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Samuel Alexander letters 1829-1871

Alexander, Samuel, (creator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0014 (Text) 00000105865968 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/04 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/28 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains correspondence to, from and about Samuel Alexander between 1829 and 1871. The letters chronicle the formation of the Presbyterian Church in Vincennes and throughout Indiana, as well as including information on his installation as a pastor, his congregation and his work.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Samuel Alexander letters, 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:
Little is known about Samuel R. Alexander. He was probably born in Kentucky around 1801. He appears to have been married and had at least three children. His date of death is unknown.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Martha Alexander on 1948/09.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Clergy > Indiana.
Frontier and pioneer life > Indiana.
Presbyterian Church > Indiana.
Vincennes (Ind.)
Genre: Correspondence.

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