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Netta Pratt letters

Label
Netta Pratt letters, 1960-1965
Title
Netta Pratt letters
Inclusive dates
1960-1965
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes four handwritten letters from Netta Pratt to Mary P. (Long) Frison in Rockville, Indiana, ranging from 1960 to 1965 regarding history of the Hollandsburg Baptist Church, and information about the people connected to it. There is also a clipping from an envelope indicating Netta's home address with notes on her maiden and married names, and date of death. The surnames mentioned in the letters include Shawley, Ball, Stout, Swain, Thomas, Spencer, Porter, Baker, Asbury, and Collings families of Rockville, Indiana
Biographical or historical data
Netta Ann Pratt was born in Parke County, Indiana, on October 13, 1878 to Cyrus and Mary (Collings) Shawley. Netta married Marion Curtis Pratt in 1955. Netta was a member of the Hollandsburg Baptist Church, where she served as its treasurer. She died on September 24, 1966 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, Indiana. Source: Items in the collection.Ancestry.com. Accessed July 30, 2015. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Church buildings
  • Baptists
  • Rockville (Ind.)
Label
Netta Pratt letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2641
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/07/30 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/30 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/09 by Brittany Kropf
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
20642540
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 donation from Mrs. E.B. Ferguson on 1969/04/18.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949378978
  • (OCoLC)949378978
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
Netta Pratt letters
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2641
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/07/30 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created 2015/07/30 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid revised 2016/02/09 by Brittany Kropf
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
20642540
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 donation from Mrs. E.B. Ferguson on 1969/04/18.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949378978
  • (OCoLC)949378978
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

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