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Helen Gohres collection 1885-1900.

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0520 (Text) 520001-1068449 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 folder.

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General Note: Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013
Restrictions on Access Note: The collection is open for research use.
Summary, etc.: This collection consists of transcripts from a series of letters found in an old Indiana geology book. The first letter is from Richard Owen dated 13 August 1888, detailing that he mailed a “Report of a Geological Reconnaissance of the State of Indiana made in the year 1837.” The other letters from various individuals are addressed to Lieutenant A.W. Vogdes, of New York, about accessing various reports about Indiana's geology.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Helen Gohres 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: This collection consists of transcripts from a series of letters found in an old Indiana geology book. The letters date from April 11, 1878 to January 29, 1889. They were collected by Helen Gohres, of Chula Vista, California and donated on December 21, 1965 to Hazel Hopper, then, the head of the Indiana Division of the Indiana State Library.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Owen, Richard, 1810-1890
Geology > Indiana.
Genre: Correspondence

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