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The Resource William R. Johnson papers

William R. Johnson papers

Label
William R. Johnson papers, 1898-1902
Title
William R. Johnson papers
Inclusive dates
1898-1902
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes photocopies of autographed, signed letters and a diary from William R. Johnson in the United States and the Phillipines ranging from 1898 to 1902 regarding war and family matters
Biographical or historical data
William Roscoe Johnson was born in Indiana on December 5, 1880 to Gideon and Eliza E. Duke Johnson, and he had seven brothers and sisters. He married Elizabeth Estelle Sellers, and they had two children. He served as a private in Company E, 158th Indiana Volunteer Infantry from April 26, 1898 to November 4, 1898 in the Spanish American War and as a QM Sergeant in Company K, 22nd, United States Infantry, from December 5, 1989 to December 4, 1901 in the Phillipines Insurrection and Boxer Rebellion. He later worked in a bank and became a bank president. He died March 18, 1952 and is buried in the Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin, Indiana.Information found within the collection."Johnson, Daisy". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://search.ancestry.com"Johnson, Gideon". 188 0 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://search.ancestry.com"Johnson, William R.". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://search.ancestry.com"Johnson, William R.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://www.findagrave.com"Johnson, Wm R.". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://search.ancestry.com"Johnson, William Roscoe". U.S., Sons of the American Revolution Membership Applications, 1889-1970. Retrieved 2015/03/02. http://search.ancestry.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, William R
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Philippines
Label
William R. Johnson papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2305
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/03/02 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/03/02 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20398742
Extent
0.03 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 from Mrs. William Johnson on 1967/07/13 and 1967/11/21.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn910164401
  • (OCoLC)910164401
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
2 folders
Label
William R. Johnson papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2305
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/03/02 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/03/02 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20398742
Extent
0.03 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 from Mrs. William Johnson on 1967/07/13 and 1967/11/21.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn910164401
  • (OCoLC)910164401
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
2 folders

Library Locations

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