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The Resource Gapen-Moore family papers

Gapen-Moore family papers

Label
Gapen-Moore family papers, 1777-1934
Title
Gapen-Moore family papers
Inclusive dates
1777-1934
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The collection primarily consists of the correspondence and genealogy of the Gapen, Moore, and Davis families. Topics covered within the collection include family matters, person dealings, business and retail matters, and the Civil War (Henry C. Gapen -- 5th IN Cavalry, Charles D. Davis -- 9th IN Regiment Company K). The collection also contains a pamphlet of the 5th Indiana Cavalry in East Tennessee by G.H. Russell (1864) with a short biography of Henry Clay Gapen. Additionally, the collection includes photographs of the Gapen family: Frances J. Davis, Civil War Period (1860--1864?), taken in Logansport, Indiana, Frances J. Davis with Great Grandchild (postcard photograph), taken April 12, 1911, Henry Clinton Gapen (photograph), taken ca. 1892, and the Gapen sisters (photograph), taken ca. 1904 or 1905
Biographical or historical data
Information regarding the genealogy of the Gapen (1777--1934), Moore (1788--1917), and Davis (1831--1926) families are located within the collection.
Cataloging source
ISL
Language note
Materials are entirely in English
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Gapen family
  • Moore family
  • Davis family
  • United States
  • United States
  • Indiana
Label
Gapen-Moore family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/679
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007 by Alison Smith. Finding aid created 2012/03 by Brent Abercrombie
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
21087611
Extent
1 manuscript box
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn990788153
  • (OCoLC)990788153
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.
Label
Gapen-Moore family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/679
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007 by Alison Smith. Finding aid created 2012/03 by Brent Abercrombie
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
21087611
Extent
1 manuscript box
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn990788153
  • (OCoLC)990788153
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.

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