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The Resource "Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook

"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook

Label
"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook, 1916
Title
"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook
Inclusive dates
1916
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes one scrapbook created by the Indiana Historical Commission in Indianapolis, Indiana during 1916 regarding centennial celebrations throughout the state
Biographical or historical data
Indiana became a state upon President James Madison signing the congressional resolution admittingIndiana into the Union on December 11, 1816. In 1916, Indiana celebrated its 100th anniversary, as local,county and state government bodies and organizations created pageants and other projects to documentHoosier history and commemorate the changes of the past century. For example, the Indiana CentennialJubilee was held in Indianapolis during October 2-15, 1916.The Indiana Historical Commission was formed on March 8, 1915 in anticipation of the state centennialthe following year. The commission consisted of nine members led by Indiana Governor Samuel M.Ralston, including James A. Woodburn, Harlow Lindley, Charles W. Moore, Rev. John Cavanaugh,Frank R. Wynn, Samuel M. Foster, Lew M. O'Bannon, and Charity Dye. The commission's mandate wasto collect, edit, and publish materials on Hoosier history and to prepare and execute plans for the statecentennial in 1916. The commission still exists today in the form of the Indiana Historical Bureau.Sources:Indiana State Library. "Centennial Indiana" online exhibit. Rare Books and Manuscripts, 2000. AccessedAugust 6, 2015. http://www.in.gov/library/2518.htm.Lindley, Harlow, ed. The Indiana Centennial, 1916: A Record of the Celebration of the One HundredthAnniverary of Indiana's Admission to Statehood. Indianapolis: Indiana Historical Commission, 1919.Accessed August 8, 2015. https://archive.org/details/indianacentennia00indirich.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Indiana State Library
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  • Indiana Historical Commission
  • Indiana
Label
"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/326
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/15 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/15 by Bethany Fiechter
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
19093325
Extent
0.2 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 transfer from the Indiana Division during June 2016.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247799126
  • (OCoLC)247799126
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 small manuscript box
Label
"Indiana State Centennial Celebrations" scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/326
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/06/15 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2016/06/15 by Bethany Fiechter
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
19093325
Extent
0.2 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 transfer from the Indiana Division during June 2016.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247799126
  • (OCoLC)247799126
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 small manuscript box

Library Locations

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