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Alida E. Morris letter

 Collection — Folder: S0987
Identifier: S0987

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a letter from Alida E. Morris to the Indiana State Library on June 13, 1944, concerning biographies of Hoosier pioneer women teachers and a newspaper article about the biographies.


  • 1944

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

Alida Edna Morris was born September 9, 1885, in Indiana, to Albert and Margaret (Parker) Morris. Morris grew up in Bartholomew County, but moved to Wayne County as an adult to work as a schoolteacher. Alida Morris died in December 1978.


Information found within collection. 1900, 1920, 1930, 1940 U.S. Federal Census. Accessed May 15, 2013. Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Accessed May 15, 2013. Social Security Death Index. Accessed May 15, 2013.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection contains one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Alida E. Morris in 1944.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/05 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid created 2013/05 by Jamie Dunn.
Alida E. Morris 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.