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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 75 Collections and/or Records:

Lambert, Miller, and White family collection

Identifier: L476
Scope and Contents This collection consists of correspondence, diaries, and business papers of the Lambert, Miller, and White family ranging from 1824 to 1968. The bulk of the correspondence is between the Lamberts, Millers, and Whites (1885-1932), but also includes many letters from the Saunders family in Iowa, Kentucky, and Washington (1895-1950). The collection also contains Paschal T. Lambert's reminiscences of his early childhood in Indiana (undated); family diaries (1897-1943); Oscar G. Miller's autograph...
Dates: 1824-1968

Lazarus Bourassa collection

 Collection — Folder S2458
Identifier: S2458
Scope and Contents This collection contains photostatic copies of two deeds related to Lazarus Bourassa's land grant in St. Joseph County, Indiana. The first deed conveying the property to Richard R. Carlisle was signed by Bourassa and acknowledged by Israel H. Rush, justice of the peace of St. Joseph County, on June 24, 1835; was certified and signed by Indian agent Abel C. Pepper on July 13, 1836; and was approved and signed by President Andrew Jackson on October 4, 1836. The second deed released the property...
Dates: 1835-1839

Lot 178, Brookside Sunnygrove Addition abstract of title

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3344
Scope and Contents This collection contains an abstract of title for Lot 178 in the Brookside Sunnygrove Addition located at 2046 North Linwood Avenue in Indianapolis, Indiana. Created by the Union Title Company of Indianapolis for Lorin Driscoll, the original abstract of title was certified on July 7, 1942 and contains the history of the property from 1821 to 1942. There are three additional sections added to the abstract that contain information about the property found during title searches made for Driscoll...
Dates: 1942-1955

Michener Tucker land grant

 Collection — Folder OB027
Identifier: OB027
Scope and Contents This collection contains a land grant to Michener Tucker for property in Crawfordsville, Indiana.
Dates: 1833/06/08

Minny V. and Catherine Simonson deed

 Collection — Folder S3284
Identifier: S3284
Scope and Contents This collection contains the February 28, 1854 deed for property owned by M.V. and Catherine Simonson.
Dates: 1854/02/28

Montgomery family collection

 Collection — Folder OB162
Identifier: OB162
Scope and Contents This collection contains deeds, indentures, and a survey regarding land in Parke County, Indiana bought and sold by members of the Montgomery family from 1853 to 1903.
Dates: 1853-1905

Myers family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3281
Scope and Contents This collection contains several warranty deeds and quit claim deeds of property owned by the Myers family in Marion County, Indiana (1858-1871). Included is a brief history of the Myers family origins, land records, and marriage records (1954). The third component of the collection is approximately sixty pages of pedigree charts of the Myers, Freshour, and related families (1984). There are also oversize materials including a handwritten letter pertaining to the lineage of Jacob...
Dates: 1790-1984

Nancy Brooks papers

 Collection — Folder S171
Identifier: S0171
Scope and Contents This collection includes government forms (including deeds, certificate of death and pensions), postcards and Christmas cards and letters from the United States Government and private citizens in Washington D.C. and Indiana ranging from 1889 to 1942 and undated regarding pensions, land ownership, employment by the Postal Service and family business.
Dates: 1889/09/30-1941/12/26, undated

Nancy E. Pearson collection

 Collection — Folder S1794
Identifier: S1794
Scope and Contents This collection consists of four documents. Two of these documents, a deed of sale and land patent, relate to land held by John and Margaret Smily ranging from 1834 to 1837.

Two other documents in the same collection, a discharge paper from the armed services and a declaration of intent to become a United States citizen, both concern Michael Conner, ranging from 1863 to 1868.
Dates: 1834-1868

Parke County collection

Identifier: L304
Scope and Contents The collections consists of a typed draft of Parke County's history. The draft is organized chronologically with the following chapters: Aboriginal Period, Aboriginal Period to the Period of Conquest, Period of Conquest, Period of Conquest and Settlement by Pioneer Whites, Indiana and Park County, Early Folk Stories, The Story of Salmon Lusk, and Turkey Run from 1880 to 1890. Additionally, the collection contains land deeds (1856-1920), an article "The Indiana Reserve of Parke County" (1927),...
Dates: 1839-1960