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The Resource John B. Vorhies collection

John B. Vorhies collection

Label
John B. Vorhies collection, 1882-1933
Title
John B. Vorhies collection
Inclusive dates
1882-1933
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes correspondence, receipts, postcards, invitations, bank books, and poll books from John B. Vorhies and son Dow in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana ranging from 1882 to 1933 regarding personal matters, local Democratic politics, and business matters (payment of bills, etc.)
Biographical or historical data
John B. Vorhies was born in 1827. A farmer and carpenter, Vorhies settled in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana in 1871. John married Lucinda Lemasters in Marion County on November 22, 1871. The couple had one son named Dow W. Vorhies. John and Lucinda purchase land on Bluff Road between Troy Avenue and Sumner Street. Dow resided at the family farm until his death in 1939.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/compilercom
Wq53wAj6vUA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Vorhies, John B
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
  • Marion County (Ind.)
Label
John B. Vorhies collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/276
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/03/30 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/03/30 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format.
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
20419216
Extent
0.5 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919515741
  • (OCoLC)919515741
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 manuscript box
Label
John B. Vorhies collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/276
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/03/30 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/03/30 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format.
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
20419216
Extent
0.5 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn919515741
  • (OCoLC)919515741
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 manuscript box

Library Locations

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

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