Orange County (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white aerial photogrographs from 309th Observation Squadron of the United States Air Corps Reserve in Indiana ranging from 1931 to 1936 regarding counties and Civilian Conservation Corps company sites around the state. Photographs are stamped with the squadron's information and include the pilot's name and the date.
Aaron Maris funeral register
Collection — Folder S0904
Scope and Contents The collections consists of a register of funerals in Orange County, Indiana, ranging from 1897 to 1904.
Frank M. Hohenberger, Indiana State Department of Geology photograph album
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of photographs from negatives made for the Indiana State Department of Geology during the months of September and October, 1918, in Monroe, Lawrence, Martin, Orange, Washington, Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Crawford, Jefferson, Switzerland, Jennings, and Franklin counties, Indiana, by Frank W. Hohenberger, in Nashville, Indiana. The images largely depict natural sites, such as caves and rivers, but also mills, stone quarries, cemeteries, and other historic buildings.
Indiana Department of Natural Resources photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes the photographs from Indiana Department of Natural Resources in Indiana from 1967 and undated regarding state parks, nature sites and recreation areas, historic sites, landmarks, memorials, museums, and buildings around Indiana.
Dates: 1967, undated
Orange County, Indiana collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of items related to Orange County, Indiana. Folder 1 includes a circa 1887 French Lick Springs Hotel advertisement card; two copies of a paper on the hills and waters of Orange County given by Anna Maris at the Indiana Library Association convention at French Lick in October 1923; two 1926 letters sent to Mrs. Noble Cox of Indianapolis and written by Jesse M. Trinkle of Paoli regarding a postcard depicting a stagecoach at the old turnpike toll gate and a copy...
Dates: circa 1887-1974
Orange County, Indiana diary
Collection — Folder S2479
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of a daily diary kept by a teenager living in Orange County, Indiana from June 1856 to February 1858. The author never identifies himself, but the diary may have been kept by Francis M. Morris, the son of Washington and Mary Catherine (Jackson) Morris. The diary entries are usually short and mention the weather, farm activities, going to town and the mill, going to "meeting," and his father's activities. Some names of relatives mentioned include his uncles...
Owen and Orange counties election certificates
Collection — Folder S2411
Scope and Contents This collection contains an election returns document that certified the number of votes cast in Owen County for each candidate running for the office of governor and lieutenant governor in 1896. The certificate was signed by the clerk of the Owen Circuit Court on November 10, 1896 and includes the county seal. The second document is a sheriff's certification of the election of Perry McCart as joint representative of Dubois, Lawrence, and Orange counties, signed at the Orange County Courthouse...
Quintin W. Lomax papers
Collection — Folder S2581
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of the papers of Quintin W. Lomax. The papers include a copy of a November 23, 1856 letter sent by his grandfather Quintin from Orange County, Indiana to a cousin, Joseph Lomax, of Marion, Indiana. The letter discusses the presidential election, "putting down abolition", and hopes for the Union to be "safe for awhile longer". Also included are copies of two pages of Quintin W.'s handwritten thoughts regarding the importance of study and intellectual pursuit...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Quintin W. Lomax papers