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Indiana Constitution collection 1851-1911

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Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI OBC036 (Text) 360015-899923 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1 oversize folder

Content descriptions

General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2006/02 by Benjamin Clark. Finding aid updated 2015/11/06 by Brittany Kropf.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains information on the proposed and adopted amendments to the Indiana state constitution from 1851 to 1911. The information includes the number of the bill, the house of the legislature in which the bill was introduced, the author and party affiliation, the provisions proposed, the article and section to be amended, and the final disposition of the legislature.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Indiana Constitution 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:
The Indiana constitutional convention that drafted the 1851 Constitution began in Indianapolis on October 7, 1850. The document drafted at the 1850-1851 convention remains Indiana's constitution to this day. However, since that time there have been several changes made to the constitution, including the use of gender-neutral language.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Bills, Legislative > Indiana.
Indiana. Constitution (1851)

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