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Agnes McCulloch Hanna photograph collection

 Collection — Folder: SP019
Identifier: SP019

Scope and Contents

This collection includes photographs from Agnes McCulloch Hanna in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1929 to 1930, regarding houses of prominent residents, club houses, and architcure constructed in the mid- and late 19th century in present-day Indianapolis neighborhoods, including the Old Northside, Near North, St. Joseph, Irvington, Fletcher Place, and Bates-Hendricks.


  • 1929-1930, undated


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

Agnes McCulloch was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, the daughter of Oscar C. and Alice (Barteau) McCulloch, in June, 15 1879. She married Hugh Henry Hanna, Jr. (1876-1950) on December 31, 1901 and they had two children: Hugh Henry (1903-1990) and Margaret (1881-1926). Agnes McCulloch Hanna became a journalist and wrote a column on Indiana architecture for the Indianapolis Star and the Indianapolis News. She was active in Indianapolis society and was a member of the Indianapolis Woman's Club, Daughters of the American Revolution, and Indianapolis Women's Rotary Club. Hanna died in Waterbury, Vermont on January 11, 1966 and was buried in Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis.

Sources: "Agnes McCulloch." Indiana, Select Marriages Index, 1748-1993. Accessed March 21, 2019. "Agnes McCulloch Hanna." Vermont, Death Records, 1909-2008. Accessed March 21, 2019.

Clarke, Ellen Dudley. "Mrs. Agnes McCulloch Hanna."Lineage Book: National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution, vol. 47. Washington, D.C.: Judd and Detweiler, 1919. "Agnes McCulloch Hanna." Find a Grave Index. Accessed March 21, 2019.


0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)

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Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/03/21 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2019/03/21 by Brittany Kropf.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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