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H.T. Biel papers

 Collection — Folder: S1962
Identifier: S1962

Scope and Contents

This collection includes a commercially printed business card from H.T. Biel in Terre Haute, Indiana circa 1855-1900s regarding advertising his business.


  • circa 1855-1900s

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 T. Biel was born in 1855 to Prussian immigrants. He married Francinea E. Fundy on February 17, 1879 in Vigo County, Indiana. He was a photographer. He died in Redlands, San Bernadino County, California on December 19, 1929.

"Biel, Henry T.". 1880 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/07/25.

"Biel, Henry T.". Califrnia, Death Index, 1905-1939. Retrieved 2014/07/25.

"Biel, Henry T.". Indiana, Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. Retrieved 2014/07/25.

"Biel, Henry T.". Terre Haute Tribune. Dec. 27, 1929: p. 2. Paper.

"Biel, Henry T.". Web: Wabash Valley, Indiana, Obituary Index, 1900-2012. Retrieved 2014/07/25.


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 2014/07/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/07/25 by Edythe Huffman.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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