Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Speech by Abraham W. Hendricks to the Union Literary Society of Hanover College at the graduation exercises of the society, 19 August 1847. He discusses the history of freedom and liberty in the United States, looking at the Magna Carta, the American Revolution, the feudal system in England, primogeniture, land ownership, wealth, and equality of rights
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
The Adam Emory Albright Scrapbook was created by Adam Emory Albright, in which he recorded his media presence as an artist. It includes newspaper clippings, images, exhibition programs, pamphlets, catalogues, and correspondence documenting exhibitions, sale of paintings, reviews and critiques of Albright's work, correspondence, interviews with Albright discussing his art and background, Albright's Log House Studio, Albright's commentaries on art, prizes, sculpture, travel, and art organizations. The collection also contains photographs of his children Ivan and Malvin
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Records of the Alexandria 1st Presbyterian Church, in Alexandria, Madison County, IN, 1892-1955. Includes session minutes, membership lists, committee reports, dismissals and suspensions, financial reports, Freedman Fund activities, Sunday School activities, and documents about the dissolution of the church in 1953. Records also contain vital statistics information (baptisms, births, few deaths, few marriages) from 1892-1953
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
The Alice Bowie Correspondence contains photocopies of letters between Alice Bowie and her friends and family while she was studying in London as part of Hanover College's Indiana Intercollegiate Study Project, 1955-1956. In them, she describes her experiences travelling on a ship, her impressions of London, sight seeing, stereotypes and impressions of Americans, her research and work at a Rehabilitation Center, and her visits to Scotland, Wales, Germany and France
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
An agreement, dated 12 August 1834 between Richard C. Talbott, Nathaniel Bayless, James C. Graham, and Elmer Gale and the Hanover College Board of Trustees, which allows them to manage a boarding house for Hanover College students. Mentioned in the agreement is that there will be no sale alcohol on the premises
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Records of the Bourbon Presbyterian Church, 1859-1963. Includes session minutes, 1900-1963; documentation on the closure of the church, 1963; membership lists; baptism, marriage and death records, 1859-1962
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Handwritten reproduction of "Brief History of the Presbyterian Church in the State of Indiana" by John W. Dickey. It was originally published in Madison Indiana by C.P. J. Arion in 1828. The copy was probably created between 1870-1910
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Seven woodblock prints on paper showing Buddhist deities, ca. 1890-1910. They include New Year's Eve God, Stars of Heaven God, God of Hidden Things of Earth, God of the Dead, God of Affliction, God of the Star of Literature, God of the Vermilion Clothes
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Records of the Caledonia Presbyterian Church in Vevay, Switzerland County, Indiana, dated 1854-1978. Information includes session minutes, annual meeting minutes, financial records, Sunday school records, membership lists, Freedmen's association information, and Women's Missionary Society Reports. The collection also contains vital statistics information (births, baptisms, and deaths) of members, 1854-1951
Hanover College - Agnes Brown Duggan Library
Letters written to riverboat pilot Capt. George Benedict, primarily from his his wife Lucy and his sister Peggy. Topics of this correspondence includes family news, religion, alcoholism of Benedicts's father, travel by river, deaths, marriages, diseases, measels, and the loneliness and isloation they feel while Benedict is away. His business partners also send information about the state of the business, the purchase of a new boat and river levels