Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S171
Scope and Contents This collection includes government forms (including deeds, certificate of death and pensions), postcards and Christmas cards and letters from the United States Government and private citizens in Washington D.C. and Indiana ranging from 1889 to 1942 and undated regarding pensions, land ownership, employment by the Postal Service and family business.
Dates: 1889/09/30-1941/12/26, undated
Collection — Folder S305
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed documents from various creators, including government agencies in Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky and Washington, D.C., ranging from 1823 to 1891 regarding legal matters.
Collection — Folder S441
Scope and Contents The majority of the collection consists of Schuyler Colfax's correspondence from 1841 to 1884 regarding Whig and Republican Party politics in Indiana and nationally. Also included are letters from Indiana officers in the U.S. Civil War regarding promotions and assignments; Colfax's letters on routine business as Speaker of the House and Vice President; his letters regarding speaking engagements; letters to his wife regarding his role in the "Credit Mobilier" affair in 1875; and letters...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains pages from a scrapbook kept by the Shock family of Henry County, Indiana ranging from 1921 to circa 1970s. The scrapbook pages include photographs, postcards, newspaper clippings, and mementos of trips that Lorene Shock's mother, Stella Pierce, collected while traveling during the 1920s. She and a group of friends traveled to a number of cities and historic sites including Washington D.C., New York City, Gettysburg, Philadelphia, and several communities in Indiana. The...
Dates: 1921- circa 1970s
Collection — Box 3
Scope and Contents The collection contains materials pertaining to the mission of the The Vietnam Women's Memorial Project, Inc., ranging from 1981 to 1990. Included are financial records, public relation and fundraising activities, and volunteering information. The collection also contains materials relating to Theodora Brown, the former executive director. There is also information from her daily journals, personal correspondence, and employment, as well as newspaper clippings, brochures, photographs, and four...
Scope and Contents The collection contains 3 copies of a transcript, 5 cassette tapes, and a reel-to-reel audiotape of interviews conducted with Walter E. Barton by Jerry Handfield as part of the Indiana State Library Oral History Project on November 6 and December 21, 1978 and June 4, 1981. There are also clippings and papers from 1965 to 1982.During the first interview, Barton discusses his family heritage and Kentucky; childhood and chores; education and travel in the West; law practice, taxes, and...
Collection — Folder S1289
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a certificate from the Washington National Monument Society circa 1848, indicating that George Teal contributed one dollar to help erect the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. and his membership to the society. The certificate was signed by Zachary Taylor, president of the society.
Dates: circa 1848
Collection — Folder S719
Collection — Folder S550
Scope and Contents This collection includes official state and federal government documents in Indina, Atlanta, Georgia and Washington, D.C. ranging from 1861/08/30 to 1866/05/04 regarding William Grose's military and civilian appointments.