Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S2588
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Pratt’s legal and political papers from the period 1831 to 1877. His legal papers include correspondence, briefs, legal and financial documents, and notes regarding his cases in Logansport and northern Indiana, including both criminal and civil cases. The collection also contains papers regarding collection of debts for eastern law firms and papers related to the settlement of the estate of Senator John Tipton. Additionally, there are correspondence and...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection — Folder S2064
Scope and Contents This collection comprises personal and business papers from the Ewing family, particulraly the brothers William Griffith (W.G.) and George Washington (G.W.) Ewing and their companies in Fort Wayne, Indiana and numerous other locations in the Midwest, ranging from 1818-1887, regarding land speculation; the fur trade; trade and relations with Native Americans and Hoosier pioneers; the settlement of Indiana and the Old Northwest; the development of Fort Wayne; state and national politics; and...
Collection — Box 5-8
Scope and Contents The collection includes materials dating from 1855 to 1965, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1902 to 1934. Included are clippings, scrapbooks, radio scripts, and manuscripts. The bulk of the collection is clippings about the political and editorial careers of Frederick Landis. In the boxes, there are primarily radio scripts and clippings, with some correspondence and small scrapbooks. The majority of the radio scripts are undated but were made during the late 1920s and...
Collection — Folder S2659
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a July 7, 1847 letter written by George Cannon and sent from Logansport, Indiana to F.S. Church of Providence, Rhode Island. In the letter Cannon mentions that he met a man who was going to build a steam saw mill and the man asked him to "obtain further particulars" regarding the rotary engine Mr. Church was manufacturing. He also mentions that a church convention was to be held in Delphi (Ind.) the following week and they expected to elect a new bishop.
Scope and Contents The collection includes four volumes, two each from the Georgetown Presbyterian Church and the Logansport Presbyterian Church, dated from 1829-1930. The volumes provide information on memberships, administrative activities, and related events. The Logansport record book (1829-1881) also provides some financial information about the church. Miscellaneous items in the collection include a receipt, letters, research notes, and a primary memory verse, dating from 1924-1935 and undated.
Collection — Folder S2636
Collection — Folder S2902
Scope and Contents This collection includes typed signed letters from Helen C. Augspurger, Ross F. Lockridge, Sr., V.L. Tatlock, J. William Ball and others in New Haven, Connecticut; Bloomington and Logansport, Indiana and other locations; programs schedules; and class records from some of the institutes ranging from 1948 to 1957 regarding the Institutes and arrangements.