Crown Point (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:
George Crane papers
Collection — Folder S313
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopy of a typed manuscript with autographed page from Dr. George Crane in Crown Point, Indiana in 1972 regarding horses which belonged to famous people.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / George Crane papers
Harold Standish Barr collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes hand-written and typed correspondences to family and friends from Harold Standish Barr in Indiana, Kentucky, New Jersey, and France ranging from 1917 to 1918 regarding camp life and World War I.
Dates: 1917-1920; 1928
Hubert Hawkins collection
Collection — Folder S1854
Scope and Contents The documents in this collection are copies of correspondence and other materials of George Washington and people in Indianapolis, Indiana as well as others, from historical research conducted by Hubert H. Hawkins. The documents, which span the period between 1776 and 1908, concern Indiana and U.S. history, regarding topics such as the Revolutionary War, Irish immigration, Oregon Territory and Texas, the Civil War, and an account of Kentucky politician Cassius M. Clay killing Cyrus Turner in...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Hubert Hawkins collection
Jennie Wells Lehman collection
Collection — Folder S2278
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of the several items from Jennie Wells Lehman: a program from the second commencement of the Indianapolis Female Institute held on June 26, 1862; an October 3, 1966 letter written by Lehman and sent to Edgar B. Smith of the Department of Public Instruction in Indianapolis; her one-page family history of the Vanhoutens; and a history she wrote about her grandfather Henry Wells that includes her early memories of Crown Point and brief biographical information...
Dates: 1862, 1966
Lake County, Indiana collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed correspondence from Solon Robinson and others in Indiana ranging from 1836 to 1919 regarding county organization and government and military service; typed commissioners minutes and court records and other government documents in Lake County, Indiana ranging from 1837 to 1936 regarding county government and official business; typed and autographed histories of Lake County and communities from 1836 to 1955 and undated; typed records of businesses,...
Sarah J. Robinson letter
Collection — Folder S2667
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten copy of a June 4, 1865 letter written by Mrs. S. J. Robinson from the United States Christian Commission home in Vicksburg, Mississippi and sent to Mrs. M. J. Dinwiddie at Crown Point, Indiana. In the letter she shares her recent experiences, including her trips to the McPherson and her interactions with "Rebels" and "Seceshia" ladies, and also expresses her appreciation for money she received from Mrs. Dinwiddie.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Sarah J. Robinson letter
Wellington A. Clark House brochures and dedication program
Collection — Folder S3314
Scope and Contents Collection comprises of information regarding the history of the Wellington A. Clark House in Crown Point, Indiana. Included in the materials is the "Old Homestead Story," the story of the Clark House, as well as a dedication ceremony program, invitation, and brochures. The collection also contains photographs of the Wellington A. Clark House.
Dates: 2007, undated
Wendell's Radio and Electric Services Company collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes purchase orders, expenditures, customer receipts, check stubs, canceled checks, invoices, and memorabilia from Harold Wendel in Crown Point, Indiana ranging from 1920 to 1974 regarding Wendel's Radio and Electric Service.