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Caskets (Coffins)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Abraham Lincoln funeral train ivy

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: L616
Scope and Contents This collection includes a framed piece of ivy from Lincoln's casket while in Indianapolis, Indiana during the funeral train.
Dates: 1865/04/30

Jonas B. Berkey collection

 Collection — Folder S0110
Identifier: S0110
Scope and Contents This collection includes 21 photocopies of materials from Salem, Indianan. Included are papers dealing with Morgan's Raid, stock shares in various Salem businesses and schools, and receipts. Also included is a 9-page copy of coffin accounts, 1873-1880, of Washington County, Indiana, listing coffin sales to individuals.
Dates: 1852-1880

William Nail daybook

 Collection — Folder S1008
Identifier: S1008
Scope and Contents This collection includes the daybook of William Nail of Lawrence County, Indiana. The entries range from 1854 to 1874 and contain information about his carpentry and coffin making business and farming activities.
Dates: 1854-1874