Record Details

Catalog Search

Carl Rush typescript, 1924-1950.

Image of item

Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S3266 (Text) 00000106295322 Manuscripts Available -

Record details

  • Physical Description: 1 folder

Content descriptions

General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2004 by Elizabeth M. Wilkinson. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter.
Summary, etc.: This collection consists of reminiscences of Carl B. Rush during the years he spent growing up in Mentone, Indiana up to the time he moved to Texas after graduating from Purdue University.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Carl B. Rush Typescript, Rare Books and Manuscripts Section, 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: Carl Burton Rush was born in Mentone, Indiana to William Ray and Bernice Rush on 20 January 1924, the fifth of eight children. He began attending Purdue University in the fall of 1942, but was called into the service in the spring of 1943. Carl Rush served with the 1st Army, AGO mimeograph section. He was eventually promoted to T-3 Sergeant and was discharged on Oct. 10, 1945. After the war Rush married Mary Thompson and continued his education at Purdue. He graduated in 1948 with a BS degree in mechanical engineering. He and Mary went live and work in Alvin, Texas. They had five children. Carl B. Rush currently resides in Beaumont, Texas.
Subject: Rush, Carl B. (Carl Burton), 1924-
United States > History > World War, 1939-1945 > Personal narratives.
Mentone (Ind.) > History.

Additional Resources