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The Resource Eli H. Clampitt papers

Eli H. Clampitt papers

Label
Eli H. Clampitt papers, 1861-1866
Title
Eli H. Clampitt papers
Inclusive dates
1861-1866
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed letters and autographed and typed transcripts of letters from Eli H. Clampitt in Indiana and Civil War locations ranging from 1861 to 1866 regarding family business and army life
Biographical or historical data
Eli H. Clampitt was born in 1836 to Ezekiel and Ruth Clampitt in Indiana. He was one of seven children. He served as a private in the Civil War, enlisting in Company H, Indiana 29th Infantry Regiment on October 7, 1861, He was a private and worked as a wagoner. He was mustered out on December 2, 1865 in Marietta, Georgia. He married Martha A. Williams on December 23, 1869 in Boone County, Indiana. They had three children, including Eli E., who was killed in the Spanish-American War. Eli H. died September 16, 1873 in Kansas, on his way to finding a new home for his family in Indian Territory. He died at the home of a doctor, who wrote to a friend of his in Boone County, Indiana. He is buried in Kansas."Clampitt, Eli ". U.S., Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://archives.ancestry.com"Clampitt, Eli E.". Lebanon Pioneer. 3/02/1899. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://access.newspaperarchive.com/Indiana"Clampitt, Eli H.". 1850 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://archives.ancestry.com"Clampitt, Eli H.". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://archives.ancestry.com"Clampitt, Eli H.". Lebanon Patriot. 9/25/1873:3,c.3. Print"Clampitt, Eli H.". U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://interactive.ancestrylibrary.com"Clampitt, Eli H.". U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Moore, Martha A.". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/09/17. http://archives.ancestry.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clampitt, Eli H
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • United States
  • United States
  • Transcription
  • Indiana
Label
Eli H. Clampitt papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1824
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman
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
20354830
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 Dennis Babbitt on 1970/06/09.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893918950
  • (OCoLC)893918950
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
Eli H. Clampitt papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1824
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/17 by Edythe Huffman
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
20354830
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 Dennis Babbitt on 1970/06/09.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893918950
  • (OCoLC)893918950
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

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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