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Forry and Malott family photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP017
Identifier: SP017

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photographs from the Forry and Malott family in Indianapolis, Indiana and Daytona Beach, Florida ranging from circa 1880 to 1945, regarding family life, recreational activities, and the family's house in Indianapolis.


  • circa 1880-1945

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

Edwin Henry Forry was born to George C. and Adeline (Jury) Forry on September 27, 1864 in Newark, Ohio. He married Caroline Grace Malott, born on July 20, 1867 in Indianapolis, Indiana, and they had a daughter named Caroline Malott (Forry) Hargitt (1907-1955). The family lived at 4401 North Meridian Street in Indianapolis. Edwin Forry died June 8, 1946 and his wife, Caroline Forry, died on October 28, 1953 in Indianapolis, Indiana and were buried in Crown Hill Cemetery.


Items in the collection. "Carolyn Malott Forry Hargitt." Find a Grave Index. Accessed March 19, 2019. "Edwin Henry Forry." Find a Grave Index. Accessed March 19, 2019.


0.02 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/03/20 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2019/03/20 by Brittany Kropf.
Forry and Malott 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.