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Glenn Black papers

 Collection — Folder: S125
Identifier: S0125

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an article written by Glenn Black in Indiana in 1939 regarding Indian trade in Indiana.


  • 1939

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

Glenn A. Black was born around 1900 in Indiana. He was graduated from college, thereafter working as an archaeologist. He married Ida Hazzard on October 26, 1931. They moved from Indianapolis to Vanderburgh County between 1935 and 1940. He died in 1964. The Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology at Indiana University was dedicated in 1971 and named in honor of him as Indiana's first professional archaeologist.

Information found within collection

"Black, Glenn". "Web: Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 2012-1925". Retrieved 2013/12/04.

"Black, Glenn". "1940 United State Federal Census". Retrieved 2013/12/04.

"Glenn A. Black Laboratory of Archaeology." Retrieved 2014/03/03.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Glenn Black on 1939/03/10.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/03/03 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/03/03 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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