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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Daniel Bearss collection

Identifier: L013
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Bearss’ receipts, invoices, land documents, and account books relating to his business and land interests in Peru, Indiana. Also included are account books for his transactions with the Miami people (1838–1842), his Peru general store (1835–1845), and Peru sawmill (1851–1853). The collection also contains a letterbook containing copies of his letters relating to his claims against the Indiana and other business matters, correspondence (business...
Dates: 1830-1902

Deubener family collection

 Collection — Folder S0358
Identifier: S0358
Scope and Contents This collection includes family papers and business records from the Deubener family and Deubener's Shopping Bag, Inc. in St. Paul, Minnesota and Indiana ranging from 1887 to 1967 regarding family life, the estate of Henry J. Deubener, and the Deubener's invention of the shopping bag.
Dates: 1887-1967

Durham Coffee and Spice Company collection

 Collection — Folder S1969
Identifier: S1969
Scope and Contents This collection includes a picture and advertising card from Durham Coffee and Spice Company in Lafayette, Indiana.
Dates: circa 1877-1891

Grocery and Butcher Clerks Association minute book

 Collection — Volume V173
Identifier: V173
Scope and Contents This volume contains the minutes of the Grocery and Butcher Clerks Association in Indianapolis from August to October of 1893.
Dates: 1893 Aug.-1893 Oct.

Petty family photographs

 Collection — Folder SP089
Identifier: SP089
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from the Petty family in Indianapolis, Plainfield, and North Salem, Indiana ranging from circa 1860 to 1919 regarding members of the family, a grocery store in North Salem in 1917, and G. Harvey Petty's 8th grade class.
Dates: circa 1860-1919

Rushton and Sons collection

 Collection — Folder S1086
Identifier: S1086
Scope and Contents This collection is a photocopy of a ledger book kept by Rushton and Sons, in Center Valley, Indiana, in 1887 and 1888. The book is imprinted with numbers through 199, but many of the pages were not photocopied, presumably because they were blank. Most of the entries are alphabetical by last name of the purchaser. The list contains the item purchased and the cost. The last page, 199, has a prescription for "cholera enfantum" consisting of "two table spoonsful of Listerime in one quart of warm...
Dates: 1887-1888