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Olga Mae Schiemann collection 1951

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1140 (Text) 00000106659865 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 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/10/22 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/08 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes a 14-page manuscript entitled "Roads Across Old Bailly Town," a paper written by Olga Mae Schiemann and read before the Duneland Historical Scoiety of Chesterton, Indiana on September, 20, 1951, concerning the settlement of Baillytown, Indiana in Porter County. There is also a newspaper clipping from the Chesterton Tribune on September 27, 1951 about Schiemann's talk at the historical society and a letter from Schiemann to the Indiana State Library about the donation of the items.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Olga Mae Schiemann 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:
Olga Mae Schiemann was active in the early years of the Duneland Historical Society, Chesterton, Indiana, and authored several articles and books about Baillytown in Porter County, Indiana, and its founder, Joseph Bailly de Messein (1774-1835), a French-Canadian fur trader and the first white settler on the southern shores of Lake Michigan.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records donation from Olga Mae Schiemann on 1951/11/19.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Frontier and pioneer life > Indiana.
Baillytown (Ind.)
Porter County (Ind.)
Genre: Clippings.

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