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The Resource Municipal League of Indiana collection

Municipal League of Indiana collection

Label
Municipal League of Indiana collection, 1901-1905
Title
Municipal League of Indiana collection
Inclusive dates
1901-1905
Creator
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection comprises programs, newspaper clippigns, meeting minutes, and member lists of the Municipal League of Indiana from around Indiana ranging from 1901 to 1905, regarding the organization's activities in law enforcement and municipal improvements thorughout the state
Biographical or historical data
William Dimond, city marshal of Huntington, Indiana, helped found the Indiana Municiapl League on February 16, 1889 for the purpose of police officers from different cities working together in ferreting out crime and apprehending criminals. Leading up to the creation of the organization, an organized gang of thieves had caused law enforcement offices considerable trouble in northern Indiana, including the city of Huntington, the year before.The League expanded its original purpose of aiding policemen in catching criminals, circa 1903 to the installation of sewers, repair of sidewalks, tramps, street improvement, and legal departments for municipalities. Sources:Items in the collection.Municipal League of Indiana. The Official Report of the Proceedings of the Twenty-Eighth Session of the Municipal League of Indiana. Washington, Indiana, June 26-27, 1918, 92.
Cataloging source
ISL
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Municipal League of Indiana
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Municipal League of Indiana
  • Civic improvement
  • Indiana
  • Law enforcement
  • Huntington (Ind.)
Label
Municipal League of Indiana collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1613%20Municipal%20League%20of%20Indiana%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/05/26 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid completed 2016/05/26 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/06/20 by Brittany Kropf
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
20664760
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 transfer from the Indiana State Archives in 1973/12.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn954063854
  • (OCoLC)954063854
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
Municipal League of Indiana collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1613%20Municipal%20League%20of%20Indiana%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/05/26 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid completed 2016/05/26 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2016/06/20 by Brittany Kropf
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
20664760
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 transfer from the Indiana State Archives in 1973/12.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn954063854
  • (OCoLC)954063854
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

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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