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Lawrence W. Shultz papers circa 1966-1981, undated

Shultz, Lawrence W., (creator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Indiana State Library - Indianapolis [Mss I] ISLI L512 (Text) 00000106357171 Manuscripts Available -

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  • Physical Description: 3.0 Cubic feet 3 cubic foot boxes

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General Note:
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/06/14 by Jennifer Carter. EAD finding aid created 2018/06/14 by Jennifer Carter.
Restrictions on Access Note:
This collection is open for research.
Summary, etc.:
Series 1 of this collection contains binders of genealogical records compiled by Lawrence W. Shultz of Manchester (Ind.) for his book, "Shultz Family Record". These binders are undated, although the Shultz Family Record was published in 1966. In addition to his research, there are two copies of the manuscript of the Shultz Family Record and a "dummy copy" that was created as an outline of the book.Series 2 of this collection includes personal papers of Lawrence W. Shultz in Manchester (Ind.) ranging from 1932 to 1981 regarding genealogy, Church of the Brethren services and tours of Europe and the U.S., and the purchase and sale of books. Also in this series is correspondence to and from Lawrence W. Shultz regarding genealogy, speaking engagements, book negotiations, and European tours.
Preferred Citation of Described Materials Note:
Lawrence W. Shultz 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:
Lawrence W. Shultz was born in Huntington (Ind.) on October 24, 1890. He graduated from Manchester College in 1914 and later obtained his Master's degree from Northwestern University in 1924. He was a librarian at Manchester College for 17 years and was a minister in the Church of the Brethren. During his lifetime, he published five books in addition to his Shultz Family Record. Lawrence W. Shultz died on May 22, 1982 in Manchester (Ind.).Sources:The National Archives at St. Louis; St. Louis, Missouri; Record Group Title: Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975; Record Group Number: 147Obituary of Lawrence W. Shultz. Indianapolis Star. May 25, 1982:29. Retrieved from
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: Schultz family.
Shultz, Lawrence W.
Church of the Brethren.
Genre: Correspondence

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