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Lennie M. Berkey collection 1858-1943

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0111 (Text) 00000105867071 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1folder

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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 a 13-page, typed biography of Mary Adaline Brock, written by daughter Lennie Martin Berkey in 1941, covering Mary's life from her birth in 1858 through the Civil War period. Also included is a 2-page note written in 1943 by Lennie, with additional recollections of her mother during this time period, including a memory of Morgan's Raid during the U.S. Civil War.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Lennie M. Berkey 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: Mary Adaline Brock was born 22 Jan 1858 to Michael and Elizabeth (Stover) Brock in Clark Co, Indiana. She married William M. Martin in February 1886, and died 7 Oct 1946. The couple had five children, including daughter Lennie Rose Martin, who married James Garfield Martin. Lennie died on 17 Mar 1981, in Salem, Washington Co, Indiana. Sources: Items in the "Mary Brock." Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed .
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records donation from Lennie Martin Berkey on 1979/01/23.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Brock family.
Brock, Mary Adaline 1858-1946.
Frontier and pioneer life > Indiana > Personal narratives.
Morgan's Ohio Raid, 1863.
Indiana > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.
United States > History > Civil War, 1861-1865 > Personal narratives.

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