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Joseph Edward Haub diary

 Collection — Folder: S2814
Identifier: S2814

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the diary of Joseph Edward Haub, with entries ranging from 1901 to 1936. The early entries are written in German and the back of the diary contains addresses and biographical information about family and friends written by his wife, Katherine, in English.


  • 1901-1936


Language of Materials

Materials in English and German.

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

Joseph Edward Haub was born March 17, 1885 to Philip and Catherine Haub. He married Katherine Renner on August 12, 1914. Haub and his wife moved from Palmyra, Indiana to Indianapolis in December, 1921. He was an insurance salesman and passes away at the age of 43 on October 2, 1928.


Information found within collection. "Joe E. Haub." Indiana Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed May 16, 2018. "Joseph E. Haub." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed May 16, 2018.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)


This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed in 1998 by Jennifer Born. EAD finding aid created in 1998 by Jennifer Born. EAD finding aid revised 2018/05/16 by Laura Eliason.
Joseph Edward Haub diary
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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