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Alexander Campbell Stevenson collection

 Collection
Identifier: L609
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, receipts, an account book and journal, as well as miscellaneous memorabilia from Alexander Campbell Stevenson in Kentucky and Indiana ranging from 1804 to 1882 regarding Stevenson's political and agricultural career.
Dates: 1804-1882

Ewing family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L323
Scope and Contents This collection comprises personal and business papers from the Ewing family, particulraly the brothers William Griffith (W.G.) and George Washington (G.W.) Ewing and their companies in Fort Wayne, Indiana and numerous other locations in the Midwest, ranging from 1818-1887, regarding land speculation; the fur trade; trade and relations with Native Americans and Hoosier pioneers; the settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest; the development of Fort Wayne; state and national politics; and...
Dates: 1818-1889

Hamilton family papers

 Collection
Identifier: L062
Scope and Contents This collection contains business papers, correspondence, receipts and deeds from the firm of Hamilton and Taber, including Cyrus Taber's correspondence with Allen Hamilton. Much of the correspondence regards business, various Indian treaties, railroads, politics, and the settlement of Hamilton's estate following his death in 1864. Materials date from 1788 through 1963, with the bulk of the collection dating from Allen Hamilton's career. Materials are arranged chronologically, with business...
Dates: 1788-1963

Jesse Kilgour Dubois papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0384
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence and political and business papers from Jesse Kilgour Dubois ranging from 1830 to 1920 pertaining to his work as Illinois Receiver of Public Moneys (1849-1853), his land investments and interests in land drainage (1840s-1850s); the Illinois State Auditor's office and the presidential campaigns of 1860 and 1864; and Abraham Lincoln's life.There is also a certificate of commission as a major general in 1864 during the U.S. Civil War and copies...
Dates: 1830-1920

Noah Noble collection

 Collection
Identifier: L118
Scope and Contents The collection contains Noah Noble's personal and political correspondence regarding state and national Whig politics, as well as his campaign for governor of Indiana. Included are letters relating to the Internal Improvement Board, its projects, and correspondence pertaining to the state's debts arisen from such projects.Correspondents include John Badollet, Samuel Bigger, Michael G. Bright, David Burr, Henry Clay, John Wesley Davis, John Dowling, George H. Dunn, Paris C. Dunning,...
Dates: 1816-1900s

Richard W. Thompson collection

 Collection
Identifier: L158
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Richard W. Thompson’s political correspondence, including correspondence regarding state and national Whig and Republican party politics, and Thompson’s role in political campaigns (1840s-1880s); letters from constituents during his terms in Congress regarding political appointments and local politics (1841-1849); Civil War correspondence, including correspondence regarding state and national politics and Thompson’s duties in Terre Haute (1861-1865); his...
Dates: 1818-1931

Samuel Moore papers

 Collection
Identifier: L110
Scope and Contents This collection contains the business and personal papers and correspondence of Samuel Moore ranging from 1823 to 1953. The papers include information on Moore’s dry goods store, indentures, deeds, transportation expenses for goods, stock certificates, and investment papers. Also included, are family correspondence, a diary, correspondence regarding state and national politics, the Whig Party, and the work of the Indiana legislature.Correspondents include Hervey Bates, 19 June 1843,...
Dates: 1823-1953

Schuyler Colfax collection

 Collection
Identifier: L036
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of Schuyler Colfax's correspondence from 1841 to 1884 regarding Whig and Republican Party politics in Indiana and nationally. Also included are letters from Indiana officers in the U.S. Civil War regarding promotions and assignments; Colfax's letters on routine business as Speaker of the House and Vice President; his letters regarding speaking engagements; letters to his wife regarding his role in the "Credit Mobilier" affair in 1875; and letters...
Dates: 1782-1970

Williamson Wright papers

 Collection — Folder: S1465
Identifier: S1465
Scope and Contents This collection includes 23 letters from Williamson Wright in Logansport and Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1837 to 1865, including business correspondence from Wright's legal business, concerning his cases on Indian claims, roads, railroads, canals and canal lands; political correspondence regarding issues before the Indiana General Assembly, as well as Whig and Republican Party politics; and correspondence about his involvement with railroad companies.
Dates: 1837-1865

Yandes family papers

 Collection — Folder: S1479
Identifier: S1479
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters from the Yandes family in Indiana, Ohio, Iowa, and Cuba ranging from 1833 to 1891 regarding local and family news, women's education, business, the Indiana State House, national and local politics, and the Civil War. Mary Yandes' letter to Ann Hampson on July 15, 1837 mentions Zerelda Gray Sanders' marriage to Governor David Wallace of Indiana (one year prior). There are also trade cards for Yandes family businesses in Indianapolis, Indiana, two blank greeting...
Dates: 1833-1891

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Names
Bright, Jesse D. (Jesse David) 3
Bright, Michael G. (Michael Graham), 1803-1881 3
Lanier, J. F. D. (James Franklin Doughty), 1800-1881 3
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865 3
Republican Party (U.S. : 1854- ) 3
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Smith, Oliver H. (Oliver Hampton), 1794-1859 3
Tipton, John, 1786-1839 3
United States. Congress. House 3
Blake, Thomas H. (Thomas Holdsworth) 2
Clay, Henry, 1777-1852 2
Defrees, John D. (John Dougherty), 1810 or 1811-1882 2
Dowling, Thomas, 1806-1876 2
Ewing, George Washington, 1804-1866 2
Ewing, William Griffith, 1801-1854 2
Fitch, Graham N. (Graham Newell), 1809-1892 2
Hamilton, Allen, 1798-1864 2
Hannah, Samuel 2
Indiana. General Assembly 2
Owen, Robert Dale, 1801-1877 2
Pratt, Daniel D. (Daniel Darwin), 1813-1877 2
Smith, Caleb B. (Caleb Blood), 1808-1864 2
Test, John, 1771-1849 2
Thompson, Richard W. (Richard Wigginton), 1809-1900 2
Wallace, David 2
Wallace, Lew, 1827-1905 2
American Fur Company 1
Anderson Public Library (Anderson, Ind.) 1
Avaline, James 1
Badollet, John, 1757-1837 1
Barnum, P. T. (Phineas Taylor), 1810-1891 1
Bates, Hervey 1
Bearrs, Daniel, 1809-1884 1
Beecher, Henry Ward, 1813-1887 1
Beveridge, Albert J. (Albert Jeremiah), 1862-1927 1
Bigger, Samuel, 1802-1846 1
Black, Jeremiah S. (Jeremiah Sullivan), 1810-1883 1
Bond, Charles 1
Bond, Lavinia Anna 1
Bourie, John B. 1
Brenton, Samuel 1
Brick, Abraham Lincoln, 1860-1908 1
Buel, Alexander Woodruff 1
Burlingame, Anson, 1820-1870 1
Butler, William Allen 1
Calkins, William H. (William Henry), 1842-1894 1
Carnahan, Catherine Yandes 1
Cass, Lewis, 1782-1866 1
Chouteau, Pierre 1
Chute, Richard 1
Cole, A. A. (Alphonso Albert) 1
Colfax, Schuyler, 1823-1885 1
Colfax, William, 1756-1838 1
Conkling, Roscoe, 1829-1888 1
Coquillard, Alexis (1825-1890) 1
Crawford, Thomas Hartley 1
Dana, Charles A. (Charles Anderson), 1819-1897 1
Davis, John Wesley, 1799-1859 1
DePauw University 1
Douglas, S. A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 1
Dowling, John, 1807-1878 1
Dubois, Jesse Kilgore 1
Dunn, George H., 1794-1854 1
Dunning, Paris C., 1806-1884 1
Ellsworth, Henry E. (Henry Edwards), 1878-1950 1
Embree, Elisha, 1801-1863 1
Ewing Chute and Company 1
Ewing Edsall and Company 1
Ewing Walker and Company 1
Ewing family 1
Ewing, Alexander H. 1
Ewing, Alexander, 1769?-1827 1
Ewing, Catharine Esther 1
Ewing, Charles Wayne 1
Ewing, Charlotte F. 1
Ewing, Charlotte Griffith 1
Ewing, Esther Bearss 1
Ewing, George Washington, 1841-1872 1
Ewing, Harriet Bourie 1
Ewing, John, 1732-1802 1
Ewing, Oliver H. 1
Ewing, William A. 1
Ewing, William Griffith 1
Farnham, John H. (John Hay), 1791-1833 1
Fillmore, Millard, 1800-1874 1
Findlay, Charles 1
Fish, Charles 1
Fort Wayne and California Mining Association 1
Garfield, Lucretia Rudolph, 1832-1918 1
Godfroy, Francis, 1788-1840 1
Godfroy, Gabriel, 1783-1848 1
Godfroy, John F. 1
Godfroy, William 1
Graham, George, 1770-1830 1
Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson) 1822-1885 1
Greeley, Horace, 1811-1872 1
Hamilton family 1
Hamilton, A. H. (Andrew Holman) 1
Hamilton, Alice, 1869-1970 1
Hamilton, Arthur (Quint), 1886-1967 1
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