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Clowes Memorial Hall architectural documents circa 1960s

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L504 (Text) 00000106659014 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 2.0 Cubic feet 1 oversize box and 1 large oversize folder

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/09/07 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/07 by Lauren Patton.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection includes 11 folders of architectural documents regarding the creation of Clowes Memorial Hall at Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana, circa 1960s.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Clowes Memorial Hall architectural documents, 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:
Clowes Memorial Hall is a theatre located on the campus of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana. It opened on October 18, 1963. It hosts concerts, orchestras, musicals, plays, and guest speakers. Clowes Hall was dedicated to the memory of Dr. George Henry Alexander Clowes, the former director biochemical research for Eli Lilly and Company. Clowes and his wife had a lifetime love of the arts.The building was designed by architects Evans Woollen III of Woollen, Molzan and Partners and John Johansen. It was originally intended to be used by both Butler University and the Indianapolis Symphony Orchestra. In 1984 the orchestra moved to Hilbert Circle Theatre in Indianapolis.
Ownership and Custodial History:
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
Accumulation and Frequency of Use Note:
No further additions are expected.
Subject: Butler University. Board of Trustees.
Clowes Memorial Hall.
Architecture, Modern > 20th century.
Architecture > Designs and plans.

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