This item is part of a larger collection of items from the Elam B. Guernsey Family Collection. JWM writes to Elam Guernsey on 5 December 1879 from Bardstown, Kentucky. Elam had written him expressing how invalid he has become and that family...
Color Photograph. Tombstone of Abraham Lincoln's sister Sarah. Inscription reads "Sarah Lincoln wife of Aaron Grigsby Feb 10 1807 Jan 20 1828" Gravesite located in pioneer cemetery within Lincoln State Park.
Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Not "Up to the Minute" but "Back to the Century"; A Chance to Own a Greentown Brick; Cast call; Sesquicentennial Quilt to be Offered; Joe Rice Paperweights to be Issued
Local News depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Eastern Schools Reduce Teaching Positions to COmpensate For Financial Losses; Income Survey to be Conducted; Groundbreaking Held for Medical Facility
Local news depicting eastern Howard County in Indiana. Headlines: Residents Can Now Recycle Cooking Oil [photo]; Woodworking Class is More Than Hammers and Nails [photo]; Miami Indians Drum and Dance at History Center [photos]
The local newspaper, when it ran the obituary for Archie Lewis, stated, "Archibald 'Archie' Lewis, a well known local colored man, died at 5:30 o'clock this morning at his home at the top of the Hatcher Hill following a long illness." Archie was a...
Bob Hayden, owner of the Pick-Em Inn, rolls an egg with his nose 130 feet from Berg's Drugs to Danner's 5 & 10. He lost a bet with Bill Gilligan over the 1960 election. The stunt was done at 9:00 p.m. Original is 5 x 3.5".
Churches; People associated with religion; Brownsburg, Indiana; Speedway, Indiana
Lutherans take census. Messiah Lutheran Church conducted a religious census along with St. Andre's Church, Speedway, Indiana. 5-1-1965. Front row: Keith Kinney, Bill Stoker, Kathy Kaeuper, Paulette Smith, Linda Olar. 2nd row: Jill Gibboney, Jonquil...
Military personnel; Military life;Brownsburg, Indiana
Ft. Benning, Georgia 233rd Signal Company on I.U. reserve unit recently called to active duty descending the plane ramp. L to R: SP5 Richard Crashaw, Indpls. PFC; Forrest A. Booth, Brownsburg; Pvt. Ronald L. Lind. Original is 5" x 7.25".
Mrs. Kochell's speech class practicing for a play to be given during National Education Week. L to R: Karen Alkire, Mike Larick, Susie Kirkpatrick: kneeling is Barbara Cummings; at extreme left is Mrs. Kochell, Director. Original is 4.25 x 3.5".