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Catherine Beveridge correspondence

 Collection — Folder: S1132
Identifier: S1132

Scope and Contents

This collection includes autographed, signed letters from Catherine Beveridge in Indianapolis, Indiana and Beverly Farms from Massachusetts, ranging from 1931 February 3 to September 18 regarding her husband Albert's writings, papers, and the Indiana State Library director, Demarchus Brown, and pleasure at the building of a state library.


  • 1931/02/03-1932/09/18


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

Catherine Spencer Eddy Beveridge was born to Augustus N. And Abby L. Eddy on June 30, 1881 [1882] in Chicago, Illinois. She was one of at least two children. She traveled to France and Russia in 1905 and married Sen. Albert Jeremiah Beveridge, of Indiana, in Berlin, Germany on Aug. 16. 1907. His first wife was Katherine Langsdale Beveridge, who died in 1900. Catherine and Albert had two children, Albert Jr. and Abby. Catherine died May 28, 1970 in Broward, Florida.

"Beveridge, Albert Jeremiah". (1949) in Indiana authors and their books, 1816-1916:. (pp. 26-28). Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. Print. ISLI 016.810 B219I

"Beveridge, Catherine". 1930 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/08/17.

"Beveridge, Catherine E.". Florida Death Index, 1877-1998. Retrieved 2015/08/17.

"Beveridge, Catherine Spencer". U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1935-2007. Retrieved 2015/08/17.

"Beveridge, Catherine Spencer Eddy". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/08/17.

"Eddy, Catherine S.". 1900 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/08/17.

"Eddy, Catherine Spencer". U.S. Passport Applications, 1795-1925. Retrieved 2015/08/17.


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.

Related Archival Material

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

L016: Albert J. Beveridge collection, 1893-1926

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2005/04 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/17 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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