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The Resource Indiana Battle Flag Commission records

Indiana Battle Flag Commission records

Label
Indiana Battle Flag Commission records, 1864-1931
Title
Indiana Battle Flag Commission records
Inclusive dates
1864-1931
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes documents from David I. McCormick and the Indiana Battle Flag Commission created in the process of researching Indiana battle flags and conducting the business of the Commission from 1864 to 1931. Included are an anecdote about Captain David Van Buskirk about the 27th Indiana recorded by McCormick, information about flags and regimental histories, correspondence about the creation of the catalogue of Indiana battle flags, correspondence seeking Indiana battle flags privately held, lists of flags, records of public presentation, and the published catalogues
Biographical or historical data
"In January 1909, in keeping with the provisions of an act of the General Assembly of the State of Indiana, Governor J. Frank Hanly appointed the members of the Indiana Battle Flag Commission, whose duty it was to repair, encase and preserve the battle flags of the State of Indiana. From the creation of the Commission to the present time [1924] they have built eighty-one cases containing flas which at present time are located in the Capitol building."Source:Statement of Receipts and Expenditures of the Indiana Battle Flag Commission from January 1, 1909 to September 30, 1924. Indianapolis, Ind.: National Printing Co., 1924, p. 1.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Indiana Battle Flag Commission
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McCormick, David I.
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  • Indiana Battle Flag Commission
  • Mexican War, 1846-1848
  • Spanish-American War, 1898
  • Veterans
  • United States
Label
Indiana Battle Flag Commission records
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1773%20Indiana%20Battle%20Flag%20Commission%20Records.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/03/16 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2017/03/16 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21078651
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988333432
  • (OCoLC)988333432
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 folders
Label
Indiana Battle Flag Commission records
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1773%20Indiana%20Battle%20Flag%20Commission%20Records.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/03/16 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2017/03/16 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
21078651
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn988333432
  • (OCoLC)988333432
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 folders

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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