Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:
Claude M. Gray papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, military documents, such as telegrams, transport orders, and bulletins, pay record book, tickets, identification cards, Gray's World War I diary, World War I photographs and postcards, Rose Polytechnic Institute school materials, recommendation letters, service records, photocopies of newspaper clippings, autobiographical materials, memorials, insurance vouchers, a charcoal drawing of Gray during WWI, and realia from World War I and Rose Polytechnic...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Claude M. Gray papers
Harry D. Smith collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes Harry D. Smith's correspondence to and from his family, specifically his cousin, David C. Spraker (brother of Sarah Eva Spaker Smith), a prominent figure in the Kokomo, Indiana banking industry; family photographs, and one glass plate negative ranging from 1890 to 1950.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Harry D. Smith collection
Henry H. and Olive Brunner collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains Henry H. Brunner's engineering and physics reports and plate drawings from his time as a student at Colorado College from 1910 to 1915; copies of two publications from February and April 1918 regarding a referendum on a report of water-power development by the Chamber of Commerce of the United States of America; and a copy of the pamphlet Summary of the Seventh Annual Meeting of the Chamber of Commerce of the United States from 1919. Two...
Dates: 1900-circa 1980s
J. D. Adams and Company records
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of three parts. One part is that of annual, financial and various other business reports. This portion holds annual reports from 1929 until 1957, as well as other business records. The second portion of the collection are photocopies of photographs and pictures illustrating the company, its employees and machines from around 1932 until 1974. The last part of the collection consists of the catalogs that the company used to aid their salespeople and guide buyers...
John Colton Sr. collection
Collection — Folder S286
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photocopy of a notebook kept by Mr. Colton in the late 1870s and 1880s. In large part, it contains accounts of his journeys to and from the United States and England, complete with accurate accounting of time spent and miles traveled. In addition to the accounts, Mr. Colton took many notes on feats of engineering and sea exploration of the time. Of particular note, are sections on the Brooklyn Bridge and the Statue of Liberty. The notebooks also contains a few...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / John Colton Sr. collection
Leslie A. Weaver photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials regarding Leslie A. Weaver’s life, particularly his military service, ranging from 1937 to 2005. It is arranged into three sections, photographs and slides, papers and records, and three-dimensional objects. The largest part of the collection is photographs which range from military portraits to images of Iwo Jima in 1945 to time spent in Japan after World War II to family photographs. These photographs are arranged chronologically. ...
Luster Ray Kleinknight collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes programs, photographs, and papers from Luster Kleinknight ranging from 1877 to 1949 regarding his early life, high school, Purdue University and his study of engineer, the Triangle Fraternity, Field Artillery Central Officers Training School (F.A.C.O.T.S.) at Camp Zachary Taylor, travel, and social functions. Included is a great deal of ephemera, theatre, orchestra, and other entertainment programs, as well as tickets for events and transportation, photographs,...
R.H. Fauntleroy papers
Collection — Folder S449
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from R. H. Fauntleroy in Indianapolis, Indiana on 1845/06/22 regarding canals and various formulas regarding the construction.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / R.H. Fauntleroy papers
Robert W. Curry, "Courthouses of Indiana" photograph album
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photograph album from Robert W. Curry in Indiana circa 1940 with photographs depicting Indiana county courthouses.
Dates: circa 1940
Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust, Allison Branch collection
Collection — Folder S2307
Scope and Contents This collection contains several items ranging from 1946 to 2011 from the Rolls-Royce Heritage Trust/Allison Branch archives of Indianapolis, Indiana. The items include a "Fact Sheet" about the Allison Gas Turbine Division, General Motors Corporation, a copy of "History of Allison Engine School Locations," and a copy of "Allison - The Man, the Name, the Tradition," a history of the Indianapolis operations, all from the 1980s; a copy of "James A. Allison Story," an undated two-page biography; a...