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Jefferson County (Ind.)

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 19 Collections and/or Records:

1811 elections documents

 Collection — Folder S3114
Identifier: S3114
Scope and Contents This collection includes an order dated February 1, 1811 from William Henry Harrison, Governor of the Indiana Territory, to the sheriff of Jefferson County. The order directs the sheriff to hold an election for the purpose of selecting one person to represent the citizenry of the county in the House of Representatives of the Indiana Territory. Also included are six poll reports, dated April 1811, listing voters in three townships, Jefferson, Madison, and Washington of Jefferson County and the...

Frank M. Hohenberger, State Department of Geology photograph album

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: P037
Scope and Contents This collection includes a series of photographs from negatives made for the State Department of Geology during the months of September and October, 1918, in Monroe, Lawrence, Martin, Orange, Washington, Clark, Floyd, Harrison, Crawford, Jefferson, Switzerland, Jennings, and Franklin counties, Indiana, by Frank W. Hohenberger, in Nashville, Indiana.

George S. Cottman papers

 Collection
Identifier: L039
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, research, newspaper articles and drafts of speeches and articles from George S. Cottman in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1872 to 1937 regarding Indiana history, business and family business and articles by other writers concerning history.

Harry Lemen oversize photograph collection

 Collection — Folder OP004
Identifier: OP004
Scope and Contents This collection includes five photographs of steamboats, the Ohio River, and Jefferson County from Harry Lemen in Madison, Indiana from around the 1940s.

Henry Carney papers

 Collection — Folder S225
Identifier: S0225
Scope and Contents This collection includes a photocopied, autographed copybook from Henry Carney ranging from 1830 to 1836 regarding arithmetic and advertisements from Jeffersonville and Madison, Indiana newspapers in 1829.

James S. Terwilliger collection

 Collection — Folder S1295
Identifier: S1295
Scope and Contents This collection consists of photocopies of letters and papers regarding James S. Terwilliger in Indiana, Ohio and Arkansas, ranging from 1838 to 1890, regarding family life and business concerns.

James Siddall papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3291
Scope and Contents This collection includes "Dantucker with Speed," a incomplete handwritten poem about the nomination and election of James Polk (circa 1844). On the back of the same paper, there is a poem that begins, "O death within thy ruthless grasp" and a February 7, 1844 receipt from the Indianapolis office of the Sinking Fund for Asa Anderson and Esquire Ward regarding payment of interest on a loan. The collection also has a February 28, 1846 "Penmanship" receipt and includes a pencil drawing of a woman...

Jefferson County, Indiana account book

 Collection — Volume V230
Identifier: V230
Scope and Contents This collection contains a volume created in Jefferson County that is primarily an account book for a merchant during 1845-1846 and also contains writings and newspaper clippings towards the end.

Jesse D. Bright papers

 Collection — Folder S165
Identifier: S0165
Scope and Contents This collection includes an original autographed, signed letter and three photostats of autographed, signed letters from Jesse D. Bright in Washington, D.C. and Madison, Indiana ranging from 1847 to 1856 regarding family matters.

John A. Birkle account book

 Collection — Volume V027
Identifier: V027
Scope and Contents This collection includes John A. Birkle's account book containing entries ranging from 1913 to 1961, with the bulk ranging from 1913 to 1933 regarding his blacksmith and farming accounts. The account book was later used to record a number of recipes for cakes, cookies and wines and directions for canning green beans, making soap, and curing meat.