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Robert M. Taylor, Jr. collection, 1868-1971.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L469 (Text) 926408-1001 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 mss box

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General Note: Processing information: Collection processing completed 2004/11 by Lucinda Barnhart. Finding aid updated 2015/10/30 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: The collection contains personal correspondence of various family members, genealogical sketch of the Taylor family's history, minutes of the Woman's Home Missionary Society meetings, a 1930 poll book, and papers and scrapbooks of an Indianapolis YWCA.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Robert M. Taylor, Jr. collection, 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.
Biographical or Historical Data: Robert M. Taylor, Jr. was deeply involved in the historical community in Indianapolis. He joined the Indiana Historical Society's staff in 1978 and eventually served as director of the education division beginning in 1992. He was a member of many professional and historical organizations along with serving as secretary and newsletter editor of the Indiana Association of Historians and board member of the Friends of the Indiana State Archives. Taylor taught U.S. history classes at Indiana University-Purdue University at Indianapolis and Kent State University in Ohio. Prior to teaching, Taylor was associate director at Upward Bound at Kent State and Coe College, Cedar Rapids, Iowa. Taylor was a distinguished scholar and contributor to many collegiate, historical and literary publications. Robert M. Taylor, Jr. died on October 14, 1999.
Subject: Taylor family > Correspondence.
Young Women's Christian Association.
Voting registers > Indiana > Indianapolis.

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