Lawyers -- Indiana
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:
Reginald Hall Sullivan oral history
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a transcript, 3 audio cassette tapes, and a reel-to-reel audiotape of four oral history interviews with Reginald Hall Sullivan conducted by Jerry Handfield for hte Indiana State Library Oral History Project in March-April, 1976. Sullivan was interviewed at Hooverwood Home in Indianapolis, Indiana. Only three of the four interviews were transcribed because some of the tapes were inaudible.In the transcribed interviews, Sullivan discusses his youth in...
Dates: 1976 March-April
Ripley County Bar Association collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of variety of documents from the Ripley County Bar Association in Ripley County, Indiana ranging from 1920 to 1934. Folder one includes 30 pages from the Association's record book containing the rules and bylaws, fee schedules, meeting minutes, and receipts and newspaper clippings related to Association banquets and the deaths of members or their family members. There is also a handwritten draft of the rules and bylaws. Along with additional correspondence,...
Dates: 1920-1934, 1960
Robert C. Baltzell collection
Scope and Contents The collection includes the contents of four scrapbooks documenting Baltzell’s career, particularly as a federal judge presiding over murder, bootlegging, and other cases, including the murder trial of George W. Barrett for killing an FBI agent (1935-1936). Also included is a notebook listing his cases with names of jurors and trial outcomes (1932-1935).
Dates: 1888-1930; bulk 1925-1936
Robert D. Coleman oral history
Collection — Folder OH022
Scope and Contents The collection contains one transcript and 3 cassettes of three oral history interviews with Robert Davis Coleman, conducted by his daughter, Mary Jane Meeker during January 1-9, 1979. During the first interview, Coleman discusses his childhood (p. 1-38). The second interview continues the discussion of his childhood. He also discusses his parents and extended family, his father’s law practice, and his own early years as a lawyer (p. 39-73). During the third interview, Coleman tells about his...
Robert S. Taylor papers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence and papers from Robert S. Taylor in Indiana, ranging from 1860 to 1918 with the bulk of the materials covering the 1870s-1910s. The papers mostly consist of Taylor’s legal correspondence with an emphasis on his patent cases. Among these materials is correspondence regarding patent cases involving the Fort Wayne Electric Company, Westinghouse, General Electric, American Bell Telephone Company, and various other companies and utilities. The...
Dates: 1860-1918, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Robert S. Taylor papers
Robert W. McBride papers
Scope and Contents The collection contains some correspondence and a large number of speeches of Robert McBride. There are also some papers regarding the Union Light Guard as well as a pamphlet written by McBride and several drafts of his manuscript for Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln. A small amount of legal papers and papers relating to the Waterloo Rifle Company and Wheelway League are also included. Various membership and appointment certificates are...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Robert W. McBride papers
Ross Franklin Lockridge collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection includes documentation regarding Ross Franklin 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.
Samuel Fletcher Wood portrait engraving
Collection — Folder OB239
Scope and Contents This collection contains a portrait engraving of Samuel Fletcher Wood from the 19th century.
Dates: 19th century
Samuel J. Hochman and Ralph H. Schaupp reminiscences
Collection — Folder S2349
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of the reminiscences of Samuel J. Hochman and Ralph H. Schaupp. The circa 1960 handwritten memories are two pages long and were possibly written down for a North Central High School (Indianapolis) school project. Hochman mentions World War I, the Ku Klux Klan, Prohibition, the Great Depression, and the 1912 White River flood. Schaupp reminisces about his experiences during World War I and notes his membership in the Coif law honor society at Indiana...
Dates: circa 1960
Simon Yandes portrait drawing and paintings
Collection — Folder OB125
Scope and Contents This collection contains 3 portraits of Simon Yandes, a drawing and 2 paintings, created between 1860-1878.
Dates: circa 1860-1878