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The Resource James S. Engle papers

James S. Engle papers

Label
James S. Engle papers, 1896
Title
James S. Engle papers
Inclusive dates
1896
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a photocopied autographed, signed letter from James S. Engle in Winchester, Indiana in June 1894 regarding his election campaign
Biographical or historical data
James S. Engle was born on September 13, 1846 to William and [Lutitia][Letitia]{Latitia] (Cabe) Engle in Washington Township, Randolph County, Indiana. He was one of eleven sons, a younger brother of Calvin Stratton Engle. He enlisted in Company F, Indiana 134th Infantry Regiment on May 24, 1864 and was mustered out on September 2, 1864 at Indianapolis, Indiana. He taught school for five years. He studied at Hartsville University, a United Brethren school in Bartholomew County, Indiana for nearly three years, then read law in 1871 and 1872 with various lawyers, until he was admitted to the bar in 1872. He was a justice of the peace from 1874-1878. He married Alice A. Monks on September 23, 1875 in Randolph County. He served in the state Legislature in 1885, as a Representative for Randolph County. He was a lawyer in Winchester, Indiana and served as a Judge of the 25th judicial circuit court, from 1908 until 1914. He was an active Republican and member of the Methodist Episcopal Church. He died on May 2, 1932 and is buried in Fountain Park Cemetery, Winchester, Indiana.Information found within the collection."Engle, James S.". 1850 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/06/30. http://archives.ancestry.com"Engle, James S.". (1980). In A biographical directory of the Indiana General Assembly . (v.1, p. 118). Indianapolis, IN: Indiana Historical Bureau. ISLI 920 B15G"Engle, James S.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/06/30. http://www.findagrave.com"Engle, James S.". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2014/06/30. http://archives.ancestry.com"Engle, James S.". U.S., Civil War Soldier Records and Profiles, 1861-1865. Retrieved 2014/06/30. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
Location of other archival material
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: S425 Calvin Stratton Engle collection
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  • Campaign literature
  • Judges
  • Correspondence
  • Winchester (Ind.)
Label
James S. Engle papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1992
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/07/02 by Edythe Hufman. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/02 by Edythe Hufman
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
20272632
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 Williard Heiss.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892516964
  • (OCoLC)892516964
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
James S. Engle papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1992
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/07/02 by Edythe Hufman. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/02 by Edythe Hufman
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
20272632
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 Williard Heiss.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn892516964
  • (OCoLC)892516964
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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