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Autobiographies -- Indiana

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 13 Collections and/or Records:

Archibald Shaw autobiography

 Collection — Folder S1168
Identifier: S1168
Scope and Contents This collection includes a 100-page copy of the "Autobiography of Archibald Shaw," ranging from 1765 to 1934, regarding his family history, including the names of Shaw, Rous, Fitch, and more.

David I. McCormick papers

 Collection — Folder S869
Identifier: S0869
Scope and Contents This collection includes a discharge certificate, a catalogue of flags carried by Indiana regiments in the Mexican, Civil, and Spanish-American wars, and a typed autobiography from David I. McCormick in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1898 to 1929, regarding personal reminiscences, family history, Owen County, politics, the Civil War, and the Spanish-American War.

Ellsworth Walls collection

 Collection — Folder S1353
Identifier: S1353
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a 35-page autobiographical manuscript from Ellsworth Walls on December 14, 1936 covering his life from May 21, 1865 (his birth) to September 15, 1936 (the date of his wife Sarah's death).

Homer E. Sackett autobiography

 Collection — Folder S1751
Identifier: S1751
Scope and Contents The collection contains a photocopy of an autobiography written in the form of a letter to his son, Henry R. Sackett.

John Alfred Snook autobiography

 Collection — Folder S1215
Identifier: S1215
Scope and Contents There are two items in this collection: (1) Autobiography of John Alfred Snook (original and photocopy), and (2) letter to Louise Rebecca Rarick of Bloomington, Indiana, from "Aunt Floss" (Flossie Nina Bellinger), Poughkeepsie, N.Y. The autobiography consists of nine typed pages, beginning in the year of John's birth (1857) and ending in 1944 on page 8, with the last half of page 8 and page 9 written by one of his daughters. She gives her father's death date of December 9, 1950. The letter to...

Laura Clarinda Bammerlin Hall "This is My Life" autobiography

 Collection — Folder S2670
Identifier: S2670
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of an autobiography written by Laura Clarinda Bammerlin Hall and titled "This is My Life." Dated March 9, 1960 and written at the request of her daughter Violet Hall Perkins, Mrs. Hall included information about her parents and grandparents, her marriages, and childhood memories of living in Alabama. The autobiography includes a preface written by her daughter.

Lawrence A. Cassidy memoir

 Collection — Folder S0239
Identifier: S0239
Scope and Contents This collection consists of a letter from Cassidy containing a brief biographical sketch, as well as Cassidy’s typewritten memoirs of his time in the army, 1914-1919.

Louis L. Ludlow letter

 Collection — Folder S0857
Identifier: S0857
Scope and Contents This collection contains a May 16, 1924 handwritten letter by Louis L. Ludlow sent from Washington, D.C. to Howard M. Staunton, an attorney in Indianapolis. In the letter Ludlow lets Staunton know that he is sending him a copy of his new book From Cornfield to Press Gallery.

"Reminiscences of Jane Merrill Ketcham" volumes

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: V055
Scope and Contents This collection contains two copies of "Reminiscences of Jane Merrill Ketcham" written by Jane Merrill Ketcham about her life primarily for the use of her family.

Wabash County Historical Society newsletter

 Collection — Folder S1979
Identifier: S2128
Scope and Contents This collection includes one item from Ronald Woodward in Wabash County from 1979 regarding Wabash County Historical Society, including an autobiography of Nathan Macy, article on Captain J.H. Fountian, and diary portions of Newton Fowler.