Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1997/06 by Jill Costill. Revised 2006/05 by Benjamin Clark. Finding aid updated 2015/11/09 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
This collection contains George Stringers commission by Indiana Governor James Whitcomb to the rank of captain of the 56th regiment of the Indiana militia.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
George Stringer Commission, 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:
George Stringer was born circa 1814 in Kentucky. Stringer lived in Jackson township of Putnam County, Indiana where he was a farmer.