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Kirkpatrick family collection 1860-1934

Kirkpatrick, Thomas, 1820-1891 creator (Author).
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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 S1948 (Text) 1948001-10008 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.03 Cubic feet 3 folders, 1 oversize folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/12/12 by Alexandria Jones. EAD finding aid created 2014/12/12 by Alexandria Jones. EAD finding aid updated 2016/06/20 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes materials collected by members of the Kirkpatrick family from 1860 to 1934. The collection is primarily correspondence from Captain Thomas Kirkpatrick of Kokomo, Indiana ranging from 1863 to 1888 regarding matters of the 13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry and also includes news clippings, cards, pressed flowers, ribbons, and a scrapbook.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Kirkpatrick family 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.
Location of Other Archival Materials Note: Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: OB103: Kirkpatrick family collection land grants
Biographical or Historical Data: Thomas M. Kirkpatrick was born on May 2, 1820 in Ohio. At the age of 21 he married Margaret Jane Baldwin in Montgomery County. After being elected sheriff and county commissioner for Kokomo, Indiana, Kirkpatrick served as captain of Company E, 13th Indiana Volunteer Infantry. He also served three terms in the Indiana General Assembly and was appointed as Internal Revenue Collector by President Arthur in 1883. Kirkpatrick died September 6, 1891 and was laid to rest in Crown Point Cemetery in Kokomo, Indiana.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Jennie Poland on 1944/02/11.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Kirkpatrick family.
Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850.
United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 13th (1861-1865)
Land grants.
Howard County (Ind.)
Kokomo (Ind.)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Military life.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.
Genre: Clippings
Correspondence
Ribbons
Scrapbooks.

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