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Connie Beck papers

Label
Connie Beck papers, 1908-1962
Title
Connie Beck papers
Inclusive dates
1908-1962
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes war ration books, autographed genealogies, autographed and signed and typed and signed correspondence, guest and funeral books, greeting cards, photographs, from family and friends in Indiana, Missouri and elsewhere ranging from 1908-1962 regarding family genealogy, finances and business, correspondence with friends, World War II life, the Philippines and Stephens College life
Biographical or historical data
Rosalie Davis was born to William N. and Jessie B. Davis, Jan. 21, 1878 in Greenfield, Indiana. She married Edgar Allan Poe Rock on May 3, 1899 in Hancock County, Indiana. They had four children; she was survived by Robert D., Dorcas and Pauline. Rosalie died Nov. 27, 1946 and is buried in Park Cemetery, Greenfield. Edgar died Mar. 31, 1962 and is also buried in Park Cemetery, Greenfield.Robert D. Rock was born in approximately 1900 in Greenfield, Indiana. He and his wife, Nettie, were the parents of Richard Robert, Sharon and Marilyn Virginia [Virgene] Rock. Robert was a biochemist with Eli Lilly for fourty one years. He died in 1966 and was survived by his wife Anna.Marilyn Virginia "Virgene" Rock was born in 1928 in Indiana. Virgene attended Stephens College in Columbia, Missouri, graduating in 1948. She married Richard Sherrer on June 6, 1950 in Marion County, Indiana. They had two daughters: Susan and Connie, who was born in 1956 and two sons; Michael and Steven S.Connie Sherrer was born Jan. 19, 1956. She married Thomas Lowell Beck on May 8, 1976 in Indianapolis, Indiana and they had one child, Amanda. Information found within the collection."Beck, Connie". U.S. Public Records Index, 1950-1993, Volume I. Retrieved 2016/10/31. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Beck, Thomas Lowell". Indiana, Marriage Certificates, 1958-2005. Retrieved 2016/10/31. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Rock, Rosalie Davis". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/10/31. http://www.findagrave.com"Rock, Virgene". Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012. Retrieved 2016/10/31. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Rock, Virginia". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/10/31. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Beck family
  • Rock family
  • Shearer family
  • Stephens College
  • Genealogy
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Greenfield (Ind.)
  • Philippines
Label
Connie Beck papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/561
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1999 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/07 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17537988
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Connie Beck on 1989/01/23.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967658056
  • (OCoLC)967658056
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
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Connie Beck papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/561
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1999 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/07 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17537988
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Connie Beck on 1989/01/23.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967658056
  • (OCoLC)967658056
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
2 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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