Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 71 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Folder 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....
Collection — Folder 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
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Folder 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."
Collection — Folder S3061
Scope and Contents This collection contains a deed and certification of deposit for a funeral plot at the St. John Evangelical Church Cemetery dated 1926 and 1928. The other items in the collection are undated and include a memorandum of a conversation, a woman's photograph, two locks of hair, and a dried flower.
Dates: circa 1926-1928
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a letter and memos written by Conrad Baker. The letter is from Baker to Matthew Harbinson regarding a disagreement that Harbinson was having over a piece of property with a man referred to in the letter as Mr. Hole. In the letter Baker offers his legal services. In addition, this collection contains Baker’s writings about the admission of women to the bar in Indiana and two memos from Baker while he was serving as Governor of Indiana. The memos concern photographs...
Dates: 1847, 1872