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Collection on George Honig

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3457

Scope and Contents

This collection contains flyers and pamphlets on George Honig's creation of a Nancy Hanks Lincoln doll and his involvement in the Lincoln Pioneer Village in Rockport, Indiana.

There are also oversize advertisements on the work of sculptor, George H. Honig from the 20th century (OB236).


  • 1933-1948

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

George H. Honig was a noted sculptor from Evansville, Indiana. Honig was born at Rockport, Indiana on August 3, 1874. Some of his most notable work was created in commemoration of the Lincoln family residence of Spencer County. Honig died on May 4, 1962 in Evansville and was buried in Mount Zion Cemetery in Richland City, Indiana.


0.06 Cubic Feet (1 folder, 1 medium oversize folder)

Language of Materials



This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Related Materials

Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN:

OB236: George H. Honig advertisements

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2019/04/04 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2019/04/04 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid revised 2021/11/03 by Lauren Patton.
Collection on George Honig
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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