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Mrs. Charles W. Ballard
L7
1827 – 1930
1 mss box

Manuscript & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

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Processed by: Brent Abercrombie, May 2010
                          

Biographical Note:

Mrs. Ballard was the wife of Charles W. Ballard, the Montgomery County collector. The couple lived in Roachdale, Indiana Putnam County.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection consists of letters, poems, receipts, invitations, and legal documents ranging from 1827 to 1930. Correspondents include family members, including her son who is part of the 158th Indiana Regiment during the Spanish-American War (1898), as well as various families from Montgomery County.

Photocopying Policy:

Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.

Box and Folder Listing:

Box 1. 

Folder 
1. Letters and Poetry, 1844 – 1899
2. Letters and Poetry, 1890 – 1914
3. Receipts, Misc. Items, 1827 – 1930
4. Invitations, 1874 – 1894
5. Insurance Policies, 1900 – 1910
6. Deeds, Indentures, Agreements, 1850 – 1906

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 mss box, 6 folders
Collection Dates: 1827 – 1930
Provenance: Mrs. Charles W. Ballard, 1965
Access : The collection is open for research use
Restrictions: None
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in English
Alternate Formats: None
Related Holdings: None
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