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Jay County collection 1907, undated.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1676 (Text) 00000106662125 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.03 Cubic feet 3 folders

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/04/27 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2017/04/27 by Linda Gellert.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
The collection includes 16 total items in 3 folders. Folder one includes 13 original undated political cartoon liquor advertisement cards. Twelve of the thirteen cards include advertisements of John F. Garey Wines and Liquors, Portland, Indiana; the thirteenth provides an advertisement for the publisher of the cards, A. H. Linaweaver, Findley, Ohio, posting a charge of $2 for 1000 cards. The cards also portray Folder two includes a one page original $25,000 stock certificate to Mrs. Anna Gay for 1000 shares of Redkey Citizens' Natural Gas, Light, Fuel and Petroleum Oil Company, Redkey, Indiana, 26 October 1907. Folder three includes a copy of the two page report titled, "Portland's First Well by Jeff Bowen, Portland Junior High History Club."
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Jay County 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:
The thirteen original advertising cards were published by A. H. Linaweaver for John F. Garey Wines and Liquors of Portland, Indiana. Albert Harold Linaweaver was a physician and painter, wood engraver, and publisher from Findlay, Ohio. He was born in Springfield, Ohio, in 1856, and married Emma Gear in 1881. He died in 1937.Source: Weidman, Jeffrey, Artists in Ohio, 1787-1900: A Biographical Dictionary.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: John F. Garey Wines and Liquors (Portland, Ind.)
Redkey Citizens' Natural Gas, Light, Fuel and Petroleum Oil Company (Redkey, Ind.)
Natural gas > Conservation.
Jay County (Ind.)
Portland (Ind.)
Genre: Advertising cards.
Stock certificates.

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