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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L598 (Text) 00000106659345 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 9.0 Cubic feet 18 manuscript boxes

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/07/16 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/16 by Bethany Fiechter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
The collection includes documentation regarding Lockridge's duties as Director of Hoosier Historic Memorial Activities. The bulk of the collection consists of New Harmony and members of the Owen community documentation. Also included are speeches and papers written by Lockridge and his students on early Hoosiers, including Abraham Lincoln, George Washington and other Indiana and United States history topics.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Ross Franklin Lockridge 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:
Ross Franklin Lockridge was an educator and attorney. He was born in Miami County, Indiana and was a graduate of Indiana University; teacher and principal of Peru High School (1895-1905); Indiana University law school librarian (1905-1906); Indiana University instructor (1906-1907, 1913-1917); practiced law, Shawnee, Oklahoma (1907-1913); Indiana Director of Federal Writers Project (1935-1937); Director of Hoosier Historic Memorial Activities under the Indiana University Foundation (1937-1939); and author of several books, including How Government Functions in Indiana, 1918; George Rogers Clark, 1927; Abraham Lincoln, 1930; The Hoosier Township Trustee, 1930; Lasalle, 1931; The Old Fauntleroy Home, 1939; The Labyrinth of New Harmony, 1941; and The Story of Indiana, 1951.
Language Note:
Materials are entirely in English.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Lockridge, Ross F. (Ross Franklin), 1877-1952.
Authors and publishers > United States > History.
New Harmony (Ind.)
Genre: Clippings.
Correspondence.

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