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Dick Heller Jr. Indiana Democratic Editors Association collection

 Collection
Identifier: L457
This collection includes publications on the history of the Indiana Democratic Editors Association, correspondence, convention records, and newspaper clippings from Dick Heller Jr. in Indiana ranging from 1881-1986 regarding Indiana Democratic Editors Association, its publications, elections, newspapers, and activities of the Democratic Party.

Dates

  • 1881-1986

Creator

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.

Extent

0.3 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box)

Historical Note

The Indiana Democratic Editors Association (IDEA) was founded in 1881. Dick Heller Jr.(born in 1929) was the editor of the Decatur Daily Democrat and an active member of the Association. He was the Treasurer in 1962, Secretary in 1963, Vice-President in 1964, and the President in 1965. He was also appointed to be in charge of writing about the Association's history since he was working towards a Masters in History at Ball State in 1959. He passed away in 2010 in Weslaco, Texas.

Source: collection inventory and AncestryLibrary.com

Arrangement

This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

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

Accruals

No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/11/02 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/02 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid updated 2016/11/14 by Lauren Patton.
Title
Dick Heller Jr. Indiana Democratic Editors Association collection
Status
completed
Description rules
dacs

Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

Contact:
140 North Senate Avenue
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.
317-232-3671