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Indianapolis (Ind.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 603 Collections and/or Records:

William W. Jones photograph album

 Collection — Folder SP046
Identifier: SP046
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photography album from William W. Jones in the United States, ranging from 1939 to 1963, regarding his training and service in World War II and the Korean War. The album contains photographs of Jones and other military personnel at various training camps including Fort Harrison, Indiana, Fort Benning, Georgia, and Fort Campbell, Kentucky. It also contains several pieces of paper ephemera including souvenirs, a medical record, ration and pay cards, a liberty pass,...
Dates: 1939-1963

Willis M. Rexford collection

 Collection — Folder S1739
Identifier: S1739
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed document from Willis M. Rexford in Indianapolis, Indiana from 1941 regarding books.
Dates: 1941

Wilson family photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P005
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, a guide, clippings, and 1 videocassette tape from Lucile W. Wilson and the Wilson family in Indiana ranging from circa 1850s to 1995 regarding family life.
Dates: circa 1850s-1995

Women's Prison and Girls' Reformatory collection

 Collection — Folder S0278
Identifier: S0278
Scope and Contents This collection includes six copies of the same manuscript, written in 1902, by Rhoda M. Coffin, 3232 Groveland Avenue, Chicago, Illinois.Mrs. Coffin tells about her work in preaching the Gospel along with her husband, Charles F. Coffin, in jails, workhouses, and prisons throughout the country, beginning in 1865. In the winter of 1868, Indiana Governor Conrad Baker asked her and Charles to visit the prisons at Michigan City and Jeffersonville, and make a private report to him. As a...
Dates: 1902

Woodruff Place, Indianapolis, Indiana collection

 Collection — Folder OBC183
Identifier: OBC183
Scope and Contents This collection contains a pamphlet and images of Woodruff Place in Indianapolis, Indiana from the 20th century.
Dates: 20th century

World War II collection

 Collection — Folder S2125
Identifier: S2125
Scope and Contents This collection contains items related to the "Book and Author Bond Rally" held on October 7, 1943 at the Murat Theater in Indianapolis, Indiana, including two admission tickets to the event, with one stamped "Reserved Section" on the front; a flyer advertising the rally; a form to be used to exchange for a ticket; a May 28, 1946 letter sent by Eugene Pulliam, State Chairman of the U.S. Savings Bond Division, to Harold F. Brigham regarding his awarding of a War Bond Rally Medal; Brigham's War...
Dates: 1941-1946

World War II Defense Bond Rally, Indianapolis photograph collection

 Collection — Folder SP137
Identifier: SP137
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs taken at the Defense Bond Rally in Indianapolis, Indiana on January 15, 1942 during World War II, depicting Hoosier actress Carole Lombard, Will H. Hays, Eugene C. Pulliam, Governor Henry Schricker, Mayor Reginald H. Sullivan, Dr. Charles B. Coleman, and others. There is also a clipping featuring many photographs from the event.
Dates: 1942/01/15

World War II history student project oral histories

 Collection
Identifier: OH042
Scope and Contents This collection contains 22 oral history interview transcripts and their accompanying audiovisual tapes with people who lived during World War II, conducted by students who were often related to the interviewees, in April, 1990, regarding their experiences during the war.
Dates: 1990 April

World War II Memorial collection

 Collection
Identifier: L306
Scope and Contents This collection contains bidding documents and statistical information about the construction of the World War II Memorial in Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1997 to 1998, as well as information about the soldiers and units from Indiana who fought in that war from 1941 to 1945. There is information about medal of honor winners, about men buried in Europe, and ideas which people sent for inclusion in the Memorial.The collection includes architectural drawings ranging from 1997 to...
Dates: 1997-1998

World's Columbian Exposition collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2124
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, lists of World's Fair furniture taken by various individuals and organizations, and an itemized statement from individuals connected to Indiana's involvement with the 1893 World's Fair in Indianapolis, Indiana and Chicago, Illinois ranging from 1893 to 1894 regarding Indiana State Day, various pieces of furniture, and reimbursement for representing the State at the World's Fair.There is also a proclamation for the World's Columbian Exposition...
Dates: 1893-1894