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The Resource Samuel H. Buskirk certificates

Samuel H. Buskirk certificates

Label
Samuel H. Buskirk certificates, 1859 January 25, 1870 November 12
Title
Samuel H. Buskirk certificates
Inclusive dates
1859 January 25, 1870 November 12
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains two certificates issued to Samuel H. Buskirk. One appoints him Director of the Indiana State Prison. The other appoints him a judge of the Indiana Supreme Court from the 3rd District
Biographical or historical data
Samuel Hamilton Buskirk was born on January 19, 1820, in New Albany, Indiana. In 1848, he began practicing law. He served five terms (1848-49, 1851-52, 1863, 1865) in the Indiana House of Representatives and was named Speaker of the House in 1863. In 1859, he was appointed Director of the Indiana State Prison by Governor A.P. Willard. Buskirk was appointed to the Indiana Supreme Court in 1870 and served on the bench until 1876. He died on April 3, 1879, in Indianapolis.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1820-1879
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buskirk, Samuel H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Buskirk, Samuel H.
  • Indiana
  • Indiana State Prison
  • Indiana
  • Lawyers
  • Legislators
  • Judges
Label
Samuel H. Buskirk certificates
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/B016_OB003_Folder_2_Buskirk_Samuel_H_Certificates.pdf
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552299
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Manuscript Reading Room.
Extent
2
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247211980
  • (OCoLC)247211980
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
oversized folders
Label
Samuel H. Buskirk certificates
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/B016_OB003_Folder_2_Buskirk_Samuel_H_Certificates.pdf
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552299
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available in Manuscript Reading Room.
Extent
2
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247211980
  • (OCoLC)247211980
Terms governing use
Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Type of unit
oversized folders

Library Locations

    • Indiana State LibraryBorrow it
      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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