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Joanna M. Lane letter

Label
Joanna M. Lane letter, 1863/12/06
Title
Joanna M. Lane letter
Inclusive dates
1863/12/06
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a letter written by Joanna M. Lane to author and historian, Benson J. Lossing, on December 8, 1863. The letter contains Mrs. Lane's comments regarding life in Washington D.C., the situation in the House of Representatives and the expected election of Schulyer Colfax as Speaker of the House, and the growing feelings against General Mead
Biographical or historical data
Joanna M. Elston Lane was born on September 28, 1826 at Crawfordsville, Indiana to Major Isaac C. and Maria Elston. She married Henry S. Lane on February 11, 1845. Her husband was a U.S. Congressman, Indiana Governor, and served as U.S. Senator from Indiana during the Civil War. Mrs. Lane died on April 6, 1914. Sources: FindaGrave.com. "Joanna Maria Elston Lane." Find a Grave Index. Accessed January 26, 2016. http://www.findagrave.com."Mrs. H.S. Lane, a Noted Indiana Woman, is Dead." The Crawfordsville Journal. April 6, 1914.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1826-1914
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lane, Joanna M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Colfax, Schuyler
  • Lossing, Benson John
  • United States
  • Indiana
  • Knoxville (Tenn.)
Label
Joanna M. Lane letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2369
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/01/28 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/28 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
17544005
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 Joseph Rubinfine on 1975/10/02.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949055757
  • (OCoLC)949055757
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
Joanna M. Lane letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2369
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/01/28 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/28 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
17544005
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 Joseph Rubinfine on 1975/10/02.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949055757
  • (OCoLC)949055757
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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