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The Resource John T. Waters collection

John T. Waters collection

Label
John T. Waters collection, 1815-1908
Title
John T. Waters collection
Inclusive dates
1815-1908
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection includes account books for the Waters furniture store (1885-1891, 1904-1908) and funeral business (1875-1891); Isaac White's account of fines collected as Justice of the Peace (1881-1883); John T. Waters's business papers and correspondence (1882-1917), including receipts and correspondence regarding his bicycling interests (1880s-1890s), and family letters from Brownsburg, Hendricks County and Lebanon, Boone County, Indiana (1888-1889); and photocopies of Waters family papers and letters (1815-1874)
Biographical or historical data
John T. Waters, born March 1867 to parents Isaac and Elizabeth Waters, was a furniture maker and undertaker in Pittsboro, Hendricks County, Indiana. John married his wife Eva in 1889. The couple had one daughter Beaulah Waters. John T. Waters died January 9, 1943.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Waters, John T
Location of other archival material
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Genealogy Division, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: G016: John T. Waters collection 1901-1913
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Waters family
  • Cycling
  • Funeral service
  • Furniture industry and trade
  • Business records
  • Boone County (Ind.)
  • Hendricks County (Ind.)
Label
John T. Waters collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/282
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/04/02 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/02 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format: papers and volumes.
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
20404440
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 John Oliver on 1970/06/12.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn911269222
  • (OCoLC)911269222
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 T. Waters collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/282
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/04/02 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/02 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically by format: papers and volumes.
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
20404440
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 John Oliver on 1970/06/12.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn911269222
  • (OCoLC)911269222
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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