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The Resource Scotus Gaul Picti collection

Scotus Gaul Picti collection

Label
Scotus Gaul Picti collection, 1892-1899
Title
Scotus Gaul Picti collection
Inclusive dates
1892-1899
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes organizational documents, memorabilia, programs, financial documents, newspaper clippings and program information from various members and journalists in Brookville, Indiana ranging from 1891-1908 regarding organization's founding, goals, activities and history
Biographical or historical data
"It is a kind of Board of Trade, Commercial Club, Columbia Club, all combined, with a sprinkling of Gray Club (for there is politics in it)...an order, a part of whose purpose in being is to promote happiness and home patriotism, promotion of Brookville as "the greatest place on earth." It was organized in Brookville, Indiana in 1892, and became a permanent organization in April, 1894. Trustees were elected and the clan was incorporated. They had a singing group, a quartette and also promoted music and theater events. "At the height of its career, there were at least two hundred and fifty members; ...membership was open to who believed that Brookville was the greatest town on earth" and dues were fifty cents a year". The organization disbanded in 1899.Harmony Lodge No. 11 met in an upstairs room in the house now owned by Mrs. William D. Bohlander (1847-1851).Information found within the collection.Davis, Virgil E. "Through the years: the story of Brookville 1808-1958. (pp. 51, 71-80). Print ISLI 977.201 F831d"Fairfield -- 200 years. Retrieved 2016/03/30. http://fairfield200.blogspot.com/2015/07/scotus-gaul-picti.html"Scotus Gaul Picti Quartette". Retrieved 2016/03/30. http://www.franklincountyhistoricalsociety.com/music_history/picti/"A brief history of the music of Franklin County, Indiana" by Suzie Booth. Retrieved 2016/03/30. http://www.franklincountyhistoricalsociety.com/music_history/brief_history/
Cataloging source
ISL
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/organizationName
Scotus Gaul Picti (Brookville, Ind.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Harmony Lodge No. 11 (Brookville, Ind.)
  • Societies
  • Brookville (Ind.)
Label
Scotus Gaul Picti collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/324
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman
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
20644164
Extent
0.3 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 Mr. and Mrs. Fred Charni on 1971/02/19.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949887791
  • (OCoLC)949887791
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 manuscript box; 1 oversize folder
Label
Scotus Gaul Picti collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/324
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/04/11 by Edythe Huffman
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
20644164
Extent
0.3 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 Mr. and Mrs. Fred Charni on 1971/02/19.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn949887791
  • (OCoLC)949887791
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 manuscript box; 1 oversize folder

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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