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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0009 (Text) 00000105865919 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2004 December by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains a letter written by Julia [Ainsworth] to Desire Gallup on April 4, 1838, regarding the difficulties she is having, living on the frontier in City West, Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Julia Ainsworth letter, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data:
No information is available on Julia Ainsworth. No last name is given in the letter for the sender, but the donor believed it to be Ainsworth. Her cousin, the recipient, was Desire (Ball) Gallup, from Mystic, Connecticut. She later married Palmer Gallup, a math teacher from Springfield, Massachusetts. The donor provided information on Desire Ball.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ellen Cheney Fish.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > Indiana.
Pioneers > Indiana > Correspondence.
Women pioneers > Indiana.
Porter County (Ind.)

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