JL Moss

J. L. Moss Papers
1849, 1949
1 folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Philip N. Williams, 1999
Reprocessed by: Jamie Dunn, May 2013


Biographical Note:

J. L. Moss was a farmer who lived outside Versailles, Kentucky.  In 1849, he left Kentucky for the Oregon Territory.


Information Found within Collection

Scope and Content:

This collection contains a typewritten transcript of a bill of sale by J. L. Moss, who wrote it advertising household goods he wanted to sell before leaving for Oregon.  There is also a newspaper clipping from the Indianapolis News, January 11, 1949, about the sale bill.

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.  Moss, J. L.

1849 Transcript of bill of sale
1949-01-11 Newspaper clipping about the bill of sale

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1849, 1949
Provenance:  William R. Hinshaw, 1949
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
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Collection Notes: 

MA BA 7-12-2013