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Chase family photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP005
Identifier: SP005

Scope and Contents

This collection contains photographs of Roswell Loomis Chase, Ira J. Chase, and other members of the Chase family in New York and Indiana ranging from circa 1850 to the 1890s.


  • circa 1850-circa 1890

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 / Historical

Ira J. Chase was governor of Indiana from November 24, 1891 to January 8, 1893. His uncle, R. L. Chase and much of his family never lived in Indiana. Most of them lived in Ira J. Chase's birth state of New York.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from The Newberry Library, Chicago, Illinois in 1979.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2004 by Amy C. Belcher. EAD finding aid created 2004 by Amy C. Belcher. EAD finding aid revised 2019/02/14 by Brittany Kropf.
Chase family photograph collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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