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William P. Fishback letters and scrapbook

Label
William P. Fishback letters and scrapbook, 1859-1876
Title
William P. Fishback letters and scrapbook
Inclusive dates
1859-1876
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The collection contains two letters written by Fishback to family members and a small scrapbook with clippings and notes on political matters
Biographical or historical data
William Pinckney Fishback was born on November 11, 1831, in Batavia, Ohio. He attended Miami University of Ohio and Farmer's College (Ohio). He studied law under his father and practiced with him until moving to Indianapolis, Indiana. He opened a law office in Indianapolis in 1857. From 1870 to 1872, he was editor of the Indianapolis Journal. Fishback moved to St. Louis to join the staff of the St. Louis Democrat (1872-1874). He then returned to Indianapolis and the practice of law. He died on January 15, 1901.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fishback, William P.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Fishback, William P.
  • Lawyers
  • Fishback, William P.
  • Lawyers
  • Indiana
Label
William P. Fishback letters and scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2030
Instantiates
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552323
Extent
1
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)ocn247211374
  • (OCoLC)247211374
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder
Label
William P. Fishback letters and scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2030
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17552323
Extent
1
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)ocn247211374
  • (OCoLC)247211374
Terms governing use
Patrons are responsible for obtaining permission to publish from the copyright owner.
Type of unit
folder

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