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Processed Collections - R

Processed Manuscript and Visual Collections - R
R. Chenoweth Co. Records BV 2608
Rabb, Joseph M. Papers M 0557 
Rabbi Neustadt United Hebrew Schools Minute Book, 1900-1922 (bulk 1911-1920) SC 2644
Rader, Bennett SC 1992
Railroad Company Waybills Collections, 1896-1904 OM 0432
Railroad Mail Car Accident. Photographs, 11 November 1936 P 0701
Railroad Patterns Book BV 2596
Railroad Surveying Letter SC 2322
Railroad tickets and receipts, 1954-69 SC 2739
Railroadmen's Federal Building & Loan Association Records M 0655
Railroads SC 1229
Railway Mail Service SC 1230
Rainbolt, Elisha Ledger, 1851-1853  SC 3074 
Raines, Edgar F. SC 1843
Rainey, George S. SC 1232
Rains, Vern SC 2245
Rairden, James SC 1239
Raisbeck, Samuel M. Correspondence and Papers, 1836-1904 M 0231
Ralston, Samuel M. SC 1231
Ramsey, James A. SC 1773
Ramsey, John F. SC 1233
Randel, Ernest Milford SC 1234
Randolph County Election Returns 1854 M 0073
Randolph County Records of Notices OM 0257
Randolph County SC 0411
Randolph County SC 0412
Randolph County SC 0413
Randolph County SC 1640
Randolph, Catherine Lawrence Papers, 1802-1824 SC 1235
Ranee, Eugenia M 0719
Raney, Washington SC 1237
Ransom Family Papers, 1912-2011 M 1200, OM 0599 
Ransom Family Papers. Addition, 1920-1995 M 1362
Ransom, Minnie White Collection, ca. 1930-2001  M 1141 
Ransom Place Historic District, Indianapolis SC 2533
Raper, Lewis Bennett Scrapbook, ca. 1902-1922 SC 2864
Rapp, Frederick Papers, 1816-1827 SC 2441
Rappites SC 1238
Rardin, Timothy SC 1784
Rathvon, William. Speech, Ca. 1938 CT 1494
Ratley, Greenbary SC 1240
Rauch, Gertrude Schnull M 0233, F 0279-80
Rauch, John Papers M 0456
Rauh, Samuel and Charles S. Papers M 0406
Rawlins, Joseph Ledger BV 3050-1
Rawls, Dr. George H. Oral History Interview, 29 March 2012  SC 3091, DVD 0654
Ray, Cloe Collection 1916-1920 P 0466
Ray, James B. SC 1241
Ray, James Brown SC 1890
Ray, James Mitchell SC 1242
Ray, John W. M 0236, BV 1709, F 0537
Ray, R. SC 1243
Ray, William Theodore Papers, 1945-1996  SC 2983, OMB 0140 
Rayhill, Cyrus Family Papers, ca. 1855-1948 M 0858
RCA/Thomson Company Collection, 1900-2006 M 0962, OMB 0115
Read, James S. SC 1244
Reade, Jeremiah SC 1245
Readle, John H. SC 1859
Reagan, Marguerite Moffitt Ross Photographs, ca. 1910-1922 P 0573
Real Silk Co. Employee Picnic Photograph, 1930 P 0591
Real Silk Company Records M 0507, F1016-1055
Real Silk Hosiery Mills Guarantee Certificate, 1922  SC 3145 
RealMed Corporation Event Photographs, 1998 P 0630
Reardon, Michael H. M 0234, OM 0049
"Rebuilding Indianapolis: the Sports Initiative." Oral Histories, 2010-2011 M 1025, DVD 0213-0236; 1552
Rechlin, Alice Theodora Merten. Dissertation and Research, 1946-1989 M 1401
Recipes SC 2235
Recker Family photographs, 1880s-1890s P 0433
Reclaiming A German-American Past SC 2568
Records of the U.S. Senate F 0814
Records of U.S. Postal Department F 1085-89
Records of U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs F 0362-4
Records of U.S. Department of State F 0743-44
Records of U.S. House of Representatives F 0814 F 0817
Records of U.S. Office of Chief of Engineers F 0754
Records of U.S. Paymaster General F 0763
Records of U.S. War Department F 0223
Records, William Henry Letters, 1862-1865  M 1232 
Rector, William SC 1247
Redd, George N. Collection M 0070
Reddick, James M. SC 1248
Redding, Thomas B. Letters, 1861-1865; 1892 SC 1250
Reddish, Sanford SC 1249
Reed, Benjamin SC 2003
Reed, Byford Lee Korean War Materials, ca. 1944-1954, 2009  M 1211 
Reed, Isaac SC 2058
Reed, James F. Diary SC 2619
Reed, John S. Letter SC 2588
Reed, Roscoe C. Family Collection, 1824-1924  M 1151 
Reese, Charles E. SC 1252
Reese, Joseph Photograph Album, 1860s  P 0553 
Reeve, Benjamin F. SC 1251
Reeves Pulley Company Collection, 1896-1969 P 0008
Reeves, Charles Monroe Collection, 1888 P 0358 
Regenold, Michael SC 1878
Regenold, Michael SC 1881
Reichmann, Eberhard Collection M 0438
Reid, Edward F. Papers, 1863-1888 (bulk 1864-1865) SC 1068, F 1368
Reid, John S. SC 1253
Reid, Samuel SC 1254
Reimer,Thomas E. Collection, 1862-1866 SC 2253
Relfe Family Postcard Collection, 1907-1931, n.d.  P 0560 
Relyea, Benjamin J. SC 1255
Remembering Indiana in the Twentieth Century M 0704
Repentigny, Louis G. Legarneur SC 1256
Rerick, Dr. John H. Papers, 1862-1928 M 0996, OM 0462
Rerick/Graham Families Letters, 1877-1947  SC 3122 
Research for Freetown Village, Old Ward 4 SC 2542
Revels, Willis R. Portrait, ca. 1870 P 0491
Review Club Records M 0437
Revolution SC 1257
Reynolds, David. Family papers, 1863-1932 (bulk 1863) SC 2319
Reynolds, James Madison SC 1259
Reynolds, John SC 1258
Reynolds, John SC 1260
Reynolds Manufacturing Company. Photographs, ca. 1909-1919 P 0693
Reynolds, Stephen Marion Papers M 0235
Reynolds, Turner Letters, July-November 1863 SC 2792
Rhea, Joseph C. Civil War Journal, ca. 1860s SC 3404
Rhodehamel Family Papers SC 2592
Rhodehamel, Harley W. Jr. Collection, 1941-2003 M 1110
Rhodes, Jacob B. Diary, 1852-1858 M 1278
Rhodey, Gustave Letter, 1919  SC 3086
Richardson, Henry J. (Henry Johnson) Papers, 1910-1992 (Bulk 1960-1979) M 0472, BV 2627-2628, OMB 0028, OM 0446
Richardson, Ida Frances M 0237, BV 1710-1719, OMB 0028
Richardson, Lewis B. M 0238
Richardson, Roselyn Comer Papers, 1900-1993 M 0649, OM 0131
Richardson, Sherman D. SC 1925
Richardson, William B. Papers, 1832-1889 M 0595
Riche, D.M. SC 1261
Richey, John SC 1262
Richie, James SC 1263
Richmond Bridge and Turnpike Road Company SC 1264
Richmond Electric Railway Meeting Invitations, 1903  SC 3024 
Richmond-Kennedy SC 1265, OM 0145
Richsquare Literary Society Records M 0239
Ricketts, Dillard SC 1266
Ricketts, William F. Collection, 1916-1919 P 0419
Ridlen, Theodore B. Papers SC 2486
Ridley, Elton T. Oral History Interview, 2011 SC 2928, DVD 0240-0241
Ridley and Holliman Family. Collection, 1900-2015 M 1377
Rigdon, Sidney SC 2145
Riley, Adaline SC 1267
Riley, George Washington Collection, 1898-1920 SC 2796
Riley, James Letter SC 2615
Riley, James Whitcomb Collection, 1880-1956 M 0240, OMB 0057
Riley, T. B. SC 1268
Rinard, George SC 1269
Rinehart, Isabelle M. SC 1270
Ringer, Marty M. SC 2013
Ringo and Robertson Family. Collection, 1861-1931 M 1430, OM 0703
Ripley County SC 0414
Ripley County Photographs by Violet E. Toph and Frank Tucker, 1940 P 0322
Ripley, Christopher SC 1271
Riser Family Collection, ca. 1890-1977  M 1096
Risk, Cecil SC 1272
Risley, Harriet and Harvey Correspondence, ca. 1861-1900  SC 3029, OM 0551 
Ritchey, Florence and Isaac. Papers, 1903-1953 M 0736, OM 0388
Ritzinger, Myla Fletcher SC 1273
Riverside Amusement Park. Photographs, 1954 P 0718, DVD 1477
Riverside Amusement Park. Slides, 1977 P 0686
Rivet, Adrian Papers, 1840-1864 M 1023, OM 0510
Rivet, Jean Francois SC 2146
Roach, David A. SC 1985, ART
Roads – Greenfork SC 1275
Roads SC 1274
Robb, Hamilton Letter SC 2623
Robb, William SC 2147, F 0282
Robbins, Arreanna Diary SC 2418
Robbins, Coy D. SC 1892
Robbins, John W. Washington Township Plat BV 2656
Robbins, Margaret. Oral History Project, 1992 SC 1927, CT 0809-0814, DVD 1348
Robbins, Richard "Dick", Collection, Ca. 1940 M 0881, OMB 0106
Robbins, Theo I. Letter, 1884 SC 3497
Roberts Cemetery Association Cemetery Records, 1873-1911 M 0784
Roberts-Courtney-Hodgson-Gaisford Family Photographs, ca. 1870s-1915  P 0527 
Roberts, Donald and Sally Collection, 1927-2013 M 1071 
Roberts, Elijah Collection M 0325
Roberts, Helen SC 1276
Roberts, John M. SC 1744
Robertson, Elliott SC 1277
Robinson Family SC 1282
Robinson and Shambaugh. Collection, 1864-1907 SC 3470, OM 0692
Robinson, Andrew Milton SC 1283, ART, VC, PC
Robinson, Dar A. Scrapbook, 1917-1919, 1992, 2005 BV 4478, SC 2911
Robinson, Elisha J. SC 1278
Robinson, Glen E. "Once a Soldier" (Memoir), 1976  M 1111
Robinson, Henry A. SC 1279
Robinson, Henry E. SC 1280
Robinson, John SC 1281
Robinson, Josephine Album OMB 0019
Robinson, Mark Photograph Album, Ca. 1860s P 0472
Robinson, Solon SC 1284
Rochelle Court #14 Order of the Calanthe Records, 1906-1933, n.d. M 0972, BV 3639-3648, OM 0475 
Rock City Hook and Ladder Company SC 1768
Rockhill, William SC 1285
Rockstroh, Todd. Collection, ca. 1910s-ca. 1940s P 0421
Rockville Debating Society SC 1286
Rockwell, Eri SC 1287
Rockwood, Charles SC 1288
Rodgers, Andrew SC 1289
Rodgers, Torrence W. SC 1290
Rogers Family Papers, 1853-1867 SC 1003
Rogers, Eliza O. SC 2016
Rogers, George SC 1904
Rogers and Rothenburger Papers, 1836-1978 M 1251, BV 5182-5197
Romizer, Annie. Diaries, 1900-1929 M 0815
Ronalds, George and Mary SC 1291
Roosa, Omar Errol M 0241, OM 0052, VC
Roosevelt, Theodore Letter SC 2404
Roosevelt, Theodore Photographs, 30 May 1907 P 0118
Roosevelt, Theodore SC 2272
Root Glass Company Letter, October 26, 1922  SC 2951
Rorick, William SC 1798
Rose, Chauncey. Daguerreotype and Cartes de Visite, ca. 1860s P 0643
Rose, John B. SC 2148
Rosencranz, Albert C. SC 1292
Ross, Frank C. SC 1928, OM 0255, VC
Ross, John C. SC 1293
Ross, John SC 1294
Ross, Levi SC 2265, OM 0242
Ross, Meshack SC 2182
Rost, Carl L. Collection, ca. 1880s-1952 M 1050 
Rost Family Papers M 0668
Rotary Club of Indianapolis Records, 1913-1998 M 0760, BV 3378-3421, OMB 0087
Rotary Club of Indianapolis Records Addition, ca. 1980-1991 M 1330
Roush, J. Edward SC 1955
Roush, William SC 1295
Rowe, Daniel H. SC 1296
Rowland, Oran W. Letter, 22 July 1863 SC 2873
Rowland-Shilladay SC 1297, F 0100
Rowntree, Herbert SC 1298
Royse-Gandy Papers SC 2478
Rubush and Hunter Architectural Firm Records, ca. 1897-1963  M 1212, OMB 0159
Rubush & Hunter Photographs, 1902-1941 P 0174
Ruckersfeldt, Charles Certificate, 15 December 1864  OM 0522 
Ruckle, Nicholas R. Letter, 29 March 1892 SC 3365
Rudd, John. Collection, ca. 1920-ca. 1969 P 0350
Ruddell SC 2279
Rudisill, Jacob SC 1299
Rugenstein, John C. Photographs, ca. 1880s-ca. 1930, n.d.  P 0194 
Rumley, Fanny Scott SC 1873
Rummel Family. Correspondence, 1861-1879 M 1398
Runshe, Abraham SC 1300
Rush County SC 1301
Rush, Nixon SC 1771
Ruskaup, Fred SC 2238
Russell, Alexander SC 1303, OM 0192
Russell, James Noble SC 2080, OM 0191
Russell, Rebecca SC 1302
Russo, Dorothy Ritter Papers II M 0569
Ryan, John SC 2019
Ryan, Townsend. Papers, 1836-1899 (bulk 1862) SC 1304
Ryman, Alanson R. M 0243
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