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Henry County (Ind.)

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:

Benjamin S. Parker papers

Identifier: L123
Scope and Contents This collection contains 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, early Indiana and Midwestern history, Quakers,...

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.

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.

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.

Henry County collection

Identifier: L211
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, business, court, government and legal documents, and a typed copy of records of the Henry County Female Anti-Slavery Society ranging from 1830-1935 regarding deeds, invoices, titles, taxes, library books, and organizational business.

Henry, Madison and Delaware County Agricultural Society score book

 Collection — Folder S1498
Identifier: S1498
Scope and Contents This collection includes the official score book for the Friday, August 2, 1907 horse races at the Henry, Madison and Delaware County Agricultural Society fair. The score book contains information about the 2:18 trot, 2:19 pace, and 5-8 mile run races; handwritten notes and race results; local business advertisements; and schedules for upcoming race programs at other community fairs.

John Kline Burgess collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: L022
Scope and Contents The collection consists of legal documents and letters between the company’s partners and the land lessor. Also included is correspondence with E. G. Cottingham concerning the drilling progress and receipts from drilling company suppliers.

Joseph Draper collection

 Collection — Folder S0378
Identifier: S0378
Scope and Contents The collection consists of 26 hand-written deeds, land indentures, and bonds with the names of probable relatives with the last name Draper: Ephraim, Oliver, Jesse and Sarah, John, Joshua, Martha, Huldah, Josiah and Jemima, and Thomas. Three people named Bennett, J.M., William and Emaline are also on the documents. Some of the other names are: Jonathan and Anna Pearson; Josiah Small; William and Isabel Hawkins; Thomas and Hannah Symons; Nathan and Martha Pressnall; William and Jonathan K. Bond;...

Nibarger family photographs

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: SP049

Samuel B. Huddleston papers

 Collection — Folder S694
Identifier: S0694
Scope and Contents This collection includes a carbon of a typed document from Samuel B. Huddleston in Dublin, Indiana regarding the Spencer family in Union and Henry County, Indiana.