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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 144 Collections and/or Records:

Lotus N. Mobley, French Croix de Guerre letter and certificate

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1879
Scope and Contents This collection includes a September 1, 1925 letter signed by United States Adjutant General John B. Shuman and sent to Jesse I. Mobley of Indianapolis, Indiana. The letter accompanied a certificate granting the Croix de Guerre award from the French Ministry of War (République Française Ministère de la Guerre) in Paris, France to Lotus N. Mobley, dated February 28, 1925, for his service fighting against the Germans and their allies during World War I (OBC029).
Dates: 1925/02/28; 1925/09/01

Louis Kiefer collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2640
Scope and Contents The collection includes a certificate from the United States Patent Office to Louis A. Kiefer of Indianapolis, Indiana on November 4, 1874 regarding the filing of "a caveat relating to an improvement in combined loose and fast pulley" (S2640).

There are also oversize certificates issued to Louis Kiefer by the Patriarchs Militant Lodge, ranging from 1905 to 1916 (OBD021).
Dates: 1874/11/04; 1905-1916

Luella K. Fickenbiner certificate

 Collection — Folder B039
Identifier: B039

Margaret Afflis Johnston collection

Identifier: L555
Scope and Contents This collection includes personal and political correspondence and papers, photographs, notebooks, publications and other materials from Margaret Afflis Johnston in Delphi, Carroll County and Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1916 to 1967, regarding her political career, public service, the Democratic Party in Indiana, the Indiana Women's Prison and the state correctional system, community engagement, and personal life. Campaign materials and periodicals for various democratic candidates and...
Dates: circa 1916-1967

Mary P. Frankum Sunday school temperance pledge

 Collection — Folder S2160
Identifier: S2160
Scope and Contents This collection includes a Sunday school temperance pledge certificate for Mary P. Frankum, signed by Philip Miller, president of the Sunday-School Temperance Society of the M.E. Church at Williamsport, Pennsylvania on October 21, 1860. "M.P. Frankum...Phoenixville, PA" is written in pencil on the back on the certificate.
Dates: 1860/10/21

Mary Smiley photograph collection

Identifier: P070
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Marie Stuart Edwards and the Shirk, Stuart, and Edwards families in Lafayette and Peru, Indiana and Marion, Ohio, as well as photographs, letters, and scrapbook pages from Mary Castner Smiley in Denver, Indiana, ranging from 1876 to 1990, regarding Edwards' women's suffrage activism (circa 1920-1922) and war work during World War II; family portraits of Edwards and three generations of the Stuart and Edwards families; the Shirk-Edwards House in Peru,...
Dates: 1876-1990

Matthew Dickerson, Indianapolis Auxiliary Police Corps certificate

 Collection — Folder S1851
Identifier: S1851
Scope and Contents This collection includes Matthew Dickerson's certificate of commission into the Indianapolis Auxiliary Police Corps awarded on October 30, 1944 and signed by Chief of Police Clifford F. Beeker.
Dates: 1944/10/30

Mrs. Eliza Jane Hall certificate

 Collection — Folder S0570
Identifier: S0570
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photostat of a certificate that Mrs. Eliza Jane Hall received on September 27, 1845. In recognition of her paying the sum of $5.00 at the North Indiana Annual Conference, Missionary Society, an auxilliary to the Missionary Society of the Methodist Episcopal Church, she was given lifetime membership. At the time of the donation of the photostat copy, the original certificate was housed at the Broadway Methodist Church in Indianapolis, Indiana.
Dates: 1845/09/27

Myrtie Barker collection

Identifier: L583
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, clippings, manuscripts, books, family papers, awards, and other materials from Myrtie Barker and the Barker family in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 1985 regarding her career as a writer and family life. There is also an oversize folder with a Sagamore of the Wabash award certificate, 1981/01/07; signed card from Indianapolis News staff, undated, and I Am...
Dates: 1907-1985

Nelson and Gilly Ann Perry registration certificates

 Collection — Folder S1906
Identifier: S1906
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two certificates of registration issued by Andrew Lewis, clerk of Gibson County, state of Indiana, certifying that "Nelson Perry, a mulatto of 33 years of age, and Gilly Ann Perry, a Negress of 28 years of age, were entitled to reside in the state of Indiana, as proved by the witness of each other, starting from the first day of November, 1851."
Dates: 1853