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The Resource Helen Gohres collection

Helen Gohres collection

Label
Helen Gohres collection, 1885-1900
Title
Helen Gohres collection
Inclusive dates
1885-1900
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection consists of transcripts from a series of letters found in an old Indiana geology book. The first letter is from Richard Owen dated 13 August 1888, detailing that he mailed a “Report of a Geological Reconnaissance of the State of Indiana made in the year 1837.” The other letters from various individuals are addressed to Lieutenant A.W. Vogdes, of New York, about accessing various reports about Indiana's geology
Biographical or historical data
This collection consists of transcripts from a series of letters found in an old Indiana geology book. The letters date from April 11, 1878 to January 29, 1889. They were collected by Helen Gohres, of Chula Vista, California and donated on December 21, 1965 to Hazel Hopper, then, the head of the Indiana Division of the Indiana State Library.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Owen, Richard
  • Geology
Label
Helen Gohres collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2086
Instantiates
Note
Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013
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
20644555
Extent
1 folder
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949905167
  • (OCoLC)949905167
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.
Label
Helen Gohres collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2086
Note
Finding Aid by: Erica Sgroi, April 2013
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
20644555
Extent
1 folder
Governing access note
The collection is open for research use
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949905167
  • (OCoLC)949905167
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.

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