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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 75 Collections and/or Records:

John S. Tarkington collection

 Collection — Folder S1280
Identifier: S1280
Scope and Contents There are 2 items in this collection. The oldest document is a handwritten letter dated August 10, 1858. The Commissioner of the General Land Office, Thomas A. Hendricks, later U.S. Vice President, wrote to John S. Tarkington, Esq., Indianapolis, about the Military Bounty Land Warrant Certificate for 160 acres, which is returned because "the certificate of H. C. Newcomb is not accompanied by a certificate under seal from the proper authority of his official character at the time of taking the...
Dates: 1858-1887

John W. Blackledge papers

 Collection — Folder S126
Identifier: S0126
Scope and Contents This collection includes bills, warrants of indenture, membership cards, newspaper clippings and other items from various sources, including T.G Blackledge, Mullen-(Albert) Blackledge Company and others in Indiana ranging from 1841 to 1913 regarding various business transactions. It also includes a membership card to the Commercial Club signed by Eli Lilly as president in 1890.
Dates: 1841-1913

John Wise indenture

 Collection — Folder OB193
Identifier: OB193
Scope and Contents This collection contains a photostat copy of an indenture for property purchased by John Wise in Vincennes, Indiana on September 28, 1849.
Dates: 1849/09/28

Joseph Draper collection

 Collection — Folder S0378
Identifier: S0378
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 26 hand-written deeds, land indentures, and bonds with the names of probable relatives with the last name Draper: Ephraim, Oliver, Jesse and Sarah, John, Joshua, Martha, Huldah, Josiah and Jemima, and Thomas. Three people named Bennett, J.M., William and Emaline are also on the documents. Some of the other names are: Jonathan and Anna Pearson; Josiah Small; William and Isabel Hawkins; Thomas and Hannah Symons; Nathan and Martha Pressnall; William and Jonathan K. Bond;...
Dates: 1826-1880

Josiah H. Hamman and Emma J. Hamman indenture

 Collection — Folder S2736
Identifier: S2736
Scope and Contents This collection includes an indenture from Emereth E. Luse and Henry P. Hardie in Madison County, Indiana from 1916 regarding land in Kosciusko County, Indiana.
Dates: 1916

Katherine Ballard collection

Identifier: L007
Scope and Contents The collection consists of letters, poems, receipts, invitations, and legal documents from Katherine Ballard in Indiana ranging from 1827 to 1930. Correspondents include family members, including her son who is part of the 158th Indiana Regiment during the Spanish-American War (1898), as well as various families from Montgomery County.
Dates: 1827-1930

Kay Knott collection

 Collection — Folder S3292
Identifier: S3292
Scope and Contents This collection contains a telegram sent to Robert Calkins regarding the death of his grandmother and a letter composed by Calkins to A. H. Crowl of the Federal Bureau of Investigation ranging from 1940 to 1941 in Peoria, Illinois.

The other documents in the collection are land deeds transferring property from William and Julia Steyer to Abe and Bella Rosenberg in San Antonio, Texas ranging from 1942 to 1944.
Dates: 1932-1944

Kellogg and Plessinger family papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1480
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of the Kellogg and Plessinger families ranging from 1832 to 1920. There are a large number of letters from Francis Nelson Kellogg to his parents and sister while serving with Company K, 75th Indiana Regiment during the U.S. Civil War and typewritten transcriptions of most of his letters; letters from Benjamin F. Wiley and James B. Plessinger while they were serving in the war; and a letter and two invoices from J. W. Keely, acting assistant...
Dates: 1832-1920

Ken Neeley collection

 Collection — Folder S2348
Identifier: S2348
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of a February 2, 1875 deed for property located in Veedersburg, Indiana that were donated by Ken Keeley. The deed was coveyed to Wyatt Tygnor (Tignor) and was signed by Peter S. Veeder, Christopher Keeling, and Sarah Keeling and witnessed by William Baker, Notary Public. The collection also includes the correspondence of Louise Bulk and Wilhelm (later changed to William) Scheidt. The letters are written in German, with one letter dated August 8,...
Dates: 1868-1875

Lake County, Indiana collection

Identifier: L551
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,...
Dates: 1836-1955