Hendricks County (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 36 Collections and/or Records:
309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white aerial photogrographs from 309th Observation Squadron of the United States Air Corps Reserve in Indiana ranging from 1931 to 1936 regarding counties and Civilian Conservation Corps company sites around the state. Photographs are stamped with the squadron's information and include the pilot's name and the date.
Belleville Lodge No. 65, Free and Accepted Masons historical sketch
Collection — Folder S2369
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten copy of "History of the Belleville Lodge, F. and A. M., No. 65, 1848-1966," a 9-page historical sketch written by Burke Miller, secretary and historian of the lodge. The history includes a transcription of the 1847 dispensation, the lodge's initial bylaws, points of interest and various facts of the lodge, a list of the past masters, and a list of the officers in 1966.
Dates: circa 1966
Curtis family history
Collection — Folder S3109
Scope and Contents The collection includes a typescript family history entitled "Curtis Family History." The history begins in the year 1763 with Lottie Relander's great-great grandfather, who lived in Virginia in the early 1770s, and concludes with the 1870 marriage of Mary Gregg, Lottie Relander's mother, to Charles Relander, an immigrant from Sweden living in Danville, Indiana. Prominent family names mentioned in the history are Curtis, Sanders, Kirkendall, Reed, Ross, King, Stapp, and Relander. The family...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Curtis family history
Daniel Hill and James T. C. Watson collection
Collection — Folder S3111
Scope and Contents This collection contains papers concerning Daniel Hill and James T. C. Watson ranging from 1861 to 1865 regarding their service with the Union army during the U.S. CIvil War. The documents include a record for Hill's military service; discharge papers for Daniel Hill in 1862, 1864, and 1865; a letter to Watson acknowledgement of Special Order 60; discharge papers for James T. L. Watson in 1865; and a record of enlistment for James T. L. Watson from 1900.
Dates: 1861-1865, 1900
Dr. Stephen Hunt, "History of Methodism at Coatesville" essay
Collection — Folder S2150
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of Stephen Hunt's essay "History of Methodism at Coatesville". Written circa 1890s-1910s, the essay gives a historical sketch of the early history of the Coatesville (Indiana) Methodist Church. He lists the names of some of the first members, mentions early pastors and class leaders, and church revivals. Dr. Hunt's original manuscript was copied by his daughter, Mary R. Hunt, in 1971 and typed by Mina Emily Seidler on April 6, 1971.
Dates: circa 1890s-1910s, 1971
Ellen Keeney papers
Collection — Folder S758
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of letters from James W. and Manly [Manlie] Leak in Washington, D.C. and Missouri ranging from 1865 to 1917 regarding James W. Leak.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Ellen Keeney papers
Eloise Castetter papers
Collection — Folder S2517
Scope and Contents This collection consists of five documents written by Eloise Castetter on historical topics in Indiana ranging from 1973 to 1976, regarding the Indiana Boys' School and other facilities operated by the Indiana Department of Corrections near Plainfield Indiana including the Reception-Diagnostic Center and the Indiana Youth Center, as well as Hendricks County history.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Eloise Castetter papers
Enoch Carter collection
Collection — Folder S0232
Scope and Contents The collection contains a photocopy of the marriage certificate of Enoch Carter and Catherine N. Hodson on March 12, 1851 in Hendricks County. The marriage took place during the Mill Creek Monthly Meeting of Friends.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Enoch Carter collection
Gossett family collection
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection includes business papers, tax receipts, and legal documents dating from 1836 to 1924. Most of the documents are from Samuel Gossett and involve land acquisition. Also included are the Civil War discharge papers of Alva G. Hadley.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Gossett family collection
Hadley family collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of materials from the Hadley, Green, and Johnson families of Hendricks County, Indiana. The bulk of the collection contains receipts for taxes paid by Elias Hadley, dating from 1828 to 1888. Also included is the will of Elias Hadley, dated 1883, as well as statements from relatives that they had received early legacies from his estate. People taking early legacies included M. D. and N. M. Green, David Hadley, John R. and Sophronia Ballard, Hiram Hadley (son of...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Hadley family collection