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Ebenezer Sharpe diary

Label
Ebenezer Sharpe diary, 1851-1853
Title
Ebenezer Sharpe diary
Inclusive dates
1851-1853
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes one diary from Ebenezer Sharpe in Indianapolis, Indiana, ranging from 1851 to 1853, concerning daily life in the capitol, family life, and teaching, as well as clippings of "A Hoosier Listening Post" by Kate Milner Rabb
Biographical or historical data
Ebenezer Sharpe was born in Kentucky and moved to the newly founded Indianapolis in 1926 and established a school in the Presbyterian Church on Pennsylvania Street. He worked as a land agent as newly acquired land was sold off to developers. He was also a member of the Indianapolis Literary Club and a banker.Sources:"Founding of the Club." Indianapolis Literary Club. Accessed May 27, 2016. http://www.literaryclub.org/id12.html.Holloway, William Robeson. Indianapolis: A Historical and Statistical Sketch of the Railroad City. (Indianapolis: Indianapolis Journal Print, 1870), 163.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Sharpe, Ebenezer
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Families
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Schools
  • Teachers
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Ebenezer Sharpe diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2732
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/05/27 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/05/27 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection consists of one item.
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
20664722
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 Bella M. Sharpe on 1930/03/03.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn954058535
  • (OCoLC)954058535
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
Ebenezer Sharpe diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2732
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/05/27 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/05/27 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection consists of one item.
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
20664722
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 Bella M. Sharpe on 1930/03/03.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn954058535
  • (OCoLC)954058535
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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