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The Resource Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection

Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection

Label
Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection, 1823-1869
Title
Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection
Inclusive dates
1823-1869
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
There are four items in this collection. The oldest is a deed dated January 16, 1823 consisting of four pages on a single sheet folded in half. The deed is hand written in ink. The second item is a receipt dated October 28, 1826 for $8.74 tax paid by John Decker in Vincennes, Knox County. The third item is a newspaper dated October 21, 1843. The first part of the masthead is missing, but the second half is entitled "General Advertiser." The most recent item is a note to pay $140 to John Decker by Angeline Scott, dated March 25, 1869
Biographical or historical data
There is no information about Bessie Becker Doolittle or her ancestor John Decker.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Deeds
  • Knox County (Ind.)
Label
Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1932
Instantiates
Note
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2014/03 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
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
17536557
Extent
1 folder
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247140161
  • (OCoLC)247140161
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.
Label
Bessie Decker Doolittle Collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1932
Note
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2014/03 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
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
17536557
Extent
1 folder
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247140161
  • (OCoLC)247140161
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.

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