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M. L. Borden papers

 Collection — Folder: S142
Identifier: S0142

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an autographed letter, signed from M.L. Borden in Franklin, Indiana on 1946/08/18 regarding the discovery of Marengo Cave.


  • 1946/08/18

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

M. L. Borden was born around 1869 in Indiana. He was a student at the Marengo Academy in 1889, when he was twenty. He married Effie and they had a daughter, Clara, around 1902.

Information found within the collection.

"Borden, M.L.". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/03/17.

Pleasant, Hazen Hayes. (1926). A History of Crawford County, Indiana. Glendale, CA.: The Arthur H. Clark Company. (pp. 421-2).


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Ben Cole on 1946/08.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/03/17 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/03/17 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.