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Leland E. Roseman collection

 Collection — Folder: S1810
Identifier: S1810

Scope and Contents

This collection includes Leland Roseman's World War II fuel oil and mileage ration stamps along with his mileage rationing record issued December 18, 1944. The collection also includes a program from the first Indiana Safety and Health Congress held in November 1943 at the Claypool and Lincoln hotels in Indianapolis.


  • 1943-1944


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 / Historical

Leland E. Roseman was born March 31, 1907 at Vincennes, Indiana to Edward and Leafy Roseman. He moved to Indianapolis in 1924 and married Ferne Martin on June 6, 1935. He worked as a stone setter for Herff Jones, a diamond salesman for Rogers Jewelry and then a salesman in the camera department at the William H. Block Company before he retired in 1973. He passed away at the age of 69 on January 2, 1977.

Sources: "Leland E. Roseman." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed November 8, 2018. "Leland Eduard Roseman." Indiana Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed November 8, 2018.

"Leland E. Roseman." Indianapolis Star (IN), January 3, 1977.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Leland Roseman in 1973/12.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/11/08 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/11/08 by Laura Eliason.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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