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Mrs. J.F. Brenneman papers

 Collection — Folder: S0162
Identifier: S0162

Scope and Contents Note

This collection includes photostats of newspaper articles from multiple journals in multiple cities ranging from 1811 to 1888 regarding Indiana history, current events in Indiana, Quaker and other Christian denomination church business including relations with African Americans and Native peoples.


  • 1811-1888

Restrictions on Access

This collection is open for research.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

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

Mrs. J. F. Brenneman (Gladys) was born between 1875 and 1879 in Indiana, was married to Benjamin F. Brenneman in 1920 and had a daughter, Helen. She was married to John F. Brenneman in 1930. She died in 1955 and is buried in Columbia City, Indiana.

Sources: "Brenneman, Gladys." 1920 United States Federal Census. Accessed September 24, 2013. "Brenneman, Gladys." Indiana, Find a Grave Index, 1800-2012. Accessed September 24, 2013. "Brenneman, J. F." 1930 United States Federal Census. Accessed September 24, 2013.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged alphabetically by journal, then chronologically.

Ownership and Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. J. F. Brenneman in 1927.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/09/24 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/09/24 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2016/03/10 by Brittany Kropf.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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