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Lazarus Noble
L117
1860 – 1868
1 mss box

Manuscript & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Brent Abercrombie, June 2011
                          

Biographical Note:

Lazarus Noble was a Vincennes, Knox County businessman and Adjutant General of Indiana during the Civil War. Noble also served as a clerk of the Indiana Supreme Court from 1864 to 1868.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection contains Lazarus Noble’s business correspondence and papers from 1860 – 1868, when Noble lived in Indianapolis. Included are correspondence relating to the Indianapolis Copper Mining Company for which Noble was an investor. Also included are letters regarding business interests in Vincennes, requests for assistance in obtaining state and federal appoints, a 1865 family vacation to Montreal (Canada), and Civil War related letters.

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, 1860 – 1865
2. Letters, 1866
3. Letters, 1867
4. Letters, 1868 and undated

Collection Information

Size of Collection: 1 mss box, 4 folders
Collection Dates: 1860 – 1868
Provenance: Archives, June 11th and  22nd, 1936
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 and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in English
Alternate Formats: None
Related Holdings: 
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