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J. E. Mishler letter 1968/08/08

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S0970 (Text) 97001-18944 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 2017/08/15 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/08/15 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note: This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.: This collection contains a photostatic copy of a handwritten letter by J.E. Mishler and sent to the editors of Outdoor Indiana magazine on August 8, 1968. The letter is in response to a story in the magazine regarding Dan Patch, a famous harness racing horse in the early 1900s. Mr. Mishler relates his experience seeing Dan Patch in an exhibition heat in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1906. He also mentions that he was sending a photograph of a trotter named Greyhound.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note: J.E. Mishler 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: Joseph Earl (J.E.) Mishler was born on January 24, 1887 in LaGrange, Indiana to George and Polly Mishler. He married Bernice Hulbert on March 11, 1911 and they had two sons. Mishler died in Elkhart, Indiana on March 3, 1972. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Joseph E. Mishler." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed August 15, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com."Joseph Mishler." The Elkhart Truth (IN), March 3, 1972.
Ownership and Custodial History: This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Herbert Hill on 1968/09/03.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note: No further additions are expected.
Subject: Mishler, Joseph Earl 1887-1972.
Dan Patch (Race horse)
Harness racing.
Horse racing.
Horses > United States.
Genre: Correspondence

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