Fort Wayne (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 32 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S1063
Scope and Contents Collection includes original letter handwritten by future President Franklin Pierce from Hillsborough, New Hampshire, on November 27, 1829, to Colonel Abel C. Pepper of Rising Sun, Indiana. The letter indicates that Franklin Pierce and Abel Pepper were close friends at the time. In 1829 Col. Pepper had been appointed sub-Indian agent at Fort Wayne by General Andrew Jackson, hence the letter was forwarded to Fort Wayne, Indiana
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains business papers, correspondence, receipts and deeds from the firm of Hamilton and Taber, including Cyrus Taber's correspondence with Allen Hamilton. Much of the correspondence regards business, various Indian treaties, railroads, politics, and the settlement of Hamilton's estate following his death in 1864. Materials date from 1788 through 1963, with the bulk of the collection dating from Allen Hamilton's career. Materials are arranged chronologically, with business...
Collection — Folder SP041
Collection — Folder S733
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopy of an autographed invoice of packages for the arsenal at Fort Wayne, Indiana on 1810/04/13 and official documents from libraries and other institutions in Rome, Italy ranging from 1896/10/26-1897/04/03 regarding use of facilities.
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents The collection consists principally of Tipton’s correspondence and business papers from the period 1810-1839. His correspondence, including retained copies of his outgoing letters, includes letters relating to the operations of the Indiana Militia in the 1810s; and political correspondence regarding the work of the state legislature (1820s-1830s), his senatorial elections (1831, 1832), his appointments to federal office (1831-1839), and local, state, and national issues, particularly internal...
Collection — Folder S836
Scope and Contents This collection includes two letters written by Randolph G. Adams of Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Josiah K. Lilly, Jr. of Indianapolis, Indiana, from February 1942, regarding two Indiana 1841 checks signed by Allen Hamilton, president of the Fort Wayne branches of the Indiana State Bank and the Allen Hamilton National Bank. Hamilton was elected to the Indiana Senate in 1859, serving one term.
Collection — Folder S1306
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of letters written by Lewis G. Thompson to his brother W.L. Thompson from 1837-1844. The letters discuss the Wabash and Erie Canal, land speculation around Fort Wayne, economic conditions, state and local politics, temperance, banks, and the growth of the town of Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Collection — Folder S693
Collection — Folder S0580
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of letters written by Mary Hamilton and sent to her cousin, Adelia Hamilton, in Grand Rapids, Michigan. The letters range from 1861-1866 and relate the weather, farm work, the condition of crops, illness, and family news. In some of her letters, Mary also mentions the war and speaks about a soldier with whom she is corresponding.
Scope and Contents This collection contains the records of Medical and Dental Services, Inc. of Fort Wayne, Indiana ranging from early 1903 to 1973 and includes general correspondence and documents; agency articles of incorporation, constitutions, bylaws, and policies; Board of Directors and committee meeting minutes; monthly reports and annual reports regarding medical and dental services; case studies; financial records, audit reports, budget documents, and tax material; insurance and retirement documents;...