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The Resource Thomas B. Helm papers

Thomas B. Helm papers

Label
Thomas B. Helm papers, 1862-1871,1873-1888
Title
Thomas B. Helm papers
Inclusive dates
1862-1871,1873-1888
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes autographed diaries from Thomas B. Helm in Logansport, Indiana ranging from 1862 to 1888 regarding weather, family and local events
Biographical or historical data
Thomas B. Helm was born in Fayette County, Indiana to Samuel D. and Patience Wherrett Helm on Feb. 1, 1824. He was a teacher in Logansport, Indiana from 1844-1873. He married Mary E. Hense [House] in Carroll County, Indiana on Sept. 20, 1849, with whom he had one son, Henry, born around 1852. His second wife was Catherine P. Davis, whom he married on Jan. 2, 1859 in Cass County, Indiana. He He was also the civil engineer and the probate commissioner for Cass County. He wrote the History of Cass County, Indiana in 1886 and the histories for other Indiana counties. He died Feb. 10, 1889 and is buried in the Ninth Street Cemetery, Logansport.Information from 2007 finding aid."Helm, Thomas B.". 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/01/22. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Helm, Thomas B.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/01/22. http://www.findagrave.com"Helm, Thomas B.". Indiana, Marriage Index, 1802-1892. Retrieved 2016/01/22. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Helm, Thomas B.". Indiana, Marriage Index, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2016/01/22. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1824-1889
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Helm, Thomas B.
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  • Local history
  • Weather forecasting
  • Carroll County (Ind.)
  • Cass County (Ind.)
  • Logansport (Ind.)
Label
Thomas B. Helm papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/164
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007/10 by Alison Smith. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/22 by Edythe Huffman
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
19920058
Extent
0.3 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949031197
  • (OCoLC)949031197
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
Thomas B. Helm papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/164
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2007/10 by Alison Smith. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/22 by Edythe Huffman
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
19920058
Extent
0.3 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949031197
  • (OCoLC)949031197
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

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