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United States. Army -- Military life.

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

Frank A. Ashworth oral history

Identifier: OH030
Scope and Contents This collection contains a transcript and an audiotape reel of an oral history interview with Frank A. Ashworth, conducted by Thomas Krasean for the Indiana State Library Oral History Project on September 2, 1968. In the interview, Ashworth discusses his military service and homesteading in Kansas.

Gilmore Jordan commission

 Collection — Folder OBC085
Identifier: OBC085
Scope and Contents This collection contains the commission of Gilmore Jordan to the rank of Major in the U.S. Army dated May 30, 1866.

Hugh Arthur Barnhart collection

Identifier: L509
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, scrapbooks, photographs, periodicals, advertisements, and financial records from Hugh A. Barnhart ranging from 1898 to 1964 regarding his business ventures, his personal life, and his political career. The first series includes papers regarding Barnhart's family life, business ventures, and state government positions. Major topics include family correspondence; World War I correspondence; News-Sentinel newspaper; State Highway Commission;...

Isaac Roach collection

 Collection — Folder S2653
Identifier: S2653
Scope and Contents This collection includes two handwritten documents. One is a brief biographical note on Isaac Roach, including his rank in the U.S. army and his job as the mayor of Philadelphia. The second document is a letter from Isaac Roach to George C. Snyder while Roach was still in the army and stationed at Governor's Island.

Jean Menger collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0939
Scope and Contents The collection contains various legal documents, including indentures, deeds, and land sale records from several individuals or families in Hendricks County, including Charles Aplin, Hannah Frasier, John and Thomas Devan, W.W. Irons, and Quartus and Sarah Rust, ranging from 1862 to 1920 and compiled by Jean Menger. There are also numerous letters, postcards and photographs of Fort Sill, Oklahoma from Everett C. Howard and Walter J. Kidd to Jean Hornstein (Menger) in New York, New York during...

John Dragoo collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0374
Scope and Contents Collection consists primarily of Civil War letters, other correspondence, newspaper clippings, writings, and receipts from John Dragoo and the Dragoo family in Indiana, West Virginia, Virginia, Maryland, Oklahoma, and Washington, D.C. ranging from 1861 to 1929, regarding military service, current events, family news, and daily life.

Margaret B. Paulus, Papers of General Robert Huston Milroy compilation

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: V103
Scope and Contents This collection includes four bound volumes containing typewritten transcriptions of General Robert Huston Milroy’s papers that range from 1854 to 1910. The papers were compiled and transcribed by Margaret B. Paulus in 1965 and include Milroy’s family and military correspondence, newspaper articles, and other documents related to Milroy’s life and his service in the Civil War.

Richard L. Roudebush papers

Identifier: L612
Scope and Contents The collection is predominantly made up of correspondence between Richard Roudebush and various officials and constituents during the 89th, 90th and 91st Congresses (1966-1969).The collection includes correspondence, reports and other papers relating to legislation on agriculture, air traffic safety, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, housing programs and other civil rights measures, defense spending, crime, flood control in the Colorado River Basin and the Wabash River Valley, air pollution...

Ross A. Howey, Gulf War photographs

 Collection — Folder S2948
Identifier: S2948
Scope and Contents This collection includes 30 photographs taken by Specialist Howey, a native of Fort Wayne, Indiana, in Iraq and near Rafha, Saudi Arabia during and after the Persian Gulf War.

William H. Sherfy oversize collection

 Collection — Folder OBC084
Identifier: OBC084
Scope and Contents This collection contains two commissions for William H. Sherfy, one to the rank of major and the other to the rank of captain in the U. S. Army dated July 21, 1868 and July 28, 1868.