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Nellie Masson collection

 Collection — Folder: S910
Identifier: S0910

Scope and Contents

This collection includes one book from Benjamin Hockensmith ranging from 1816 to 1817 in Indianapolis, Indiana regarding arithmetic and a list of births, as well as, a pamphlet from 1882/10/04 for the Marion County Seminary Boys.

The book gives instructions on how to do arithmetic as well as problems that have been solved. At the end of the book is a list of births in the Hockensmith family.

Dates

  • 1816-1817

Creator

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

Benjamin Hockensmith was born 1801/01/25 and married Nancy who blessed him with eight children.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Mrs. Nellie Wells Masson on 1944, 1947.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/05 by Danielle Adams. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/05 by Danielle Adams.

Source

Creator

Title
Nellie Masson collection
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.
317-232-3671