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James M. Prichett collection

 Collection — Folder: S1732
Identifier: S1732

Scope and Contents

This collection includes two newspaper articles from the Centerville, Indiana newspaper ranging from 1857 to 1858 regarding life on board ship and Japan.


  • 1857-1858

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

James M. Pritchett was born to Dr. and Mrs. John M. Pritchett in 1836 or 1837 and grew up in Centerville, Indiana. He was graduated from the naval academy at Annapolis in 1857. He died in 1871 and was buried in Centerville, Indiana.


Items in the collection. "James M. Pritchett, James M." Find a Grave Memorial. Accessed October 22, 2013.


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.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/10/22 by Edyth Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/10/22 by Edyth Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/05 by Lauren Patton.
James M. Prichett 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.