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Louis H. Haerle collection

 Collection — Folder: S0563
Identifier: S0563

Scope and Contents

The collection consists of 4 United States Department of Agriculture official forms; including a delivery receipt for the receipt of liming material for farm 32-006-10-115, a summary of farm data (for the same farm) showing a corn allotment and the owner’s share (Wilbur Cutts the operator, Louis H. Haerle the owner) and requesting the owner’s signature, a postcard detailing the time and place of assistance in completing the War Production Work Sheet and Farm Plan for 1943, and a notification of 1950 corn acreage allotment (for the same farm) to the operator, Van Johnson, and the owner, Louis H. Haerle.


  • 1942-1950

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

Louis Hollweg Haerle was born November 14, 1896 in Indianapolis, Indiana to George C. and Norma H. Haerle. He was one of 3 children, including Elizabeth and Rudolph. He married Elsa Pautzer (born 1899) October 5, 1921, and they are listed as having one child, Emmy Jean, in the 1930 census. He married Dorothy Goodrich December 25, 1933. He died Nov. 27, 1972 in San Diego, California.

Sources: "Louis H. Haerle." 1920 United States Federal Census. Accessed July 2, 2013. "Louis H. Haerle." 1930 United States Federal Census. Accessed July 2, 2013. "Louis H. Haerle." 1940 United States Federal Census. Accessed July 2, 2013. "Louis H. Haerle." California, Death Index, 1940-1997. Accessed July 2, 2013. "Louis H. Haerle." Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Accessed July 2, 2013. "Louis H. Haerle." U.S., Passport Applications, 1795-1925. Accessed July 2, 2013.


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 Rudolph K. Haerle.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/07 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/07 by Edythe Huffman.
Louis H. Haerle collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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