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The Resource Carl E. Austin collection

Carl E. Austin collection

Label
Carl E. Austin collection, 1913-1961
Title
Carl E. Austin collection
Inclusive dates
1913-1961
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains documents related to the Austin family. Items include a school journal, songs and poems written by Carl Austin, Sr. A miscellaneous folder also contains a card from the Progressive Spiritualist Church, his work done during elementary school and a memo listing the owners of 340 W. 30th Street from 1930-1961.This collection also contains information about his son, Carl E. Austin, Jr. This includes his military service records, notes taken while a student at Butler University and miscellaneous items such has his Butler University identification cards, invoices, a plane ticket, and insurance information and certificates from the Independent Order of Foresters.The diary of Clara Sell and photographs of the family can also be found in this collection
Biographical or historical data
Information indicates that Carl E. Austin, Sr. was born in Indiana around 1899. He worked as a Salesman for a novelty company. He and his wife Audrey, who worked as an inspector for a hosiery manufacturer, were married around 1925. Their son, Carl E. Austin, Jr., was also born in Indiana, probably Indianapolis. After graduating from Butler University in 1954, he served in the Army from 1954-1957, when he was honorably discharged due to an injury. After returning to the United States, he was married to a woman named Phyllis and worked as a salesman.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Austin, Carl E., 1899-
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military discharge
  • School notebooks
  • Indiana
Label
Carl E. Austin collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/386
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed during February 2005 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/28 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17533509
Extent
0.3 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Dr. Keith Winsell during November 1978.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924767363
  • (OCoLC)924767363
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
1 manuscript box
Label
Carl E. Austin collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/386
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed during February 2005 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/28 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
17533509
Extent
0.3 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Dr. Keith Winsell during November 1978.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn924767363
  • (OCoLC)924767363
Terms governing use
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.
Type of unit
1 manuscript box

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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