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Clyde E. Applegate, Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet sales manual

 Collection — Folder: S2720
Identifier: S2720

Scope and Contents

This collection contains Clyde E. Applegate's 1926 Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet sales manual and includes advertisement letter samples, customer forms, a sales plan for the fall sales promotion, and statistics on chain stores and mail order houses.


  • 1926


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

Clyde Edward Applegate was born July 14, 1903 in Jackson County, Indiana to Dr. Charles R. and Florence Applegate. A 1924 graduate of New Castle High School, he worked for the Goodwin Clothing Company for two years before becoming a traveling salesman for the Hoosier Manufacturing Company. He passed away at the age of 23 on July 8, 1927.


"Clyde Applegate Called by Death." New Castle Courier (IN), July 8, 1927.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Robert Scott on 1978/07/17.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2018/09/27 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/09/27 by Laura Eliason.
Clyde E. Applegate, Hoosier Kitchen Cabinet sales manual
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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