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    • 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.
    • 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.
    • Civil War: George Gegner letter to Lizzie Wayman, December 27, 1864

    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Letters; Camps; Marching; Soldiers; United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 130th (1863-1865);
    • A letter from George Gegner to his future wife, Lizze Wayman, dated December 27, 1864. Gegner was stationed near Columbia, Tennessee at the time he wrote the letter. George tells Lizzie that his Regiment moved their camp to a nicer place near...
    • Civil War: George Gegner letter to Lizzie Wayman, January 1, 1864

    • United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865; Railroad mail service; Holiday; Weather; Soldiers; Camps; United States. Army. Indiana Infantry Regiment, 130th (1863-1865);
    • A letter from George Gegner to Lizze Wayman, dated January 1, 1864. Gegner was stationed in the camp of the 130th Regiment near Columbia, Tennessee at the time of the letter. In the letter, George wishes Lizzie a Happy New Years and tells her there...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • A transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Amy Heleine from an anonymous male informant. According the legend, Stiffy was a dog who died of heartbreak shortly after his master's death. He was then stuffed and placed inside...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • A transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Stewart A. Cole from an anonymous informant. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who was stuffed after he died and placed inside his master's tomb, which is located in...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • A transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Thomas F. Keohane III from an anonymous informant. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who died of heartbreak shortly after his master's death. He was then stuffed and placed...
    • Boyfriend's death, Knox County, Indiana

    • Parking; Sounds; Hangings;
    • A transcribed variant of The Boyfriend's Death urban legend as collected by Linda L. Draime from an anonymous informant. In this account, a girl discovers that her boyfriend has been hanged after he fails to return from getting more gasoline for...
    • Stiffy Green, Vigo County, Indiana

    • Dogs; Ghosts; Tombs & sepulchral monuments;
    • Andrea Davis's transcribed account of the legend of Stiffy Green as collected by Kerrie Davis. According to the legend, Stiffy was a dog who was stuffed and placed in his master's tomb upon his master's death. Supposedly, the dog's eyes will glow...
    • Face in the wall

    • Legends; Terre Haute (Ind.); Death; Faces; Automobile racing; Automobile driving; Automobiles; Fruitridge Avenue (Terre Haute, Ind.); Hulman Street (Terre Haute, Ind.);
    • Andrea Thompson's transcribed interview of Alice Adams about the face in the wall in Terre Haute, Indiana. According to Adams, the family who lived near the wall lost their baby and buried it there. When they built the road through there, crews cut...
    • Jesse James

    • Legends; People; Criminals;
    • Angela Hustedt's transcribed interview of Mike Kerins about Jesse James. According to Kerins, Jesse James used to hide out near Raccoon Lake in Rockville, Indiana. Kerins states that when James was shot, he was buried in a cave by Raccoon Lake and...
    • Disappearance of Billy Martin

    • Kidnappings; Missing Children; Disappearances; Brazil (Ind.); Carnival;
    • Annis Scobell's transcribed account of beliefs surrounding the disappearance of Billy Martin. According to Scobell, Billy Martin went missing from a carnival in Brazil, Indiana. A "carni-guy" was suspected. The ponds near the park were searched as...
    • Gravity Hill

    • Hills; Suicides;
    • Art Robertson collected a legend from Mike Cocanower pertaining to a haunted hill near South Bend, Indiana in which the car will roll up the hill backwards when in neutral.
    • Ed Gein

    • Legends; People; Criminals; Serial murderers; Death; Dismemberment; Cannibalism; Grave robbing; Necrophilia;
    • Austin Wathen's transcribed interview of Phil. According to Phil, Ed Gein lived in Wisconsin and used to dig up fresh graves. He dug up the graves so he could eat the hearts and livers from the bodies. Phil also told some jokes about Ed Gein.

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