Harold Brown Adkinson steamboat photograph collection
Scope and Contents
- 1932, undated
- Adkinson, Harold Brown, 1906-1944 (Person)
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Adkinson and his wife, Jean, had a son, William H. Adkinson was fatally injured in a fire truck accident on December 16, 1944, died December 22, and was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Adkinson took great interest in collecting memorabilia and particularly photographs of the Indianapolis Fire Department and 19th century Mississippi and Ohio River steamboats.
Information found within the collection.
Ancestry.com. "Harold B. Adkinson." 1930 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 22, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "Harold B. Adkinson." 1940 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 22, 2016. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Findagrave.com. "Harold B. Adkinson." Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed February 22, 2016 http://www.findagrave.com.
3.6 Cubic Feet (10 manuscript boxes, 1 index card box)
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- Harold Brown Adkinson steamboat photograph collection
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