Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:
Austin H. Brown papers
Scope and Contents This collection contains Austin H. Brown’s personal and business correspondence, as well as documents of political appointments, indentures, checks, receipts, clippings, and compositions, programs and other ephemera from social and political activities such as membership to the Democratic Party and Masons organizations. The correspondence includes letters from his father, William J. Brown, his brother, George, and cousin, John Ferguson.There are also a Independent Relief Fire Co.,...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Austin H. Brown papers
Bromwell and Wright family photograph collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes tintype and carte-de-visite photographs from the Bromwell and Wright family in Indiana, Fairfield, Iowa, Lincoln, Nebraska, and Louisville, Kentucky, ranging from circa 1860 to 1900 regarding family members and friends of all ages.
Dates: circa 1860-1900
D. W. Welty collection
Collection — Folder S1384
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of hand-written letters and lists of members of the Welde, Welty, and Bowstead families ranging from 1889 to 1890, concerning detailed genealogical information with family names, dates, and places. There is also an invitation to the wedding of Olive M. Wilhite to Hugh S. Hadley on October 26, 1890 in Lake Valley, Indiana.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / D. W. Welty collection
Erma Cox papers
Collection — Folder S304
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopied, typed and autographed documents from Erma Cox, Celetina Phelps and others in Martinsville, Indiana ranging from 1889 to 1959 regarding Martinsville, Morgan County and United States history and poetry.
Dates: 1889-1959, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Erma Cox papers
George W. Grubbs letters
Collection — Folder S0553
Scope and Contents The collection contains letters written by George W. Grubbs to his family, ranging from 1863 to 1865, while serving in the U.S. Civil War. He talks about his family as well as his experiences in the war.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / George W. Grubbs letters
Lowell Nussbaum postcard photograph collection
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
Morgan County, Indiana collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains various items related to Morgan County, Indiana and its communities. Folder 1 includes a handwritten list of fourteen historical firsts regarding Mooresville, Indiana from an April 21, 1902 letter possibly written by Ida Fogleman; a circa 1960 typewritten essay by an unknown author about the establishment of the Mooresville School by the White Lick Monthly Meeting of the Society of Friends; and a photostat copy of a 1958 typewritten history of the Morgantown Methodist...
Mrs. Alex Dufek scrapbook
Collection — Folder S386
Scope and Contents This collection includes one scrapbook. On the inside front cover is a label, thus: "M. B. Collins, Photographer, Martinsville, Ind." This page also has an oval black and white reproduced painting of Ulysses and Juia Dent Grant with their three sons and one daughter. President Grant is in his military uniform. The scrapbook contains postcards, decorative advertisements, Bible verses, business cards, and newspaper clippings. Among the clippings are obituaries, marriage...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Mrs. Alex Dufek scrapbook
Wilson family photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, a guide, clippings, and 1 videocassette tape from Lucile W. Wilson and the Wilson family in Indiana ranging from circa 1850s to 1995 regarding family life.
Dates: circa 1850s-1995