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Albert G. Cooper collection

Identifier: L477

Scope and Contents

This collection includes family correspondence, documents, photographs, Bible records, scrapbooks, and genealogical charts and data from Albert G. Cooper, ranging from 1834 to 1983, undated, regarding the Cooper family and other related families.


  • 1834-1982, undated


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

Albert Glenn Cooper was born February 10, 1912 in Des Moines, Iowa, the son of Edmund Squire Cooper and Maude Earl (Kinsley) Cooper. He was educated in the public schools of Des Moines and St. Louis, Missouri before entering Westminster College in Fulton, Missouri, where he earned an A.B. degree. Later, Cooper acquired an M.A. degree from Washington University in St. Louis. He taught in the public schools of Jennings, a suburb of Saint Louis, for 24 years before his retirement." Cooper married Frances Elizabeth (Campbell) Cooper, who was also a retired teacher. The couple resided in Columbia, Missouri until his death in 1985.


1.3 Cubic Feet (4 manuscript boxes)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

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


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/11/23 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/23 by Kori Nell. Collection reprocessed 2024/03/19 by Brittany Kropf. EAD finding aid revised 2024/03/19 by Brittany Kropf.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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