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Real property

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 109 Collections and/or Records:

Adele Thomas papers

Identifier: L156
Scope and Contents This collection includes title abstracts from title companies in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1821 to 1962, regarding three properties.
Dates: 1821-1962

Albert S. Mowry land grants

 Collection — Folder OB230
Identifier: OB230
Scope and Contents This collection contains land grants obtained by Albert S. Mowry for land in Council Bluffs, Iowa in 1860. The land grants were originally issued to Susannah Smith via Munford Smith, Benjamin Huffragle, Hezekiah Riggs, Joshua Dennis, George Cagle, and Rachel Armstrong via John B. Armstrong.
Dates: 1860

Anne Rosenblum collection

 Collection — Folder S1792
Identifier: S1792
Scope and Contents The collection contains one abstract tracing the ownership of what, in 1821, constituted land holdings of over 88 acres in the District of Brookvillle in Indiana. This tracing of land ownership reviews early residents of what is now Broad Ripple in Indianapolis. Family names mentioned are McKay, Colip (also Colop and various other spellings), Coil (also Coile and other spellings), Miller, Mustard and Ford. Much of the record follows the passing on of land among the descendants of Jacob Coil....
Dates: 1923

Arcas E. Hollowell papers

 Collection — Folder S0675
Identifier: S0675
Scope and Contents This collection contains the deed for property located in Lawrence County, Indiana, purchased from Newton and Margaret Wright by Arcas E. and Nancy E. Hollowell on November 24, 1879. Also included is the statement and seal of George Bair, Recorder of Lawrence County, certifying that the deed is a true and complete copy and is dated June 9, 1933.
Dates: 1879, 1933

Arinda Dinn collection

 Collection — Folder S0360
Identifier: S0360
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from the Royse family to Arinda and Michael Dinn and others in Indiana ranging from 1873 to 1888 regarding family news and daily life. There is also a receipt for payment of taxes in Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana on January 29, 1875 and a deed conveying land in Bartholomew County to Arinda Dinn from a court case in 1888.
Dates: 1873-1888

Bartholomew County, Columbus documents

 Collection — Folder S1647
Identifier: S1647
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a photocopy of a document entitled ”Historical Sketch of 301 Washington Street Site”. The document includes a narrative text detailing the history of the property, deed information, information pertaining to plat # 39 and plat # 47, tax assessment records, information pertaining to Smith and Irwin’s dry goods business, notes, and a bibliography.
Dates: 1826-1971

Benjamin and Juliet Corwine indenture

 Collection — Folder OB013
Identifier: OB013
Scope and Contents This collection contains an indenture for real estate purchased by Benjamin and Juliet Corwine in Henry County, Indiana dated January 22, 1866.
Dates: 1866/01/22

Bethlehem Township, Cass County, Indiana abstract of title

 Collection — Folder S2739
Identifier: S2739
Scope and Contents This collection includes an 1887 abstract of title for land located in the north west quarter of the north east quarter of section 14, township 28 north, of Range number 2 east in Bethlehem Township, Cass County, Indiana. The abstract conveys information regarding ownership of the property from March 1839 to August 1887.
Dates: 1887

Boston and Indiana Land Company auction schedule

 Collection — Folder OB031
Identifier: OB031
Scope and Contents The collection is a printed 4-page schedule of lands offered for sale at auction by the Boston and Indiana Land Company, dated August 14, 1843. The schedule pages are sewn together and list by county the company’s properties which were being sold in seven counties of Indiana and three counties of Illinois. The date of patent, number of patent, section, township, range, and number of acres are given for each property. The place of the auction and conditions of sale are also provided.
Dates: 1843/08/14

Broad Ripple, Wellington Union Church collection

 Collection — Folder S2714
Identifier: S2714
Scope and Contents This collection includes meeting minutes from the Wellingtion Union Church in Broad Rippke, Indiana (now a neighborhood in Indianapolis) and an agreement between the church trustees and the trustees of the town of Broad Ripple ranging from July 27 to 29, 1899, regarding the transfer of land where the Union Church building once stood to the town of Broad Ripple, Indiana "for a town hall and park purposes."
Dates: 1899