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Boswell family papers and photographs

Identifier: L058

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a marriage announcement and certificate, an Andrews High School commencement program, and photographs from the Boswell family, as well as other families in Huntington County and various cities, including Warsaw; Fort Wayne; Wabash; Rochester; Peru; and Marion ranging from circa 1890-1910 regarding family and school life.


  • circa 1881-1910

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions 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.

Biographical Note

Andrew J. Boswell was born around 1855 in Huntington County, Indiana. In 1880, Andrew was a physician in Antioch, Indiana. He married Louisa A. Ulsh on November 6, 1881 in Huntington County, Indiana. They had one child together, Hazel.

Hazel Boswell married Carl H. Thomas on August 23, 1909 in Andrews, Indiana. Hazel died on July 11, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan.


0.35 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box, 1 small oversize folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/02/01 by Bethany Fiechter. EAD finding aid created 2016/02/01 by Bethany Fiechter.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.