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Logan Esarey papers 1933/12/27

Esarey, Logan, 1874-1942 (creator.). Esarey, Logan, 1874-1942 Elements of culture of Southern Indiana. (Added Author).

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0432 (Text) 919148-1001 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 in 2002 by Beth Herzog. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/02 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a carbon copy of a typed document from Logan Esarey in Indiana on 1933/12/27 regarding culture in southern Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Logan Esarey 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:
Logan Esarey was born in Branchville, Indiana, in 1873. From 1897 to 1903, he served as the superintendent of the Perry County School system. He later accepted a position as principal of Vincennes High School, which he eventually left to become dean of Winona College. After receiving a Ph.D. in 1913, he joined the faculty at Indiana University as a professor of history. He became an authority on Indiana history publishing several books including the History of Indiana, Courts and Lawyers of Indiana, Letters and Papers of William Henry Harrison, Messages of Indiana Governors, and The Indiana Home. After twenty-eight years at Indiana University, he retired and moved to Lake Worth, Florida. In 1942, he died at the age of sixty-nine.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Charles E. Reisert during May 2002.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: American Historical Association.
Indiana > History.
Indiana > Social life and customs.
Genre: Correspondence.

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