Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:
Kate Heron papers
Collection — Folder S0642
Scope and Contents This collection includes photostats and letters from Kate Heron in Connersville, Indiana, ranging from 1807 to 1932 regarding her family history and her research on Caleb Blood Smith.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Kate Heron papers
Lowell Nussbaum postcard photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographic prints and negatives of postcards from Lowell Nussbaum in Indiana ranging from circa 1910 to 1930s regarding Indianapolis buildings, street scenes and surrounding Indiana cities.
Dates: circa 1910-1930s
Martha Elsie Pratt collection
Collection — Folder S3040
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typescript of Martha Elsie Pratt's journal from 1886 to 1887, edited and with addendum by her daughter, Helen H. Ellis. The supplemental material to the journal is photocopied. There are also fifteen family photographs.
McFarlan Hotel collection
Collection — Folder S2410
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence, invoices, and receipts ranging from 1894 to 1898 regarding the purchase of supplies and legal issues of the McFarlan Hotel of Connersville, Indiana.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / McFarlan Hotel collection
Moore and Johnston family photograph collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, photographic postcards, and glass plate negatives from Bertha B. Johnston, Alma Turner Moore, and Beatrice J. Johnston in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1871 to 1934 and undated, regarding the Johnston, Moore, Turner, and James families and their daily lives. There are also a few other items including: an Otis Turner's Attractions advertising sheet; an article titled "The Great Birthday Party" which includes photographs by Clyde T. Moore; and a...
Dates: 1871-1934, undated
Mrs. E. O. Wells funeral notices
Collection — Folder S1381
Scope and Contents Four funeral notices and one newspaper clipping are in this collection. The oldest funeral notice is for Mary Ann Merryfield, at the resident of C. E. Shipley, Connersville, on September 26, 1854. This notice is the only one with an etching. It shows a woman weeping in a cemetery. May Belle, daughter of Theodore and Emma C. Massey, had her funeral at the home of her parents on Monroe Street, Connersville, on July 8, 1862. On October 7, 1862, Benjamin John's funeral was held "at the house of the...
Paper currency collection
Scope and Contents This collection contains fractional currency, interest bearing notes, and other forms of paper currency of various denominations, ranging from 1807 to 1863). The bulk of the collection contains state bank notes, both circulated and uncirculated, from Indiana during the "Free Banking Era" (1837-1863). The collection also includes bank notes from Connecticut, Michigan, Massachusetts, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and Virginia (1835-1863); United States issued currency (1830-1863); a certificate of deposit...
Dates: 1807-1949, undated
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Paper currency collection
Sarah Caroline Peck Papers
Collection — Folder S1047
Scope and Contents This collection contains 33 items, including business correspondence, account ledgers, newspaper clippings, and journal entries from Sarah Caroline Peck in Muncie, Connersville and Tipton, Indiana, ranging from 1859 to 1913.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Sarah Caroline Peck Papers
William T. Wilson collection
Scope and Contents This collection includes documents and correspondence of William T. Wilson, Thomas H. Wilson, and Daniel D. Pratt ranging from 1815 to 1942. William T. Wilson's papers include account books from his law firm (1876-1898), his correspondence and legal documents (1875-1927), and legal depositions relating to the property of the Barron family of Logansport (1926-1927). Thomas H. Wilson's papers include account books, business correspondence and financial documents of the firm of Pollard and Wilson...
Dates: 1815-1942, undated