Petition on behalf of Jacob Horner, innkeeper in Lawrenceburg, who was convicted and fined $5 for keeping a disorderly house by allowing drunkeness and $15 for beating George Jefferins with a piece of broken chair
Fort Wayne (Ind.)--History;
Allen County (Ind.)--History;
Allen County (Ind.)--Biography
Pictorial history of Fort Wayne, Indiana; a review of two centuries of occupation of the region about the head of the Maumee river; also the story of the townships of Allen county by Mrs. Samuel R.Taylor
Dill, James, 1772-1838; Indiana Territory. Militia; Military administration; Command of troops; Noble, James, 1783-1831; M’Farland, William, 1774-1840; Harrison, William Henry, 1773-1841
A letter to Governor Posey addressing the need to formalize some method of appointing qualified men to the rank of Colonel Commandant in the Indiana Territory militia. Dill outlines a short history of how fulfillment currently works for the post. ...
Correspondence; Civil War, U. S., 1861-1865; War wounds; Military life
These four pages are part of a letter written by an unknown Civil War Soldier on 29 July 1862. The last pages of the letter are missing. The soldier was in the 27th Regiment of the Indiana Volunteers and was near Washington Court House in Virginia...
Ray, James Brown, 1794-1848--Archives; Indiana--Politics and government
Introduction provides background information on the state during the period of Ray's governorship. Transcriptions of orignal documents from his terms as acting governor and two administrations. Includes index and bibliographic footnotes.