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 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 81 Collections and/or Records:

Samuel Merrill papers

 Collection
Identifier: L106
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Samuel Merrill’s Civil War papers, including his letters to his wife and sister in Indianapolis from Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, and South Carolina (1862-1865). Also included are his war diary (1863), orders, clothing and equipment records, as well as other official military papers (1862-1865). The collection also contains business papers of Merrill and his family (1850-circa 1900), including papers of his father, essays on Indiana’s state capitals, and...
Dates: 1850-1924

School Reorganization Commission collection

 Collection
Identifier: L591
Scope and Contents This collection includes the records of the State Commission for the Reorganization of School Corporations from 1956 to 1967 regarding the consolidation of school corporations around the state of Indiana. The first series includes announcements, data sheets, maps, notes, agendas, and minutes of commission meetings. Hearing schedules, progress reports, maps, studies, lawsuits, legislative materials, and a variety of supplemental material, including rulings of the Indiana Supreme...
Dates: 1955-1967

Sherman Minton and Austin A. Cole letter and photograph

 Collection — Folder S0983
Identifier: S0983
Scope and Contents This collection includes a May 29, 1954 letter written by United States Supreme Court Justice Sherman Minton and sent to Dr. Austin A. Cole, principal of New Albany High School in New Albany, Indiana. In the letter, Minton thanks Cole for inviting him to the school's centennial celebration and states that it was "one of the happiest experience of my life." The collection also includes a photograph of Minton and Cole holding a portrait of Minton that was presented to the school by the school's...
Dates: 1954/05

Sherwood family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1174
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Sherwood family of Franklin County, Indiana ranging from 1816 to 1955. The collection includes a typewritten copy of the 1816 plat of Greensboro (now known as Blooming Grove), Franklin County, Indiana originally platted by James Sherwood and his brother-in-law John Naylor; an undated hand drawn plat of Blooming Grove noting locations of some businesses; a February 10, 1817 bond between Sherwood, Naylor and William Templeton; a...
Dates: 1816-1955

Shields, Rector, and Nigh family photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P072
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs and photograph albums from Hazel Shields Rector and Leanor Rector Nigh in Indiana ranging from circa 1900 to 1962 regarding the Shields, Rector, and Nigh families, as well as Nigh's friends, activities, and education. There are also 2 report cards: a 6th grade report cart for Leanor Rector (1928-1929) and an 11th grade report card for Wade Nigh (1927); and an oversize folder containing 2 group photographs including Wade Nigh from 1925 and 1931 and a...
Dates: circa 1900-1962

Switzerland County collection

 Collection — Folder S1697
Identifier: S1697
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of the constitution of the Switzerland County Agricultural Society dated January 29, 1866 and signed by the organization's secretary Thomas H. Downey and a program for the May 11, 1933 commencement exercises from the common school graduates of Pleasant and Craig Townships.
Dates: 1866-1933

Unidentified student photograph album

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: P042
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photograph album belonging to an unidentified young woman from Indiana ranging from circa 1913 to 1926 and undated, depicting her and her friends and family; activities, buildings, and graduations for Jackson High School in Greentown, Indiana, possibly Union City High School, Oxford College for Women, and Indiana Central College; recreation near the Mississinewa River and various lakes and natural places; and weddings.
Dates: circa 1913-1926, undated

Union County collection

 Collection — Folder S1700
Identifier: S1700
Scope and Contents This collection contains items related to Union County, Indiana, including a program for the tenth annual commencement of Harrison Township School held at Hanna's Creek Church on May 6, 1899, a program for Union County's June 15, 1916 centennial celebration, and a copy of "Beech Grove Academy," a historical sketch of the school written by Minnie Stanton Stivers in circa 1942.
Dates: 1899- circa 1942

Vermillion County collection

 Collection — Folder S1702
Identifier: S1702
Scope and Contents This collection contains a copy of a list compiled in 1959 of state senators and representatives who served Vermillion County, Indiana from 1825 to 1959 and a copy of "The History of Clinton City Schools," a historical sketch written by an unknown author in 1962.
Dates: 1959-1962

Walter W. Leslie collection

 Collection
Identifier: L567
Scope and Contents The collection includes the business and personal papers of the Leslie family, ranging from 1870 to 1969, and the Mohr family, ranging from 1835 to 1941. It has been organized into two main series, the Leslie family and Mohr family, with sub-series in each of personal papers and business papers, and a third series of oversize materials. The Leslie family series also includes sheet music. Business records of the Leslie family, which date from 1870 to 1969, include Walter Leslie’s...
Dates: 1835-1969