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Indiana sesquicentennial photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP011
Identifier: SP011

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photographs from different photographers in Indiana, including Gates Studio in Vincennes and Stiles in New Whiteland, ranging from 1964 to 1966, depicting events such as presentations of different items intended to commemorate the Indiana sesquicentennial to Governor Rober D. Branigin, a plaque for the Pioneer Steel furnace, and the logos and commemorative coins created for the anniversary.


  • 1964-1966

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.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Historical Note

Indiana's sesquicentennial took place in 1966, celebrating 150 years of statehood. Institutions, organizations and citizens from around the state celebrated Indiana history with different projects and programs.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2021/10/07 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2021/10/07 by Brittany Kropf.
Indiana sesquicentennial 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.