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Found in 37 Collections and/or Records:

Robinson and Branham families collection

 Collection — Folder S1128
Identifier: S1128
Scope and Contents This collection includes twenty-three letters and documents of the Robinson and Branham families of Madison, Indiana, beginning with a list of purchases and costs in 1839, and ending with a funeral notice dated 1891. Two letters are undated but were written during the Civil War. A third undated letter was addressed to Miss Rebecca G. Robinson in Dayton, Alabama, after Mobile was crossed off. One of the documents is for the discharge for William H. Robinson who was in the 10th Regiment of...
Dates: 1839-1891

Sam Douglass collection

 Collection — Folder S0371
Identifier: S0371
Scope and Contents There are three items in this collection. The oldest is a receipt on blue paper, dated December 17, 1851, to Sam Douglass, for $1.75, for the purchase and repair of a hat. Another receipt is dated July 16, 1857, for $52.00, but the blanks have no name or purpose. The third item is not dated. It is a list of lumber and building supplies with the cost of each item.
Dates: 1851-1857

Samuel W. Gaar collection

Identifier: V035
Scope and Contents This collection contains a daybook and ledger owned by Samuel W. Gaar of Richmond, Indiana. The bulk of the entries range from 1883 to 1884 and seem to be practice entries for his school work at the Richmond Business College. The ledger includes several pages with entries ranging from 1886 to 1888 regarding expenses paid to O. Yates, W.P. Lough, Jason Oakley and others during the construction of Mr. Gaar's home. The ledger also has one additional page that records $17.50 for "one suit of...
Dates: 1883-1894

Thomas Silver collection

Identifier: L143
Scope and Contents The collection contains Thomas Silver’s personal correspondence, receipts, accounts, daybook, deeds, and other business papers related to his store, ranging from 1828 to 1866. Also included are accounts with wholesale merchants in Cincinnati and Philadelphia, and receipts, accounts, and business papers for Pendleton merchant and brother William Silver.
Dates: 1828-1866

W.B. Young daily journal

 Collection — Folder S1476
Identifier: S1476
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of a daily journal book W.B. Young in West Union, Adams County, Ohio and Fulton County, Indiana ranging from 1849 to 1867, generally concerning daily activities, travel, business, politics, and the weather.
Dates: 1849-1867

White Water Valley Turnpike Company record book

 Collection — Folder S0999
Identifier: S0999
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of a record book of the White Water Valley Turnpike Company located in Franklin County, Indiana. The record book includes entries ranging from 1867 to 1880 regarding the purchase of the turnpike in 1867; the company's articles of association and bylaws; lists of stockholders and the number of shares owned; board minutes; and accounts and gate receipts.
Dates: 1867-1880

William Henry Harrison Terrell collection

 Collection — Folder S1294
Identifier: S1294
Scope and Contents This collection includes papers, letters and clippings from William Henry Harrison Terrell in Indiana ranging from 1862 to 1883, regarding the U.S. Civil War, chiefly the claims on the Indiana State Arsenal during the U.S. Civil War (July 30, 1862); the state's settlement of claims and accounts at war's end (1865-1868), and Indiana soldiers' war service.
Dates: 1862-1883