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Jackson County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection

Identifier: P069
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.
Dates: 1931-1936

Albert Cordes letters

 Collection — Folder S2055
Identifier: S2055
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of letters sent to Albert Cordes from 1893-1896 by family members in southern Indiana and other cities nearby. Correspondents primarily wrote about family and daily life.
Dates: 1893-1896

Blaze Robertson collection

 Collection — Folder S1125
Identifier: S1125
Scope and Contents There are twenty-two photocopied pages, some typed and some handwritten, in this collection. Charles Boswell wrote one page entitled "Reminiscences." Five pages list descendants but without any dates. Eight pages are excerpts from an 1813 diary by Mr. Robertson [first name unknown], and were typed by Ben H. Robertson, Distributing Company of Tacoma, Washington, during January 1958. The next seven pages are hand-written and give a history of the Robertson family. The last page, dated November 1,...
Dates: 1644-1967

Cyrus R. Clevenger collection

Identifier: L538
Scope and Contents This collection includes hand-drawn surveyor and plat maps, drawings, and papers from Cyrus R. Clevenger in Bartholomew County, Indiana ranging from 1870 to 1962 regarding Bartholomew County and surrounding counties, including Jackson, Jennings, Johnson, and Lawrence counties.
Dates: 1870-1962, undated

Jennings, Jackson and Scott counties reunion panoramic photograph

 Collection — Folder OBF014
Identifier: OBF014
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a black-and-white panoramic photograph of a group of men, women, and children, possibly an extended family, from Jennings, Jackson, and Scott counties in Indiana. The photograph was taken by Indianapolis Photo Co. on August 21, 1918 at an unknown outdoor location.
Dates: 1918/08/21

Joseph Griffin papers

 Collection — Folder S543
Identifier: S0543
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of official marriage and pension records and depositions from individuals and local, state and federal government in Indiana and Washington, D.C. ranging from 1860-1913 regarding the pension records of Joseph Griffin.
Dates: 1860-1913

Old Fort Vallonia artist prints

 Collection — Folder S2444
Identifier: S2444
Scope and Contents This collection includes two half-fold card with Robert W. Shields' "artist's conception" pen sketch of Old Fort Vallonia printed on the front cover and a three paragraph history of the fort printed inside the card. The cards were given as dinner favors at an event sponsored by the Fort Vallonia Chapter, Daughters of the American Revolution in May 1952.

Also included is an artist sketch of Fort Vallonia during 1812 by E. M. Cox.
Dates: 1917, 1952

Victor E. Bauermeister collection

 Collection — Folder S0080
Identifier: S0080
Scope and Contents The collection consists of a Photostat diary written primarily in German, with some English documents and letters. The cover sheet says, “Property of Victor Bauermeister, 1570 Wedeking Ave., Evansville, Indiana.” The Evergreen catalog entry says that the topics are “Church history” and “Lutheran Church” and the geography listings are “Indiana” and “Jackson County”. There are listings of names, Bible verses, letters, and legal notices mentioning Moses Joshua Bauermeister and the Rev. W....
Dates: 1851-1865