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Harry B. Dynes collection 1873-1945

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L256 (Text) 912341-1001 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0397 (Text) 00000105868210 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/08 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/08 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/06/16 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes correspondence from soldiers to Dynes during World War II. Correspondents include Dale Malory Field and Richard Landram. Also included is a copy of the Toastmaster Speech delivered by George O. Dix in honor of major Robert W. Adams, 13th Heavy Artillery Brigade in World War I; a copy of the Articles of Governance for the Indiana Selective Service Association (1919); an election ribbon for Hon. James Davis (1925); two certificates of service on the Seventh District local board of the U.S. Selective Service (1918); a newspaper clipping of Private Herman L. Abraham (1942); and a letter dated March 4, 1924 identifying Mr. Lloyd George in three photographs (signature illegible).
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Harry B. Dynes collection, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Biographical or Historical Data: Harry Blaine Dynes (1884-1968) was an executive with the Equitable Life Assurance Society of America in Indianapolis, Indiana. He served as a Republican member of the Indiana House of Representatives in 1917; secretary of the Indiana Selective Service Association in 1921; and conciliator for the U.S. Labor Department in the 1920s and 1930s.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Harry B. Dynes on 1955/11/14.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Indiana > Politics and government > 20th century
World War, 1914-1918
World War, 1939-1945
Genre: Clippings
Correspondence

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