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The Resource Temple H. Dunn collection

Temple H. Dunn collection

Label
Temple H. Dunn collection, 1855-1950
Title
Temple H. Dunn collection
Inclusive dates
1855-1950
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection consists primarily of Dunn's correspondence from the period 1866-1919. Included are Dunn's letters to his brother, William R. Dunn, an Alton furniture maker (1866-1880); letters to his daughter, written while he was living at the Soldiers' Home (1904-1909); letters to Dunn from W.R. Dunn, principally when working with Peckinpaugh, Harrison & Company, an Alton wagon company (1892-1897); and other family letters from Jamestown, Boone County (1878), and from Wells College, N.Y. (1919). Additional materials include Dunn's correspondence with other educators regarding his efforts to find a position (1891-1893); business receipts (1880-1890); and his notes on Roman history (1880)
Biographical or historical data
Temple H. Dunn was born in Alton, Crawford County, Indiana in 1846. Temple was married to Marcia G. Dunn. He died in 1920, and is buried at Orchard Knob Cemetery.
Cataloging source
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Label
Temple H. Dunn collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/L262_Dunn_Temple_H_Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/01/22 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
20385979
Extent
0.8 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn906053634
  • (OCoLC)906053634
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
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Temple H. Dunn collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/files/L262_Dunn_Temple_H_Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: EAD finding aid created 2015/01/22 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
20385979
Extent
0.8 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn906053634
  • (OCoLC)906053634
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
2 manuscript boxes

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