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Blanche Liffick Morton collection 1917-1966

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 2 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L112 (Text) 00000106296676 Manuscripts Available -
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI OB082 (Text) 9978-7789 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 5.2 Cubic feet 2 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder, 1 oversize box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/03/13 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2017/03/13 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes correspondence, programs, photographs, publications, and other documents including an American flag from Blanche Liffick Morton, the American Red Cross, Women's Overseas Service League, and Indiana League for Nursing in Indiana, England and France ranging from 1917-1966 regarding regarding nursing, World War I, the American Red Cross, Indiana League for Nursing, and the Women's Overseas Service League.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Blanche Liffick Morton 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.
Location of Other Archival Materials Note:
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: V334: Florence J. Martin World War I scrapbookS0368: Florence J. Martin military decorations
Biographical or Historical Data:
Blanche Liffick Morton was born March 13, 1895 to William and Mary Liffick of Wabash, Clark County, Illinois. She was a nurse in England during World War I and was later involved in the American Red Cross, Women's Overseas Service League, and the Indiana League of Nursing. Active in nursing education and organizing, she was also a recipient of the Rose Sussman Award. Blanche married physician Walter Phillips Morton sometime between 1920 and 1930. Blanche Liffick Morton died in Indianapolis, Indiana, July 1973.Source: June 21, 2011.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Morton, Blanche Liffick.
American Red Cross
Indiana League for Nursing.
Women's Overseas Service League.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918 > Photographs.
World War, 1914-1918 > War work > Indiana.
Genre: Correspondence

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