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Centennial celebrations, etc

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

Harrison County collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1670
Scope and Contents This collection contains several items related to Harrison County, Indiana, including a daybook used by Cyrus Vigus of Corydon from 1826 to 1830; the Corydon Normal School roll book for 1878-1879; a cloth badge and button from the Indiana Centennial Celebration at Corydon in June 1916; a copy of "Cedar Farm...a Tribute," an essay written by Emma S. N. Carleton about the Kintner family dated May 29, 1919; and a one-page document about "Song Corydon" and the Earl Smith family copied by Lydia...
Dates: 1826-1962

Hendricks County, Indiana clippings

 Collection — Folder S1889
Identifier: S1889
Scope and Contents This collection includes twelve newspaper and photocopied clippings in the collection, dating from 1957-1966 from various Hendricks County newspapers. Six of the clippings concern school personnel and the history of schools in the county. Three clippings profile local personalities. One focuses on the subject of a dangerous bridge in the county. Another spotlights the centennial celebration in Amo, Indiana; and one explains how a caved-in roof from heavy snow brought about the building of the...
Dates: 1957-1964

Indiana bicentennial collection

 Collection
Identifier: L502
Scope and Contents In 2015-2016, each county coordinator, public library, historical society and various clubs and organizations were asked to submit bicentennial records for inclusion to a bicentennial manuscript collection within the Rare Books and Manuscripts Division. Records submitted included correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, photographs, videos and other documentation highlighting programs, services and events occurring in their county ranging from 2013 to 2016. In 2016, students across...
Dates: 2013-2016

Indiana Centennial Commission photographs

 Collection — Folder SP129
Identifier: SP129
Scope and Contents This collection contains two black-and-white photographs of the Indiana Centennial Commission, taken in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1916.
Dates: 1916

Indiana centennial pageant photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SP127
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs of 4 pageants celebrating Indiana's centennial in Knox, Spencer, and Parke counties and at Earlham College in 1916.
Dates: 1916

Indiana Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution records

 Collection
Identifier: L584
Scope and Contents This collection contains records of the Indiana Commission on the Bicentennial of the United States Constitution ranging from 1969 to 1992 compiled by C. Ray Ewick's during his time as secretary of the commission. The collection includes correspondence, memos, press releases, publications, and other documents related to Ewick's work with the Indiana commission and apart from loose material and publications found with the records, Ewick's organization of his files has been maintained....
Dates: 1969-1992

Indiana Historical Bureau collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2227
Scope and Contents This collection includes typewritten transcriptions of correspondence contained in the Dunihue papers on deposit at Indiana University. Ranging from 1832 to 1836, the letters were sent to Alexander and Daniel Dunihue of Bedford, Indiana from their cousins Harriet E. Gardiner and Caroline Gardiner and from Richard Wigginton Thompson. The collection also includes photostats of the following documents copied from the originals housed in the Lincoln Financial Foundation Collection,...
Dates: 1832-1950

Indiana Historical Commission, Indiana Centennial Medal papers

 Collection — Folder B063
Identifier: B063
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and accounting materials created by the Indiana Historical Commission related to the Indiana Centennial medal around 1916.
Dates: circa 1916

Indiana Historical Commission letter

 Collection — Folder S1570
Identifier: S1570
Scope and Contents This collection contains a form letter sent by the Walter C. Woodward and and Lucy M. Elliott of the Indiana Historical Commission in 1921, inviting "centennial workers" to a reunion lunch in Indianapolis, Indiana on December 10, 1921.
Dates: 1921

Indiana sesquicentennial celebration print

 Collection — Folder OBE019
Identifier: OBE019
Scope and Contents This collection contains one print, numbered 2 of 200 and signed by White commemorating the Indiana sesquicentennial.
Dates: 1975-1976