Processing information: Collection processing completed 2006/09 by Ruth Light. Finding aid revised 2015/11/25 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
This collection contains the Morton High School diploma of Beverly Lou Wynn.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Beverly Lou Wynn High School Diploma, Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library.
Terms Governing Use and Reproduction Note:
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Mansucripts, 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:
Beverly Lou Wynn graduated from Morton High School in Richmond, Indiana on June 9th, 1939. This is likely the same Beverly Lou Wynn who was born on July 5, 1921 and married Charles O. Yount. Beverly Yount was a World War II veteran where she served in the United States Navy. She was also a noted genealogist in Wayne and surrounding counties in Indiana, and published several books and pamphlets, such as Tombstone Inscriptions in Wayne County and “Historic Centerville.” She died September 20, 1977 at the age of 56.