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Gendron Wintin collection 1932, 1957, undated

Cole, Able, (creator.). Wintin, Gendron, (author (aut)).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L274 (Text) 00000106353295 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.5 Cubic feet 1 manuscript box

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/02/18 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/02/18 by Brent Abercrombie.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
The collection consists of notebooks on Shelby County history and genealogy, including copies of newspaper stories and reminiscences on Shelby County in the 19th century. The collection also contains a published map titled Shelbyville Indiana Wards and Precincts (ca. 1937), a published plat book titled Plat Book of Shelby County, Indiana, Keyes Map Service, Peru, Indiana (ca. 1932), and a hand-drawn map titled Original Town of Shelbyville believed to be drawn by Abel Cole, a county agent.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Gendron Wintin 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:
Gendron Wintin, born about 1896, was president and curator of the Shelby County Historical Museum. Gendron was married to Walter Wintin. Gendron Wintin died in 1962, and is buried at the Forest Hill Cemetery Shelbyville, Shelby County, Indiana.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation in January 1965.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Shelby County (Ind.) > History > 19th century.
Shelby County (Ind.) > Maps.
Genre: Cadastral maps.
Family histories.

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