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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L074 (Text) 00000106296528 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 2015/03/16 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/03/16 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes autographed diaries from Gus Houston in Indiana and Colorado ranging from 1876-1892 regarding work and personal life.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Gus Houston papers, 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:
[Gustavias] [Gustavius] C. Houston was born in January 1850 to Henry and Elizabth Houston in Indiana. He was the oldest of three children. He was a school teacher and surveyor in Bedford, Indiana from 1876 to circa 1880, a surveyor in Pueblo, Colorado from circa 1880-1890, then returned to Bedford as a surveyor, from 1890-1892. He married Sarah A. in 1900. He died in 1913 and is buried in Green Hill Cemetery, in Bedford, Indiana.Information found within the collection and the Executive File."Houston, G.C.". U.S. Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Retrieved 2015/03/15."Houston, Gustavias C.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/15."Houston, Gustavius". 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/03/15.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. L. C. Cox during May 1967.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Bedford (Ind.)
Pueblo (Colo.)
Genre: Diaries.

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