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Armed Forces

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 17 Collections and/or Records:

Mrs. K. L. McGill collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0885
Scope and Contents The collection includes correspondence, newspaper clippings, and a card from various periods in U.S. history. The earliest document in the collection is dated 1812, and the latest item in 1951. The collection contains Civil War correspondence with Colonel Benjamin Harrison, as well as letter from World War I hero, Sergeant Samuel Woodfill.

The oversize folder contains military orders for the 20th Indiana regiment ranging from 1861 to 1864 (OB093).
Dates: 1812-1951

Richard L. Roudebush papers

Identifier: L612
Scope and Contents The collection is predominantly made up of correspondence between Richard Roudebush and various officials and constituents during the 89th, 90th and 91st U.S. Congresses (1966-1969).The collection includes correspondence, reports, and other papers relating to legislation on agriculture, air traffic safety, the Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore, housing programs and other civil rights measures, defense spending, crime, flood control in the Colorado River Basin and the Wabash River Valley, air...
Dates: 1960-1976

Robert Evans papers

 Collection — Folder S439
Identifier: S0439
Scope and Contents This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from Robert Evans in New Jersey on 1958/03/06 regarding serving in the Presidential Guard Company for President Eisenhower in 1957 and desire to leave army service and return home.
Dates: 1958/03/06

Robert F. Scott certificates

 Collection — Folder OBC165
Identifier: OBC165
Scope and Contents This collection contains two military commission certificates for the appointment of Robert F. Scott as assistant inspector general of the Indiana Legion. The first certificate was signed by Governor Alvin P. Hovey on June 23, 1890 and gave Scott the rank of captain. The second certificate was signed by Governor Ira J. Chase on February 12, 1892 and promoted Scott to the rank of lieutenant colonel.
Dates: 1890-1892

Roger B. Hinkle collection

Identifier: S2098
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters from Roger B. Hinkle in the United States Army ranging from 1944 to 1946 regarding arrmy life, movies, traveling, and etc.
Dates: 1944-1946

Urban C. Stover collection

Identifier: L151
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, writings, photographs, and clippings from Urban C. Stover and the Stover family in Indiana, Illinois, France ranging from 1918 to circa 1943, regarding his personal life, family, and work. Most of the correspondence consists of family letters written during and just after World War I, including letters from his son, Harney W. Stover, while he was stationed at the Great Lakes Naval Training Station (July-October 1918) and in France and New York...
Dates: 1918-circa 1943

William S. McClure letters

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0881
Scope and Contents The collection includes military orders, including orders issued from the offices of generals George Meade, Henry W. Halleck, and Alfred Pleasonton; military communications, muster rolls, commissions, and other official military papers; McClure's pension papers (1884-1900); papers relating to the military service of Dr. William J. McClure of Madison who served as Commissary of Subsistence in Washington D.C.; and personal correspondence and correspondence relating to the McClures' appointments...
Dates: 1861-1864, 1867-1900