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The Resource Frank E. Stevenson collection

Frank E. Stevenson collection

Label
Frank E. Stevenson collection, 1913/03/04
Title
Frank E. Stevenson collection
Inclusive dates
1913/03/04
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes one 34-page, typed manuscript and one envelope front from Frank E. Stevenson in Rockville, Indiana from about 1913 regarding the state of preparedness of the U.S. military for war. The envelope is addressed to Major F. E. Stevenson, Field Artillery Ind. Nat. Guard, Rockville, Ind., with a return address of War Department, Division of Militia Affairs and marked "Official Business." Written on the envelope is "Report 7055/76," "Are we prepared for war," and "Rockville Tribune, March 4, 1913."
Biographical or historical data
In 1913 Major Frank E. Stevenson (1862?-1947) presented his paper, on the preparedness of the United States for war, to an audience of military and civilians. The event was reported in the March 4, 1913 issue of the Rockville Tribune. Stevenson was also a member of the Indiana National Guard as well as a merchant in Rockville, Indiana. Stevenson was born about 1863 in Indiana and married Katharine Rice. As a child, he clerked in his father's dry goods store in Rockville, Indiana.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Frank E. Stevenson." 1910 United States Census. Accessed October 28, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1862?-1946
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stevenson, Frank E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Military readiness
  • Soldiers
  • Rockville (Ind.)
Label
Frank E. Stevenson collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2585_Stevenson_Frank_E_Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1997/06 by J.C. and corrected 1997/10 by ef. EAD finding aid created 2015/11/10 by Ruth Bogan
Arrangement
This collection contains one item.
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
20472653
Extent
0.01 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935371804
  • (OCoLC)935371804
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
Frank E. Stevenson collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2585_Stevenson_Frank_E_Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 1997/06 by J.C. and corrected 1997/10 by ef. EAD finding aid created 2015/11/10 by Ruth Bogan
Arrangement
This collection contains one item.
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
20472653
Extent
0.01 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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935371804
  • (OCoLC)935371804
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

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