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Henry Myres papers

 Collection — Folder: S1996
Identifier: S1996

Scope and Contents

This collection includes an autographed, signed letter from Henry Myres in Noble County, Indiana on 1864/07/31 regarding family matters.


  • 1864

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 Myres was born in 1838 in Ohio. He married Rebecca Jane Hanson and they lived in Noble County, Indiana with their daughter Mary Ellen, in 1864. He died in 1917 and is buried in Salem Cemetery in Wilmot, Indiana.

Information found within the collection.

"Myres, Henry. 1860 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2014/08/07.

"Myres, Henry. Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2014/08/06.


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 1998 by Philip N. Williams. EAD finding aid created 2014/08/07 by Edythe Huffman.
Henry Myres papers
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.