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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0789 (Text) 00000106159668 Manuscripts Available -

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/02/03 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/02/03 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains two teaching licenses, dated February 19, 1858 and July 9, 1860, that certified George A. Kitzinger as qualified to teach a common school in Dubois County, Indiana. The collection also includes a February, 1934 typed summary of Mr. Kitzinger's teaching record (1851-1864) written by his grandson, Robert E. Eckert, and based on information found in John T. Melchior's 1933 history of early pioneers in and around Jasper, Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
George A. Kitzinger papers, 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:
George A. Kitzinger was a born on January 8, 1821 in Germany and later moved to America. He was a school teacher and a clerk of Bainbridge Township in Dubois County, Indiana. He married Magdalen Heitz Hauser (1830-1912) on November 24, 1860 and they had two children, Joseph (1862-1901) Mary (1864-1957). He was killed by a falling tree at his home on October 8, 1864.Sources: Information within "George A. Kitzinger." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed February 2, 2017. "George A. Kitzinger." Indiana Select Marriages, 1748-1993. Accessed February 2, 2017."Died. Joseph A. Kitzinger." Jasper Weekly Courier (IN), April 26, 1901.Dubois County Genealogical Society. Dubois County, Indiana Cemeteries & Inscriptions, Vol. 4. Ferdinand, IN: Dubois County Genealogical Society, 1995.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mary Eckert on 1934/02/13.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Kitzinger, George A. 1821-1864.
Frontier and pioneer life.
Frontier and pioneer life > Indiana.
Pioneers > Indiana.
Teachers > Indiana.
Dubois County (Ind.)

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