Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 7 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, indentures, deeds, tax receipts, and other legal documents of the Brady family of Fountain and Warren counties in Indiana ranging from 1801 to 1890. The collection includes the appraisal and auction sale documents (written in French) regarding the personal effects of James Brady that were left with Senateur Babin in Iberville, Louisiana (December, 1801); receipts and legal documents of John Brady (1811-1845) and William Brady (1838-1889); correspondence...
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters, official and legal documents, photographs and family papers, articles about Cornelius Mayer, and other materials belonging to Mayer ranging from 1628 to 1944 regarding Cornelius Mayer's family, his life and work, including drawing, and family business. There is also heraldic information, complete issues of the publication, Gewerbehalle, a German decorative arts periodical, a German rifle care manual, and a confectioners' recipe book from various authors in...
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, certificates, newspaper articles, recipes, an autograph book, scrapbooks, and correspondence from Frank Marshall Moorman and others in Lafayette and Indianapolis, Indiana and France ranging from 1879 to 1952, regarding family matters, club business, education, university life, and military orders, ranks and service during World War I.
Dates: 1879-1952; undated
Collection — Folder S0350
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of a letter from George Dennett in Elizabeth, New Jersey to his son Jack Dennett in Brookville, Indiana on March 7, 1869 regarding a death in the family, other family news, a recipe for pudding, and national politics.
Collection — Volume V027
Scope and Contents This collection includes John A. Birkle's account book containing entries ranging from 1913 to 1961, with the bulk ranging from 1913 to 1933 regarding his blacksmith and farming accounts. The account book was later used to record a number of recipes for cakes, cookies and wines and directions for canning green beans, making soap, and curing meat.
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 bound volumes containing photo-offset copies of original manuscripts compiled circa 1914 by William Davis regarding the movements, camps, campaigns, skirmishes and battles of the Seventh Indiana Infantry Regiment during the Civil War. Ranging from April 23, 1861 to June 30, 1863, the volumes include copies of diary entries, letters and the personal memories of Davis and his comrades John C. Henderson, Samuel G. List, and Samuel W. Vannuys. There are also three...
Dates: circa 1861-1870, 1914-1919
Collection — Folder S1774
Scope and Contents This collection includes family correspondence of the Violett family of Elkhart County, Indiana ranging from 1857 to 1908. Correspondents include Benjamin Violett; Ike Violett; Catherine VanMeter, sister of Chloe Violett; M.L. [Martin Luther] Bishop, Chloe's brother; James E. Bradford, half-brother of Caroline (Squire) Violett; Emily J. Platten, sister of Caroline; John Squires, brother of Caroline; Jessie, grandaughter of Chloe; and Rose and Mary Violett. Nonfamily correspondents include...