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Urban C. Stover papers, 1918- ca. 1943.

Stover, Urban C. (Urban Cary), 1867- (Author). Stover, Urban C. (Urban Cary), 1867- Scraps of early church history. (Added Author). Stover, Urban C. (Urban Cary), 1867- History of the Office of Attorney General in Indiana. (Added Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L151 (Text) 00000106297450 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/04 by Christina Baich. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.:
The bulk of the collection consists of family letters written during and just after World War I, including letters from his son, Harney W. Stover, while he was stationed at the Great Lakes Naval Training Station (July-October 1918) and in France and New York (November 1918-January 1919); from his nephew, Daniel Stover, a lawyer with the Judge Advocate's Office in France (1918); and his nephew, Harney B. Stover, an officer in the Field Artillery in France (1918). Also included are writings by Stover including "Scraps of Early Church History" and "History of the Office of Attorney General in Indiana" and some newspaper clippings and photos.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Urban C. Stover papers, 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.
Immediate Source of Acquisition Note:
Urban C. Stover 1936-1943.
Biographical or Historical Data:
Urban Carey Stover was born on January 16, 1867, in Ladoga, Indiana. His parents were Daniel C. and Mahala T. (Harney) Stover. He received his A.B. from Wabash College in 1890. On January 24, 1899, he married Helen Brown Watson with whom he had two children, Harney W. and Susanna. Stover practiced law in Ladoga and Indianapolis. He was general attorney for the Central Indiana Railroad (1895-1924); principal attorney for the Valuation Bureau of the Interstate Commerce Commission (1925-1934); and Deputy Attorney General of Indiana (1934-1945).
Subject: Stover, Urban C. (Urban Cary), 1867-
Stover, Daniel.
Stover, Harney W.
Stover family.
Indiana. Office of the Attorney General.
United States. Army. Office of teh Judge Advocate General.
United States. Army > Lawyers.
Attorneys general > Indiana.
Lawyers > Indiana > Ladoga.
Lawyers > Indiana > Indianapolis.
Soldiers > Indiana.
World War, 1914-1918 > Illinois > Personal narratives.
World War, 1914-1918 > France > Personal narratives.
Church history.
Great Lakes Naval Training Center (Great Lakes, Ill.)

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