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Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana Papers 1826-1971.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1647 (Text) 00000106662109 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/04 by Julie A. Reid. Finding aid updated 2015/11/16 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection consists of a photocopy of a document entitled ”Historical Sketch of 301 Washington Street Site”. The document includes a narrative text detailing the history of the property, deed information, information pertaining to plat # 39 and plat # 47, tax assessment records, information pertaining to Smith and Irwin's dry goods business, notes, and a bibliography.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Columbus, Bartholomew County, Indiana 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:
Bartholomew County, named in honor of General Joseph Bartholomew, was created by an act of the General Assembly on January 9, 1821. At this time County Commissioners selected an area within the county known as “Tiptonia” as the county seat. This name was later changed to Columbus. The town was incorporated on April 15, 1837. A city government was organized in June, 1864, and the first city election took place on October 24 of that same year.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Dwellings > Indiana > Columbus > History.
Business enterprises > Indiana > Columbus > History.
Columbus (Ind.) > History.

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