Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2006/10 by Ruth Light. Finding aid updated 2015/11/06 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
This collection contains the photo album of Claude Mason. There are a variety of photographs from 1900 to about 1915, including both personal and work-related images. Photographs include: Kessler's Stone Mills in Stinesville, Indiana, family snapshots, and survey work at the White River in 1913.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Claude Mason photo album, 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:
Claude Mason was born March 9, 1884 to George and Lucy Mason. He also had a younger sister named Clarissa. August 26, 1918, Mr. Mason married Stella A. Fickinger in Marion County, Indiana. He worked as a civil engineer, and his duties included designing a sewer system for Indianapolis through the Board of Works. Mr. Mason passed away in April 1963.