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Myron R. Bone collection

 Collection — Folder: S2488
Identifier: S2488

Scope and Contents

The collection includes three pages from a Purdue University alumni newsletter from Indiana in 1918 regarding interesting accomplishments from alumni. There is also a note from 1974 about Myron R. Bone's life and his family's whereabouts.


  • 1918, 1974


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

Myron R. Bone was a reporter for the Lafayette Journal, member of the American Industrial Bankers Association, and president of the Industrial Love and Investment Company in Fort Wayne, Indiana. He served in the U.S. military during World War I. Bone was a member of the Ross-Ade Foundation while pursuing his degree at Purdue University. He had a wife named Gladys and a son, William R. Bone died in 1964 and was buried in Spring Vale Cemetery, Lafayette, Indiana.

Sources: "Myron R. Bone." 1920 United States Federal Census. Accessed February 6, 2024.

"Myron R. Bone." Journal and Courier (Lafayette, IN), May 2, 1964. Accessed February 6, 2024.


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 from Nellie Coats and Gladys Bone on 1974/07/09.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2024/02/05 by Alexander Chrapliwy. EAD finding aid created 2024/02/06 by Alexander Chrapliwy. EAD finding aid revised 2024/02/06 by Brittany Kropf.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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