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Family history

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 182 Collections and/or Records:

Nichols family genealogy

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3302
Scope and Contents This collection contains the genealogy papers of members of the Nichols family, including correspondence with The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy Papers and Descendants of First Families organizations regarding publication of genealogical information of the family.
Dates: 1924-1977

Noah Davis collection

 Collection — Folder S0341
Identifier: S0340
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of letters, articles, and photographs from the Davis family in Indiana ranging from 1851 to 1972 regarding famly life and business and the U.S. Civil War. There are also genealogical charts prepared by Julia Helen Davis Smith on October 31, 1972. Subjects of the photographs are family reunions and a G.A.R. convention. The articles contain information about medicines, women, temperance meetings, and a washing machine.
Dates: 1851-1972

Noah Noble collection

Identifier: L118
Scope and Contents The collection contains Noah Noble's personal and political correspondence regarding state and national Whig politics, as well as his campaign for governor of Indiana. Included are letters relating to the Internal Improvement Board, its projects, and correspondence pertaining to the state's debts arisen from such projects.Correspondents include John Badollet, Samuel Bigger, Michael G. Bright, David Burr, Henry Clay, John Wesley Davis, John Dowling, George H. Dunn, Paris C. Dunning,...
Dates: 1816-1900s

Norma Marie Mueller collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: OBC149
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs and certificates for Norma Marie Mueller and her parents ranging from 1882 to 1938.
Dates: 1882-1938

Pabody family papers

 Collection — Folder S1012
Identifier: S1012
Scope and Contents This collection contains letters, poems, memoirs and funeral address of the Pabody family. It contains two original letters from Rep. William Graham of the twenty-fifth Congress to Ezra F. Pabody. The other letters are copies of the originals.Folder 1. Correspondence and papers, 1822-1877.1822 Feb. 5 Avery, Dr. N. to Ezra F. Pabody, TL 1823 Oct. 30 Avery, Dr. N. to Ezra F. Pabody, TL 1826-1862 Commissions Issued to Ezra F. Pabody, TL 1829 Dec. 14 Pabody, Ezra F. to...
Dates: 1822-1935

Paul Dresser and Theodore Dreiser collection

 Collection — Folder S0381
Identifier: S0381
Scope and Contents The oldest item is the Old Mill time book, which Johann Paul Dreiser, Sr., manager of the Sullivan Woolen Mills, kept from March 1895 to 1901. A. R. Markle wrote a 9-page, typed article entitled “Paul Dresser‟s Birthplace.” There are several newspaper articles, which have been photocopied, about the family. A two-page article from The Rendells, Inc., entitled “Dreiser Answers Legal Objections to the Highly Controversial Text of His America Is Worth Saving‟ reports that he wrote the book in 1940...
Dates: 1895-1949

Pearl Lloyd papers

Identifier: L092
Scope and Contents This collection includes school compositions, financial documents, autographed and typed correspondence, newspaper clippings, greeting cards and sympathy cards, business advertisements, certificates of completion, and school event programs from Pearl Lloyd and others in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, New York and elsewhere ranging from 1869 to 1956, regarding teachers, education, family matters, and financial matters.
Dates: 1869-1956; undated

Pering and Carter families collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1052
Scope and Contents The collection includes Alfred Pering's correspondence with his fiancée, Eda Carter, while he was in Salem and she was in Bloomington (1852-1953); his letters while he was traveling to Louisville, Philadelphia, and Atlantic City (1869); land documents of the Pering and Carter families in Monroe and Washington counties (1821-ca. 1900); newspaper clippings (1829-1920); other family and business letters; and transcripts of letters written by Pering’s father, Cornelius Pering, from Bloomington to...
Dates: 1821-1920

Philpott and Ludlow family papers

 Collection — Folder S0858
Identifier: S0858
Scope and Contents This collection contains three documents regarding a dispute over 1,016 pounds of crop tobacco between Elizabeth Philpott and Hugh Mitchell from Charles County, Maryland (1752-1754); a settlement document for the closing of Ross Smiley's business (May 29, 1820); a letter sent to John Philpott of Fayette County, Indiana from Richard A. Buckner of Greensburg, Kentucky inquiring if Philpott would like him to represent him in determining if he's entitled to part of the proceeds from an estate of a...
Dates: 1752-1909

Pippenger and Pittenger family collection

Identifier: L562
Scope and Contents Collection contains genealogical material relating to Wesley E. Pippenger’s research papers and correspondence of the Pippenger and Pittenger families of New Jersey, Ohio, Indiana, and Missouri. The material covers family of Richard Pittenger (circa 1642-1715) including family trees, maps, letters, notes by family researchers, copies of articles and books relating to the family, copies of wills and historical documents and records, family group sheets, family histories, and other papers...
Dates: 1640-1995