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Richmond (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 38 Collections and/or Records:

Richmond, Indiana collection

 Collection — Folder S3108
Identifier: S3108
Scope and Contents The collection is an assortment of documents dated from 1888 and 1962 to 1967, relating to Richmond, Indiana community and cultural organizations. Organizations represented include the Richmond Civic Theatre, the Art Association of Richmond, Richmond Parks Club, the Tax Research Bureau of the Richmond Board of Realtors, Jaycees of Richmond, Old Settlers, American Friends Service Committee, Hayes Regional Arboretum, Society for the Preservation and Use of Resources, and Richmond's Committee of...
Dates: 1888, 1962-1967

Samuel W. Gaar collection

Identifier: V035
Scope and Contents This collection contains a daybook and ledger owned by Samuel W. Gaar of Richmond, Indiana. The bulk of the entries range from 1883 to 1884 and seem to be practice entries for his school work at the Richmond Business College. The ledger includes several pages with entries ranging from 1886 to 1888 regarding expenses paid to O. Yates, W.P. Lough, Jason Oakley and others during the construction of Mr. Gaar's home. The ledger also has one additional page that records $17.50 for "one suit of...
Dates: 1883-1894

Starr Piano Company collection

 Collection — Folder S2013
Identifier: S2013
Scope and Contents This collection includes a printed card from Starr Piano Company in Indianapolis, Indiana, regarding business advertising.
Dates: 1872-1919

Stephen Swaine collection

 Collection — Folder S1277
Identifier: S1277
Scope and Contents Two items in this collection are original hand-written documents in ink on long paper. The slightly smaller document is dated April 13, 1836, and is written by Samuel Fleming of Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana. Samuel promises to pay Stephen Swaine "of the same place" $800.00 for Lot #50 in the Borough of Richmond.

The second document has entries starting in 1827 and ending in 1842, listing payments made by Stephen Swaine to Dr. A. Alexander until the account was settled.
Dates: 1827-1842

Wayne County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1708
Scope and Contents This collection contains several items related to education in Wayne County, Indiana, including Joshua Williams's "Articles of Agreement" contract to teach school in the county for twelve months starting on November 3, 1828, photostat copies of articles of agreement to teach school for William Boroughs in 1835 and Vernon Ham 1837, a photostat copy of James Donelan's attendance records for his students in District 5 from 1849, Louisa A. Culbertson's teaching certificate signed by examiner A.C....
Dates: 1828-1957, undated

Whitewater Monthly Meeting of Friends history

 Collection — Folder S2446
Identifier: S2446
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of "History of Our Local Meeting: Its Founding, Activities and Workers," a ten-page history about the Whitewater Monthly Meeting of Friends of Richmond, Indiana written by Mary P. Thorpe and dated October 6, 1916. The copy of the history in this collection was typed from a copy loaned by Willard Heiss in November 1949.
Dates: 1916, 1949

William Dudley Foulke papers

Identifier: L056
Scope and Contents The collection includes William Dudley Foulke's correspondence relating to civil service reform, the women's rights movement, Indiana and national Republican Party politics, the Progressive Party in 1912 and 1916, American involvement in the Philippine Islands, and his work on behalf of American preparedness in World War I, and on behalf of the World Court, the League to Enforce Peace, and the League of Nations; copies of his extensive correspondence with Theodore Roosevelt regarding civil...
Dates: 1849-1932

Woman's Franchise League of Richmond record book

 Collection — Volume V309
Identifier: V309
Scope and Contents This collection contains the record book of the Woman's Franchise League of Richmond, Indiana and includes the organization's constitution and meeting minutes ranging from 1912 to 1920. Also included is a printed copy of the September 30, 1918 address made by President Woodrow Wilson before the United States Senate urging the passage of the suffrage bill and a list of the women who were members of the Richmond League.
Dates: 1912-1920