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Albert Sahm reminiscences

 Collection — Folder: S1752
Identifier: S1752
Scope and Contents This collection includes an 8-page, typewritten letter written by Albert Sahm on June 28, 1934 and sent to Miss Esther U. McNitt at the Indiana State Library regarding his reminiscences of Ft. Wayne Avenue in Indianapolis, Indiana. The collection also contains two copies, one handwritten and one typewritten, of Sahm's "Reminiscences of Ft. Wayne Ave Continued." Accompanying the letter are a map of the intersection of Walnut and Delaware Streets and Ft. Wayne Avenue and 6 clippings of Kate...

Andrew Wylie collection

 Collection — Folder: S1468
Identifier: S1468
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter written by Andrew Wylie in Bloomington, Indiana to Senator Oliver H. Smith of Indiana in Washington, D.C. on March 13, 1840, regarding a speech the senator gave and Wylie's writing. There are also several newspaper clipping of Kate Milner Rabb's column, "A Hoosier Listening Post," in theIndianapolis Star from 1929 and 1931 regarding Andrew Wylie and his correspondence.

Calvin Goudy papers

 Collection — Folder: S529
Identifier: S0529
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspaper articles, published in 1954, based on excerpts from letters written by Dr. Calvin Goudy in Taylorville, Illinois in 1873 regarding the history of Sunday Schools in Indianapolis, Indiana, beginning in 1823, along with other information about 19th century celebrations of the Fourth of July.

Charles Stewart collection

 Collection — Folder: S1253
Identifier: S1253
Scope and Contents This collectio ncomprises two newspaper clippings of articles from the column "A Hoosier Listening Post" by Kate Milner Rabb in the Indianapolis Star on February 15-16, 1935, regarding Charles Stewart, editor of the Indianapolis Sentinel and his letters to his family about his time as a student at the College of St. James in Hagerstown, Maryland from 1849 to 1851.

Daniel Drake clipping

 Collection — Folder: S0375
Identifier: S0375
Scope and Contents This collection contains a newspaper clipping and two photocopies of Kate Milner Rabb's column, "A Hoosier Listening Post", from the April 19, 1931 Indianapolis Star. Rabb's column discusses letters sent by Dr. Daniel Drake in 1836 to William H. McGuffey regarding his resignation of his professorship at Oxford, Ohio and offering McGuffey the presidency of Cincinnati college.

Dr. Asahel Clapp diary

 Collection
Identifier: L032
Scope and Contents The collection contains a Photostat diary of Asahel Clapp (1819–1862). Topics covered in his diary include geology, botany, and local community news. The collection also includes newspaper clipping excerpts from "A Hoosier Listening Post" by Kate Milner Rabb (1930–1931).

Ebenezer Dumont papers

 Collection — Folder: S387
Identifier: S0387
Scope and Contents This collection includes three articles from the Indianapolis Star dated November 21, 22, and 23, 1928, by Kate Milner Rabb in her column "A Hoosier Listening Post." Ms. Rabb reprints sections of a letter originally published in the Indianapolis Journal on July 21, 1861 in which Col. Ebenezer Dumont reported on the Battle of Carrick's Ford of Cheat River, on July 13, 1861. The series over three days gives battle information and lists soldiers who participated in the battle. The November 23,...

Fassett A. Cotton papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2698
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopied, mimeographed, typed and autographed and signed letters, speeches, newspaper articles and miscellaneous from Fassett Cotton, Kate Milner Rabb, Theodore Roosevelt and others in Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1893 to 1943 regarding education, Fassett Cotton, government issues and other topics.

Helen Clift clippings

 Collection — Folder: S1183
Identifier: S1183
Scope and Contents This collection includes forty-nine clippings of Kate Milner Rabb's Indianapolis Star newspaper column, "The Hoosier Listening Post," range from March 14, 1935 to July 25, 1935 that contain transcribed entries from diaries kept by Helen Clift of New Castle, Indiana in 1863 and 1865. Helen used her diary to record her daily chores, the weather, visitors, social activities, and other happenings in New Castle. Her 1863 diary also recorded her time teaching in Economy, Wayne County, Indiana and...

Indiana State Fair collection

 Collection — Folder: S1980
Identifier: S1980
Scope and Contents This collection includes a commercially printed card from Braden and Burford in Indianapolis, Indiana regarding the Indiana State Fair, a brochure for the Hook's Historic Drug Store and Pharmacy Museum, and a newspaper clipping of "Hoosier Listening Post" by Katie Milner Rabb.