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Lot 178, Brookside Sunnygrove Addition abstract of title 1942-1955

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI S3344 (Text) 00000106661598 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 0.03 Cubic feet 2 folders

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Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/03/08 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/03/08 by Laura Eliason.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
This collection contains an abstract of title for Lot 178 in the Brookside Sunnygrove Addition located at 2046 North Linwood Avenue in Indianapolis, Indiana. Created by the Union Title Company of Indianapolis for Lorin Driscoll, the original abstract of title was certified on July 7, 1942 and contains the history of the property from 1821 to 1942. There are three additional sections added to the abstract that contain information about the property found during title searches made for Driscoll Realty, Inc. (May 25, 1946), the Grinslade Construction Company (July 22, 1949), and the Railroadmen's Federal Savings and Loan Association (July 28, 1955). The collection also includes a certified document from Ernest F. Apple, a civil engineer and surveyor, regarding Lot 178 and dated June 4, 1949.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Lot 178, Brookside Sunnygrove Addition abstract of title, 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:
According to Funk & Wagnalls New World Encyclopedia, 2017, an abstract of title is a "brief and orderly statement concerning real property (land), which furnishes a history of the title to be transferred, showing not only the origin and nature of the interest of the seller, but also all encumbrances and other interests, such as mortgages, easements, recorded judgments, and trusts that affect the title." A search regarding the title is usually made by a lawyer or an abstract and title company and the information added to the abstract comes from public records.
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: Abstracts of title.
Real property.
Indianapolis (Ind.)
Genre: Deeds.

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