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Grant County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Quaker meeting records collection

Identifier: L467
Scope and Contents The collection comprises record books created by Webster Parry with information gathered from various Society of Friends monthly meetings, in Indiana and Miami, Ohio. ranging from 1880 to 1928. The information includes births, marriages, and deaths, beginning in 1708 and continuing through 1928.
Dates: 1880-1928

Ralph Roessler papers

Identifier: L493
Dates: 1913-1975

Reuben Small papers

 Collection — Folder S1199
Identifier: S1199
Scope and Contents This collection contains the legal papers of Reuben Small of Grant County, Indiana and includes county tax receipts (1835-1849); an August 3, 1840 indenture between Small and John and Sarah Shugart regarding 20 acres in Grant County; receipts for capital stock subscribed to the Lagro, Marion, and Jonesborough Plank Road Company (1849-1853); and two licenses issued by the United State Internal Revenue granting "Coate and Small" (January 6, 1864) and Reuben Small (May 8, 1865) the right to carry...
Dates: 1835-1865

Straughn, Grant County account books

 Collection — Folder S2906
Identifier: S2906
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of two account books from an individual named Straughn (no first name) in Grant County, Indiana, ranging from 1887-1899 regarding personal notes on expenditures. The books were provided by the World's Dispensary Medical Association, Buffalo, New York, and contain many pages of medical problems and advice on treatment.
Dates: 1893-1898

Thomas Dean collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0347
Scope and Contents This collection includes letters and receipts from Thomas Dean in Virginia, Ohio, and Indiana ranging from 1807 to 1852 regarding businesss matters, teaching, land sales, and working as an attorney and justice of the peace.

There is also an oversize land grant dated August 20, 1838 for land in Fort Wayne, Indiana.
Dates: 1807-1852

William L. Wharton collection

 Collection — Folder S1388
Identifier: S1388
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters and personal papers of William Wharton while a student (1871-1877) at Indiana Asbury University, Greencastle, Indiana. Also included are letters from university students to his father, William Wharton (1816-1901), a retired farmer in Marion, Indiana, and an 1855 letter from Clark County.
Dates: 1855-1882