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Collection — Folder: S3109
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typescript family history entitled "Curtis Family History." The history begins in the year 1763 with Lottie Relander's great-great grandfather, who lived in Virginia in the early 1770s, and concludes with the 1870 marriage of Mary Gregg, Lottie Relander's mother, to Charles Relander, an immigrant from Sweden living in Danville, Indiana. Prominent family names mentioned in the history are Curtis, Sanders, Kirkendall, Reed, Ross, King, Stapp, and Relander. The family...
Collection — Folder: S3111
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers concerning Daniel Hill and James T. C. Watson ranging from 1861 to 1865 regarding their service with the Union army during the U.S. CIvil War. The documents include a record for Hill's military service; discharge papers for Daniel Hill in 1862, 1864, and 1865; a letter to Watson acknowledgement of Special Order 60; discharge papers for James T. L. Watson in 1865; and a record of enlistment for James T. L. Watson from 1900.
Collection — Folder: S758
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of letters from James W. and Manly [Manlie] Leak in Washington, D.C. and Missouri ranging from 1865 to 1917 regarding James W. Leak.
Collection — Folder: S2517
Scope and Contents This collection consists of five documents written by Eloise Castetter on historical topics in Indiana ranging from 1973 to 1976, regarding the Indiana Boys' School and other facilities operated by the Indiana Department of Corrections near Plainfield Indiana including the Reception-Diagnostic Center and the Indiana Youth Center, as well as Hendricks County history.
Collection — Folder: S0232
Scope and Contents The collection contains a photocopy of the marriage certificate of Enoch Carter and Catherine N. Hodson on March 12, 1851 in Hendricks County. The marriage took place during the Mill Creek Monthly Meeting of Friends.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection includes business papers, tax receipts, and legal documents dating from 1836-1924. Most of the documents are from Samuel Gossett and involve land acquisition. Also included are the Civil War discharge papers of Alva G. Hadley.
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials from the Hadley, Green, and Johnson familites of Hendricks County, Indiana. The bulk of the collection contains receipts for taxes paid by Elias Hadley, dating from 1828 to 1888. Also included is the will of Elias Hadley, dated 1883, as well as statements from relatives that they had received early legacies from his estate. People taking early legacies included M.D. and N.M. Green, David Hadley, John R. and Sophronia Ballard, Hiram Hadley (son of...
Collection — Folder: S1457
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents and letters from Hazel Workman in Hendricks County, Indiana ranging from 1846 to 1936 regarding chiefly receipts, land documents, and personal papers of James L. Kyte.
Collection — Folder: S0957
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of typewritten transcriptions of "A Primitive History of Hendricks County" articles by an "Old Settler" printed in the Hendricks County Union from from May to August, 1864. The collection also contains photocopies of the typewritten transcription of the speech "Centennial Educational Sketch of Hendricks County, Indiana" read by J.A.C. Dobson on July 4, 1876 and printed in the Danville Union on December 21, 1876.
Collection — Folder: S1889
Scope and Contents This collection includes twelve newspaper and photocopied clippings in the collection, dating from 1957-1966 from various Hendricks County newspapers. Six of the clippings concern school personnel and the history of schools in the county. Three clippings profile local personalities. One focuses on the subject of a dangerous bridge in the county. Another spotlights the centennial celebration in Amo, Indiana; and one explains how a caved-in roof from heavy snow brought about the building of the...
- Subject: Hendricks County (Ind.) X
- Rare Books and Manuscripts 22
- Genealogy 1
- Waters, John T. 2
- Albert Company 1
- Allen, George 1
- American Express Company (Brookston, Ind.) 1
- Arnold's Ink Company 1
- Beggs, Charles 1
- Beggs, James 1
- Burford, William B. 1
- Buzzard family 1
- Castetter, Eloise 1
- Curtis family 1
- Gossett, Samuel 1
- Hadley family 1
- Hadley, Alva G. 1
- Hadley, Elias 1
- Hasselman Journal Company 1
- Hendricks County Courthouse (Danville, Ind.) 1
- Hiss, Emma 1
- Indiana Boys’ School 1
- Indiana Youth Center 1
- Indiana. State Board of Agriculture 1
- Indiana. Youth Authority 1
- Indianapolis Bridge Company (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Indianapolis Sanitarium (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 1
- Johnson family 1
- Kahn Tailoring Company of Indianapolis 1
- Knight and Jillson Company 1
- Kyte, James L., 1831- 1
- Leach family 1
- Leak family 1
- Leak, J. M. 1
- Leak, James W. 1
- Levy, Baker and Company 1
- McDaniel, Ethel Hittle 1
- Menger, Jean 1
- Miller, John 1
- National Bridge Company (Indianapolis, Ind.) 1
- Newton, Claypool and Company 1
- Oliver, John 1
- Pennsylvania State University 1
- Pittsburgh Bridge Company 1
- Pritchard, Ruth 1
- Scotten, Herod L., 1923-2001 1
- Sharp, Joseph 1
- Sharp, Malinda 1
- Society of Friends--Indiana 1
- U. M. Stoddard and Company 1
- Union Baptist Church (North Salem, Ind.) 1
- United States. Army. Illinois Infantry Regiment, 8th (1861-1866) 1
- United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 132nd (1864) 1
- United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 148th (1865) 1
- United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 8th (1861-1865) 1
- United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 99th (1862-1865) 1
- Van Buren, Martin, 1782-1862 1
- Vonnegut, Clemens, 1824-1906 1
- Waters family 1
- Waters, Isaac 1
- Workman, Hazel 1
- York, Lois, 1907- 1 ∧ less