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H. Shields newspaper article

 Collection — Folder: S1767
Identifier: S1767

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a newspaper article from the Corydon Democrat in Corydon, Indiana on 1924/01/06 regarding Henry B. Shields' letter to Dr. D.G. Mitchell on 1827/12/15.


  • 1826/12/15

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

Henry B. Shields was born on August 28, 1801 in Virginia. He married Joanna, with whom he had three children. He lived in New Albany, Indiana for many years. He died on July 17, 1872 and is buried in New Albany, Indiana. "Shields, Henry B." 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2013/11/12. http:// "Shields, Henry B." Web: Indiana, Find a Grave Index, 1800-2012. Retrieved 2013/11/12. http://


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection consists of one item.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2013/11/12 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2013/11/12 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/06 by Lauren Patton.
H. Shields newspaper article
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.