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William Prince correspondence and papers, 1813-1834.

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  • 2 of 2 copies 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 OB1 Folder 7 (Text) 77781-9451 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1084 (Text) 00000106161417 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder 1 oversized folder

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2005/11 by Christina Baich. Finding aid udpated 2015/11/14 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: The collection consists largely of correspondence and documents recording payments during Prince's time as Indian Agent at Vincennes, Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: William Prince correspondence and papers, 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 Prince was born in Ireland in 1772. Prince had immigrated to the United States and settled in Knox County, Indiana, by 1800. He served in the Indiana militia and was a captain at the Battle of Tippecanoe in 1811. Prince was a delegate to the first Indiana Constitutional Convention in 1816. He held many public offices. Prince was elected to the U.S. House of Representatives in 1823 and served until his death on September 8, 1824.
Subject: Prince, William, 1772-1824.
Indiana. Militia.
Indiana. Constitutional Convention (1816)
Indiana. Circuit Court (1st Circuit)
United States. Congress. House.
Tippecanoe, Battle of, Ind., 1811.
Lawyers > Indiana > Gibson County.
Judges > Indiana.
Indian agents > Indiana > Vincennes.
Legislators > United States.

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