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The Resource McDonald family papers

McDonald family papers

Label
McDonald family papers, 1851-1936 and undated
Title
McDonald family papers
Inclusive dates
1851-1936 and undated
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes two financial documents and two letters pertaining to the Adams/McDonald family, including A.J. McDonald, Mary E. McDonald, and Mary Jane McDonald in Carrolton, Hancock County and Elizabethtown, Bartholomew County in Indiana ranging from 1869 to 1936. There are also three Democratic voting tickets for state elections in Indiana circa 1851, 1876, and 1935
Biographical or historical data
May Adams Arbuckle was born in Elizabethtown, Bartholomew County, Indiana on July 10, 1885. She was the daughter of William Dayton and Sara Elizabeth Adams and the third of five children. May worked as an elementary school teacher and principal in Bartholomew County for twenty-seven years. She married Ernest Arbuckle in Elizabethtown on February 6, 1919. She was heavily involved in the 4-H Clubs of Bartholomew County and was a member of the board of directors for the county library. She helped to form the Bartholomew County Historical Society, where she served either as president or director from 1930 to 1964. She was also a published poet and author. May died in Columbus, Indiana on August 19, 1864 and is buried in Springer Cemetery, Elizabethtown, Indiana.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Adams. May." 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/08/05. http://search.ancestrylibrary.comAncestry.com. "Arbuckle, Ernest E." Indiana, Select Marriages, 1780-1992. Retrieved 2015/08/05. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com FindaGrave.com. "Arbuckle, May Adams." Find a Grave Index. Retrieved 2015/08/05. http://www.findagrave.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/relation/compilercom
PR1ryB6feNE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Adams family
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Arbuckle, May Adams
  • Bellamy, James G.
  • McDonald family
  • McDonald, Mary E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democratic Party (Ind.)
  • Elections
  • Hancock County (Ind.)
Label
McDonald family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1597
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/04 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2015/08/05 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by 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
17533483
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 May A. Arbuckle on 1935/06/28 and 1938/05/10.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924691025
  • (OCoLC)924691025
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
McDonald family papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1597
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2004 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/04 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2015/08/05 by Brittany Kropf
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by 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
17533483
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 May A. Arbuckle on 1935/06/28 and 1938/05/10.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924691025
  • (OCoLC)924691025
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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