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Nora and Carrie Farquhar papers 1721-1940

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0451 (Text) 00000106658198 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/07/09 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/09 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a typed document from former students and Hazel Hopper in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1721to 1940 regarding the Misses Farquhar and their kindergarten classes.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Nora and Carrie Farquhar 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:
Mary Eleanora (Nora) Farquhar, the daughter of John Hanson and Fannie M. Farquahar, was born about 1859 and opened a kindergarten in the Girls Classical School in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 13, 1882. She married Judge Eugene Gano Hay, of New Jersey, on November 5, 1891, and they moved to Montclair, New Jersey, living in other states through the years. She died on April 12, 1940 and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana. Her sister, Caroline (Carrie) Farquhar, born about 1871, also taught kindergarten at the Girls Classical School from 1892-1893 and was an actress with the Dramatic Club. She later married Seixas [?] and moved to either Seattle, Washington or Portland, Oregon. She died on December 11, 1936 in Seattle, Washington and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana.Information found within the collection."Farquhar, Carrie". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/07/09."Farquhar, Nora". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/07/09."Seixas, Caroline F.". U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1700s-Current. Retrieved 2014/07/09."Seixas, Caroline Farquhar". Washington, Deaths, 1883-1960. Retrieved 2014/07/09.
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: Hazel, Hopper.
Indianapolis (Ind.)
Genre: Forms (Documents)

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