The Resource Shock family scrapbook

Shock family scrapbook

Label
Shock family scrapbook, 1921- circa 1970s
Title
Shock family scrapbook
Inclusive dates
1921- circa 1970s
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains pages from a scrapbook kept by the Shock family of Henry County, Indiana ranging from 1921 to circa 1970s. The scrapbook pages include photographs, postcards, newspaper clippings, and mementos of trips that Lorene Shock's mother, Stella Pierce, collected while traveling during the 1920s. She and a group of friends traveled to a number of cities and historic sites including Washington D.C., New York City, Gettysburg, Philadelphia, and several communities in Indiana. The rest of the scrapbook pages contain Christmas and Valentine's Day cards, postcards, birth announcements, newspaper clippings of U.S. presidents, and other family keepsakes
Biographical or historical data
Farrell N. Shock was born on March 4, 1892 in Madison County, Indiana to Henry and Mary Ellen Shock. He married Lorene Pierce on January 29, 1915 and they had four children. Lorene was born to Elmer and Stella Walls Pierce on January 29, 1895 in Richmond, Indiana. The Shocks were farmers in Henry County, Indiana and longtime members of the Indiana Farm Bureau. Farrell was serving as manager of the Production Credit Association at the time of his death on October 13, 1954. Lorene remarried to Guy Davison (1890-1969) on November 10, 1959. She passed away at the age of 83 on February 2, 1978. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Farrel Shock." Indiana Marriages, 1810-2001. Accessed October 12, 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com.Ancestry.com. "Farrell N. Shock." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed October 12, 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com."Lorena Davison." New Castle Courier-Times (IN), February 3, 1978.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Shock family
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Shock family
  • Christmas
  • Holidays
  • Travel
  • Valentine's Day
  • Henry County (Ind.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Philadelphia (Pa.)
  • Washington (D.C.)
Label
Shock family scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2744
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/10/17 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/10/17 by Laura Eliason
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
21278051
Extent
0.05 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 Robert Scott on 1979/04/08.
System control number
(OCoLC)1015681975
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
3 folders
Label
Shock family scrapbook
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2744
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/10/17 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/10/17 by Laura Eliason
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
21278051
Extent
0.05 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 Robert Scott on 1979/04/08.
System control number
(OCoLC)1015681975
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
3 folders

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