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Charles T. Williams papers 1897-1931

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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 L177 (Text) 928212-1001 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI V204 (Text) 1819-1714 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.0 Cubic feet 3 manuscript boxes

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007/01/16 by Barbara Hilderbrand. EAD finding aid created 2007/01/16 by Barbara Hilderbrand. EAD finding aid revised 2016/03/31 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: his collection contains 7 volumes of letter books and account books of Charles T. Williams. The volumes include correspondence, receipts, and copies of papers filed in the Marion County Probate Court (1897-1930). Also included are estate papers for the Hightshoe (1900-1917) and Hanes (1900-1924) families, abstracts of title and a survey report (1911-1918), and a personal letter sent to Mr. William Bosson from Clara S. Hope dated February 24, 1931.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Charles T. Williams papers, 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: Charles T. Williams was born May 8, 1876 at Richmond, Indiana to Watkin H. and Mary E. Williams. He was an Indianapolis attorney at Claypool and Claypool and then had his own private practice. He never married and died on January 26, 1930.Sources:Information within collection.Ancestry.com. "Charles T. Williams." 1920 United States Federal Census. Accessed March 12, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/.Ancestry.com. "Charles Thomas Williams." United States World War I Registration Cards, 1917-1918. Accessed March 12, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/."Charles Williams, Attorney, Dies Here." Indianapolis Star (IN), January 27, 1930, 8.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from William Heiss on 1963/10/01.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Williams, Charles T. > Correspondence.
Hightshoe family.
Haynes family.
Indiana. Probate Court (Marion County)
Lawyers > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Legal documents > Indiana > Marion County.
Practice of law > Indiana > Marion County.
Real property > Indiana > Marion County.

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