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Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project collection 1772-1967, undated

Indiana State Library, creator. (Author). Krasean, Thomas creator (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L209 (Text) 209001-106588 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 4.0 Cubic feet 12 manuscript boxes

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/05/18 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/05/18 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes originals and copies of letters, account books, diaries, journals, accounts of life in prison, military records, minutes of organizations, regimental histories, reminiscences and memoirs, sermons, and speeches and printed documents such as commencement programs, business and industrial catalogs, broadsides, maps and pamphlets from citizens in Indiana ranging from 1772-1967, undated regarding personal and civic life and business activities.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project 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.
Location of Other Archival Materials Note: Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Indiana Division, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: ISLO 977.2 no. 255: Report of the Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission July 1, 1965 through June 30, 1966
Biographical or Historical Data: The Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project was conducted and administered by the Indiana State Library in cooperation with the Indiana Sesquicentennial Commission. Cooperating libraries included the Indiana State Library; the Ball State University, Indiana University, Indiana State University, University of Notre Dame and Purdue University Libraries; the Fort Wayne and Indianapolis Public Libraries; and the Indiana Historical Society Library.Some 60,000 pages of manuscript materials were collected from March 1, 1966 through April 30, 1967 and included personal papers and manuscripts and privately printed documents. Guide to the collection parts I and II were printed in the Indiana Magazine of History, Volume XlIV, June and September, 1968.Source:Guide to the Indiana Sesquicentennial Manuscript Project: Part Ihttps://scholarworks.iu.edu/journals/index.php/imh/article/view/9350/12413
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: Indiana > Centennial celebrations, etc.

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