Henry County (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 14 Collections and/or Records:
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,...
Collection — Folder S2622
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.
Collection — Folder S1279
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.
Collection — Folder 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.
Collection — Box 1
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.
Collection — Folder 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;...
Collection — Multiple Containers
Collection — Folder S694