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 Abram and Sarah Hendricks collection includes materials related to the Hendricks family of Madison, Jefferson County, Indiana, dated 1836-1887. The collection contains mostly correspondences between Abram and his family, Sarah and her family, as well as their own correspondences, the majority of which take place in the 1850s. Topics discussed include Hendricks family history, religion, college vicissitudes, social customs and 19th century entertainment, law practice, civil war recruitment, travels and vacation, city life, current events, fashion, d├ęcor, and marriage
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
A single volume of biographical notes on ministers who lived and worked in Indiana. The biographies include information about several individuals with ties to Hanover College, such as James Blythe, John Finley Crowe, Erasmus McMaster, and Sylvester Scovel. Many of the entries appear to have been written by a Mr. Nevin, ca. 1890
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
Records of the Brookville Presbyterian Church in Brookville, Franklin County, Indiana, dated 1887-1959. Documents include Sunday School records, meeting minutes, memberships lists, committee reports, financial records, pastoral notes and information about the closing of the church