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Indentured servants

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

John Vawter, Jennings County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1678
Scope and Contents Folder one includes an 8-page mimeographed copy of "Biographies and Recollections of Early Settlers of Jennings County". Biographies included are of Thomas Pool; Darius Robinson; William Sage; Adam Brower; William Johnson; and William T. Scott.Also included is a 3-page mimeographed copy of "The Early History of Jennings County", by Hiram Prather; a 9 page mimeographed copy of a play about John Vawter of Vernon, Indiana; and a 3 page mimeographed copy of a document titled "State...
Dates: 1811-1849

Joseph Andres, Jr. indenture agreement

 Collection — Folder S2735
Identifier: S2735
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopy of an autographed, signed legal document from John Small in Vincennes, Indiana ranging from 1795/11/09 to May 1802 regarding Joseph Andres' indenture to Small, a gunsmith.
Dates: 1795/11/09

Philip Shrader family papers

 Collection — Folder S2297
Identifier: S2297
Scope and Contents This collection contains four items from the Philip Shrader family of Fayette County, Indiana, including a December 28, 1835 letter sent to Shrader from A. C. Clark of Hamilton, Ohio regarding money from a mortgage; an October 8, 1836 indenture between Charles Campbell and Joanna Crawford, mother of James Scott, bonding James to Campbell as a servant from the date of the document until September 30, 1843 and signed in the presence of Philip Shrader, John Scott, and Lewis Turner; a copy of "To...
Dates: 1835-circa 1866

Tippecanoe County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1698
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three folders. The first contains a copied list of land deed notes and notes on the Battle of Tippecanoe, a written summary on the origins of the county, a letter from Jn. P. Boyd to Honorable Richard Cutts Esquire regarding the Battle of Tippecanoe, a roll of the army that fought in the Battle of Tippecanoe and a letter from Charles Mehl to Martin Mehl (includes both the original and the transcript). The second folder includes notes on a Record of Poor Children’s...
Dates: 1811-1942

Washington County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1707
Scope and Contents This collection contains various items related to Washington County, Indiana, including photostat copies of the constitution, reports, and other documents of the Salem Indiana Peace Society from 1818 to 1829 and undated; a typed abstract of information regarding indentured servants in the county from 1828 to 1891 compiled by Claude E. Cook in August 1966; a typewritten copy of "Highland's Country," a historical sketch written by Lillie E. Trueblood in August 1936 for the Washington County...
Dates: 1818-1966