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Receipts (Acknowledgements) -- Indiana

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:

Abel C. Pepper collection

 Collection — Folder S1723
Identifier: S1723
Scope and Contents This collection contains a November 22, 1835 letter written by Indian Agent Abel C. Pepper that accompanied a treasury warrant (no. 2280) for $1,430 drawn on the State Bank of Indiana at Indianapolis. Pepper requested that the amount be paid to his credit and that a receipt of acknowledgement be returned by mail. The warrant is not part of the collection.
Dates: 1834

Andrew Gardner papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2920
Scope and Contents The four folders contain papers about the improvement of the Wabash River from 1834 to 1839, business papers, receipts, letters, tax receipts, railroad proposals, and an account book.The oldest item in folder 1 is a tax receipt for forty cents for 1830 on half town lot no. 157 in Vincennes paid by A. Gardner. There are two documents dated 1834, but the remaining documents in this folder are all dated 1835. One item entitled “Memorandum of snags taken out of Black Cut Off” lists the...
Dates: 1830-1872

Belt, Butler and Company bills of sale

 Collection — Folder S1923
Identifier: S1923
Scope and Contents This collection contains three bills of sale for furs purchased from George W. Turner by Belt, Butler and Company, exporters of raw furs and ginseng. The purchases were of pelts from skunks, raccoons, opossums, red foxes, minks, sheep, and other animals. The bills of sale are a record of prices at the turn of the last century.
Dates: 1887-1894

Central Canal receipt

 Collection — Folder S2829
Identifier: S2829
Scope and Contents Dated November 30, 1848, the collection consists of one "due to" statement of hours worked by Robert Earl on the Central Canal, for a total due amount of $57.87. That sum covers 51 3/4 days' Work and 18 1/2 days' work with wagon.

The note is signed by Robert Greenfield, Superintendent, North Devishian [Division]. On the verso of the note, William Sullivan, a justice of the peace, has sworn to and justified the account.
Dates: 1848/11/30

Effa Danner collection

 Collection — Folder S2602
Identifier: S2602
Scope and Contents This collection consists of 35 different items that can be grouped into several different types. The first is three letters written around 1927 from Mrs. A.V. Danner talking about various steamboats. Accompanying these letters is a newspaper clipping from the same time period about the steamboat “Jacob Strader”. The bulk of the collection is a series of receipts from various steamboat companies from 1849 to 1857. Generally speaking, each receipt includes the ship name, ports that it picked up...
Dates: 1849-1927

Indiana True Democrat subscription receipt

 Collection — Folder S2529
Identifier: S2529
Scope and Contents This collection includes a receipt made out to James Ballanger for a one year subscription to the Indiana True Democrat, dated Nov. 11, 1851 and signed by R.(Rawson) Voile and N.(Nathan) Stanton.
Dates: 1851/11/11

John S. Spann and Company collection

 Collection — Folder S1588
Identifier: S1588
Scope and Contents This collection includes a number of receipts issued to the John S. Spann and Company from various Indianapolis service and supply companies ranging from 1880 to 1993. Also included are several receipts made out to H. J. Spann (1893 to 1894) and an Indiana Bicycle Company warranty certificate (circa 1890s).
Dates: 1880-1894

Martha Enyart collection

 Collection — Folder S2033
Identifier: S2033
Scope and Contents This collection ranges from 1891-1899 and includes receipts written to William Swartz for payment of taxes and tree purchases. One receipt was written to Mrs. William Swartz by J.C. Boyer and Company of Waterloo, Indiana.

Other items include an announcement of Jennie North's funeral in Waterloo, a deed conveying cemetery property from Josephine and Frank Willis to Tarring Swartz, and one page of a letter to "Dear folks at home" from Wausion, Ohio.
Dates: 1891-1899

William Barnett receipt

 Collection — Folder S2663
Identifier: S2663
Scope and Contents This collection includes William Barnett's receipt for payment of his subscription to the Delphi Journal dated January 10, 1859 and signed by J.B. Scott.
Dates: 1859/01/10

William Prince papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1084
Scope and Contents The collection consists largely of correspondence and documents recording payments during William Prince’s time as Indian agent at Vincennes, Indiana.

There is also a land grant belonging to Prince dated February 27, 1813 (OB174).
Dates: 1813-1834