Election poll books; Voter lists; Henryville (Ind.); Monroe Township (Clark County, Ind.)
These are 3 election poll books from 1863, 1865, and 1867 that list voters and candidates for the Henryville Precinct in Monroe Township, Clark County, Indiana. The pages are large and were orginally sewn together in the middle with a cord.
Excelsior Grange No. 1193 of the Patrons of Husbandry (Charlestown, Ind.)
This is E. A. Turner's membership card for Patrons of Husbandry (P. of H.) Grange, which is an agricultural organization. This item is part of a larger collection of objects from the Turner Family Collection of Charlestown, Indiana.
Clark County (Ind.); Shepherdsville (Ky.); Court correspondence
This is a letter written by Frederic William Spence Grayson, Clerk of the Court in Shepherdsville, Kentucky, on 28 April 1818. It is addressed to John T. Ghum and James McCampbell, Gent Justice of the Peace in the Indiana Territory [Indiana was a...
Land acquisition; Indiana Ordnance Works; Hoosier Ordnance Plant; Indiana Arsenal; Indiana Army Ammunition Plant; Charlestown (Ind.); World War II
The US federal government began acquiring land in Charlestown, Indiana in 1940 to build an ammunition plant to supply the US military during World War II. This book is the record of the land acquisition in 1944 for Hoosier Ordnance Plant 2. It...