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The Resource Robert K. Kyle collection

Robert K. Kyle collection

Label
Robert K. Kyle collection, 1900-1978
Title
Robert K. Kyle collection
Inclusive dates
1900-1978
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes personal and publicized writings, scrapbooks, clippings and photographs from Robert K. Kyle. It also contains correspondence from his time working as a newspaper editor at the Indianapolis Star and chair of the Department of Conservation for the State of Indiana
Biographical or historical data
Robert K. Kyle was born to Melvin D. Kyle and Edith Adel Keller on August 11, 1898 in Bourbon, Marshall County, Indiana. Beginning in 1924, Kyle held various newspaper positions in Mishawaka, South Bend, and Indianapolis, including copy editor, news editor, advertising, and copy reader. He was an editor for the Indianapolis Star and would frequently write about Indiana politics. He also handled several publicity campaigns, including Glen Hillis for Governor, James E. Emmert for Attorney General and Judge. Kyle served as the head of the Department of Conservation for the State of Indiana. He died on April 20, 1979 in Marshall County, Indiana.
Cataloging source
ISL
Location of other archival material
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: OH163: Robert K. Kyle oral history P6: Robert K. Kyle photograph collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ade, George
  • Kyle family
  • Riley, James Whitcomb
  • Claypool Hotel (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Alcohol
  • Indiana
  • Indiana
  • Newspaper editors
  • Newspapers
  • State trees
  • Bourbon (Ind.)
  • Culver (Ind.)
  • Maxinkuckee, Lake (Ind.)
Label
Robert K. Kyle collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/426
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Photographs processed 2011/08 by Treva L. Nally. Collection processing completed 2016/03/15 by Patrick Ridout. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/15 by Patrick Ridout
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
21087292
Extent
3.0 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)ocn990339995
  • (OCoLC)990339995
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 cubic foot box, 1 small manuscript box, 1 oversize box
Label
Robert K. Kyle collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/426
Note
Processing Information: Photographs processed 2011/08 by Treva L. Nally. Collection processing completed 2016/03/15 by Patrick Ridout. EAD finding aid created 2016/03/15 by Patrick Ridout
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
21087292
Extent
3.0 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)ocn990339995
  • (OCoLC)990339995
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 cubic foot box, 1 small manuscript box, 1 oversize box

Library Locations

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      39.77004 -86.164015

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