Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 46 Collections and/or Records:
Cleason C. and Florence M. Brady certificates
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains certificates from Cleason C. and Florence M. Moore in Indiana ranging from 1878 to 1897, including a marriage certificate for Cleason C. Brady and Florence M. Moore, both of Wabash County, Indiana, dated June 25, 1884 and signed by Rev. L. W. Monson. Also included is a certificate received by Florence Moore from the Chautauqua Literary and Science Circle (CLSC) of Chautauqua, New York for her completion of the CLSC four year course of reading dated August 18, 1886...
Daniel H. Prunk papers
Collection — Folder S1921
Scope and Contents This collection contains photocopies of correspondence ranging from 1866 to 1869 regarding the settling of accounts between Dr. Daniel H. Prunk and his supplier of coffins, caskets, coffin tops, and funeral accessories. Correspondence includes letters sent by Parish & Wood (later Hooke & Wood) Wholesale and Retail Furniture Dealers and Hon. T.R. Stanley of Chattanooga, Tennessee. The collection also includes photocopies of Dr. Prunk's day book that he used to record orders to be filled,...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Daniel H. Prunk papers
Daniel Morgan letter
Collection — Folder OB026
Scope and Contents This collection contains one letter from Daniel Morgan in Evansville, Indiana to his father and brother in Canterbury, Connecticut dated November 4, 1839.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Daniel Morgan letter
Ellis J. Baker letter
Collection — Folder S1027
Scope and Contents This collection contains a September 22, 1973 letter written by Ellis J. Baker of Tucson, Arizona to Edwin V. O'Neel of Hagerstown, Indiana regarding information about the Amos Butler family of Hanover, Indiana. Baker also shared information about his grandfather, Dr. Theophilus Parvin, a well-known authority in the field of obstetrics in the 1800s.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Ellis J. Baker letter
Enoch W. Keegan papers
Collection — Folder S754
Scope and Contents This collection includes autographed, signed letters, an account book, and business and legal documents in Indiana ranging from 1864 to 1914 regarding Enoch W. Keegan.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Enoch W. Keegan papers
Evans W. Cottman manuscripts
Scope and Contents This collection consists of three autobiographical typescripts of Evans W. Cottman, two of which were later published. Cottman's "Green Cross Doctuh" was published in 1963 as "Out Island Doctor", and his work, "Early Twentieth Century Irvington" was published as "Oh Little Town of Irvington" in 1990.
General William Harrison Kemper papers
Scope and Contents This collection contains items related to General William Harrison Kemper's Civil War service including his army diary dated from April 22, 1861 to August 3, 1861, a list of volunteers from Decatur County, Indiana who enlisted in Company B, 7th Regiment Indiana Volunteers, Kemper's discharge certificate from the regiment dated August 2, 1861, Kemper's certificates of promotion to assistant surgeon from February, 1863, and his discharge from service certificate dated May 5,1863. Also included...
George T. Williams manuscript
Collection — Folder S2332
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typed, 40-page manuscript, including a 4-page addendum, by Dr. George T. Williams in Crawfordsville, Indiana, from 1942, titled "Pioneer Physicians and Surgeons of Montgomery County, Indiana." The manuscript chronicles Montgomery County's earliest physicians, organized by township.
Hamet N. Helms papers
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence from Hamet N. Helms and Mary A. Helms and others in Haddon, Indiana; Carlisle, Pennsylvania; Baltimore, Maryland; and Lansing, Iowa; as well as reminiscences and account books ranging from 1823 to 1890, regarding family and professional business.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Hamet N. Helms papers
Henry M. Dowling journal
Collection — Folder S2415
Scope and Contents This collection includes Henry McCabe Dowling's pocket-size journal containing entries ranging from 1822 to 1824. The journal has a few personal entries including one that mentions the death of a Rev. George W. Snyder on January 3, 1824, but the bulk of the volume contains notes regarding the writings of Horace, Dr. Johnson, John Locke, Milton, Virgil, and others. Several entries are in Latin with accompanying English translations and there is a list of months of the year and days of the week...
Dates: 1822-1823, 1849
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Henry M. Dowling journal