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Leo Baumann papers 1927-1975, undated

Baumann, Leo, 1895-1976 creator (Author).
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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L263 (Text) 263001-160548 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 1.0 Cubic feet 3 manuscript boxes, 2 oversize folders

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General Note: Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/20 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/20 by Edythe Huffman.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection includes correspondence from Leo Baumann and others in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere; convention booklets and publications;Typographical Union publications; Helen Baumann's school compositions and writings; calendars; financial audit reports; contracts; newspaper clippings and certificates; election results; receipts; legal documents and directories of officers ranging from 1927-1975 regarding Baumann's life, work and professional associations and how the human memory works.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: Leo Baumann papers, 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: Leo Sebastian Baumann was born to Albert and Rosa Horn Baumann on Sept. 23, 1895 in Indianapolis, Indiana. He was the sixth of eight children, including Albert, Mary, Carl J., John F., Louis, Frank and Anna. He married Catherine Schulhoff, with whom he had three daughters, Barbara, Anna C., and Helen Rose. He served in the United States Army from Sept. 4, 1918 to Jan. 28, 1919 and worked as a linotype operator and printer. He was a member of the Indianapolis Typographical Union, serving as president of ITU Local One for 14 years and was secretary of the Indianapolis Allied Printing Trades Council for 14 years, also. He was on the board of appeal for the state of Indiana, and the Selective Service System, Southern Judicial District for 22 years, serving as president and secretary during that time. Leo retired in 1961, died Dec. 18, 1976 and is buried in the St. Joseph Cemetery, Indianapolis.Sources:Information found within the collection."Baumann, Leo". 1910 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, Leo". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, Leo". U.S., Department of Veterans Affairs BIRLS Death File, 1850-2010. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, Leo S.". Indiana, Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, Leo S.". Indianapolis Star. 20 Dec., 1976:42. Print."Baumann, Leo S.". U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, Leo Sebastian". U.S., World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Baumann, [Les] S.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/20."Schulhoff, Lena". 1930 United Stated Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/20.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Leo Baumann on 1979/08/30.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Baumann, Helen.
Arsenal Technical High School (Indianapolis, Ind.)
Indianapolis Typographical Union.
Labor unions > Indiana.

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