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Scott County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:

309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection

Identifier: P069
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white aerial photogrographs from 309th Observation Squadron of the United States Air Corps Reserve in Indiana ranging from 1931 to 1936 regarding counties and Civilian Conservation Corps company sites around the state. Photographs are stamped with the squadron's information and include the pilot's name and the date.
Dates: 1931-1936

English family photograph collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SP014
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs from the English family in Lexington and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1900 to 1910 regarding William E. English and his family and friends engaged in activities such as hunting, golf, driving, and vacationing; the family estate, Englishton Park, near Lexington and local subjects such as farming, dogs, gardens, cemeteries; and an event, most likely the unveiling of the William H. English monument, which took place on September 28,...
Dates: circa 1900-1910

Jennings, Jackson and Scott counties reunion panoramic photograph

 Collection — Folder OBF014
Identifier: OBF014
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a black-and-white panoramic photograph of a group of men, women, and children, possibly an extended family, from Jennings, Jackson, and Scott counties in Indiana. The photograph was taken by Indianapolis Photo Co. on August 21, 1918 at an unknown outdoor location.
Dates: 1918/08/21

John McCartney collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: G-042
Scope and Contents This collection includes funeral and account book, correspondence, receipts and figures and real estate papers from John J. and John B. McCartney in Jefferson, Jennings and Scott County ranging from 1863 to 1930.
Dates: 1863 - 1930

Miriam Hazzard letter

 Collection — Folder S622
Identifier: S0622
Scope and Contents This collection contains a 6-page letter from Miriam Hazzard to family and friends in Indiana from Claquato, Lewis County, Washington Territory on June 20, 1882. Her letter relates the places she and her family traveled through during their train trip out west in April, 1882. She mentions several times the different snow sheds that the train passed through and that the family suffered "deathly illness" aboard ship traveling from San Fransico, California to Portland, Oregon. Mrs. Hazzard also...
Dates: 1882

Scott County collection

 Collection — Folder S1692
Identifier: S1692
Scope and Contents This collection contains several biographical sketches regarding pioneers of Scott County, Indiana. Written for the Scott County Historical Society in 1923 and 1924, the histories include "Mrs. Elinor Bigwood" by Margaret Adams, "Jonathan Carter Cline" by Mrs. Florence M. Polk, "Mrs. Henrietta Day Whitsitt" by Myrtle Whitsitt," and Descendants of William Whitsitt and Biography of James Crawford Whitsitt" by Myrtle Whitsitt, Malvina Davis, and others. Other sketches written by the subject of the...
Dates: 1921-1924, undated

Thomas J. Craig, Civil War discharge certificate

 Collection — Folder S0311
Identifier: S0311
Scope and Contents The discharge certificate is written in pencil and ink. The pencil notations have faded, but the entries in ink are still visible. The discharge is signed by Louis Morris. The paymaster, Mr. Allen, marked “Paid” in the left margin. Thomas’ occupation when he enrolled in the army was farmer.
Dates: 1865