Helen Augspurger papers
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- Augspurger, Helen, 1903-2006 (Person)
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Dr. Ross F. Lockridge was the director of the program and the instructor for first few Institutes. Due to failing health, he was unable to continue.
Helen C. Augspurger was born in Woodburn, Allen County, Indiana to Joseph and Zola C. Augspurger in 1903. She had a younger sister, L. Kathryn. She taught for 45 years and was active in many teacher organizations and as a volunteer at the Veterans Administration Medical Center, achieving the Jefferson award. She was the class secretary of the first institute, attended most of the others and was coordinator for the program in Fort Wayne, Indiana. She retired in 1966 and died in San Antonio, Texas on Dec. 3, 2006 at the age of 103. She is buried in the Indiana Order of Odd Fellows Cemetery, New Haven, Allen County, Indiana.
J. William Ball was at one time President of the Cass County Historical Society.
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"Augspurger, Helen C.". 1920 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2015/07/31. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
"Augspurger, Helen C.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2015/07/31. http://www.findagrave.com
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