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Josiah Warren collection

 Collection — Folder: S1365
Identifier: S1365

Scope and Contents

This collection comprises photostats of handwritten letters from the Warren family in Indiana and Ohio and a marriage certificate for Caroline and Josiah Warren, ranging from 1817 to 1853 regarding family life and news.


  • 1817-1853


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

Josiah Warren was born in June 1798. On July 8, 1819, he married Caroline Cowing, who was born April 7, 1895. They both lived in Boston. Their daughter Caroline Maria Warren was born in Cincinnati on September 12, 1820. Their son Geroge Warren was born in New Harmony, Indiana, on October 23, 1826.


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. Ed Manlove on 1937/10/23.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/05/31 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/31 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/08 by Brittany Kropf.
Josiah Warren collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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