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Carroll O. Cox papers

 Collection — Folder: S303
Identifier: S0303

Scope and Contents

This collection includes typed carbon copies from Carroll O. Cox in the 1800s regarding the history of early Methodist churches and congregational members in Posey County, Indiana.


  • 1800s

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

Carroll Otto Cox was born April 29, 1924 to Otto and Irene Cox. He married Gloria Hope (Montgomery Cox) in 1948, and they had three sons. He served in the National Guard. He worked in highway maintenance and co-authored sixteen books of Posey County history. He died October 27, 2001 and is buried in the Poseyville, Indiana cemetery.

"Cox, Carroll". 1940 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/09/29.

"Cox, Carroll". Evansville (IN) Courier 28 Oct., 2001. Print

"Cox, Carroll Otto". U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Retrieved 2014/09/29.


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 Carroll Cox on 1967/12/01.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/29 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/29 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.