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The Resource Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection

Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection

Label
Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection, 1867-1909, undated
Title
Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection
Inclusive dates
1867-1909, undated
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a variety of documents collected by Dr. Claude C. Lomax and includes a February 7, 1867 transcript of a legal dispute between Albert Ward and George D. Bruce; an October 15, 1873 article of agreement between Wm. H.H. Davison and Jacob Jones for a lease of Davison's farm for one year; a certificate for a drawing for prizes in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania on April 20, 1872 (Sargent and McIntyre, managers); an account book from James Grigsby of Spencer County, Indiana that contains transaction entries (1874-1877), algebra examples (undated), and daily diary entries by his wife, Emily, that include recipes (1886-1887); a number of handwritten songs (1893-1903, undated) by Ethel Ward, classmates from Dale, Indiana, and natives of Perry County, Indiana; genealogical information about Eli Grigsby and information about a mill built in 1856 by Philip Saltzman, Restless Jones, and R.D. Grigsby (undated); and miscellaneous receipts and documents of the Grigsby and Ward families (1871-1909)
Biographical or historical data
Claude Carl Lomax was born January 20, 1884 in Bristow, Perry County, Indiana to Dr. William and Hettie Lomax. He was a 1913 graduate of the Louisville Hospital College and practiced medicine in southern Indiana for many years before moving to Indianapolis. He later moved to Costa Mesa, California and passed away there at the age of 65 on July 14, 1953.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Claude Carl Lomax." California Death Index, 1940-1997. Accessed June 1, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/.Ancestry.com. "Claude C. Lomax." U.S. Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007. Accessed June 1, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/."Dr. Claude C. Lomax." Indianapolis Star (IN), July 16, 1953.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grigsby, Eli
  • Grigsby, Emily
  • Grigsby, James
  • Ward, Albert
  • Ward, Ethel
  • Perry County (Ind.)
Label
Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2417
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/02 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/02 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
21102128
Extent
0.02 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 Dr. Claude Lomax in 1943.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1000519859
  • (OCoLC)1000519859
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
2 folders
Label
Dr. Claude C. Lomax collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2417
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/06/02 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/06/02 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
21102128
Extent
0.02 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 Dr. Claude Lomax in 1943.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1000519859
  • (OCoLC)1000519859
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
2 folders

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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