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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 235 Collections and/or Records:

Hiram Wesley Catlin collection

 Collection — Folder S0242
Identifier: S0242
Scope and Contents This collection contains a copy of Catlin’s diary kept while an army doctor during the Mexican-American War. Catlin writes about the diseases and injuries faced by solders, the places he visited, and the Battle of Buena Vista.
Dates: 1846-1847

Ida Strawn Baker collection

Identifier: L006
Scope and Contents The collection consists of poetry, sketchbooks, a diary, and datebooks from Ida Strawn Baker, ranging from 1912 to 1940. The diaries include information about Baker’s daily life, business affairs, and various trips to Europe, California, and World War I army camps.
Dates: 1912-1940

Ira J. Chase collection

 Collection — Folder S0069
Identifier: S0069
Scope and Contents This collection includes an invitation to the October 11-13, 1892 ceremonies of the dedication of the buildings of the World's Columbian Exposition and a letter and certified copy of a resolution offered by the Board of Lady Managers of the World's Columbian Commission thanking Governor Chase for the escort of members of the board to the exposition grounds by his military aide dated October 26, 1892. Other items from the exposition include a souvenir cablegram by the Commercial Cable Company...
Dates: 1882-1895, 1941

Ira J. Chase diary

 Collection — Volume V033
Identifier: V033
Scope and Contents This collection includes the personal diary of Ira J. Chase ranging from 1882-1894.
Dates: 1882-1894

Iris Baughman diary

 Collection — Folder S2530
Identifier: S2530
Scope and Contents This collection includes a small travel diary kept by Iris Baughman during her trip from her home in Rensselaer, Indiana to the St. Louis World's Fair in August 1904 when she was about 9 years old.
Dates: 1904 August

Irvin Warner Neher diary

 Collection — Folder S2619
Identifier: S2619
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten transcription of a diary kept by Irvin Warner Neher while he worked for the Ohio Oil Company in the gas and oil fields of northeastern Indiana in 1909. Along with brief entries regarding field activities, Neher's diary also includes information about the Irwin and Neher families. His son, Leslie I. Neher, transcribed the diary and added a list of short identification statements about the people and places mentioned in the diary and a one-page introduction...
Dates: 1909, 1986

Isaac Crawford collection

 Collection — Folder S0316
Identifier: S0316
Scope and Contents The collection is photostatic copies of Isaac Crawford’s handwritten journal, which means the pages are black with white lettering. The penmanship is very good and easy to read. The first folder has his diary from January 1, 1836 to January 30, 1843, consisting of 164 pages. There are two journal pages on each sheet.He wrote about church meetings, religious services, people that he met, and places where he went.The second folder has copies of his diary (39 pages)...
Dates: 1836-1849

J. B. Gilberts collection

 Collection — Folder S0513
Identifier: S0513
Scope and Contents This collection includes a diary from J. B. Gilberts in Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, and other places, ranging from August 8, 1862 to July 4, 1865 regarding military life and his experiences during the U.S. Civil War. There is also a map entitled “Battlefields of The Civil War” published by the National Geographic Magazine, April 1961 and an undated photograph of Gilbert as an old man, taken at Maxwell & Estell studio in Richmond, Indiana.
Dates: 1862-1865

J. F. Richardson collection

 Collection — Folder S1111
Identifier: S1111
Scope and Contents Two handwritten pages are diary entries from April 7, 8, and 9, 1873 about meetings of men in favor of a Circle Railroad. The parties met at the Indiana and Illinois Central Railroad office, in Indianapolis, to organize and build the Circle Railroad, Mr. Richardson wrote: "After talking over the matter it was suggested that members present should name several parties, good men, to become Incorporators, and to take stock, and there was about fifty named." The Board elected H. C. Lord, President,...
Dates: 1873

Jacob Baldwin collection

Identifier: L379
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters, photographs, newspaper articles, and other materials from Jacob Baldwin in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1898 to 1964 regarding World War 1 military life, family, education, employment at the Barbasol Company, and interurban railways.

There is also an undated panoramic photograph of Company C, 152nd Infantry (OBD026).
Dates: 1898-1964