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Lynn W. Turner, "The Impeachment of John Pickering" article

 Collection — Folder: S1914
Identifier: S1914

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a reprinted copy of "The Impeachment of John Pickering," an article written by Lynn W. Turner and published in the April 1949 edition of the American Historical Review. Bound as an individual publication, the softcover booklet includes a handwritten note by Dr. Turner on the inside front cover.


  • 1949


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

Lynn Warren Turner was born July 7, 1906 in Terre Haute, Indiana to Ira and Sylvia Turner. He met his wife, Vera K. Arbogast, at Indiana Central College (now the University of Indianapolis), where they both received their bachelor's degrees. He received his Master of Arts degree from Indiana University and his PhD in American History from Harvard University. Turner was a professor at both Monmouth College (Illinois) and Indiana University. In 1958, he was elected president of Otterbein College (Westerville, Ohio) and served in that position until his retirement in 1971. Following retirement, Turner and his wife moved to Bloomington, Illinois and lived there until 1979. He died on January 4, 1982 at Otterbein Home, Lebanon, Ohio.


"Lynn W. Turner." The Pantagraph (Bloomington, IL), January 6, 1982. Accessed August 25, 2020.


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 2020/08/25 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2020/08/25 by Laura Eliason.
Lynn W. Turner, "The Impeachment of John Pickering" article
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