Glidewell Collection

Glidewell Collection
September 6, 1828 and November 12, 1894
1 Folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013


Biographical Note:

Robert Glidewell was born on October 15, 1762. He died on August 18, 1839.
Francis Glidewell was born May 23, 1844. Francis served during the Civil War in the 1st Regiment, Indiana Heavy Artillery. He died on December 4, 1911.


Indiana Biography Index
“Indiana, Find a Grave Index, 1800-2012.” April 19, 2013.
Information Found within Collection 
“U.S. Civil War Soldiers, 1861-1865.” April 19, 2013.

Scope and Content:

This collection consists of two certificates, the first stating dated November 12, 1894, that Robert Glidewell was a suitable person for Surveyor of Putnam County, dated September 6, 1828. The second certificate, dated November 12, 1894, is for Francis M. Glidewell, for the Office of Sheriff, for a term of two years.

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1. Certificates

9-6-1828 Certificate for Robert Glidewell as the Surveyor of Putnam Co.
11-21-1894 Certificate for Francis M Glidewell as the Sheriff of Putnam Co.

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder, 2 items
Collection Dates: 9-6-1828 and 11-12-1894
Provenance:  Kenneth R. Glidewell, April 1974
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 Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
Alternate Formats: 
Related Holdings: 
Collection Notes: 

MA BA 5-6-2013