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The Resource Thomas C. Searle collection

Thomas C. Searle collection

Label
Thomas C. Searle collection, 1820
Title
Thomas C. Searle collection
Inclusive dates
1820
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes an original copy of the Boston Recorder, Nathaniel Willis, November 11, 1820 (No. 46, Vol. V, p. 181-184). The article, "Dutch Settlement in Indiana" by Rev. Thomas C. Searle (p. 181), is an extract of a letter from Searle submitted to the Boston Recorder, dated October 2, 1820. Searle's letter discusses his observations of the church ministry and school education in the rural Dutch settlement between Vevay and Madison, Indiana
Biographical or historical data
Reverend Thomas Colman Searle was born in Massachusetts on January 15, 1787 to Joseph and Molly (Coleman) Searle. He and his wife, Annette (Woodward), were parents of at least two children. On June 13, 1817, Searle was chosen professor of Logic, Metaphysics and Ethics at Dartmouth College. By the 1820 US Census, Searle was included as resident of Jefferson, Indiana. On January 9, 1821, the Indiana General Assembly appointed Searle as representative of Jefferson County to draft and report a bill (among others) providing for a general system of education. Sources: Ancestry.com: Massachusetts, Town and Vital Records; 1820 U S Census; Census Place: Jefferson, Indiana; Dillon, John, A History of Indiana from Its Earliest Exploration. Lord, John King, A History of Dartmouth College, 1815-1909.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1787
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Searle, Thomas C.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Baptists
  • Frontier and pioneer life
  • Boston (Mass.)
  • Jefferson County (Ind.)
  • Madison County (Ind.)
  • Vevay (Ind.)
Label
Thomas C. Searle collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2726
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/09/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/09/22 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
20833916
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
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 Raphael Gould, New York City, on 1978/09/08.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn965373394
  • (OCoLC)965373394
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
Thomas C. Searle collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2726
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/09/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/09/22 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
20833916
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
Restrictions apply. Contact the repository for more information
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 Raphael Gould, New York City, on 1978/09/08.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn965373394
  • (OCoLC)965373394
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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