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Harriet Stanhope Greathouse papers

 Collection — Folder: S538
Identifier: S0538

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a commercially printed, signed document from the [Catholic] Diocese of Indianapolis in Indianapolis, Indiana on April 24, 1921 regarding the confirmation of Harriet Stanhope Greathouse.


  • 1921/04/24


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

Harriet Stanhope Greathouse Frenzel Cain was born to Charles A. [Ashford] and Erma [Emma] Ribery [Ribeyre] Greathouse on June 15, 1907 in Posey County, Indiana. Her father was the Indiana Superintendent of Public Instruction in the 1910s. She was one of two children and was confirmed at the St. Paul Catholic Church in Indianapolis, Indiana on April 24, 1921. She married Henry Frenzel, with whom she had two children, in Marion County, Indiana on October 15, 1927. She married Joseph Edward [F.] Cain, with whom she had one child, in Manhattan, New York on September 22. She died November 24, 1985 in Indianapolis, Indiana and is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana.

"Cain, Harriet". Indianapolis Star 25 Nov., 1985:34. Print.

"Cain, Harriet". U.S., Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Cain, Harriet G.". U.S. Find a Grave Index, 1600s-Current. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Frenzel, Harriet Greathouse". New York, New York, Marriage Index, 1866-1937. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Greathouse, Charles A.". Indianapolis Men of Affairs, 1923. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Greathouse, Harriet." 1920 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Greathouse, Harriet." Marion County, Indiana, Marriage Index, 1925-2012. Retrieved 2015/01/20.

"Greathouse, Harriet S.". Indiana Births, 1880-1920. Retrieved 2015/01/20.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from William Lewis on 1977/08/07.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/01/20 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/01/20 by Edythe Huffman.
Harriet Stanhope Greathouse papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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