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Autobiography

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 18 Collections and/or Records:

Archibald Shaw autobiography

 Collection — Folder S1168
Identifier: S1168
Scope and Contents This collection includes a 100-page copy of the "Autobiography of Archibald Shaw," ranging from 1765 to 1934, regarding his family history, including the names of Shaw, Rous, Fitch, and more.

Benjamin Wilson Smith collection

 Collection
Identifier: L146
Scope and Contents This collection includes Smith’s writings about the history of Warrick, Spencer, and White counties, Indiana and Harrison County, West Virginia, Manchester Academy and the postal system. Also included are his accounts of a trip from Virginia to White County in 1846 and an autobiography. Also, his scrapbook of clippings and notes on politics, his advice to students in Dearborn County, Daughters of the American Revolution applications for his family, correspondence with his daughter regarding...

Chic Jackson collection

 Collection — Folder S710
Identifier: S0710
Scope and Contents This collection contains 2 prints of Chic Jackson’s "Roger Bean" comic strip released by the George Matthew Adams Service on June 29 and 30, 1928, a pen and ink drawing of his characters Woody and Yank (1922), a drawing of “Golduh the Maid” created for Arcada S. Balz, a friend who later became the first woman to serve in the Indiana Senate (circa 1920s), and a typed biographical sketch of Jackson that was sent to Miss Esther McNitt, a librarian at the Indiana State Library, on November 4, 1933....

Dorothea J. Snow autobiographical documents

 Collection — Folder S1216
Identifier: S1216
Scope and Contents This collection includes one biographical sketch and author's questionnaire from Dorothea J. Snow circa 1958.

Ellsworth Walls collection

 Collection — Folder S1353
Identifier: S1353
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a 35-page autobiographical manuscript from Ellsworth Walls on December 14, 1936 covering his life from May 21, 1865 (his birth) to September 15, 1936 (the date of his wife Sarah's death).

Franklin Elmer Brown papers

 Collection — Folder S177
Identifier: S0177
Scope and Contents This collection includes carbon and mimeographed copies from Franklin Elmer Brown in Arizona ranging from 1865 to May 8, 1945 regarding his autobiography.

George Knight Hester collection

 Collection — Folder S2185
Identifier: S2185
Scope and Contents There are four items in this collection: (1) Rev. George Knight Hester's 1851 Diary, which is really a memoir, consisting of 18 typed pages; (2-3) a partial letter from Saguaches, Colorodo, written on November 14, no year, to "Sister dear" on brown paper with no signature, accompanied by a transcription of the letter; and (4) "Papers Relating To The Hester Family" compiled by the Indiana State Library, 1926. The 1851 document gives the family history from Germany to America,...

John Wright Sr. papers

 Collection — Folder S1464
Identifier: S1464
Scope and Contents This collection includes a biography of John Wright Sr. from Washington County, Indiana ranging from 1844 to 1850 regarding the life and pilgrimage of John Wright Sr.

Joseph Holman notebook and clippings

 Collection — Folder S2044
Identifier: S2044
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a newspaper clipping that makes mention of George Holman, a relative of Joseph, and a notebook containing Holman’s personal recollections on a number of topics. He covers events which occurred from 1788 to 1831. The last nine pages are an autobiography.

Lara Paul Good collection

 Collection
Identifier: L059
Scope and Contents This collection contains an autobiography of Lara Paul Good, including draft sections. The autobiography, completed in 1967, includes photographs, personal papers, and genealogical records. The autobiography covers the first quarter of Mr. Good's life and family history. The title of the autobiography states it is "part 1," there is no part 2 within the collection. Correspondence with Iva Kittermann is also included.