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William Nail daybook 1854-1874

Nail, William 1825-1886 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 S1008 (Text) 100801-1987936 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 2016/05/24 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/05/24 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes the daybook of William Nail of Lawrence County, Indiana. The entries range from 1854 to 1874 and contain information about his carpentry and coffin making business and farming activities.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: William Nail daybook, 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: William Nail was born on October 9, 1825 in Indiana. He married Jane Williams on December 7, 1848. Nail was a coffin and cabinet maker and farmer. He died on March 2, 1886.Sources:Information supplied by Mrs. Richard Zimmerly.Ancestry.com. "William Nail." Indiana Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed May 24, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Richard (Teresa) Zimmerly.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Cabinetwork.
Coffins.
Woodwork.
Lawrence County (Ind.)
Genre: Diaries.

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