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The Resource Ellen Graydon papers

Ellen Graydon papers

Label
Ellen Graydon papers, 1914-1924, undated
Title
Ellen Graydon papers
Inclusive dates
1914-1924, undated
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes autographed, printed, typed and photocopies of typed documents from Katharine Merrill Graydon and John H. Holliday in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1914 to 1924 and undated regarding Samuel Merrill, William A. Bell, Henry P. Coburn, and Benjamin Harrison
Biographical or historical data
Ellen Douglas Graydon was the granddaughter of Samuel Merrill, the Indiana state treasurer from 1822-1834 and founder of the Merrill Publishing Company, the forerunner of the Bobbs-Merrill Publishing Company. Ellen was born July 6, 1861 in Indiana to William M. and Mary Merrill Graydon, one of six children including her sister Katharine [Katherine] Merrill Graydon. Her parents were of pioneering Indianapolis families, her father, Samuel Merrill, having moved his family to Indianapolis, when the capitol was relocated from Corydon in 1824.Ellen attended Butler College at Indianapolis, IN and became a teacher in Indianapolis, retiring after 33 years. She was a member of the Fairview Presbyterian Church and the Clio Club. She died March 24, 1949 and is buried in the Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, IN.Information found within the collection."Graydon, Ellen". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/01/16. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Graydon, Ellen Douglas". Indianapolis Star 25 Mar. 1949:29. Print.
Cataloging source
ISL
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Graydon, Ellen
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1846-1921
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Holliday, John H.
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  • Bell, William A.
  • Coburn, Henry P
  • Graydon, Katharine Merrill
  • Harrison, Benjamin
  • Merrill, Samuel Pearce
  • Indiana
Label
Ellen Graydon papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2101
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/01/18 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/01/18 by Edythe Huffman
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
20385426
Extent
0.02 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 Ellen Graydon on 2015/01/16.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905972506
  • (OCoLC)905972506
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 folder
Label
Ellen Graydon papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2101
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/01/18 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/01/18 by Edythe Huffman
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
20385426
Extent
0.02 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 Ellen Graydon on 2015/01/16.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn905972506
  • (OCoLC)905972506
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 folder

Library Locations

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