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    • Journal

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    • George Winter's experiences in 1837 [probably written much later], AMs, 26 p. (in hard-covered book of lined paper; remaining pages blank; numbered by G.W., in pencil, p. 1-26)
    • Letter, 1839 Sept. 4, Peru, to D.

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    • Letter (copy) From: George Winter, Peru, September 4, 1839 ("memoranda when I was at Peru, 1st") To: D. AL (unsigned), 3 p. (one sheet, folded; handwritten) Comments on the human condition and a spirit of initiative. Man is...
    • Notebook

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    • Notebook; inscribed on flyleaf "Geo Winter, Lafayette, Inda., May 14, 1864" Notes and comments regarding Indian and early Indiana history AMs, 100 p. (written in ink and pencil. Notebook bound in dark blue leather.)
    • On the Tippecanoe Battleground

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    • "On the Tippecanoe Battleground. Nov. 7th 1873" AMs, 2p. (written in pencil) Sixty-two years ago, the battle was fought; today's scene, with cultivated fields, enclosed battle site, and many of the old oaks gone, only vaguely recalls the events of...
    • Lake Man-i-tou : Indian tradition part missing

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    • "Lake Man-i-tou Indian Tradition part missing" (title from verso of last page, handwritten in pencil) AMs, 2p. The legend of the Lake Manitou monster excited much attention in the press in 1838. When George Winter was travelling to an Indian...
    • Death of Blackbird

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    • "Death of Blackbird" "Part missing" [title from verso, in pencil] [c. 1873?] AMs,1 p. Article to be published in Inter Ocean, inspired by the recent death of Blackbird at age 91, recalling the bloody deeds of his band at the Chicago massacre of...
    • Letter, circa 1839, to C.

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    • Handwritten letter (copy?) From: [George Winter?] [n.d.; early 1839?] [Logansport?] To: C. [Sands?] AL (unsigned), 2 p. (one sheet) Stained and torn Thanking (Sands) for his attempts to influence the Indian...
    • Journal

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    • Journal Entried; dated Dec. 8, 1840-Jan. 22, 1841; also quotations, account records, one pencil sketch, misc. other material AMs, 75 p. (additional pages blank; some notations in pencil)
    • Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G., 1840

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    • "Prophet's Town and Tippecanoe B.G. 1840." (title from verso of last page; this copy obviously written later than that date, in 1860's or early 1870's.) AMs, 8p. (written on back of preprinted insurance forms) Standing upon the site of Tecumseh's...
    • Trip to Lake Kee-waw-knay, 1844

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    • Tersely worded notes recounting G.W.'s journey, with George Adams. First night's camp at Fletcher's Lake, where they spent the evening at Fletcher's cabin. The next day, they had difficulty finding Lake Kee-waw-knay, and headed instead for Cedar...

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