Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 106 Collections and/or Records:
Indiana Oral History Roundtable collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence; printed newsletters; accounts of workshops; photographs; newspaper and magazine articles; and audio recordings from various contributors in Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1962 to 1985 regarding the interviewing of people and recording oral history and aspects of the organization.
Indianapolis Sesquicentennial Commission collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains documents related to all elements of planning the 1971 Indianapolis sesquicentennial, which began several years in advance. Papers include correspondence between commissioners and contractors for the various events and merchandise, proposals and suggestions for events as well as general notes and memos. The bulk of correspondence involves Thomas Kibler, Executive Director of the commission. Additionally, the collection contains information related to...
Indianapolis Times subscription receipt
Collection — Folder S3474
Scope and Contents This collection includes a September 17, 1940 receipt for a subscription to the Indianapolis Times. The receipt was part of a contest regarding new subscribers, with "All Aboard for Niagara Falls" printed at the top of the receipt and "Times Carriers' Greatest Vacation Trip" printed at the bottom.
Isaac Miller papers
Collection — Folder S0962
Scope and Contents This collection contains Isaac Miller's financial documents and receipts from Lebanon County, Pennsylvania, ranging from 1806 ot 1904, including documents regarding the estate of Henry Miller (1806-1856); financial documents and tax receipts from Fayette, Rush, and Hamilton Counties in Indiana (1858-1881); papers listing Miller's personal property sold at auction on October 29, 1869; a page from the 1904 Quaker periodical, The American Friend; and undated advertisement cards from various...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Isaac Miller papers
Jacob Scogin papers
Collection — Folder S1153
Scope and Contents This collection includes various documents and receipts from Jacob B. Scogin, in Lawrenceburgh, Indiana, ranging from 1835 to 1842, regarding business and finances for a boarding house as well as life in early Indiana. Included among items are memorandum books, miscellaneous accounting notes, and boarding receipts.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Jacob Scogin papers
James H. Srader papers
Collection — Folder S1182
Scope and Contents This collection includes James H. Srader's American Insurance Company receipts for 1872 and 1873 and tax receipts from the treasurer of Montgomery County, Indiana ranging from 1874 to 1876. The tax receipts include those made out to "George Frame's heirs" and paid by Srader. The collection also includes an undated envelope of the WM. Sumner & Co., Indianapolis, Indiana with "Agents Wheeler & Wilson: Sewing Machines, No. 10 West Washington St." printed on the front.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / James H. Srader papers
James Johnston papers
Collection — Folder S2731
Scope and Contents This collection includes receipts and correspondence from James Johnston in Wabash, Indiana ranging from 1850 to 1863 regarding District #5 of Wabash and Erie Canal Company.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / James Johnston papers
James M. Reeder collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains information relating to the Wabash and Erie Canal. There are three receipts from 1850 giving various amounts for work on the Canal. A letter from J. L. Williams, dated December 23, 1856, sums up the repair expenses for the year. Two hand-written sheets list property belonging to the trust on District No. 5, Wabash and Erie Canal, dated January 1, 1859. Some of the items listed are shovels, nails, crow bar, picks, wooden buckets, and wheel barrows. There are notations...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / James M. Reeder collection
Jefferson C. Davis collection
Scope and Contents The collection primarily consists of Jefferson C. Davis’s official military papers. During Davis’s time as quartermaster, the papers include receipts, bills, requisitions, and other documents relating to his Indianapolis based post (1861). As an officer in the field, Davis’s papers include official correspondence regarding duties, copies of telegrams to Gen. John C. Fremont, and military inspection reports sent to him while with the 14th Army Corps (1861–1865). The collection also contains...
Jeremiah Johnson papers
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed documents from Jeremiah Johnson and others in Indiana ranging from 1813 to 1851 and undated regarding receipts, promissory notes, contracts, land documents, and business and personal correspondence. There is also an oversize folder of materials ranging from 1822 to 1849 (OB218).
Dates: 1813-1851, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Jeremiah Johnson papers