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Warren Francis Collins collection

Identifier: L334

Scope and Contents

This collection includes several school notebooks, autograph albums, and booklets from Warren Francis Collins in Indiana ranging from 1883 to 1941 regarding Collins's scholastic studies and association with lodging.


  • 1883-1941


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

Warren Francis Collins was born August 9, 1882 in Indiana, son of Dearmond and Cyrelda Collins. Collins resided in several places throughout Indiana during his life. He worked as a teacher and served as the principal of Lincoln School in Hammond, Lake County, Indiana. Collins married Glendola Amos on July 23, 1911. The couple had one daughter, Glendola M. Collins. Warren Francis Collins died December 29, 1966, and was buried at Asbury Cemetery in Morristown, Shelby County, Indiana.


0.5 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

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Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Warren Francis Collins.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2015/05/19 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/05/19 by Brent Abercrombie.


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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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