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The Resource Denver C. Harlan papers

Denver C. Harlan papers

Label
Denver C. Harlan papers, 1866-1927, undated
Title
Denver C. Harlan papers
Inclusive dates
1866-1927, undated
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes letters, maps, photographs, real estate descriptions, bills, Arbutus (Indiana University year book), documents concerning legislation and politics and college class notes from Denver C. Harlan and others in Indiana and Iowa from 1866-1927 regarding education, map selling, census taking, yearbook publishing, realty transactions, legislation and politics
Biographical or historical data
Denver Carl Harlan was born Mar. 6, 1886 to Milton M. and Sarah Jane Van Nuys Harlan in Wayne County, Indiana. He had an older sister, Grace G. Harlan attended Valparaiso University, receiving a B.S. in 1906, Indiana University, receiving an A.B. in 1909 and Indiana Law School in Indianapolis in 1910-1911. Harlan worked as a map salesman in Iowa for the Scarborough Company of Indianapolis in 1908. He was admitted to the bar in 1911. He married Pauline Mesle Salmon in 1910 or 1911, and she died in 1912. He then married Laveno [Lavene] Melinda Caldwen Bowermaster in Wayne County on April 30, 1914, with whom he had one son, John Marshall. Denver was a lawyer in Wayne County and a partner in Harlan, Harlan, Schussler and Keller. He served in the Indiana General Assembly as a senator from 1923-1929 and was president pro tempore. He also served as a director of the Richmond First National Bank from 1953 on and vice president of the Richmond Home Telephone Company. He died on Jan. 17, 1968 and is buried in Earlham Cemetery, Richmond, Wayne County.Information found within the collection."Harlan, Denver" 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/06/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Harlan, Denver C.". Indiana, Marriage Index,, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2016/06/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Harlan, Denver C.". North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000. Retrieved 2016/06/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Harlan, Denver C.". U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-current. Retrieved 2016/06/06. http://www.findagrave.com"Harlan, Denver C.". Wayne County, Indiana, Quaker Funeral Home Records, 1939-1974. Retrieved 2016/06/06. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Harlan, Denver Carl". Indiana Legislator Biographies. Retrieved 2016/06/08. http://legdb.iga.in.gov/#!/legislator/4672/Denver-Harlan
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Harlan, Denver C., 1886-1968
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indiana
  • College students
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Wayne County (Ind.)
Label
Denver C. Harlan papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/348
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/08 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/08 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject, then 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
17545171
Extent
2.4 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 John Marshall Harlan on 1971/08/30.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247200864
  • (OCoLC)247200864
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
8 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder
Label
Denver C. Harlan papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/348
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/08 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/08 by Edythe Huffman
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject, then 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
17545171
Extent
2.4 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 John Marshall Harlan on 1971/08/30.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247200864
  • (OCoLC)247200864
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
8 manuscript boxes, 1 oversize folder

Library Locations

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