Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 94 Collections and/or Records:
Sherwood family collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Sherwood family of Franklin County, Indiana ranging from 1816 to 1955. The collection includes a typewritten copy of the 1816 plat of Greensboro (now known as Blooming Grove), Franklin County, Indiana originally platted by James Sherwood and his brother-in-law John Naylor; an undated hand drawn plat of Blooming Grove noting locations of some businesses; a February 10, 1817 bond between Sherwood, Naylor and William Templeton; a...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Sherwood family collection
Susan Miller Carter collection
Collection — Folder S2266
Scope and Contents This collection consists of several items donated by Susan Miller Carter, including a 1928 Lynn High School (Randolph County, Indiana) alumni pamphlet containing songs related to seniors and the high school alumni, an invitation to an April 22, 1952 dinner given by the Board of Directors of the Indiana State Symphony Society in honor of Dr. G. H. A. Clowes, a program from the Dr. G. H. A. Clowes dinner, and an invitation and reply card addressed to Susan Miller Carter for "An Evening in Old...
Switzerland County collection
Collection — Folder S1697
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of the constitution of the Switzerland County Agricultural Society dated January 29, 1866 and signed by the organization's secretary Thomas H. Downey and a program for the May 11, 1933 commencement exercises from the common school graduates of Pleasant and Craig Townships.
The Indiana Weavers Guild collection
Scope and Contents The collection contains mainly newsletters and correspondence from the Indiana Weavers Guild ranging from 1943 to 1992. Within the newsletters are instructions on how to create weaving patterns and designs. The newsletters also include weaving samples from members with information on how they were created. Also included are account ledgers, membership rolls, yearbooks, a History of the Guild (1943-1983), newspaper clippings, scrapbooks, woven ribbon and bookmarks, the President’s sash, meeting...
Union County collection
Collection — Folder S1700
Scope and Contents This collection contains items related to Union County, Indiana, including a program for the tenth annual commencement of Harrison Township School held at Hanna's Creek Church on May 6, 1899, a program for Union County's June 15, 1916 centennial celebration, and a copy of "Beech Grove Academy," a historical sketch of the school written by Minnie Stanton Stivers in circa 1942.
Dates: 1899- circa 1942
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Union County collection
Upland, Indiana Labor Day rodeo programs
Collection — Folder OB140
Scope and Contents This collection contains two programs for the 31st annual Upland Labor Day rodeo which took place September 3-5, 1977.
Dates: 1977 September
Virgene Rock, Stephens College scrapbook
Collection — Box 1
Scope and Contents This collection contains a scrapbook with mementos saved by Virgene Rock from her freshman year at Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri. Ranging from 1946 to 1947. The items in the scrapbook include programs for plays and musical performances, dance cards, sorority memorabilia, and correspondence.
Virgil Davis collection
Collection — Folder S0341
Scope and Contents This collection includes 5 items from Virgil Davis in Indiana ranging from 1803 to 1967, which consist of a notebook listing the deceased in Bethlehem Cemetery, people registered and not registered to vote, Baptist churches in Franklin County, Indiana, and participants in a speaker's bureau (circa 1803-1935); a program for a Jubilee meeting of Harmony Church (May 26, 1887); a binder entitled "Showalter Articles, American Legion History, Other Term Papers" containing U.S. history term papers...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Virgil Davis collection
Virginia Ellis Jenckes collection
Scope and Contents The collection consists primarily of Virginia Ellis Jenckes’s congressional papers. Also included are correspondence, reports, and other papers relating to the Agriculture Waste Recovery Project (1933–1943) and other efforts to help farmers during the Depression; flood control on the Wabash and White Rivers; railroads; women’s rights; education; and Communists in America, as well as her opposition to Communist radio broadcasts. The collection also contains papers relating to her political...
Walter D. Myers papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Walter D. Myers and others in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere; papers from Walter D. Myers' career; newspaper and magazine articles; political speeches; medals and various other memorabilia; and programs from conventions and other meetings ranging from 1906 to 1969 regarding political life, family matters and achievements; and work matters.There is also an oversive folder containing Myers' certificate of appointment from 1940 and a...
Dates: 1906-1969, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Walter D. Myers papers