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The Resource John R. Simpson papers

John R. Simpson papers

Label
John R. Simpson papers, 1822-1875
Title
John R. Simpson papers
Inclusive dates
1822-1875
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes autographed, signed letters and business correspondence from family and friends in Paoli, Indiana and elsewhere ranging from 1822-1875 regarding family matters, patents, and land grants
Biographical or historical data
John R. Simpson, born September 1834, was the son of attorney, A.J. Simpson of Paoli, Orange County, and attended Westfield Academy in Massachusetts (1852 - 1855). Simpson worked as a businessman in Paoli, Indiana, Davenport, Iowa, and New York State. Mr. Simpson married his wife Adie in 1875. According to the U.S. census, John and Adie had three children: Arthur, John, and Charles. John R. Simpson died November 25, 1906. Information Found within Collection"Simpson, John R.". 1880 & 1900 U.S. Federal Census. Retrieved 2013/01/24. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Simpson, John R.". Indiana Death Index, 1882-1920. Retrieved 2013/01/24. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1834-1906,
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Simpson, John R.
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  • Land grants
  • Patents
  • Indiana
  • Paoli (Ind.)
  • Families
  • Land grants
  • Letter writing
  • Patents
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
Label
John R. Simpson papers
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/L144_Simpson_John_R_Papers.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/01/24 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/01 by Edythe Huffman
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
20398397
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 from Mrs. M.B. Mavity on 1965/10/01.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn910103852
  • (OCoLC)910103852
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 R. Simpson papers
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/L144_Simpson_John_R_Papers.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/01/24 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/01 by Edythe Huffman
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
20398397
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 from Mrs. M.B. Mavity on 1965/10/01.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn910103852
  • (OCoLC)910103852
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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      39.77004 -86.164015

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