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The Resource Crosier Family papers

Crosier Family papers

Label
Crosier Family papers, 1840-1901
Title
Crosier Family papers
Inclusive dates
1840-1901
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains letters from Edward Crosier to Adam Crosier, family letters from Battle Creek, Michigan, Knoxville, Iowa, Seneca and Geneva, New York, Ford County, Illinois, Jacksonville, Oregon, and Harrison County, Indiana. Also included are letters to Adam Crosier about his surveying work, letters to Lafe Crosier about family and farming, an 1866 campaign circular for Walter Q. Gresham, and comments on a speech by Joseph Albert Wright from August 10, 186?
Biographical or historical data
Adam Crosier was born about 1806 in New York and worked as a farmer and surveyor in Harrison County, Indiana. He married Sarah Douglas on December 30, 1831 and together they had six children. He died in February of 1887. Edward Crosier was born about 1832 in Indiana and was the oldest child of Adam and Sarah Crosier. He attended schools at Louisville, Kentucky and Ann Arbor, Michigan where he studied medicine. He was a doctor with the U.S. Army Hospital at New Albany, Indiana, worked in the Surveyor's Office of the U.S. Custom house at Louisville, and owned a druggist and chemist shop in New Albany. He died in 1891. Lafayette (Lafe) Crosier was born about 1854; he married Minerva J. Crosier, the daughter of Adam and Sarah Crosier on March 12, 1885. He worked as a farmer in Harrison County, Indiana.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Crosier Family
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Crosier, Adam
  • Crosier, Edward S
  • Crosier, Lafayette
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gresham, Walter Quintin
  • Wright, Joseph A.
  • Farmers
  • Surveyors
  • Harrison County (Ind.)
Label
Crosier Family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/111
Instantiates
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
17554296
Extent
1 manuscripts box
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Immediate source of acquisition
Arthur Romerhaus
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247222318
  • (OCoLC)247222318
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.
Label
Crosier Family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/111
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
17554296
Extent
1 manuscripts box
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Immediate source of acquisition
Arthur Romerhaus
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247222318
  • (OCoLC)247222318
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.

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