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The Resource John Scott papers

John Scott papers

Label
John Scott papers, 1922/12/31
Title
John Scott papers
Inclusive dates
1922/12/31
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a typed document with signatures from Tabernacle Presbyterian Church in Indianapolis, Indiana on 1922/12/31 regarding the life and christian witness of John Scott
Biographical or historical data
John Scott was born in Scotland in 1839 and emigrated to the United States as a young man, in 1857. His first church connection in Indianapolis was with the Third Presbyterian Church. He married Jane Machattie on August 10, 1861 in Marion County, and they had four children. He worked as a bookkeeper.He and John F. Wallick organized and promoted a Sunday School from 1865 to 1867, which became the Fifth Presbyterian Church. He was a Ruling Elder there for many years. In 1883 the church was reorganized as Tabernacle Presbyterian, and he was elected Ruling Elder, which position he held until 1921, when he resigned and was chosen Elder Emeritus, serving in that capacity until his death. He was a devoted student and teacher of the Bible, and he lived a devout christian life.He died December 15, 1922 and was buried in the Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis, Indiana on Dec. 18, 1922.Information found within the collection."Scott, John". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/08/13. http://archives.ancestry.com"Scott, John". 1920 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/08/13. http://archives.ancestry.com"Scott, John". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/08/13. http://www.findagrave.com"Scott, John". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941l. Retrieved 2014/08/13. http://archives.ancestry.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
-1839
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, John M.
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  • Tabernacle Presbyterian Church (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Documents
  • Religious education
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
John Scott papers
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/S2009_Scott_John_Papers.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/13 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
20355541
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893981716
  • (OCoLC)893981716
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 Scott papers
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/S2009_Scott_John_Papers.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/13 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
20355541
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn893981716
  • (OCoLC)893981716
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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