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The Resource Albert Gall papers

Albert Gall papers

Label
Albert Gall papers, 1865-1905, undated
Title
Albert Gall papers
Inclusive dates
1865-1905, undated
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes correspondence from Albert Gall in California and elsewhere in the U.S.; legal, insurance and patent documents, financial papers; photographs; Freemason materials and a biographical sketch of Alois D. Gall ranging from 1861-1905 regarding family and business matters and social organizations
Biographical or historical data
John Wallis Albert Gall was born in Green Bay, Wisconsin on Nov. 23, 1842. He was the oldest son of Dr. Alois [Albert] D. (who served as a surgeon in the Civil War) and Caroline Gall and had an older sister, Bertha and younger brother, Edmond. Albert and his family moved to Indianapolis, Indianapolis when he was five. In 1853 his father was appointed consul to Antwerp, where Albert finished his education. He returned to Indianapolis in 1859, entering the dry goods profession. Shortly thereafter he went to San Francisco, California, where he remained for four years. Albert again returned to Indianapolis, working for J. Kraus and Company (dealing in carpets), later buying an interest in the firm, which soon became known as Kraus and Gall, then Albert Gall. Albert was elected Treasurer of the State of Indiana in 1890 and 1892. He was active in many organizations, especially as a Freemason and a Knights Templar.Albert married Louisa [Louise] C. Ruschaupt on Oct. 20, 1864. They had three sons, Eddie, Albert and Freddie and one daughter, Berthe. He died on Oct. 13, 1905 and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis. Sources: [Gale], John Wallis Albert". Wisconsin, Births and Christenings Index, 1801-1928. Retrieved 2016/07/27. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Gall, Albert". 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/27. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Gall, Albert". Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Retrieved 2016/07/27. http://www.findagrave.com"Gall, Albert". (1925). History of Raper Commandery No. 1 Knights Templar. (p. 159). Print. ISLI 366.1 K71H"Gall, Albert". Indiana Biographical Index before 1990. Retrieved 2016/07/27. http://www.statelib.lib.in.us"Gall, Albert". Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2016/07/27. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Gall, Albert". (1877). Nowland, John H. B. Sketches of prominent citizens of 1876. Indianapolis, IN: Rilford & Carter. (pp. 304-305). Microfiche."Gall, Albert. (1893) Pictorial and biographical memoirs of Indianapolis and Marion County. Chicago, IL: Goodspeed Bros. (p. 465). Microfiche.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Gall, Albert, 1842-1905
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Freemasons
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
Label
Albert Gall papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/383
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/27 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/27 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20818840
Extent
1.0 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960356774
  • (OCoLC)960356774
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
3 manuscript boxes
Label
Albert Gall papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/383
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/27 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/27 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20818840
Extent
1.0 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn960356774
  • (OCoLC)960356774
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
3 manuscript boxes

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