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John North collection 1878-1937

North, John, 1841-1921, (Compiler (com)).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L119 (Text) 00000106296726 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.3 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/05/21 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/05/21 by Brent Abercrombie.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a wedding invitation, menu, newspaper clipping, letter, and scrapbook from John North ranging from 1878 to 1937 about local affairs, passing of local residents, political elections, and President James Garfield.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
John North collection, 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 North, born in 1841, was a resident of Bluffton, Wells County, Indiana. Mr. North had three known brothers: Jerre, Jacob, and William. John North was married to Martha Bodine, with whom he had three sons: Harry, Dwight, and Merle. John North fought in the Civil War with the 23rd Iowa Regiment, Company G. John North died April 23, 1921, and is buried at Fairview Cemetery in Bluffton, Indiana.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from the Indiana State Museum in 1970.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Garfield, James A. (James Abram), 1831-1881.
Restaurants > Indiana > Menus.
Bluffton (Ind.)
Wells County (Ind.)
Genre: Personal correspondence.

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