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Carrie Weed Robertson scrapbook

 Collection — Volume: V159
Identifier: V159

Scope and Contents

This scrapbook was compiled by Carrie Weed Robertson and includes information on the 8th Biennial of General Federation of Women's Club meeting in St. Paul, Minnesota during 1906. A section of the scrapbook details a trip to the Mudlavia Hotel, a natural sulphur spring in Warren County, Indiana during August 1906. Also included are postcards, newspaper clippings and correspondence dating to 1911.


  • 1906-1911


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

Carrie Weed Robertson was born to Henry J. and Elizabeth Weed in Casanova, New York on December 9, 1852. She married Alexander M. Robertson in St. Louis during 1875. Mr. and Mrs. Robertson traveled the world, including Russia, the South Seas, and Africa, circling the glob several times. She was a charter member of the Indianapolis Propylaeum, member of the Board of Directors of Butler University, member of the Indianapolis Women's Club, Daughters of the American Revolution, Colonial dames and Mayflower Society. For 25 years, Mrs. Robertson was president of the Indianapolis Matinee Musicale. In 1912 she was made Honorary Vice-President for life of the National Federation of Music Clubs. She was a pioneer member of the 2nd Presbyterian Church and was active in its work for 50 years. She died on August 8, 1941 in Indianapolis, Indiana and is buried at Crown Hill Cemetery.


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0.01 Cubic Feet (1 volume)

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This collection includes one scrapbook.

Custodial History

This collection was purchased from a bookstore by the Indiana State Library on 1970/10/01.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2018/08/15.
Carrie Weed Robertson scrapbook
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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