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Milton Mahin letter

 Collection — Folder: S919
Identifier: S0919

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a letter to M.Y. Mahin from Milton Mahin in Indiana from 1911/03/14 regarding manuscripts and diaries he wrote but couldn't afford to publish as well as an autobiography which was published in Tipton Tribune.


  • 1911-1969

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

Milton Mahin was an avid writer, keeping a daily diary for fifty years of the weather, the family and political news. He also wrote an autobiography which was published in the Tipton Tribune which earned him 30 cents in 1911.


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 Mrs. H.C. Mahin on 1969/10/26.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2014/09/26 by Danielle Adams. EAD finding aid created 2014/09/26 by Danielle Adams.
Milton Mahin letter
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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