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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L096 (Text) 00000106296866 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.6 Cubic feet 2 manuscript boxes

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/09/12 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/09/12 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection consists of two drafts of McCray's memoirs, written shortly after his release from prison, describing his family and childhood, agriculture and business interests, political campaigns, and governorship, facsimiles of documents from his trial on mail fraud charges, and his time served in federal prison.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Warren T. McCray collection, 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:
Warren T. McCray was Governor of Indiana from 1921-1924 until he resigned following his conviction for mail fraud in 1924. McCray served three years in federal prison in Atlanta, Georgia. Before becoming governor, McCray was associated with the Discount and Deposit Bank in Kentland, Indiana (Newton County) and served as President from 1913-1920. McCray operated a chain of grain elevators and was a nationally known breeder of Hereford cattle.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from C.E. Kohls on 1971/11/02.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: McCray, Warren T. (Warren Terry), 1865-1938.
Autobiographies > Indiana.
Court records > Indiana.
Governors > Indiana.

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