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Nichols family genealogy

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3302

Scope and Contents

This collection contains the genealogy papers of members of the Nichols family, including correspondence with The Abridged Compendium of American Genealogy Papers and Descendants of First Families organizations regarding publication of genealogical information of the family.


  • 1924-1977

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

The Nichols family were among the earlier European settlers of the United States in the New England and East Coast regions.


0.04 Cubic Feet (4 folders)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Related Archival Material

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

B064: Nichols family genealogy, 1924-1932

Processing Information

Collection processing and finding aid completed by Ruth LIght during October 2006. Finding aid updated by Laura Eliason on 2015/11/12. EAD finding aid created on 2018/04/30 by Bethany Fiechter.
Nichols family genealogy
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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