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Mary Bishop, school friendship book

 Collection — Folder: S3300
Identifier: S3300

Scope and Contents

This collection contains a School Friendship Book used by Mary Bishop during her senior year at Jefferson High School. The book includes information about her class colors, autographs from students and faculty members, photographs, menus, and newspaper clippings. It also includes handwritten accounts of various activities in which Mary was involved, such as the "Musigirl Revue" and the Senior Dance.


  • 1921-1922

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

Mary Bishop graduated from Jefferson High School in Lafayette, Indiana in 1922. She was involved in many school activities, from athletics to performing arts. She was a charter member of the school's Sphinx Club, and also was a founding member of the Girl's Varsity basketball team for which she was the captain


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection includes one item.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Ruth Light on September 2006. Finding aid updated by Edythe Huffman on 2015/11/13. EAD finding aid created by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/04/30.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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