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The Resource Roy Scott collection

Roy Scott collection

Label
Roy Scott collection, 1824-1944
Title
Roy Scott collection
Inclusive dates
1824-1944
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes original documents in Knox County, Indiana, ranging from 1824 to 1944 regarding indenture papers dated 28 Oct 1824; an 1840 handwritten deed; 1907 estate papers; Miner work permits and licensure; wills of Nancy Scott, dated 1 Feb 1906, and of Carrie Elizabeth Scott, dated 6 Dec 1930; a Knox County birth record of Roy Scott dated 7 July 1944; and letters from family members dated 1902-1906
Biographical or historical data
Roy J. Scott was born 14 Aug 1880 to Perry and Nancy (Huffman) Scott in Harrison Township, Knox County, Indiana. Roy married Pearl Phillips on 1 Dec 1903. Roy held a miner's license, having passed the board exams in 1920 to work in Knox County, Indiana. Roy died on 22 Feb 1948 in Vincennes, Knox County, Indiana.Sources: Ancestry.com. Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011; Knox County, Indiana; Index to Supplemental Record Marriage Transcript 1, W. P. A., Original Record Located: County Clerk's O; Book: H-47; Page: 37
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1880-1948
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Scott, Roy
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  • Miners
  • Knox County (Ind.)
Label
Roy Scott collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2723
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/11 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/11 by Linda Gellert
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
20833737
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 records purchase from Vincennes Second Hand Store on 1965/10/26.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn965198982
  • (OCoLC)965198982
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
Roy Scott collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2723
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/11 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/11 by Linda Gellert
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
20833737
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 records purchase from Vincennes Second Hand Store on 1965/10/26.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn965198982
  • (OCoLC)965198982
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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