Perry County (Ind.)
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 10 Collections and/or Records:
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.
Collection — Folder S0780
Scope and Contents This collection contains a March 11, 1882 letter written by Allie Kinkaid from Colfax, Indiana and sent to her family at home near Thorntown, Indiana. In the letter Miss Kinkaid mentions saloons and the comings and goings at the train depot. She also discusses attending Sunday school and the home where she is boarding.
Scope and Contents The collection consists of records, both originals and photostat copies, of a number of Indiana Baptist churches. Included are records of Baptist churches at Attica, Fountain County (1870-1899); Aurora, Dearborn County (1871-1883); Bloomington, Monroe County (1825-1890); Brown’s Wonder Church, Boone County (1840-1873); Ebenezer and Clear Creek, Morgan County (1830-1891); Eel River District Association, Putnam County (1825-1951); Lick Creek, Fayette County (1814-1912); Little Mt. Zion Church,...
Collection — Folder SP059
Scope and Contents This collection includes photographs from Camp Koch in Perry County, Indiana ranging from circa 1947 to 1950s regarding the campers--children with physical disabilities--and camp staff members, as well as views of the Ohio River and the camp's buildings and grounds.
Dates: circa 1940-1950s
Collection — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents This collection contains a variety of documents collected by Dr. Claude C. Lomax and includes a February 7, 1867 transcript of a legal dispute between Albert Ward and George D. Bruce; an October 15, 1873 article of agreement between Wm. H.H. Davison and Jacob Jones for a lease of Davison's farm for one year; a certificate for a drawing for prizes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 20, 1872 (Sargent and McIntyre, managers); an account book from James Grigsby of Spencer County, Indiana that...
Dates: 1867-1909, undated
Collection — Folder S3119
Scope and Contents This collection includes a plat for property in Perry County surveyed by Frederick Connor for Peter Drinkwater (June 4, 1851); Thomas Drinkwater's account book (1852-1856); eight bills and receipts for potatoes, meal, coffee, and other food items from the brothers' business as steamboat pilots (1855-1879); and a recipe for "Chinese Grip or Diamond Cement" (undated).
Scope and Contents The collection consists of papers relating to two companies: Tell City Woolen Mills and H and C Ferry Company. The Tell City Woolen Mills material includes papers (1859-1931), journal (1903-1942), and cash journal reconciliation slips (1932-1941). The H and C Ferry Company materials include deeds, rates, agreements, and other papers relating to their business (1829-1970, undated).
Collection — Folder S628
Scope and Contents This collection contains Fred Heinzle's personal papers ranging from 1922 to 1951, including two receipts from the Gruen Watch Company, a bill from the Homestead Hotel in West Baden, Indiana, a sample city ballot for Tell City, Indiana showing Heinzle as the Democratic candidate for mayor, a letter from the Elgin American Division, Illinois Watch Case Co., price lists for services at Heinzle's Jewelry Store, and a congratulatory letter from Heinzle to Urdix B. Ewing upon winning the election...
Collection — Folder S1859
Scope and Contents This collection includes two typewritten copies of "The Change - From Buns to Bobs: A Study of Modes of Hairdressing on Ladies in Tell City Fifty Years Ago (1920-1930)," a report and program given by Lloyd Whitmer to the Tell City Historical Society in October 1975. The report includes an appendices containing typewritten transcriptions of the 1925 Saturday Evening Post article, "Erstwhile Crowning Glory"; excerpts of the articles "Why I...
Collection — Folder SP033
Scope and Contents This collection includes carte-de-visite photographs from the Mason family and other individuals in Indiana, New Hampshire, and other places in the United States ranging from circa 1860 to 1880 depicting portraits of family members and other people, which include: Mary Archer; D.L. Armstrong, Charlie Schmuck, and W.L. Sote (Cannelton, Indiana); Maggie Armstrong; Maggie Boyd (Quincy, Illlnois); R. Boyde (Evansville, Indiana); Bob Cotton; Max Kirkpatrick; Maggie Lemming (New Albany, Indiana);...
Dates: circa 1860-1870s