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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1016 (Text) 00000106160773 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.:
The collection consists of one paper prepared by William Niblack for the Semi-Centennial Celebration of St. James Episcopal Church in Vincennes, Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
William E. Niblack paper, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data:
William Ellis Niblack was born on May 19, 1822, in Dubois County, Indiana. He studied at Indiana University in Bloomington and was admitted to the bar in 1843. Niblack practiced law in Vincennes, Indiana; acted as surveyor of Dubois County; served in the Indiana House of Representatives in 1849-1850 and 1862-1863; and served in the Indiana Senate from 1850 to 1853. From January 1854 to October 1859, he was the judge of the third Circuit Court. He also served as a member of the United States Congress from 1857 to 1861 and 1865 to 1875. Niblack was a delegate to the Democratic National Convention in 1864, 1868, and 1876. After leaving Congress, he returned to practicing law. He became a justice on the Indiana Supreme Court in 1877 and served until 1889 when he moved to Indianapolis and retired from public service. William E. Niblack died on May 7, 1893, and is buried at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Niblack, William E. (William Ellis), 1822-1893.
St. James Episcopal Church (Vincennes, Ind.)
Indiana. General Assembly. House of Representatives.
Indiana. General Assembly. Senate.
Indiana. Circuit Court (3rd Circuit)
Indiana. Supreme Court.
United States. Congress. House.
Lawyers > Indiana > Vincennes.
Judges > Indiana.
Legislators > Indiana.
Legislators > United States.

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