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Indiana Centennial Commission photographs

 Collection — Folder: SP129
Identifier: SP129

Scope and Contents

This collection contains two black-and-white photographs of the Indiana Centennial Commission, taken in Indianapolis, Indiana in 1916.


  • 1916

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.

Historical Note

The Indiana Historical Commission was comprised of 9 members: Samuel M. Foster, Lew M. O'Bannon, Frank B. Wynn, John Cavanaugh, Governor Samuel M. Ralston, Harlow Lindley, Charles W. Moores, Charity Dye, and James A. Woodburn. The commission as created in 1915 to plan the centennial celebration of Indiana statehood in 1916. After the centennial, the commission evolbed into the Indiana Historical Bureau, which is now part of the Indiana State Library.


Items in the collection.

State of Indiana. "History of the Bureau." Indiana Historical Bureau. Accessed November 17, 2021.


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 2021/11/17 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid created 2021/11/17 by Brittany Kropf.
Indiana Centennial Commission photographs
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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