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The Resource David H. Morris, Sr. clipping

David H. Morris, Sr. clipping

Label
David H. Morris, Sr. clipping, 1840/01/29
Title
David H. Morris, Sr. clipping
Inclusive dates
1840/01/29
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a photostat copy of a Troy Times (Ohio) newspaper article written by David H. Morris, Sr. on January 29, 1840. The article offers a sketch of the military expedition against the Indians in the Northwest Territory that was undertaken in the fall of 1790 under the command of General Josiah Harmar
Biographical or historical data
David Hamilton Morris, Sr. was born in Hanover, New Jersey on July 11, 1769. In his youth, he served in the Revolutionary War with the Pennsylvania troops. In 1786, he enlisted in Captain Ferguson's company of Colonel Josiah Harmar's artillery regiment. After his term expired, he enlisted in Captain Joseph Ashton's company and served with this unit during General Josiah Harmar's 1790 Indian Expedition. He was discharged with the rank of 1st Sergeant after serving in the Indian Campaign for more than 4 years. He died on April 3, 1843 in Miami County, Ohio.Sources:Ancestry.com. "David Hamilton Morris." U.S. Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Accessed December 15, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/.FindaGrave.com. "David Hamilton Morris, Sr." Find a Grave Index. Accessed December 15, 2016. http://www.findagrave.com/.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1769-1843
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Morris, David H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harmar, Josiah
  • Indians of North America
  • Indians of North America
  • Indiana Territory
Label
David H. Morris, Sr. clipping
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2158
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/12/15 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/12/15 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
20897521
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 donation from Mr. Morris of the Indiana Public Service Commission in 1920.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974912071
  • (OCoLC)974912071
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
David H. Morris, Sr. clipping
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2158
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/12/15 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/12/15 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
20897521
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 donation from Mr. Morris of the Indiana Public Service Commission in 1920.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974912071
  • (OCoLC)974912071
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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