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Charlotte Farnham Leonard letter

Label
Charlotte Farnham Leonard letter, 1848 June
Title
Charlotte Farnham Leonard letter
Inclusive dates
1848 June
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a June 15, 1848 letter written by Charlotte Farnham Leonard of Madison, Indiana to Reverend Samuel F. Jarvis of Middletown, Connecticut. Her letter is written on a June 14, 1848 circular printed by members of the Episcopal congregation of Christ Church in Madison and Jackson Kemper, the Bishop in charge of the Diocese of Indiana. The circular was created to try and raise money to build a "suitable house for public worship". Mrs. Leonard was a former parishioner of Rev. Jarvis and she wrote to "beseech" him to help obtain the funds needed to built a church
Biographical or historical data
Charlotte Farnham Leonard was born April 15, 1796 at Newburyport, Massachusetts to William and Hanna Farnham. She was the second wife of George W. Leonard (1790-1856) of Madison, Indiana whom she married on June 10, 1935 at Cincinnati, Ohio. Charlotte passed away on November 28, 1862 and is buried in Springdale Cemetery in Madison.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Charlotte Farnham." Massachusetts Town and Vital Records, 1620-1988. Accessed April 8, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "George W Leonard." U.S. Newspaper Extractions from the Northeast, 1704-1930. Accessed April 8, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.FindaGrave.com. "Charlotte Farnham Leonard." Find a Grave Index. Accessed April 8, 2017. https://www.findagrave.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Leonard, Charlotte Farnum
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jarvis, Samuel F.
  • Episcopal Church
  • Madison (Ind.)
Label
Charlotte Farnham Leonard letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2388
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/04/08 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/04/08 by Laura Eliason
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
21078596
Extent
0.01 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 purchase from Frances Edwards on 1946/02/18.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988327660
  • (OCoLC)988327660
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 folder
Label
Charlotte Farnham Leonard letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2388
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/04/08 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/04/08 by Laura Eliason
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
21078596
Extent
0.01 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 purchase from Frances Edwards on 1946/02/18.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988327660
  • (OCoLC)988327660
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 folder

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