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Pearl Lloyd papers

Identifier: L092

Scope and Contents

This collection includes school compositions, financial documents, autographed and typed correspondence, newspaper clippings, greeting cards and sympathy cards, business advertisements, certificates of completion, and school event programs from Pearl Lloyd and others in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, New York and elsewhere ranging from 1869 to 1956, regarding teachers, education, family matters, and financial matters.


  • 1869-1956; undated


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

Pearl Emma Lloyd was born August 13, 1885 at Madison, Indiana to Clyde W. and Malinda A. Lloyd. She had one sister, Goldie E. She received her B.A. and master's degrees from Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana and taught school in Schools 8, 45, and 73 in Indianapolis, Indiana, retiring in 1951. Lloyd was a past president of the Grade Teachers Association, of the Indiana Historical Society and Tabernacle Presbyterian Church. She died February 24, 1969 and was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana on February 26, 1969.


Information found within the collection."Pearl Emma Lloyd." 1900 United States Federal Census. Accessed June 25, 2015."Pearl E. Lloyd." 1930 United States Federal Census. Accessed June 25, 2015. "Pearl Lloyd." U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Accessed June 25, 2015. "Pearl E. Lloyd" Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed June 25, 2015.

"Pearl E. Lloyd." Indianapolis Star, February 25, 2015, A21, col. 5.


0.3 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Robert Zaban on 1917/02/17.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/06/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/06/25 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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