Subject Source: Local sources
Found in 126 Collections and/or Records:
Collection — Folder S2088
Scope and Contents This collection includes a handwritten copy of “The Cold Plague,” an article written by C. G. Sefrit of Washington, Indiana about the destruction of the Martin County, Indiana town of Hindostan due to an epidemic. The article was copied by the Martin County Republican and published on July 19, 1901. The collection also includes a five-page, typewritten history regarding the Martin County community of Mt. Pleasant. Compiled by an unknown person, the history was...
Dates: 1901-circa 1946
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Marie Stuart Edwards and the Shirk, Stuart, and Edwards families in Lafayette and Peru, Indiana and Marion, Ohio, as well as photographs, letters, and scrapbook pages from Mary Castner Smiley in Denver, Indiana, ranging from 1876 to 1990, regarding Edwards' women's suffrage activism (circa 1920-1922) and war work during World War II; family portraits of Edwards and three generations of the Stuart and Edwards families; the Shirk-Edwards House in Peru,...
Collection — Folder S2505
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a volume of compiled documents relating to the restoration of the lighthouse in Michigan City and establishment of a musem by the Michigan City Historical Society ranging from 1965 to 1969. The materials include copies of newspaper articles, letters from the historical society, a blank heritage bond certificate, and a pamphlet about the museum.
Collection — Folder S3190
Scope and Contents This collection contains primarily photocopies of papers and photographs collected throughout the life of Mildred Morgan. Included are several newsclippings, photographs, Mildred Morgan's application for the Daughters of the American Revolution, an appointment as probation officer to the Vanderburgh Circuit Court, and various other papers. The materials were created mainly in Vanderburgh County, Indiana from 1949 to 2000.
Collection — Folder S0992
Scope and Contents The collection contains a typescript of an article written by Millard C. Morrison for the Frankfort High School newspaper, The Cauldron, in 1916. The article is about the history of Frankfort, Indiana, schools.
Collection — Folder S1059
Scope and Contents This collection includes a copy of a series of newspaper articles published in the Anderson Herald, from Viola Phillips in Anderson, Indiana in 1966 regarding the Moravian Mission of the White River, 1801-1806.
Collection — Folder S0162
Scope and Contents Note This collection includes photostats of newspaper articles from multiple journals in multiple cities ranging from 1811 to 1888 regarding Indiana history, current events in Indiana, Quaker and other Christian denomination church business including relations with African Americans and Native peoples.
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, newspaper articles, clippings, manuscripts, books, family papers, awards, and other materials from Myrtie Barker and the Barker family in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1907 to 1985 regarding her career as a writer and family life. There is also an oversize folder with a Sagamore of the Wabash award certificate, 1981/01/07; signed card from Indianapolis News staff, undated, and I Am...
Collection — Folder S008
Scope and Contents This collection contains copies of letters written by Nellie Belles Hill MacMillan to her father, Dr. J. T. Belles, which were published in a local Spencer, Indiana newspaper between 1877 and 1885. In her letters, MacMillan describers her travels throughout Europe and Australia. She also discusses her wedding and honeymoon plans. This collection also contains the obituaries of Dan and Charles Glacier, as well as L.M. Anderson.
Collection — Folder B087
Scope and Contents This is a reproduction of a newspaper article or formatted like a news article regarding President Roosevelt's New Deal program. It lists the updated agencies of the New Deal and was created around 1934.
Dates: circa 1934