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Anthony Wayne collection

 Collection — Folder: S1376
Identifier: S1376
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photostat of an autographed, hand-written, signed letter from Anthony J. Wayne in Detroit [military post] on September 5, 1796. He wrote to Major William Winstin [?]. Regarding the troop of dragoons just arrived, he received orders to send "them immediately to the frontiers of Georgia by the best and cheapest route." The photostat was created in 1916.

Arthur G. Mitten collection

 Collection — Folder: S0971
Identifier: S0971
Scope and Contents This collection contains photostatic copies of letters and military account documents ranging from 1791 to 1814 that were collected by Arthur J. Mitten and copied in 1927. The collection includes: a letter by Postmaster General Timothy Pickering from Philadelphia to Samuel Hodgdon, Quartermaster of the Western Army (December 16, 1791); an account and acknowledgement of money received by General Anthony Wayne from paymaster Caleb Swan (April 18, 1793); an account of clothing returned by 3rd...

J. Scott Williams drawings

 Collection
Identifier: L624
Scope and Contents This collection includes study drawings for the murals and stained glass windows within the Indiana State Library and Historical Building from J. Scott Williams in New York City, New York ranging from 1930 to 1932.

Ross Franklin Lockridge collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: L598
Scope and Contents The collection includes documentation regarding Lockridge's duties as Director of Hoosier Historic Memorial Activities. The bulk of the collection consists of New Harmony and members of the Owen community documentation. Also included are speeches and papers written by Lockridge and his students on early Hoosiers, including Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and other Indiana and United States history topics.

Thomas Posey collection

 Collection — Folder: S1072
Identifier: S1072
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter to Thomas Posey from John Taliaferro on March 3, 1813 announcing Posey's nomination of Governor of Indiana Territory; a short biography on "General Thomas Posey as Civilian and Politician" by Starling L. Marshall, January 16, 1934; a relinquish of dower as recorded in the Rockbridge, Virginia Property Conveyance of Mary Posey, May 23, 1801; and notes taken by Colorado Montrose from the Congressional Library, Washington, D.C. on April 13, 1933, regarding the...

William Carter papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0235
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of autographed or typed and signed letters and photocopies of invitations to special events from William Carter and others in Ohio, Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1836 to 1931 regarding personal business; Centennial Celebration of Fort Defiance, Ohio; and legal affairs and business.