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Greencastle (Ind.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 16 Collections and/or Records:

Caroline Depew Williamson manuscript

 Collection — Folder S1432
Identifier: S1432
Scope and Contents This three-page, typed manuscript is entitled "Recollections of My Childhood Days," written by Caroline Depew Williamson on January 3, 1897, when she was 86 years old. She begins with her birth in Virginia and move to Indiana when she was twelve years old. Caroline tells about the hazardous journey in November and December 1822. After a short stay in Paoli, the family moved to Orleans. She attended a subscription school, where her favorite teacher was Mr. Proctor. At the age of 16, she became a...
Dates: 1811-1897

Chittenden family collection

 Collection
Identifier: L031
Scope and Contents The collection contains the correspondence between George F. and Amanda Chittenden during their engagement and during the U.S. Civil War. The letters written during the Civil War discuss health conditions, army life, the siege of Vicksburg, life and politics in Indiana, and Confederate prisoners at Camp Morton. Also included are letters to Amanda Chittenden from family members and to George Chittenden regarding Republican politics, his work with the Indiana Hospital for the Insane, and other...
Dates: 1837-1913

DePauw University Class of 1891 photograph album

 Collection — Volume V576
Identifier: V576
Scope and Contents This collection includes one photograph album of the DePauw University class of 1891 in Greencastle, Indiana. Annotation on the cover verso: "Property of Will Neff. Sent to Louise Binkley-Secy by his sister after his death."
Dates: 1891

Elijah Evan Edwards collection

 Collection
Identifier: L049
Scope and Contents The collection consists of copies of the journal of Elijah Evan Edwards while a student at Indiana Asbury University (now DePauw University) at Greencastle, Indiana. Within the journal, Edwards describes life as a student and the cost, societies, and activities while there.
Dates: 1846-1850

Ethel Arnold Tilden letters

 Collection — Folder S217
Identifier: S0217
Scope and Contents This collection includes one typed, signed letter and one autographed, signed letter from Ethel Arnold Tilden in Greencastle, Indiana regarding poems she has written and information she requested from the library.
Dates: 1933 May; undated

Frank A. Ashworth oral history

 Collection
Identifier: OH030
Scope and Contents This collection contains a transcript and an audiotape reel of an oral history interview with Frank A. Ashworth, conducted by Thomas Krasean for the Indiana State Library Oral History Project on September 2, 1968. In the interview, Ashworth discusses his military service and homesteading in Kansas.
Dates: 1968/09/04

Georgia Eva Lockenour papers

 Collection
Identifier: L435
Scope and Contents This collection includes six class notebooks kept by Lockenour while at DePauw University, primarily dealing with music; report cards from Bedford, IN and Mitchell, IN schools and DePauw University from 1902-1920; musical composition Woodruff Place Centennial song, 1972; and an autograph book from 1890-1905; a New Testmane, undated; and Lydia's autograph book, from 1890-1905.
Dates: 1890-1972, undated

Lena Tweedy Smith collection

 Collection — Folder S1208
Identifier: S1208
Scope and Contents This collection includes certificates from Lena Tweedy Smith in Greencastle, Indiana ranging from 1912 to 1961 regarding membership of the Alpha chapter of Kappa Alpha Theta at Depauw University.
Dates: 1912

Lowell Nussbaum postcard photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P002
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographic prints and negatives of postcards from Lowell Nussbaum in Indiana ranging from circa 1910 to 1930s regarding Indianapolis buildings, street scenes and surrounding Indiana cities.
Dates: circa 1910-1930s

Martha E. Wright photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P032
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, negatives, and postcards from Martha E. Wright in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1860 to 1932 and undated regarding individual family members, daily life, recreational activities, parades in Indianapolis, industrial scenes, railroads, bridges, and steamboatsThere are also miscellaneous letters, programs, periodicals, and publications including 4 issues of the Greencastle High School periodical, The...
Dates: circa 1860-1932, undated