Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 58 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S3329
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, legal documents, tickets and other papers regarding railroads that operated in Indiana and range from 1839 to 1946, and undated. The collections contains an inventory of the Chicago, South Bend and Northern Indiana Railway; a letter to stock holders of the Columbus, Piqua, and Indiana Railroad Co.; a letter regarding an excursion to Northern Michigan by the Grand Rapids and Indiana Railroad Co.; legal documents of the Junction Railroad Co.; letters and...
Dates: 1839-1946, undated
Collection — Folder S2514
Scope and Contents This collection includes two mailings to the Indiana State Library from the Indianapolis Athletic Club, on October 27, 1977, and December 14, 1977, containing a letter, event flyers, and invitations. The events included the IU v. Purdue football game on November 19, 1977; concerts given by The Ink Spots and the Tommy Dorsey Orchestra; mixers, dinners, parties, and dance lessons. The letter contains information about the club's Junior Program.
Collection — Folder S1871
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two items. The first is a ribbon showing pictures of the members of the Indianapolis Light Artillery, "The Jolly Beggars," with the place name and date "Omaha, June 13-20, 1892". The second item is a letter transmitting the ribbon and providing a brief personal history of Battery A of the Indiana State Militia.
Dates: 1892, 1957
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes several Indianapolis Motor Speedway programs (1959-2011), a 5-piece collector's pin set (2000), a complimentary ticket to the IMS Hall of Fame Museum, two tickets to the Coors Light Carb Day (May 22, 2015), an IMS schedule of events for May 2015 and tickets to the 1981 and 1995 race.
Collection — Folder S2318
Scope and Contents This collection includes cards from a playing card set of Indiana authors created by the Indianapolis News in circa 1903. The cards feature portraits of thirteen authors along with their year of birth and year of death if the author was deceased. Along with the authors name, the cards list the titles of three of their works. On the reverse side of the card is an image of the Soldiers and Sailors Monument of Indianapolis and words, "...
Dates: circa 1903
Scope and Contents The collection contains documents related to all elements of planning the 1971 Indianapolis sesquicentennial, which began several years in advance. Papers include correspondence between commissioners and contractors for the various events and merchandise, proposals and suggestions for events as well as general notes and memos. The bulk of correspondence involves Thomas Kibler, Executive Director of the commission. Additionally, the collection contains information related to...
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, cards, invitations, flyers, ephemera, photographs, and news clippings collected or created by Inez M. Scholl in and around Indiana and the United States ranging from 1932 to 1972, regarding the Democratic party in Indiana, the Democratic National Committee, elections and political activity in Indiana. Notable material includes campaign materials for President Franklin D. Roosevelt, Governor Paul V. McNutt, correspondence with Omer Stokes Jackson and...
Scope and Contents This collection includes administrative records, correspondence, financial records, publications, and realia from Chester Parker in Indianapolis ranging from 1947 to 1951 regarding International Dairy Exposition Inc. Notable items include a page listing Wendell L. Willkie's wife as the chairman of the Women's National Advisory Committee in 1950, catalogs of entries for the 1st, 2nd and 3rd annual exposition, ticket passes, stickers, and flags.
Collection — Folder S2173
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials, including transcriptions, personal notes, letters, a poll book, a tax table, financial statements, bonds covering public officials, legal agreements, a political platform, a map, and a newspaper clipping, ranging from 1873 to 1970, regarding the town of Irvington, Indiana.Generally, the materials all relate to the civic and political affairs of the town of Irvington, now a neighborhood of Indianapolis. Topics covered include early...
Dates: 1873-1970; 2008-2016