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Albert W. Wishard correspondence

 Collection — Folder: S2336
Identifier: S2336

Scope and Contents

This collection includes correspondence, business cards, publications, and clippings from 1894 to 1895 to and from Albert W. Wishard regarding the open position for the office of the Indiana State Librarian.


  • 1894-1895


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

Albert W. Wishard (1854-1917) was born in Greenwood, Indiana to Dr. Willliam Henry and Harriet (Moreland) Wishard. Albert graduated from Wabash College in 1876, and was admitted to the bar in 1878. A Republican, Wishard was elected to the Indiana State Senate in 1893 and 1895. From 1897-1901 he was appointed U.S. District Attorney by President McKinley.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/03/03 by Linda Gellert. EAD finding aid created Y2016/03/03 by Linda Gellert.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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