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Box 1

 Container

Contains 60 Collections and/or Records:

New Harmony collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 145
Scope and Contents The New Harmony collection contains materials from and information related to the New Harmony community in Southern Indiana and the family of Robert Owen, one of its leaders. The collection includes correspondence, newspapers, illustrations, maps, pamphlets, and historical research about New Harmony.
Dates: 1820-1980s

Correspondence, 1820 - 1890

 Series — Box: 1
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: The New Harmony collection contains materials from and information related to the New Harmony community in Southern Indiana and the family of Robert Owen, one of its leaders. The collection includes correspondence, newspapers, illustrations, maps, pamphlets, and historical research about New Harmony.
Dates: 1820 - 1890

David Dale Owen Letters, 1859 - 1860

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1
Scope and Contents Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: 1859 - 1860

Richard Owen Letters, 1860 - 1887

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 2
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2
Scope and Contents Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: 1860 - 1887

Letters to Richard Owen, 1863 - 1869

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 3
Scope and Contents Five letters written to Richard Owen, three from his brother David Dale Owen and two from Indiana Governor Conrad Baker.
Dates: 1863 - 1869

Richard Owen Writings, 1872 - 1890

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 4
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 4
Scope and Contents Three miscellaneous writings of Richard Owen, one a copy of letters sent to Humboldt and Governor Joseph Wright of Indiana, one an estimate of expenses, and the third a notated draft of an open letter relaying Owen's history of political involvement.
Dates: 1872 - 1890

Note by Robert Dale Owen, December 15, 1845

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 5
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents One note to the Commissioner of the Land Office enclosing a letter. Contents of enclosed letter unknown. Also includes note from Forest Sweet, dealer who sold the note to William Hepburn, Purdue University Librarian, in 1936.
Dates: December 15, 1845

Letters to General William Twigg, 1820 - 1849

 File — Box: 1, Folder: 7
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 5
Scope and Contents Letters
Dates: 1820 - 1849

Letter from George D. Wagner to David Dale Owen, April 11, 1859

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 1
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: April 11, 1859

Letter from David Dale Owen to George D. Wagner, March 2, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 2
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: March 2, 1860

Letter from George D. Wagner to David Dale Owen, March 18, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 3
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: March 18, 1860

Letter from David Dale Owen to George D. Wagner, April 6, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 4
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: April 6, 1860

Letter from George D. Wagner to David Dale Owen, April 15, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 5
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: April 15, 1860

Letter from David Dale Owen to George D. Wagner, April 22, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 6
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 6
Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of an original letter.
Dates: April 22, 1860

Letter from George D. Wagner to David Dale Owen, May 2, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 7
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 7
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: May 2, 1860

Letter from David Dale Owen to George D. Wagner, May 8, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 8
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 8
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: May 8, 1860

Letter from David Dale Owen to George D. Wagner, July 9, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 9
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 9
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: July 9, 1860

Letter from David Dale Owen to Gov. Ashbel Willard, April 6, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 10
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 10
Scope and Contents Handwritten copy of an original letter.
Dates: April 6, 1860

Letter from Robert Peter to David Dale Owen, November 1, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 1, Item: 11
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 1, Item 11
Scope and Contents From the File: Eleven letters sent to and written by David Dale Owen. Nine letters from correspondence with G.D. Wagner, one handwritten copy of a letter to Governor Williard, and one letter from Robert Peter.
Dates: November 1, 1860

Letter from Richard Owen to David Dale Owen, September 4, 1860

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 1
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 1
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: September 4, 1860

Letter from Richard Owen to Anne Owen, August 3, 1869

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 2
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 2
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: August 3, 1869

Letter from Richard Owen to Eugene Owen, September 23, 1871

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 3
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 3
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: September 23, 1871

Letter from Richard Owen to Eugene and Horace Owen, February 22, 1872

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 4
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 4
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: February 22, 1872

Letter from Richard Owen to Eugene and Horace Owen, May 25, 1872

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 5
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 5
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: May 25, 1872

Letter from Richard Owen to Anne Owen, November 6, 1887

 Item — Box: 1, Folder: 2, Item: 6
Identifier: MSP 145, Series 1, File 2, Item 6
Scope and Contents From the File: Seven letters written by Richard Owen and sent to members of his family, including brother David, nephew Alfred, wife Anne, and sons Eugene and Horace.
Dates: November 6, 1887