Albert Mock collection
Scope and Contents
This collection also includes a 1879 handwritten Taswell, Indiana New Year's Day infare speech; correspondence, architectural drawings, and documents regarding the lighting, shelving, and doors of the Indiana State Library (1930s-1950s); Indiana State Library correspondence and documents regarding archival storage and a proposed central book depository (1945-1948); correspondence to Edward D. Pierre and his 1945 Data Book regarding the State Library; publications regarding the Indiana State Library building (1934-1955) and Indiana Historical Bureau publications of Indiana history including a tourist map of historical places drawn by George Jo Mess (circa 1936-1948); a album with floor plans, exterior designs, and landscaping for William Creek Estates homes designed for the Indianapolis News Ideal Home contest by architects Pierre and Wright and landscape architect Donald B. Johnston (circa 1925); documents and reports regarding Indianapolis traffic, parking, and civic planning (1951-1960); photographs of homes built in Warsaw, Indiana and American Homes on Emerson Avenue in Indianapolis (?) (circa 1940s); and the September, 1935 edition of American Architectt magazine with photographs of the Fendrick's Peasant Room of Indianapolis designed by Pierre and Wright.
- Mock, Albert, 1879-1968 (Person)
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Ancestry.com. "Albert Mock." U.S. World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1942. Accessed September 14, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
Ancestry.com. "Albert Mock." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed September 14, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.
"Dr. Mock Dies; Taught Half Century." Indianapolis Star (IN), June 3, 1968.
"Rites Are Held For Dr. Albert Mock, 88." Indianapolis News (IN), June 5, 1968.
Thompson, Donald, comp. Indiana Authors and Their Books, 1967-1980. Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College, 1981.
5 Cubic Feet (15 manuscript boxes)
Language of Materials
Series 1: "Three Centuries of Hoosier Education" manuscript and documents, 1856-1967
Subseries 1.1: Section I "The Territorial Period (1682-1816), circa 1960s Subseries 1.2: Section II "Education Under the First Constitution (1816-1852), circa 1960s Subseries 1.3: Section III "Establishment of Schools and a School System (1852-1900), circa 1960s Subseries 1.4: Section IV "History of the Major Phase of Education (1900-1968), circa 1960s Subseries 1.5: research notes and documents, 1852-1967
Series 2: "Three Centuries American Life" manuscrpit, 1951-1966
Series 3: Correspondence, documents, and photographs, 1879-1963
Subseries 3.1: Clippings and miscellaneous documents, 1879-1963 Subseries 3.2: Indiana State Library and Indiana Historical Bureau documents, circa 1930-1955 Subseries 3.3: Architectural drawings, photographs, and papers, circa 1925-1960
- Architects -- Indiana
- Architectural drawings
- Architecture -- Indiana
- Architecture -- United States -- 20th century
- Butler University
- Education -- Indiana
- Indiana State Library and Historical Building (Indianapolis, Ind.)
- Library architecture
- Pierre and Wright
- Pierre, Edward D., 1890-1971
- Speeches, addresses, etc.
- Teachers -- Indiana
- Transportation -- Indiana
- Wright, George Caleb, 1890-1973
- Albert Mock collection
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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