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Henry County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 27 Collections and/or Records:

309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection

Identifier: P069
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white aerial photogrographs from 309th Observation Squadron of the United States Air Corps Reserve in Indiana ranging from 1931 to 1936 regarding counties and Civilian Conservation Corps company sites around the state. Photographs are stamped with the squadron's information and include the pilot's name and the date.
Dates: 1931-1936

Abram B. Hopper stock certificate

 Collection — Folder S1867
Identifier: S1867
Scope and Contents This collection includes a stock certificate for two shares in the Middletown and Range Line Turnpike Company purchased by Abram B. Hopper. The certificate is dated July 10, 1880 and signed by Milton Franklin and Josiah Cromer.
Dates: 1880/07/10

Benjamin and Juliet Corwine indenture

 Collection — Folder OB013
Identifier: OB013
Scope and Contents This collection contains an indenture for real estate purchased by Benjamin and Juliet Corwine in Henry County, Indiana dated January 22, 1866.
Dates: 1866/01/22

Benjamin S. Parker papers

Identifier: L123
Scope and Contents This collection includes Benjamin S. Parker’s correspondence and writings, including correspondence E. B. Heiney and publishers about Poets and Poetry of Indiana; correspondence regarding Parker’s poetry, his newspaper work, and requests for advice on writing. Also included is correspondence regarding Republican Party politics, James Whitcomb Riley, and family matters. The collections also contains Parker’s writings including the subjects of the National Road,...
Dates: 1790-1923

Chamness family letters

 Collection — Folder S2622
Identifier: S2622
Scope and Contents This collection consists of two letters written by members of the Chamness family in Indiana to the Dixon family in North Carolina dated 1847 and 1850. One letter has a typewritten transcription.
Dates: 1847-1850

Dunreith, Indiana train derailment photographs

 Collection — Folder SP118
Identifier: SP118
Scope and Contents This collection includes black-and-white photographs from the Indiana State Police on January 1, 1968 of a collision between two Pennsylvania Railroad trains and their subsequent derailment, near Dunreith Canning Company in Dunreith, Indiana.
Dates: 1968/01/01

Frank C. Stewart essay

 Collection — Folder S1252
Identifier: S1252
Scope and Contents This collection comprises a 12-page typed essay entitled "Yesterdays" by Dr. Frank C. Steward circa 1910 regarding Stewart's road trip with his daughter, uncle and aunt to visit places he remembered as a child around Peru and La Fontaine, Indiana. He presented his paper to the Century Club of Indianapolis.
Dates: circa 1910

George Quincy Wilkinson collection

 Collection — Folder S1933
Identifier: S1933
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopied documents regarding George Quincy Wilkinson and his family of Henry County, Indiana. The collection includes a November 30, 1839 contract to teach a "common English school" for three months; a list of children in the classes in 1840 and 1841 and a list of students with the number of days they were sent to school; an undated photograph of Wilkinson; a 1978 one paragraph essay about the Wilkinson farm, the Hog Pen Branch stream and hog butchering; and two...
Dates: 1839-1981

Hannah Symons collection

 Collection — Folder S1279
Identifier: S1279
Scope and Contents This collection has a single hand-written, 8 page letter. Hannah refers to "our little dwelling" and Spiceland. Much of the document is illegible.
Dates: unknown

Hatfield family papers

 Collection — Folder OB007
Identifier: OB007
Scope and Contents This collection contains indentures for properties associated with the Hatfield family in the United States ranging from 1839 to 1847.
Dates: 1839-1847