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Isaac Farver papers 1849-1949

Farver, Isaac, (creator.).

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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 S0453 (Text) 00000106658206 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.03 Cubic feet 3 folders

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/12/08 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/12/08 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed letters and business and legal forms from Isaac Farver and others in Indiana, Ohio and elsewhere ranging from 1849 to 1949 regarding personal, business and legal matters.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Isaac Farver 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:
Isaac Farver was born to John and Rebecca Wolf Farver on March 24, 1827 in Crawford County, Ohio. He was one of ten children, including a brother, Samuel. He married May Ann Myers, and they had five children. He served in the Civil War, was drafted to Company C, Indiana 35th Infantry Regiment on October 6, 1864 and was mustered out on September 30, 1865. They moved to Spencerville, Indiana and he operated a shoe shop until 1867, He was kicked in the abdomen by a horse on September 7, 1893. He died on September 11, 1893 and was buried in White City Cemetery, Spencerville, Indiana.Information found within the collection."Farver, Isaac". 1870 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/12/08."Farver, Isaac". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/12/08."Farver, Isaac". U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/12/08."Farver, John". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/12/08.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ray Farver on 1968/05/17.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Indiana.
Genre: Forms (Documents)

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