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J. Bruce Murr letter and oath

 Collection — Folder: S1002
Identifier: S1002

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a letter from J. Bruce Murr to Governor Roger D. Branigin on September 29, 1965 about the gift of Jonathon Jennings’ (Indiana Governor 1816-1822) desk to the State of Indiana and a sworn oath from Murr’s father J. Edward Murr. The oath contains information about how he came to own Jennings’ desk, a description of the desk, and some information about Jennings.

Dates

  • 1965

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

J. Bruce Murr was born in Indiana about 1907 and was the son of J. Edward and Mable L. Murr.

Source:

Ancestry.com. Accessed November 14, 2006. http://www.ancestrylibrary.com.

Extent

0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Arrangement

This collection contains one item.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.EAD finding aid created 2015/11/12 by Laura Eliason.
Title
J. Bruce Murr letter and oath
Status
Completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
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