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Julia Ainsworth letter

Label
Julia Ainsworth letter, 1838
Title
Julia Ainsworth letter
Inclusive dates
1838
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a letter written by Julia [Ainsworth] to Desire Gallup on April 4, 1838, regarding the difficulties she is having, living on the frontier in City West, Indiana
Biographical or historical data
No information is available on Julia Ainsworth. No last name is given in the letter for the sender, but the donor believed it to be Ainsworth. Her cousin, the recipient, was Desire (Ball) Gallup, from Mystic, Connecticut. She later married Palmer Gallup, a math teacher from Springfield, Massachusetts. The donor provided information on Desire Ball.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Pioneers
  • Women pioneers
  • Porter County (Ind.)
Label
Julia Ainsworth letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1572
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2004 December by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf
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
17532955
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 from Ellen Cheney Fish.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924866873
  • (OCoLC)924866873
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
Julia Ainsworth letter
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1572
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2004 December by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/29 by Brittany Kropf
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
17532955
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 from Ellen Cheney Fish.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924866873
  • (OCoLC)924866873
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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