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Knights of the Golden Circle clipping 1862/08/04

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1601 (Text) 1601001-1065455 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/14 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/14 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/05/10 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection comprises a newspaper clipping from the Indianapolis Journal dated August 4, 1862 concerning "treasonable organizations in Indiana," specifically the Knights of the Golden Circle, during the U.S. Civil War.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Knights of the Golden Circle clipping, 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: S0353: Knights of the Golden Circle manuscript
Biographical or Historical Data: The Knights of the Golden Circle was a secret society of men opposed to the Lincoln Administration. They supported the Confederate States of America, and believed in the legality of two separate countries. The leaders were tried for treason in Indianapolis in 1864 and found guilty. Sources: Items in the collection.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Knights of the Golden Circle.
Secret societies > Indiana.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
Indianapolis (Ind.)
Genre: Clippings

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