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Ellis J. Butler letter 1973/09/22

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S1027 (Text) 00000106659667 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.01 Cubic feet 1 folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/19 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/19 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains a September 22, 1973 letter written by Ellis J. Baker of Tucson, Arizona to Edwin V. O'Neel of Hagerstown, Indiana regarding information about the Amos Butler family of Hanover, Indiana. Baker also shared information about his grandfather, Dr. Theophilus Parvin, a well-known authority in the field of obstetrics in the 1800s.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Ellis J. Baker letter, 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:
Ellis Javier Baker was born on October 5, 1895 to James P. and Mary Baker. His mother's parents were Dr. Theophilus Parvin and Rachel Butler, the youngest daughter of Amos Butler of Hanover, Indiana. Ellis Baker passed away on August 13, 1976 at Tucson, Arizona. Sources: Information within "Ellis Baker." U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010. Accessed July 19, 2016.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Edwin V. O'Neel on 1973/10/10.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Baker family.
Butler, Amos W. (Amos William), 1860-1937.
Parvin, Theophilus, 1829-1898.
Hanover (Ind.)
Genre: Biographies.
Family histories.

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