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Philomathean Society of the Blue River Academy records 1865-1867

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1608 (Text) 1608001-1065488 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing created 2016/04/14 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid completed 2016/04/14 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/05/19 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains copies of handwritten minutes of the Philomathean Society of the Blue River Academy in Salem, Indiana ranging from January 1, 1865 to May 23, 1867, regarding the literary club's founding and its operations as well as the organization's constitution.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Philomathean Society of the Blue River Academy records, 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: The Philomathean Society of the Blue River Academy in Salem, Indiana held their first meeting on January 5, 1865. When the club began, the president was Charles Trueblood, and the secretary was Milea Trueblood. The society provided its members with a forum to read their literary compositions and discuss their shared interest in literature and writing.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Hubert Hawkins on 1964/1/23.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Indiana > Societies and clubs.
Literature > Societies, etc.
Writing.
Salem (Ind.)

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