Henry County (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 26 Collections and/or Records:
309th Observation Squad, United States Air Corps Reserve, Indiana aerial photograph collection
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.
Abram B. Hopper stock certificate
Collection — Folder 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.
Benjamin and Juliet Corwine indenture
Collection — Folder 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.
Benjamin S. Parker papers
Scope and Contents This collection contains 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,...
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Benjamin S. Parker papers
Chamness family letters
Collection — Folder 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.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Chamness family letters
Dunreith, Indiana train derailment photographs
Collection — Folder 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.
Frank C. Stewart essay
Collection — Folder 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
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Frank C. Stewart essay
George Quincy Wilkinson collection
Collection — Folder 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...
Hannah Symons collection
Collection — Folder 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.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Hannah Symons collection
Hatfield family papers
Collection — Folder OB007
Scope and Contents This collection contains indentures for properties associated with the Hatfield family in the United States ranging from 1839 to 1847.
Found in: Rare Books and Manuscripts / Hatfield family papers