Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 15 Collections and/or Records:
A. J. Stag photographs
Collection — Folder SP094
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the photograph album of A. J. Stag in Indiana circa 1907 regarding agriculture, excavation and construction, African American children and workers, men rowing on a lake, and a wrecked boat.
Dates: circa 1907
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / A. J. Stag photographs
Amos Hatheway papers
Collection — Folder S609
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of the specifications for the building of the Gibson County Courthouse in Princeton,Indiana in 1841, a letter asking for clarification for specifications and suggestions for painting the courthouse signed by Barlow & Ames, a listing for the full cost to build the courthouse, a bill from E.W. Wilkerson regarding masonry work, and bills for plastering, bricks, painting, sundries, rough rock, and glazing for the courthouse.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Amos Hatheway papers
Central Soya, Decatur, Indiana photographs
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains photographs of the construction at Central Soya in Decatur, Indiana in 1958. These photographs depict the various stages in the construction of buildings and storage facilities. MacLean Photo Service in Decatur, Indiana originally took the photographs. This company also numbered and dated the photographs wehen they were taken. Photographs of Central Soya are arranged by the dates on the back. Also within the collection is one picture without a date, on the back side of...
Charles G. Pickett papers
Collection — Folder S1061
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of a letter from Charles G. Pickett to Roger H. Phillips on February 16, 1939, as well as a report submitted to Indiana Governor Maurice Clifford Townsend, dated January 23, 1939, regarding concerns about proposed H.B. 229, which would give the Administrative Building Council of Indiana increased authority over the construction of public buildings, including schools. Pickett's report includes findings pertaining to a two-year investigation of the construction...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Charles G. Pickett papers
Connersville Central State Bank collection
Collection — Folder S2502
Scope and Contents This collection includes invoices, bills of sale, and records of payment for the extension of the Central State Bank in Connersville, Indiana, ranging from 1912 and 1913. Carl Smith was the bank's agent for construction. W. H. Garns served as the architect. S. E. Miller was the contractor. Costs are listed for wiring, lighting, painting, and other construction expenses.
Harry Sheagley photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection consists of black and white photographs and negatives, with a few color negatives, taken by Harry Sheagley. The majority of the photographs were taken in his capacity as professional photographer, while some appear to be for his own personal collection. The negatives are black and white 3x5-inch, with a few color and 35mm negatives, the bulk of which are images from his photography business, and some of his family.
Huber, Hunt and Nichols, Inc., City-County Building construction photographs
Collection — Folder SP119
Scope and Contents The collection includes double-sided black and white printed photographs from Huber, Hunt and Nichols, Inc., general contractors, of the City-County Building in Indianapolis, Indiana under construction, ranging from 1960 to 1961.
Indiana Department of Conservation, Lincoln Boyhood National Memorial photograph collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Indiana Department of Conservation in Lincoln City, Indiana ranging from circa 1935 to circa 1946 regarding the planning and construction of the memorial, including the creation and installation of its bas-relief panels, and the shots of the site itself. There are also numerous photographs of meetings and ceremonies which include members of the Indiana Lincoln Union and the Indiana Department of Conservation, as well as Indiana governors, at the...
Dates: circa 1935-circa 1946
Indianapolis Union Depot contract advertisement
Collection — Folder OB133
Scope and Contents This collection contains an advertisement for the construction and opening of the Indianapolis Union Depot created in 1852.
Dates: 1852 May
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