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The Resource Zerilla L. Kimberling collection

Zerilla L. Kimberling collection

Label
Zerilla L. Kimberling collection, 1883-1904
Title
Zerilla L. Kimberling collection
Inclusive dates
1883-1904
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection contains the diary of Zerilla L. Kimberling written in the 1878 purchasers' pass book, "Leading Business Firms of Shelbyville, Ind." The diary entries mention the weather, church activities, and her paternal grandparents' genealogy and range from 1879 to 1881. The collection also includes photocopies of letters to Zerilla and her sister, Estella, and range from 1883 to 1905. The bulk of the letters were written to Zerilla from her friend, Iva Rice Beard, and discuss love, marriage, teaching and Clinton County, Indiana news
Biographical or historical data
Zerilla Leona Kimberling was born January 30, 1864 in Shelby County, Indiana to James and Hannah Kimberling. She was a school teacher and taught in both Shelby and Bartholomew counties. She passed away at the age of 73 on October 17, 1937.Sources:Ancestry.com. "Zerelda Leona Kimberling." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed January 12, 2017.http://search.ancestrylibrary.com."Death Claims Former Teacher. Miss Zerilla Kimberling Dies in Hope Following Lingering Illness." Columbus Republican (IN), Monday, October 18, 1937. Accessed January 11, 2017. http://access.newspaperarchive.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
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Beard, Ida Rice
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1864-1937
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Kimberling, Zerilla
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  • Beard, Ida Rice
  • Kimberling, Zerilla
  • Church membership
  • Genealogy
  • Weather
  • Clinton County (Ind.)
Label
Zerilla L. Kimberling collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2361%20Kimberling%20Zerilla%20L%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/01/12 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/01/12 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17538006
Extent
0.03 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer from the Indiana Division, Indiana State Library on 1977/10/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247150481
  • (OCoLC)247150481
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
Zerilla L. Kimberling collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2361%20Kimberling%20Zerilla%20L%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/01/12 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/01/12 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17538006
Extent
0.03 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a records transfer from the Indiana Division, Indiana State Library on 1977/10/05.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247150481
  • (OCoLC)247150481
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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