|| Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/02/11 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/02/11 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/06/16 by Brittany Kropf.
|Restrictions on Access Note:
|| Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information.
|| The collection includes three letters, dated March 2, 1839, May 16, 1845, and August 3, 1848, from A.R. Winter of Lake County, Indiana addressed to his father and other family members in Belchertown, Massachusetts. The letters chronicle Winter's family life near Laporte, with his wife, Cornelia, and children.
|Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
|| Alfred R. Winter letters, 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:
|| Alfred Roberts Winter was born on May 30, 1811, to Alpheus and Sally (Roberts) Winter in Springfield, MA. Alfred married Cornelia Payne, Dec. 21, 1835, in Laporte, IN. Winter died Jan 15, 1857 in Calumet, Lake County, IN. Sources:Ancestry.com. Accessed February 11, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
|Ownership and Custodial History:
|| This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Symmachus Trading Company in 1941.
|Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
|| No further additions are expected.