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Commencement ceremonies

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

Arsenal Technical High School collection

 Collection — Folder S1822
Identifier: S1822
Scope and Contents This collection contains the commencement announcement for the Arsenal Technical High School class of 1980.
Dates: 1980

Boswell family papers and photographs

 Collection
Identifier: L058
Scope and Contents This collection includes a marriage announcement and certificate, an Andrews High School commencement program, and photographs from the Boswell family, as well as other families in Huntington County and various cities, including Warsaw; Fort Wayne; Wabash; Rochester; Peru; and Marion ranging from circa 1890 to 1910 regarding family and school life.

There is an oversize marriage certificate for rew J. Boswell and Louisa A. Ulsh dated November 6, 1881.
Dates: circa 1881-1910

Elizabeth Speirs Weirick Zimmer papers

 Collection — Folder S1551
Identifier: S1551
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence and documents of Elizabeth Speirs Weirick Zimmer regarding the Brazil High School class of 1919 and includes the program for the May 10, 1918 Junior-Senior reception and the May 30, 1919 graduation program; correspondence about the 50th class reunion (1969); and a newspaper clipping of a photograph of the class of 1919 taken at their 60th reunion (June, 1979). The collection also includes a clipping about patriotism of high school boys enlisting in the...
Dates: 1918-1979

Elkhart University photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P031
Scope and Contents The collection includes black and white photographs, a postcard, negatives, and a scrapbook from Elkhart University in Elkhart, Indiana, dating from 1947 to 1968 regarding student life, graduations, and academics. In addition, there are graduation programs from 1947 to 1949.
Dates: 1947-1968, undated

Jennie Wells Lehman collection

 Collection — Folder S2278
Identifier: S2278
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of the several items from Jennie Wells Lehman: a program from the second commencement of the Indianapolis Female Institute held on June 26, 1862; an October 3, 1966 letter written by Lehman and sent to Edgar B. Smith of the Department of Public Instruction in Indianapolis; her one-page family history of the Vanhoutens; and a history she wrote about her grandfather Henry Wells that includes her early memories of Crown Point and brief biographical information...
Dates: 1862, 1966

Josie Hunt Wiley Brower papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2827
Scope and Contents This collection includes newspaper clippings, invitations, brochures, letters, photographs and a hair collection ranging from 1847 to 1944 regarding everyday life and church events.

There is also a broadside regarding the sale of real estate in Wayne County in the 19th century (OBC040).
Dates: 1847-1944, undated

Kiphart-Teepell family papers

 File — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S0785
Scope and Contents This collection includes Charles P. Kiphart's account book containing receipts for rent, taxes, gas, and other personal expenses (1893-1904); a commencement invitation for School No. 10, Indianapolis (June, 1910); a typed copy of a 1918 Thanksgiving Day poem about WWI soldiers by Esther Thompson and sent to Nellie Teepell (November 12, 1966); Christmas and Valentines Day cards sent to Mary Kiphart and Nellie Teepell (1927-1933, undated); hospital statements for the Teepell family (1929-1948);...
Dates: 1893-1966

Lola Elmore collection

 Collection — Folder S3242
Identifier: S3242
Scope and Contents This collection consists of early childhood material from the life of Lola Elmore.
Dates: 1915-1921

Martha E. Wright photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P032
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs, negatives, and postcards from Martha E. Wright in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from circa 1860 to 1993 and undated regarding individual family members from the Wright, Smythe, and Gill families, family homes, friends, daily life, recreational activities, parades in Indianapolis, industrial scenes, railroads, bridges, and steamboats.There were also correspondence and papers from Maurie Bailey Wright, Maude Bailey, and Kathryn and Martha Wright...
Dates: circa 1860-1993, undated

Otis R. Bowen photograph collection

 Collection
Identifier: P004
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs and film negatives from Otis R. Bowen in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1945 to 1980, mainly regarding his time as governor of Indiana. The images depict him fulfilling his executive duties, including swearing in ceremonies for judicial and political appointees, the presentation of awards and proclamations, bill signings, and dedications of highways, buildings, and institutions. Other photographs show award ceremonies, Republican Party functions, and...
Dates: 1945-1980