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The Resource John Parks collection

John Parks collection

Label
John Parks collection, 1834-1886
Title
John Parks collection
Inclusive dates
1834-1886
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes two copy books and a ciphering book with the name John Parks, dated 1834. Also included is an 1886 "Indiana State Almanac and Household Guide" published by Wells, Richardson and Company. The owner wrote in pencil the temperature and weather for some of the dates and made entries such as: July 13, "first tomatoes," and October 4, "moving." On the inside front cover is a small map of Indiana with statistics from the 1880 census. The printed pages contain folk remedies and advertisements
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Parks, John
  • Monograms
  • Weather forecasting
  • Indiana
Label
John Parks collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2840
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/04/27 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2017/04/27 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21106130
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, possibly from Ruth Sutherland.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1002857994
  • (OCoLC)1002857994
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
John Parks collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2840
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/04/27 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2017/04/27 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21106130
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, possibly from Ruth Sutherland.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)on1002857994
  • (OCoLC)1002857994
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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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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