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Found in 101 Collections and/or Records:

Margaret Osborne Steele Dickey collection

 Collection — Folder S2991
Identifier: S2991
Scope and Contents This 6-page, typed manuscript was written by Katharine McAfee Parker as a memorial address in honor of Margaret Osborne Steel, wife of Rev. John M. Dickey. The paper was delivered at the Lexington Presbyterian Church, Lexington, Indiana, on November 21, 1938, on the occasion of placing a bronze marker at the graves of Rev. and Mrs. Dickey near New Washington. Katharine explained how Dr. Rule of Louisville, Kentucky, asked her to speak on Margaret Steele Dickey, shortly after returning from a...
Dates: 1798-1847

Marvin W. Pershing papers

 Collection — Folder S1057
Identifier: S1057
Scope and Contents This collection includes a 15 page document, "Memories of the Civil War", read by Marvin W. Pershing before the Century Literary Club, Indianapolis, Indiana, on January 22, 1935.
Dates: 1935/01/22

Mary Faye Hite, "Dreams Do Happen" manuscript

 Collection — Folder S2296
Identifier: S2296
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of "Dreams Do Happen," a manuscript containing a collection of essays written by Mary Faye Hite and compiled in circa 1980. The essays cover a variety of topics, including family history, country and pioneer living, nature, travel, and historic people, places, and events. Many essays have a patriotic theme and one essay, "Political Issues," relays her opinion regarding the Equal Rights Amendment, and how estates should be settled. Another essay, "Home Remedies,"...
Dates: circa 1980

Mary Hannah Krout collection

Identifier: L080
Scope and Contents This collection includes manuscripts, photographs and scrapbooks from Mary Hannah Krout in Crawfordsville, Indiana ranging from 1881 to 1919 regarding her writing.
Dates: 1881-1919, undated

Maurice S. Lafuze papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0796
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of manuscripts compiled and written by Maurice S. Lafuze ranging from 1952 to 1973. His manuscripts, "Whitewater Presbytery: A Brief History" (1952) and "Early Presbyterianism in Southeastern Indiana" (1967), include historical information of the presbytery and churches, biographical information of church pastors, lists of members, photographs, and a map with locations and founding dates of early Presbyterian churches. Lafuze compiled a sixty-one page...
Dates: 1952-1974

Maurice Thompson collection

 Collection — Folder S1307
Identifier: S1307
Scope and Contents This collection contains hand-written letters and documents by Maurice Thompson, as well as three letters written to him in 1897 by Dr. Richard Gordon Gatling, inventor of the Gatling Gun. A hand-written manuscript entitled "The Spirit of Specialization" is enclosed in a blue folder. The "Hoosier Listening Post" article dated November 18, 1934, published in the Indianapolis Star, describes Maurice and his brother Will going hunting with bows...
Dates: 1882-1934

Miriam E. Mason collection

Identifier: L528
Scope and Contents This collection contains material ranging from 1916 to 1973 compiled by Miriam E. Mason over the course of her literary career. Her personal papers include school compositions, bibliographies of sources consulted, biographical information, documents related to children’s reading interests, clippings on various topics, documents and instructional handouts from conferences and workshops, correspondence from children and publishers, and notes regarding story ideas. The bulk of the collection...
Dates: 1905-1973

Monon Railroad collection

Identifier: L317
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters; typed, signed letters; autographed documents; company information; maps; an incomplete dissertation; notes; and newspaper and magazine information from Leland S. Van Scoyoc in Indianapolis, Indiana and the Chicago, Indianapolis and Louisville Railway Company and Monon Railroad Company in Indianapolis, Indiana; Chicago, Illinois; and Louisville, Kentucky, ranging from 1842 to 1957 and regarding the railroad's history.
Dates: 1842-1957

Mrs. Chauncey Jane Ivison Scott collection

 Collection — Folder S1155
Identifier: S1155
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of a 17 page manuscript, including a cover page and two pages of notes, titled the "Autobiography of Jane Ivison Scott (Mrs. Chauncey Scott)”, dated March 16, 1877.
Dates: 1877

Mrs. Hubert E. Brown papers

 Collection — Folder S178
Identifier: S0178
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed copy from Mrs. Hubert E. Brown in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1828 to 1917 regarding the life of John Henry Vajen, Jr.
Dates: 1861-1864