick Nottingham's identification ribbon and certificate of participation for his service as a page for Indiana State Senator Kenneth J. Brown, Jr. on March 9, 1959.

Paul A. Davis, State Capitol copper roof tiles collection

 Collection — Folder: S2566
Identifier: S2566
Scope and Contents This collection includes samples of copper roofs from the Indiana State House in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1976 regarding roofing.

State house collection

 Collection — Folder: S2108
Identifier: S2108
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of an article "Plans for a State House, For the State of Indiana" from a newspaper in possession of Kenneth Loucks regarding plans for a State House. Also included are various black and white and color illustrations of the building's exterior.

Statehouse grounds map

 Collection — Folder: S3440
Identifier: S3440
Scope and Contents This collection contains one map of the Statehouse grounds in Indianapolis, Indiana from sometime after 1888.