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Samuel Hall letters, 1860-1862, undated.

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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 S0573 (Text) 00000106158322 Manuscripts Collection Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder

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Restrictions on Access Note:
The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.:
The collection contains letters written by Samuel Hall to his son, Horace Ames Hall while he was attending school in Collinsville, Connecticut. There is also one letter to Horace from his older sister.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
S573, Samuel Hall letters, Manuscript Section, Indiana Division, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Samuel Hall was born on June 1, 1797, in Somerset County, Maryland. In 1814, Samuel moved to Gibson County, Indiana. He was a member of the Indiana House of Representatives from 1829 to 1831 and again from 1845 to 1846. From 1832 to 1835, he was president judge of the 4th circuit. Hall served as Indiana's Lieutenant Governor from 1840 to 1843. On January 10, 1844, he married Sophia Augusta Ames with whom he had several children, including Horace Ames Hall. Hall was a delegate to the 1850 Indiana Constitutional Convention. He died on May 11, 1862.
Subject: Hall, Samuel, 1797-1862.
Hall family.
Lawyers > Indiana > Princeton.
Judges > Indiana.
Legislators > Indiana.

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