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The Resource Aurelius M. Willoughby collection

Aurelius M. Willoughby collection

Label
Aurelius M. Willoughby collection, 1861-1950
Title
Aurelius M. Willoughby collection
Inclusive dates
1861-1950
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection consists of Willoughby's Civil War diaries ranging from 1861-1865. Also included are discharge papers, memorabilia, and personal business papers dating from 1864-1917. The collection also includes 2 tintypes, 46 carte de visite (Washington D.C., Georgia, and views of falls), and a manuscript history of Company H. 39th Indiana with photographs, circa 1910
Biographical or historical data
Aurelius Willoughy was born during December 1842 in the state of Ohio. During the Civil War, Willoughby served as the regimental quartermaster within the 39th Indiana Regiment, later re-organized as the 8th Indiana Cavalry. Following the war, Willoughby worked as an U.S. Internal Revenue agent in northeastern George (1866-1868), and later as a merchant in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana (1868-1922). Aurelius married Georgiana H. Willoughby, and the couple had two daughters Aune and Helen Willoughby. Aurelius Willoughby died June 10, 1922, and is buried at the Vincennes City Cemetery.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/compilercom
peH61bhHTjc
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Willoughby, Aurelius M
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Willoughby, Aurelius M
  • United States
  • United States
  • Carte de visit photographs
  • Tintype
  • United States
  • Vincennes (Ind.)
Label
Aurelius M. Willoughby collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/416
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/02/17 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format.
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
20385228
Extent
0.5 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 as a donation in September 1950.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905905510
  • (OCoLC)905905510
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
1 manuscript box
Label
Aurelius M. Willoughby collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/416
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/02/17 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format.
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
20385228
Extent
0.5 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 as a donation in September 1950.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905905510
  • (OCoLC)905905510
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
1 manuscript box

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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