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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 234 Collections and/or Records:

William F. Jones papers

Identifier: L086
Scope and Contents This collection contains personal and business papers and correspondence of William F. Jones ranging from 1827 to 1890. The correspondence regards Jones’s land and business interest in Blackford and Delaware County and his work on the Fort Wayne and Southern Railroad. There is also information regarding state and national politics, receipts, and a girl’s diary. Correspondents include Jones’s family in Ohio, his daughter and son-in-law, Thomas Dowling, William H. English, Andrew J....
Dates: 1827-1890

William Frederick August Bernhamers daily journal

 Collection — Volume V023
Identifier: V023
Scope and Contents This collection is a daily journal kept by William Frederick August Bernhamers from January 1st, 1868 to December 31st, 1868. Each entry contains the weather for that particular day and can last for a couple of words or a couple of sentences describing William’s activities for the day. The journal is entirely handwritten and there is also a listing of finances at the end of the journal divided by month.
Dates: 1867-1868

William H. H. Johnson diary

 Collection — Folder S2188
Identifier: S2188
Scope and Contents This collection is one small, lined notebook with 48 pages. Mr. Johnson gives measurements for furniture as well as ingredients for stains and varnishes. On pages 38 and 39, he made drawings of what appear to be bunk beds and window seats under decorative window frames. On pages 20 and 21, he wrote a poem entitled "Lilly Dale." Pages 31 to 33 list 19 "General Explanations" for the work done. On page 35 is his poem "Departed Friends," followed on page 36 by his poem "Marian." Two short poems are...
Dates: 1856-1859

William H. Judkins papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0749
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed diaries from William H. Judkins in Mishawaka, Indiana ranging from 1861 to 1865 regarding Civil War; two locks of hair from the diary covering 1861/10/07 to 1862/05/04; and an autographed, signed letter from Nathan Boys in Mishawaka, Indiana on 1826/08/10 regarding family business.
Dates: 1861-1932

William H. Records collection

Identifier: L131
Scope and Contents This collection includes diaries from William H. Record in Indiana ranging from 1862 to 1865, regarding the 72nd Indiana Volunteers Company during the U.S. Civil War.
Dates: 1862-1865

William M. Deiwert journal

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2235
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of William M. Deiwert's daily journal containing entries ranging from June 27, 1906 to March 10, 1909. The first 9 pages of the journal were used to record the names and birthdates of his wife, children and grandchildren.
Dates: 1906-1909

William Polke collection

Identifier: L333
Scope and Contents The bulk of the collection is photostat copies of William Polke’s correspondence regarding the Potawatomi people and his role in their removal from northern Indiana as well as other political matters. There are also letters from his daughter, Mary Polke Niles, and between he and his son-in-law, John B. Niles. Among his other correspondents are Samuel Merrill, Samuel Milroy, and Waller Taylor. In addition to the correspondence, the collection includes a transcript of Polke’s account of...
Dates: 1808-1853, bulk 1832-1841

William Price diary

 Collection — Folder S2196
Identifier: S2196
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a photostatic copy of Dr. William Price's diary from a trip to London, England ranging from September 16 to October 17, 1816. In 1937, the original diary was in the possession of Dr. C. N. Frazier, Peiping Union Medical College, Peiping, China.
Dates: 1816

William R. Johnson papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0739
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed letters and a diary from William R. Johnson in the United States and the Phillipines ranging from 1898 to 1902 regarding war and family matters.
Dates: 1898-1902

William Riley Huston diary and obituary

 Collection — Folder S2689
Identifier: S2689
Scope and Contents There is one diary in the collection, dated April 1, 1896 to September 30, 1903. The book proceeds with daily entries of an average length of two lines. The entries remark on employment, household chores, and weather, good and bad. Huston seems to have worked intermittently as a manual laborer. As a result, many of the buildings of Winchester at the turn of the 19th century into the 20th century are named (e.g., the orphans' home, the central school building). Entries also provide personal...
Dates: 1896-1903