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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 75 Collections and/or Records:

Pering and Carter families collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S1052
Scope and Contents The collection includes Alfred Pering's correspondence with his fiancée, Eda Carter, while he was in Salem and she was in Bloomington (1852-1953); his letters while he was traveling to Louisville, Philadelphia, and Atlantic City (1869); land documents of the Pering and Carter families in Monroe and Washington counties (1821-ca. 1900); newspaper clippings (1829-1920); other family and business letters; and transcripts of letters written by Pering’s father, Cornelius Pering, from Bloomington to...
Dates: 1821-1920

Philip and Susan Stombaugh indenture

 Collection — Folder S3286
Identifier: S3286
Scope and Contents This collection contains an indenture dated December 21, 1866 for real estate purchased by Philip and Susan Stombaugh in Wayne County, Indiana.
Dates: 1866/12/21

Phillips family collection

 Collection — Folder OB163
Identifier: OB163
Scope and Contents This collection includes deeds, indentures, and a survey regarding property in Parke County bought and sold by members of the Phillips family, ranging from 1839 to 1903. Some property deals also included the Montgomery family.
Dates: 1839-1903

Putnam County collection

 Collection — Folder S1688
Identifier: S1688
Scope and Contents The collection includes miscellaneous historical papers and documents of Putnam County, Indiana, including advertising cards from Russelville and Greencastle, Indiana; manuscripts and narratives about courthouses, African-American citizens in Greencastle, and various county personalities; handwritten legal documents, including land records, indentures, warrants, and estate papers (1831-1886); and a January 27, 1963 letter from Mrs. John R. Stevens to Mr. Guthrie regarding an article about a...
Dates: 1831-1886

Rhodes family collection

Identifier: L537
Scope and Contents This collection contains the papers of the Rhodes family, including papers from the Kreglo and Lauler families which married into the Rhodes family. It contains mortgages and deeds of Mary A. Kreglo, Sophia E. Rhodes (Kreglo), and John W. Rhodes from the late 19th century, as well as the legal papers of John William Rhodes. It also includes various investment papers of Joseph Lauler, particularly those regarding oil prospects in Texas. Finally, there are assorted personal items, such as...
Dates: 1821-1967

Ripley County property documents

 Collection — Folder S3066
Identifier: S3066
Scope and Contents This collection contains property records such as indentures, receipts, and mortgages from Ripley County, Indiana from 1865 to 1879. The owners mentioned are John Friederick and Hannah Heimsath and Ephraim L. and Mary L. Ogden.
Dates: 1865-1879

Roberts Settlement collection

Identifier: L176
Scope and Contents This collection is a photostat copy of the Library of Congress collection of the same name (MMC-1624). The collection includes correspondence, indentures, free papers, business and tax receipts, deeds, family records, newspaper clippings, genealogical and other papers. The collection also includes military records relating to the Civil War and an 1832 contract to build the first African Methodist Episcopal Church in Indiana.
Dates: 1734-1944

Safe deposit boxes collection

Identifier: L291
Scope and Contents This collection includes insurance policies, typed and signed personal correspondence, receipts, birth and baptism certificates, marriage certificates, photographs, diaries, Confederate States of America currency, other personal and legal documents and titles and land deeds from various individuals in Indiana ranging from 1849 to 1967.Notably, it contains a series of correspondences from William and Lucille Marlow, love letters and detailing their travels in 1935.The...
Dates: 1849-1967

Samuel MacDowell indenture letter and contract

 Collection — Folder S2734
Identifier: S2734
Scope and Contents This collection includes a deed signed by Samuel MacDowell and Mary MacDowell to William Scott in Fayette County, Kentucky from April 4, 1789 regarding land in Fayette County, Kentucky. Samuel MacDowell, was a Colonel in the Revolutionary War, a pioneer and one of the first judges in Kentucky. There are several signatures on the back of the document, including Levi Todd, who was one of the few survivors of the Indian Battle of Blue Licks in Kentucky. He also was a General in the...
Dates: 1789

Sargent family collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: G-117
Scope and Contents This collection includes deeds, wills, correspondence and other contracts dealing with the Sargent and other families who lived in Lawrence Township, in Marion County, Indiana ranging from 1837 to 1982 regarding these families.
Dates: 1837 - 1982