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C. E. Hollenbeck papers

 Collection — Folder: S669
Identifier: S0669

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from C.E. Hollenbeck in Irvington, Indiana on 1877/11/30 regarding bond information with a response from Jhimas [?].


  • 1877/11/20

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

Charles E. Hollenbeck was born in New York in 1840. He married Jane in 1870. He worked as a printer in Indianapolis, Indiana from 1864, when Carlon and Hollenbeck was founded, until his death in 1901 or 1902. He was secretary of the board of Butler University in 1874. In 1898, he bought controlling interest, renaming the business Hollenbeck Press. Hollenbeck Press published many historical pieces, city directories and local newspapers, such as the Indianapolis News and the Indianapolis Journal. He is buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Information found within the collection.

"Hollenbeck, Chas. E.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/06/04.

"Hollenbeck, Charles E.". U.S., Find a Grave Index, 1700s-Current. Retrieved 2014/06/04.

Nicholas, Stacey. (1994). Hollenbeck Press. In The Encyclopedia of Indianapolis. (p. 700). Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press. ISLI 977.201 M341Ien


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.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/06/04 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/06/04 by Edythe Huffman.
C. E. Hollenbeck 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.