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Scrapbooks

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 192 Collections and/or Records:

John Brown Dillon collection

 Collection
Identifier: L377
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of John B. Dillon’s historical notes on people and events relating to the early exploration and settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest. Also included is a scrapbook of Dillon’s letters published in newspapers on the U.S. Civil War, the Republican Party, and Indiana history (1861–1876); letters to Dillon regarding the Historical Society, the Indiana Sanitary Fair (1864), and Dillon’s historical work; and a memorial by John Coburn on the life of John Brown...
Dates: 1859-1886

John L. Coburn collection

 Collection
Identifier: L034
Scope and Contents The collection includes 9 of John Coburn’s letter books rangin from 1879 to 1903, chiefly relating to his Indianapolis law practice, but also including letters on Republican Party politics, local civic activities, and Indiana history; correspondence regarding political appointments, and his work on banking and military affairs; other correspondence regarding politics; correspondence and financial papers relating to the settlement of the estate of Augustus Coburn, including papers relating to...
Dates: 1813-1904

John North collection

 Collection
Identifier: L119
Scope and Contents This collection includes a wedding invitation, menu, newspaper clipping, letter, and scrapbook from John North ranging from 1878 to 1937 about local affairs, passing of local residents, political elections, and President James Garfield.

There is also an oversize marriage certificate for John North and Martha J. Bodine dated September 21, 1876.
Dates: 1878-1937

John Odell collection

 Collection — Folder S1026
Identifier: S1026
Scope and Contents This collection includes John Odell's school workbook containing his compositions, poems, mathematical equations, and expenses (circa1855 to 1860). The book was re-used as a scrapbook and has news clippings attached to the pages regarding the U.S. Civil War and other items of interest to Mr. Odell (circa1860-1886). One item of note is a clipping of an address he gave during a June 20, 1860 debate on the question of popular sovereignty in the territories.
Dates: 1855-1886

John W. Oliver, Indiana Lincoln Memorial Association scrapbook

 Collection — Folder S1031
Identifier: S1031
Scope and Contents This collection includes a scrapbook created by John W. Oliver regarding the Indiana Lincoln Memorial Association ranging from 1922-1923. The scrapbook contains the constitution and resolutions of the association; newspaper clippings regarding the work of the association and its members; and articles about Lincoln.
Dates: 1922-1923

John Walker Holcombe papers

 Collection
Identifier: L072
Scope and Contents This collection includes printed materials from school districts and other organizations in Indiana and other locations ranging from 1883 to 1886 regarding education.
Dates: 1885-1886

Justin Vandiver papers

 Collection — Folder S2018
Identifier: S2018
Scope and Contents This collection includes a book with pasted-in pictures from Christian Printing Company in St. Louis, Missouri regarding Christian education for children.
Dates: undated

Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection

 Collection
Identifier: L281
Scope and Contents This collection has minutes, photographs, newspaper clippings, and histories of the literary club named for Katharine Merrill Graydon, granddaughter of Samuel Merrill, the first treasurer of the State of Indiana. The club was started in 1923 by Mary Ellen George, who wrote its ten-year history. The women, who were former students of Miss Grayson at Butler University, met until October 1973. Miss Grayson taught at Butler from 1907 until 1930 when she was named Professor Emeritus and was relieved...
Dates: 1905-1973

Katherine Russell Rainwater collection

 Collection
Identifier: L329
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Russell family and Katherine and George Rainwater ranging from 1849 to 1971. The collection includes Katherine Rainwater's correspondence regarding family genealogy; sympathy cards and letters she received following the death of George in 1967; and a memory book, mementos, and programs from recitals, field days, church functions, and commencements during Katherine's college years. The collection also includes marriage certificates...
Dates: 1849-1971, undated

Kirkpatrick family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1948
Scope and Contents This collection includes materials collected by members of the Kirkpatrick family from 1860 to 1934. The collection is primarily correspondence from Captain Thomas Kirkpatrick of Kokomo, Indiana ranging from 1863 to 1888 regarding matters of the 13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry and also includes news clippings, cards, pressed flowers, ribbons, and a scrapbook.

There are also two land grants from 1849 issued to Francis O'Dowd for land in Winamac and in Indianapolis (OB103).
Dates: 1849-1934