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Evansville (Ind.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 45 Collections and/or Records:

Indiana scenes photographic slides

 Collection — Folder SP041
Identifier: SP041
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographic slides from different cities in Indiana ranging from circa 1950s to 1960s regarding buildings, monuments, businesses, other structures, and urban and rural scenes.
Dates: circa 1950-circa 1960

Indiana World Organization of China Painters collection

 Collection
Identifier: L489
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, scrapbooks, correspondence, conference brochures, painting lessons and board minutes from the Indiana World Organization of China Painters (IWOCP) and several guilds in Evansville, Indianapolis, Kokomo and LaPorte, Indiana ranging from 1969 to 1997 regarding china painting, the organization, and individual members.
Dates: 1969-1997

James H. McNeely collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0901
Scope and Contents The papers includes three letters to McNeely from friends, principally newspaperman, in Lawrenceburg, Indianapolis, Terre Haute, Dayton, and Cincinnati. A large number of personal and business receipts and bills, principally from businesses in Indianapolis and Evansville.
Dates: 1847-1872, undated

James H. Meyer collection

 Collection
Identifier: L576
Scope and Contents This collection includes depositions, summons, transcripts of testimony, court decisions, correspondence, notes, and other papers from James Meyer in Evansville, Vanderburgh County, Indiana ranging from 1901 to 1959 regarding legal cases: including criminal cases which he handled as a prosecuter; civil and criminal cases in which he was involved as a private attorney, grand jury depositions, Democrat politics, and finances.
Dates: 1901-1959

Jesse C. and Stephen M. Burch papers

 Collection — Folder S193
Identifier: S0193
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed copy of a letter from Jesse C. Burch in an hospital in Evansville, Indiana on 1862/09/05 regarding family matters and the war. There is also a typed copy and a photocopy of an autographed, signed letter from Stephen M. Burch near Raleigh, North Carolina on 1865/04/22 regarding family matters, the war, and Lincoln's assassination.
Dates: 1862/09/05-1865/04/22

John Colton Sr. collection

 Collection — Folder S286
Identifier: S0286
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopy of a notebook kept by Mr. Colton in the late 1870s and 1880s. In large part, it contains accounts of his journeys to and from the United States and England, complete with accurate accounting of time spent and miles traveled. In addition to the accounts, Mr. Colton took many notes on feats of engineering and sea exploration of the time. Of particular note, are sections on the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty. The notebooks also contains a few...
Dates: 1883-1886

John Jeffrey papers

 Collection — Folder S2063
Identifier: S2063
Scope and Contents This collection contains the business papers of John Jeffrey regarding his work with the Evansville Gas Light Company. Ranging from 1852 to 1868, the collection includes correspondence from James Constable and Matthew Morgan of New York City and John J. Chandler, the secretary of Evansville Gas Light Company; balance sheets, statements, receipts, carbonizing and consumption reports; a circular to stockholders; company bylaws; a tracing of the 1852 Evansville city plat; and newspaper clippings....
Dates: 1832-1868

John Varick Dodge letter

 Collection — Folder S2657
Identifier: S2657
Scope and Contents This collection includes a December 6, 1839 letter written by John Varick Dodge and sent from Evansville, Indiana to Louis Bristol at Jacksonville, Illinois. In the letter, Dodge discusses his meeting with a Mr. Barnes (Jeremiah R. Barnes), the new school preacher, describes his "tedious journey" from Philadelphia to Evansville, and shares his positive impressions of Evansville and its residents.
Dates: 1839/12/06

Josiah Warren collection

 Collection — Folder S1365
Identifier: S1365
Scope and Contents This collection comprises photostats of handwritten letters from the Warren family in Indiana and Ohio and a marriage certificate for Caroline and Josiah Warren, ranging from 1817 to 1853 regarding family life and news.
Dates: 1817-1853

Lowell Nussbaum postcard photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P002
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographic prints and negatives of postcards from Lowell Nussbaum in Indiana ranging from circa 1910 to 1930s regarding Indianapolis buildings, street scenes and surrounding Indiana cities.
Dates: circa 1910-1930s