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Indiana World War I Centennial Committee records

Identifier: L298

Scope and Contents

The collection contains the records of the Indiana World War I Centennial Committee created from 2016 to 2018. This includes proclamations, meeting agendas, certificates, meeting minutes, event programs, event endorsements, and other miscellaneous materials.


  • 2016-2018

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

The Indiana World War I Centennial Committee was created in November, 2016 to honor the centennial of the Great War including the 4 million Americans who served, including 135,000 men and women from Indiana.

From November, 2016 to November, 2018 the committee facilitated and promoted events and education throughout the state and served as a resource for local communities who sought to commemmorate the World War I centennial through events, education, monuments, and memorials.


0.15 Cubic Feet (1 small manuscript box)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation by Lauren Patton on 2018/11/14.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/02/13 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2019/02/14 by Lauren Patton.
Indiana World War I Centennial Committee records
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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