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New Castle (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Central Union Telephone Company collection

Identifier: L289
Scope and Contents This collection includes blueprints and requests for permission to build from Central Union Telephone Company in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1913 to 1918 regarding the installation of telephone poles, cables, conduits, etc.

There is also a volume of court exhibits ranging from 1879 to 1886 concerning the trial of a superintendant of the company for criminal misconduct.
Dates: 1913-1918

Civil War collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1512
Scope and Contents This collection includes various badges (ribbons) from regimental reunions and veterans organizations' meetings, such as the Grand Army of the Republic and the Women's Relief Corps (WRC),in Indiana ranging from 1877 to 1921. There is also a postcard to John A. Cottman from William W. Dudley in Richmond, Indiana on June 20, 1873 regarding badges of the "Iron Brigade," which included the 19th Indiana Regiment. There are also 3 bound volumes containing photo-offset copies of...
Dates: 1873-1921

Clarence Smith papers

 Collection — Folder S2010
Identifier: S2010
Scope and Contents This collection includes two toll tickets from turnpike companies in Indiana regarding tolls.
Dates: circa 1870s

Clyde E. Applegate, Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet sales manual

 Collection — Folder S2720
Identifier: S2720
Scope and Contents This collection contains Clyde E. Applegate's 1926 Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet sales manual and includes advertisement letter samples, customer forms, a sales plan for the fall sales promotion, and statistics on chain stores and mail order houses.
Dates: 1926

Crawford family photograph collection

 Collection — Folder SP023
Identifier: SP023
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Crawford and Dawson families in Indiana ranging from circa 1890s to 1910s, depicting portraits of children, young adults, and family groups, and snapsnots of family members, which include a couple of American soliders, probably around World War I.
Dates: circa 1890-circa 1910

Earl E. Fitch railroad receipts

 Collection — Folder S1803
Identifier: S1803
Scope and Contents This collection is made up of 8 way-bills from the 1850s, most for merchandise shipped from Richmond to New Castle, Indiana. These way-bills show transactions for: the Eaton and Hamilton and Richmond and Miami Railroads; the Cincinnati, Logansport and Chicago Railroad; the Cincinnati and Chicago Railroad Line; and hauling for which shipping point and destination are handwritten without designation of a railroad line. Basic information on each way-bill consists of shipper,...
Dates: 1854-1856

Elijah Martindale collection

 Collection — Folder S907
Identifier: S0907
Scope and Contents This collection includes two partial copies of a speech given at The Old-Settlers meeting by Elijah Martindale in New Castle, Indiana ranging on 1871/08/10 regarding settling in Indiana, the War of 1812, and the Battle of Tippecanoe.
Dates: 1871

Helen Clift clippings

 Collection — Folder S1183
Identifier: S1183
Scope and Contents This collection includes forty-nine clippings of Kate Milner Rabb's Indianapolis Star newspaper column, "The Hoosier Listening Post," range from March 14, 1935 to July 25, 1935 that contain transcribed entries from diaries kept by Helen Clift of New Castle, Indiana in 1863 and 1865. Helen used her diary to record her daily chores, the weather, visitors, social activities, and other happenings in New Castle. Her 1863 diary also recorded her time teaching in Economy, Wayne County, Indiana and...
Dates: 1935

Herbert L. Heller papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0630
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters, notes, clippings, and other papers from Herbert L. Heller in Indiana ranging from 1867 to 1950, including notes for his dissertation on the education of African Americans in Indiana during the 19th century, a volume of lecture notes with pasted illustrations on art history, English history, and literature from 1867, and miscellaneous primary source materials he collected during historical research on education and religion in Indiana. The documents...
Dates: 1867-1950

Lois Fuller papers

 Collection — Folder S494
Identifier: S0494
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, signed letter from Lois Compton Fuller in New Castle, Indiana on December 18, 1934 regarding the donation of her autographed book, "When the World is New," to the Indiana State Library.
Dates: 1933