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The Resource Mildred D. Harrod papers

Mildred D. Harrod papers

Label
Mildred D. Harrod papers, 1835-1973
Title
Mildred D. Harrod papers
Inclusive dates
1835-1973
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes letters; business and financial papers; greeting cards; funeral notices; newspaper clippings; advertisements; election information; social and club announcements, programs and "homefront" war information from various authors in the United States ranging from 1835-1973 regarding business, finances, social organizations, war information, and family matters
Biographical or historical data
Mildred Irene Dixon Harrod was born Oct. 4, 1906 in Hope, Indiana to Harmon S. and Stella Taylor Dixon. She was the second of five children, including Ethel, Lola, Lewis and Ernest P. Mildred was a graduate of DePauw University. She taught English, Latin, physical education home economics and biology at area high schools and authored several genealogy books. She married Dolph Orene Harrod in Vincennes, Indiana on May 10, 1936. They had one daughter, Patricia and one son, John Dixon. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, the United Methodist Church, Indiana Historical Society and other organizations and was a founding member of the Yellow Trail Museum in Hope. Mildred died March 14, 1994 and is buried in the Flat Rock Cemetery, Flat Rock, Indiana.Sources:"Dixon, Mildred". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/29. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Dixon, Mildred Irene". Dixon & James Family Bibles. Retrieved 2016/07/29. http://www.ingenweb.org"Harrod, Mildred Dixon". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/07/29. http://www.findagrave.com"Harrod, Mildred Dixon". Shelbyville (IN) News. 15 Mar 1994:A2. Print.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1906-1994
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Harrod, Mildred Dixon
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  • World War, 1914-1918
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • United States
  • Hope (Ind.)
  • United States
  • Vincennes (Ind.)
Label
Mildred D. Harrod papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/396
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/01 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/01 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
20841383
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
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)ocn967666073
  • (OCoLC)967666073
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 manuscript boxes
Label
Mildred D. Harrod papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/396
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/01 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/01 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
20841383
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
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)ocn967666073
  • (OCoLC)967666073
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 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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