Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:
Ewing family collection
Scope and Contents This collection comprises personal and business papers from the Ewing family, particulraly the brothers William Griffith (W.G.) and George Washington (G.W.) Ewing and their companies in Fort Wayne, Indiana and numerous other locations in the Midwest, ranging from 1818-1887, regarding land speculation; the fur trade; trade and relations with Native Americans and Hoosier pioneers; the settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest; the development of Fort Wayne; state and national politics; and...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Ewing family collection
Genevieve Tissot collection
Collection — Folder S1314
Scope and Contents When Genevieve Tissot requested information on students at the Indiana School for the Deaf, in 1978, she received a reply from the Indiana State Library. Ms. Tissot sent genealogy information on family members, including Permelia Aldice Palmer Davies, Aldice/Aldis Ladd Palmber, Corin/Corrin Ladd, Florilla/Flovilla Arminder Palmer, Thomas Palmer, Jr., as well as the eleven children of Fred and Etta/Ada Bates Davis, born between 1889 and 1903. The collection includes photocopies of two pages from...
Indiana schools student records collection
Collection — Folder S3106
Scope and Contents This collection contains materials ranging from 1915 to 1937, relating to various private and public schools throughout Indiana, including certificates and diplomas, announcements of commencement exercises, and a report card. Schools represented in the collection are: St. Joseph's Academy (Tipton, Indiana); Methodist Episcopal Sunday School (Edgewood, Indiana); Indianapolis Public Schools (Indianapolis, Indiana); Liberty and Washington Township Schools (Carbondale, Indiana); Jefferson Center...
Indianapolis Matinee Musicale records
Scope and Contents This collection includes meeting minutes, programs, memberships lists, treasury reports, correspondence, newspapers, active membership booklets, awards, constitutions, bylaws, photographs and miscellaneous documents from the Indianapolis Matinee Musicale ranging from 1877 to 2017 regarding the organization's purpose and activities.
William Winans Thomas papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from William Winans Thomas and family members in Indiana, Illinois, New York, Michigan, North Carolina and California; church records from Indiana; Indiana Constitutional Convention of 1850-1851; a phrenological almanac; a photograph of William Winans Thomas; and miscellaneous items ranging from 1812 to 1955 regarding church, financial and personal business, school records and politics.