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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [MSS I] ISLI S1577 (Text) 00000106357809 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2018/9/13 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
Written from Liberty, Indiana, this handwritten letter, dated September 7, 1888, is one sentence. It reads as follows: "To Whom It May Concern. You are hereby respectfully requested to lower the Banner across Union Street which represents the Rebel Flag by 6 o'clock pm of this day and thus avoid trouble. Very respectfully Many Union Soldiers."
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Indiana Lincoln League letter, 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 Indiana Lincoln League, according to the imprinted letterhead, had officers, an executive committee, and district managers. General John Coburn of Indianapollis was on the Executive Committee. The officers were President W. L. Taylor, Secretary W. H. Smith, and Treasurer N. S. Byram. There were five men on the Executive Committee. Thirteen men served as District Managers. Albert Davis was the District Manager for Liberty, Indiana, and presumably wrote this letter.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note:
Finding aid online.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Malcolm G. Rollins on 1934/7/27.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Liberty (Ind.)
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865.
Genre: Correspondence

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