Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S650
Collection — Folder S1123
Scope and Contents This collection includes eighteen letters and one fragment of a letter, written in ink to "Mother and Sister" by Daniel Roberts during his time as a Civil War soldier, with the exception of the last letter, written in 1871 by both Dan and his wife Sally (Sarah). Daniel served first in Company K, 8th Indiana Volunteer Regiment, and then in February 1864, he told his mother and sister to write to him in Company P, 69th Indiana Volunteer Regiment.On July 6, 1863, Daniel wrote from...
Dates: 1861-1864; 1871
Collection — Folder S258
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed letters and autographed and typed transcripts of letters from Eli H. Clampitt in Indiana and Civil War locations ranging from 1861-1866, regarding family business and army life. Also included are two printed copies from the original tintypes of Eli H. Clampitt and Mark A. Clampitt with his wife, Mary Ann Fouch. The child's identity is unknown.
Collection — Folder S454
Collection — Folder S2585
Scope and Contents This collection includes one 34-page, typed manuscript and one envelope front from Frank E. Stevenson in Rockville, Indiana from about 1913 regarding the state of preparedness of the U.S. military for war. The envelope is addressed to Major F. E. Stevenson, Field Artillery Ind. Nat. Guard, Rockville, Ind., with a return address of War Department, Division of Militia Affairs and marked "Official Business." Written on the envelope is "Report 7055/76," "Are we prepared for war," and "Rockville...
Collection — Folder S1556
Scope and Contents This notebook contains handwritten copies of documents from the Archives Nationales in Paris, France, transcribed in 1924, relating to the war between the French and the Chickasaw Indians in 1736. The records include accounts of the French troops' expedition against the Chickasaw tribe, given on June 28, 1736 and on March [May] 27, 1736 by Jean-Baptiste Le Moyne de Bienville; a 1736 letter from Monsieur de Cremont to the minister; two accounts of the defeat of Pierre D'Artaguiette at the...
Collection — Folder S468
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection includes genealogy research about the Jackman and related families ranging from 1893 to 1996. The collection also contains a DAR application, newspaper clippings from Indianapolis and photographs of the Zinkan, Jackman, Kidwell,and Truelove families.
Dates: 1893- 1996
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials regarding Leslie A. Weaver’s life, particularly his military service, ranging from 1937 to 2005. It is arranged into three sections, photographs and slides, papers and records, and three-dimensional objects. The largest part of the collection is photographs which range from military portraits to images of Iwo Jima in 1945 to time spent in Japan after World War II to family photographs. These photographs are arranged chronologically. ...
Scope and Contents This collection includes family correspondence (both original and photostats), military papers, and a land grant from the McCole family, principally William and C.J. McCole, from 1834 to 1910 regarding the Civil War and family matters.