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    • Crybaby bridge

    • Infants; Bridges; Crying; Supernatural;
    • This is Mike Schultz's typewritten account of the legend of Crybaby Bridge in Knox County near Vincennes Indiana, collected by Margaret Downer. Mike says that his friend was there when his friend and his friend's wife had an encounter near the...
    • Licked hand, Brown County, Indiana

    • Fugitives from justice; Dogs; Homicides;
    • Jonathan Stevens's typewritten variant of The Licked Hand urban legend as collected by Christina Tharp. In this variant, a couple leave their daughter at home with her friend and dog while they go out. When they return home, they discover their...
    • Ouija Board, Jamaica

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Mary Grannan's transcribed interview of Margaret Dowd about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to Dowd, her friend in Jamaica had a scary experience with an Ouija Board and ever since then Ouija Boards won't work for the friend. If the...
    • Walling, Sadie M. 1908-11-02

    • Political campaigns
    • Letter to Theodore Debs on Adams Art Association letterhead, 11/02/1908. Tells Theodore Debs that despite what the letterhead says that she is still with WILSHIRE'S MAGAZINE. Says that she received the postcard that Theodore Debs sent from...
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Accidents; Ghosts; Light; Supernatural;
    • This is Susan Gregory's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana. According to legend, a light shined on a friend of the informant and later that friend died.
    • Ouija Board, West Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Kaleigh All's transcribed interview of Tamiko Nicholson's account with her homemade Ouija Board. According to Nicholson, after using the Ouija Board with a friend one night a spirit followed her friend home. It was a frightening experience.
    • Ouija Board, Terre Haute, Indiana

    • Supernatural; Ghosts; Spiritualism; Spiritual life; Ouija boards; Legends; Demons;
    • Deb Shebish's transcribed interview of Amber Hartke about an experience with an Ouija Board. According to Hartke, she and a friend were contacted by her friend's grandfather through an Ouija Board.
    • Good versus evil- devil worship

    • Devil; Forests; Light; Bags; Good & evil;
    • Michael Oellig is both the collector and the informant in this memorate. He tells a personal story about an experience he had with a friend. An old man McGaffey lived near by and threatened kids who would come on his property that he would shoot...
    • Bigfoot, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Monsters; Animals;
    • This is a transcribed account from Amy Deahl as recorded by Araksie Corey about a "Monkey Man" which Deahl's friend and the friend's family swear to have heard breathing in to the house through a window which is too high for normal animals to see...
    • Spook Light Hill

    • Supernatural; Decapitations; Hills; Light; lanterns; Ghosts;
    • This is Timothy Daniel Person's typewritten variant of the legend of Spook Light Hill in Clay County near Brazil Indiana, collected by himself. According to legend, there is a dangerous ghostly light at Spook Light Hill that is summoned by flashing...
    • Hell's Gates, Clay County,Indiana

    • Practical jokes; Names; Bridges;
    • Samantha Brown's transcribed interview of Jason Smith's account of a practical joke that he played on a friend at Hell's Gates in Clay County, Indiana. In 2005, Jason Smith decided to prank his fraternity brother by going to Hell's Gates one...
    • Normal Advance 1903

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; Indiana State University; Education; Literature; College yearbooks;
    • A monthly journal written and published by the students and faculty of Indiana State Normal School. The last issue of the school year was dedicated to the graduating seniors and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Normal Advance 1909

    • Journalism; Indiana State Normal School; Indiana State University; Education; Literature; College yearbooks;
    • A monthly journal written and published by the students and faculty of Indiana State Normal School. The last issue of the school year was dedicated to the graduating seniors and printed in the style of an annual yearbook.
    • Tecumseh's grave

    • Indians of North America; Mounds (Burials); Tecumseh, Shawnee Chief, 1768-1813;
    • Two pages typed which relate the story told by Albert Greenwood about where Tecumseh was buried in Canada and how he came to have that knowledge. He grew up with a boy who's father was a good friend to Tecumseh and his friend's father showed him...
    • Civil War: George Gegner letter to Lizzie Wayman, March 18, 1864

    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Camps; Marching; Soldiers; Letters; United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 130th (1863-1865);
    • A letter from George Gegner to his future wife, Lizzie Wayman, dated March 18, 1864. Gegner was stationed at Camp Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky at the time he wrote the letter. George tells Lizzie that his Regiment marched from Kokomo, Indiana to...

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