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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 56 Collections and/or Records:

Robert D. Coleman oral history

 Collection — Folder OH022
Identifier: OH022
Scope and Contents The collection contains one transcript and 3 cassettes of three oral history interviews with Robert Davis Coleman, conducted by his daughter, Mary Jane Meeker during January 1-9, 1979. During the first interview, Coleman discusses his childhood (p. 1-38). The second interview continues the discussion of his childhood. He also discusses his parents and extended family, his father’s law practice, and his own early years as a lawyer (p. 39-73). During the third interview, Coleman tells about his...
Dates: 1979/01/02-1979/01/09

Robert S. Taylor papers

 Collection
Identifier: L563
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence and papers from Robert S. Taylor in Indiana, ranging from 1860 to 1918 with the bulk of the materials covering the 1870s-1910s. The papers mostly consist of Taylor’s legal correspondence with an emphasis on his patent cases. Among these materials is correspondence regarding patent cases involving the Fort Wayne Electric Company, Westinghouse, General Electric, American Bell Telephone Company, and various other companies and utilities. The...
Dates: 1860-1918, undated

Robert W. McBride papers

 Collection
Identifier: L288
Scope and Contents The collection contains some correspondence and a large number of speeches of Robert McBride. There are also some papers regarding the Union Light Guard as well as a pamphlet written by McBride and several drafts of his manuscript for Personal Recollections of Abraham Lincoln. A small amount of legal papers and papers relating to the Waterloo Rifle Company and Wheelway League are also included. Various membership and appointment certificates are...
Dates: 1863-1926

Ross Franklin Lockridge collection

 Collection
Identifier: L598
Scope and Contents The collection includes papers regarding Ross Franklin Lockridge's duties as director of Hoosier Historic Memorial Activities, ranging from 1825 to 1950 and undated. The bulk of the collection concerns New Harmony, Indiana and members of the Owen community, as well as Indiana historical events and figures. Also included are speeches and papers written by Lockridge and his students on early Hoosiers, including Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, and other Indiana and United States history...
Dates: 1877-1952

Samuel Fletcher Wood portrait engraving

 Collection — Folder OB239
Identifier: OB239
Scope and Contents This collection contains a portrait engraving of Samuel Fletcher Wood from the 19th century.
Dates: 19th century

Samuel J. Hochman and Ralph H. Schaupp reminiscences

 Collection — Folder S2349
Identifier: S2349
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of the reminiscences of Samuel J. Hochman and Ralph H. Schaupp. The circa 1960 handwritten memories are two pages long and were possibly written down for a North Central High School (Indianapolis) school project. Hochman mentions World War I, the Ku Klux Klan, Prohibition, the Great Depression, and the 1912 White River flood. Schaupp reminisces about his experiences during World War I and notes his membership in the Coif law honor society at Indiana...
Dates: circa 1960

Simon Yandes portrait drawing and paintings

 Collection — Folder OB125
Identifier: OB125
Scope and Contents This collection contains 3 portraits of Simon Yandes, a drawing and 2 paintings, created between 1860-1878.
Dates: circa 1860-1878

Thomas Dean collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0347
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters and receipts from Thomas Dean in Virginia, Ohio, and Indiana ranging from 1807 to 1852 regarding businesss matters, teaching, land sales, and working as an attorney and justice of the peace.

There is also an oversize land grant dated August 20, 1838 for land in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Dates: 1807-1852

Thomas Riley Marshall papers

 Collection
Identifier: L100
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials from Thomas Riley Marhsall ranging from 1863 to 1934, although the bulk of the materials date from 1868 to 1925. Materials include Marshall's speeches on Democratic politics and state and national affairs (1880s-1925); speeches to Masons and other fraternal organizations; speeches on law, schools, and history; and a manuscript draft of his Recollections. The correspondence covers his political affairs (1908-1925); letters of...
Dates: 1863-1934

Urban C. Stover collection

 Collection
Identifier: L151
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, writings, photographs, and clippings from Urban C. Stover and the Stover family in Indiana, Illinois, France ranging from 1918 to circa 1943, regarding his personal life, family, and work. Most of the correspondence consists of family letters written during and just after World War I, including letters from his son, Harney W. Stover, while he was stationed at the Great Lakes Naval Training Station (July-October 1918) and in France and New York...
Dates: 1918-circa 1943