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Evansville (Ind.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

E. A. Richardson correspondence

 Collection — Folder S852
Identifier: S0852
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed, signed letters from E. A. Richardson and the Indiana State Library director in Evansville, Indiana and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1929/02/25-1934/12/17 regarding orders and payments for E. A. Richardson's books.
Dates: 1929/02/25-1934/12/17

Elmer E. Elliott personal narrative

 Collection — Folder S2419
Identifier: S2419
Scope and Contents This collection includes a mimographed copy of "A Hog Drive to Evansville, 1879," a narrative by Elmer E. Elliott of his experience helping drive a herd of 140 hogs from New Harmony, Indiana to Evansville when he was fourteen years old. Elliott's account was transcribed from a magnetic tape recording of an interview conducted at his home in New Harmony on December 28, 1959. The typewritten transcription was completed in 1960 by Elliott A. Riggs for the Ohio Valley Folk Research Project of the...
Dates: 1959-1960

Enoch W. Keegan papers

 Collection — Folder S754
Identifier: S0754
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters, an account book, and business and legal documents in Indiana ranging from 1864 to 1914 regarding Enoch W. Keegan.
Dates: 1864-1911

Evansville, Indiana collection

 Collection — Folder S1804
Identifier: S1804
Scope and Contents This collection contains one document from April 1, 1876. The document lists an agreement between several men (who signed their names to the document) to create a moot court that will meet weekly on Friday evenings at the local court.
Dates: 1876

Evansville Stamp Club collection

 Collection — Folder S1517
Identifier: S1517
Scope and Contents This collection includes a letter from Clarence E. Kouts and Henry A. Meyer in Evansville, Indiana dated July 1, 1959 regarding replacement pages for "The Post Offices of Southwestern Indiana", a publication by the Evansville Stamp Club. The letter and pages were sent to all (persons, libraries, or institutions of learning) who had receive the club's publication.
Dates: 1959/07/01

Harrison Allis letters

 Collection — Folder S017
Identifier: S0017
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters sent to Harrison F. Allis by friends and family while studying at Hanover College in Indiana and after returning home to Evansville, Indiana, ranging from 1872 to 1884. The letters detail life in Evansville and what his friends and family were doing. H.D. Allis, Harrison F. Allis' father, makes a brief mention in his first letter about an earthquake that struck nearby. His friend, Pussy Walter, recounts a visit and speech given by Vice President Henry Wilson....
Dates: 1872-1884

Henry E. Wahl collection

 Collection
Identifier: L172
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters to Henry E. Wahl from his parents (1936–1945) and letters to his parent during World War II. The letters originate from Bloomington, Indiana, California, Hawaii, and the Pacific. Included are letters from Donald Wahl, a naval officer serving in the Pacific.Additionally, the collection contains a notebook with a diary of a trip from Evansville Indiana to Nashville, Tennessee in and accounts for a schoolteacher in Gibson County in 1866, as well as...
Dates: 1865-1945

Indiana and Kentucky boundary collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1489
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence and reports dealing with a land boundary dispute between Indiana and Kentucky dealing with the Evansville, Indiana Water Works plant and Green River Island ranging from 1938 to 1951. The items are as follows: Folder S14891938 Dec. 5 Letter, S. J. Kagan to the Evansville City Attorney 1938 Dec. 6 Letter, Leo Warren (Assistant City Attorney of Evansville) to Louis L. Roberts City Attorney 1938 Dec. 6 "Summary...
Dates: 1938-1951

Indiana charities collection

 Collection — Folder S2233
Identifier: S2233
Scope and Contents This collection includes reports about the various homes and charitable institutions in Indiana under the care of women that were not under the patronage of the Indiana General Assembly. Written in 1876, the reports were prepared for the Centennial Exposition held in Philadelphia by the following institutions: German Protestant Orphans' Home, Indianapolis; Colored Orphan Asylum, Indianapolis; Indianapolis Home for Friendless Women; Indianapolis Orphan Asylum; Indiana Soldiers' Orphans' Home,...
Dates: 1876

Indiana Federation of Music Clubs, 8th District collection

 Collection — Folder S1568
Identifier: S1568
Scope and Contents This collection contains programs, minutes, and mailing lists of the 8th District of the Indiana Federation of Music Clubs in 1934 regarding music, club activities, unemployed musicians, the standard of church music, and boys choirs. The minutes of the November 23, 1934 meeting includes a speech from Mrs. Hunter the Indiana Federation of Music Clubs president on the importance of music and musical education.
Dates: 1934