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Harry M. Stoops papers circa 1750-1958; undated.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L150 (Text) 00000106297765 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.3 Cubic feet 4 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/02/08 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/02/08 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes photostat copies and photocopies of documents from Harry M. Stoops and others in Brookville, Indiana and elsewhere; manuscripts written by Harry M. Stoops; awards, diplomas, business papers, wills and family histories; greeting cards and newspaper clippings; poetry and songs; and National Recovery Administration placards ranging from 1804-1958 regarding family history, property disposal, business information, and miscellaneous.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Harry M. Stoops 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:
Harry Martin Stoops was born to Robert and Catherine [Cotherine] Stoops around 1866 or 1867 in Indiana. He was the oldest of five children, with sisters Lilly (Lillian) May [Mae], Ada [Adda], Sarah (Sallie),and Martha O. (Mattie). He received a B.A. in American History during 1893 from Indiana University and worked as a teacher and farmer, with a hobby of genealogy. He died Jan. 1, 1936.Information found within the collection.Biographical and genealogical history of Wayne, Fayette, Union and Franklin Counties, Indiana. Chicago, IL: Lewis Pub. Co. 1899. (V. 2, PP. 730-731). Microfiche. ISLG Microfiche LH6300"Stoops, [Harra]". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/02/03."Stoops, Harry". 1870 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/02/03."Stoops, Harry M.". 1920 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/02/03."Stoops, Harry Martin". Indiana Biography Index before 1990. Retrieved 2016/02/08.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as donations from Robert Stoops and Mrs. Roy Everett on 1971 and 1972.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Bogart, Guy, 1883-
Butler, Amos W. (Amos William), 1860-1937.
Curry family.
Martin family.
Stoops family.
Trotter family.
Vincent family.
Agriculture > Indiana.
Farmers > Indiana.
Brookville (Ind.)
Franklin County (Ind.)
Genre: Clippings.
Family histories.

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