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Harvey Morris historical sketches, 1936 Dec. 1 and 10.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0989 (Text) 00000106160724 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder.

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/04 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/11/06 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: The collection contains two of Morris' historical sketches of Washington County, Indiana. The first is about the Washington Academy, a log schoolhouse located on State Road 56 between Salem and Canton. The second records major firsts in Salem, Washington County, Indiana.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Harvey Morris historical sketches, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library. Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.
Biographical or Historical Data: Harvey Morris was born around 1852 in Salem, Indiana. In 1901, he married Martha Tucks. Morris practiced law for fifty-five years. He was also active in local and state politics and edited the "True Blue Republican." Morris had a great interest in the history of Washington County, Indiana, and wrote several articles and books about the area. He died on June 23, 1937, in Salem.
Cumulative Index/Finding Aids Note: Finding aid available in Manuscript Reading Room.
Subject: Morris, Harvey, -1937.
Lawyers > Indiana > Salem.
Washington County (Ind.) > History.

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