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The Resource Everett Hamilton diary

Everett Hamilton diary

Label
Everett Hamilton diary, 1863
Title
Everett Hamilton diary
Inclusive dates
1863
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains Everett Hamilton's 1863 pocket diary. The diary entries include notes about his daily activities while attending North Western Christian University in Indianapolis, church attendance, letters sent and received, and expenses paid out. There is also entries during his brief time in the army before his discharge for illness. The collection also includes an undated news clipping from the Indianapolis News that describes Hamilton's diary and how it was found by children playing on East Washington Street in Indianapolis
Biographical or historical data
Everett Hamilton was born October 16, 1841 in Decatur County, Indiana to Cyrus and Mary Hamilton. He attended North Western Christian University (now Butler University) for one and one-half years. He was a successful farmer and stockman and was active in the Presbyterian church. He passed away at the age of 89 on October 1, 1930. Sources:Information found within Collection.Harding, Lewis A. History of Decatur County, Indiana: Its People, Industries, and Institutions. Indianapolis, IN: B.F. Bowen & Company, 1915."Last of Family of Hamilton Passes Away." The Greensburg Daily News(IN), October 1, 1930.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1841-1930
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Hamilton, Everett
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  • North Western Christian University (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Butler University
Label
Everett Hamilton diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2140
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/11/10 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/10 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
20839380
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 Mrs. J.S. Simms on 1938/07/29.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966431250
  • (OCoLC)966431250
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
Everett Hamilton diary
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2140
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/11/10 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/10 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
20839380
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 Mrs. J.S. Simms on 1938/07/29.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966431250
  • (OCoLC)966431250
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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