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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0024 (Text) 00000105866404 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 2004/12 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a photocopied account book from John Anderson in Hamilton County, Indiana ranging from 1855 to 1860 regarding financial transactions of a sawmill company.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
John Anderson account book, 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:
John H. Anderson was born in Hunterdon County, New Jersey on June 5, 1803 to John and Catherine Emery Anderson. Anderson married Nancy Ann Stevenson (1804-1878) on June 10, 1824 in Hunterdon and they had nine children. In 1832, he came to Indiana where he purchased land in both Madison and Hamilton counties. Anderson worked at the Hamilton County Sawmill. He served in the 142nd Indiana Volunteer Infantry Regiment, Company I during the Civil War. He died in Hamilton County, Indiana on April 8, 1881 and was buried in the (Old) Perkinsville Cemetery in Perkinsville, Madison County, Indiana.Sources:FindaGrave.com. "Anderson, John H." Find a Grave Index. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://www.findagrave.comAncestry.com. "Anderson, John." U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2015/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Eva Williamson on 1970/06/01.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Mills and mill-work > Indiana > 19th century.
Lumber trade > Indiana > 19th century.
Sawmills > Indiana > 19th century.
Hamilton County (Ind.)

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