Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 36 Collections and/or Records:
Scope and Contents This collection contains contracts, receipts, land documents, court papers, legal, and financial documents relating to the business affairs of Abraham Markle (1811–1826). Also included are photostats of original documents pertaining to Markle, mostly from the National Archives, relating to land grants given to Canadians who served in the U.S. Army during the War of 1812 (in Vigo County, Indiana). The collection also contains photostats of Vigo County commissioners’ records, justice...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers related to the early history of Fort Wayne. Included are a number of documents in French, recollections about the Henry Rudisill home and mill, copies of Henry Rudisill’s private letters, information pertaining to Captain William Wells and a legal document pertaining to the city of Fort Wayne. This collection also contains a copy of a legal document that appears to pertain to a county land sale that took place for the purposes of creating a canal, and a copy of...
Collection — Folder OB158
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials related to the early history of Allen County including a copy of the 1850 census schedule 5, products of industry for Wayne Township in Allen County and a copy of a legal document pertaining to a county land purchase for the purpose of creating a canal.
Dates: circa 1831-1850
Collection — Folder S0675
Scope and Contents This collection contains the deed for property located in Lawrence County, Indiana, purchased from Newton and Margaret Wright by Arcas E. and Nancy E. Hollowell on November 24, 1879. Also included is the statement and seal of George Bair, Recorder of Lawrence County, certifying that the deed is a true and complete copy and is dated June 9, 1933.
Dates: 1879, 1933
File — Folder S662
Collection — Folder S667
Scope and Contents This collection includes signed, autographed letters and postcards, printed flyers and a book from various members of the Wade family and others in Ohio, Indiana and Paris, France ranging from 1818 to 1878 and undated regarding family matters, retail and the life of Black Hawk.
Collection — Folder S196
Scope and Contents This collection includes original documents from the Burns family members in Ohio ranging from 1839 to 1849 regarding land deeds and receipts. There is also a deed from Montgomery County, Indiana from the Laricks family in 1848 regarding a land deed.
Dates: 1839/03/19-1849/04/23, undated
Collection — Folder S413
Item — Folder S263
Scope and Contents This collection consists of one item, which is a photostat of two handwritten pages of proceedings from a meeting held in Louisville on August 7, 1784. Attending the meeting were the trustees appointed by the Commonwealth of Virginia for the town of Clarksville. They met in accordance with "An act for surveying and apportioning the land grants to the Illinois Regiment and establishing a town within the said grant." The men present at the meeting were: Walker Daniel, George R. Clark, John...