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George Flower Papers

 Collection
Identifier: MS-BC222

Scope and Contents

The George Flower Papers, including correspondence, journal, essays, genealogical materials, printed materials, and clippings, George and Richard Flower wrote numerous letters to Robert Barnard, a friend and business associate in Washington, D.C. Topics covered in the collection include life at Albion, the Mount Carmel and New Albany Railroad Company land values, agricultural methods and markets, and activities at New Harmony, Indiana. The Edwards County Centennial (1918) and Sesquicentennial (1968). The Flower, Fordham, Hall, Bunting, and Prichard family lines are documented. The 1787 diary of Deborah Finch Prichard is included.

Dates

  • Created: 1787-1964
  • Other: Date acquired: 00/00/1967

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open for access.

Extent

0.83 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement Note

Materials are organized chronologically.

Separated Materials

Published materials, photographs, and artifacts were transferred out of the collection.
Title
Archon Finding Aid Title
Author
Laurel Brown and Ginny Lee
Description rules
Other Unmapped
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
und

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscript Collection Repository

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