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Janice Musselman collection 1834-1892, undated

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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 S1003 (Text) 00000106659493 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.03 Cubic feet 2 folders

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/01 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/01 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains photocopies of poems, songs, scriptures and corrrespondence of the Mallery, Sallee, and Emmons families (1834 -1892). Several letters are written by Moses E. Sallee while he was with Company L, Indiana 8th Cavalry Regiment during the U.S. Civil War. Also included is the account book of J.M. Mallery of Noblesville, Indiana is (1835-1858). Some of the photocopies are illegible.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Janice Musselman 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:
Josiah Minor (J.M.) Mallery was born on May 24, 1806 in Jefferson County, New York to Curtis and Nancy Mallery. He married Lydia Maria Emmons (1815-1872) on September 6, 1835. He died in 1891.Moses Edward Sallee was born about 1846. He enlisted in Company L Indiana 8th Cavalry Regiment on January 24, 1864. He mustered out on July 20, 1865. He married Emily Hopkins (1848-1936) on September 19, 1867. He was killed by a runaway team in Tipton, Indiana on August 14, 1885.Sources:Information within "Emily Hopkins." Indiana Marriage Index, 1800-1941. Accessed June 1, 2016. "Josiah Minor Mallory." The New England Historical & Genealogical Register, 1847-2011. Accessed June 1, 2016."Edward Sallee." Kokomo (IN) Gazette Tribune, August 18, 1885. Accessed June 1, 2016. "Minor Mallory." Find a Grave Index. Accessed June 1, 2016."A Wilderness Garden Made by Pioneers." Tipton (IN) Tribune , October 21,1935. Accessed June 1, 2016.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Janice Musselman on 1973/09.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Emmons family.
Mallory family.
Salley family.
United States. Army. Indiana Cavalry Regiment, 8th (1863-1865)
Noblesville (Ind.)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Military life > Personal narratives.
Genre: Poetry.
Family histories.

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