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Indiana Republican Editorial Association collection

Identifier: L486

Scope and Contents

This collection includes minutes of meetings (1895-1948); correspondence regarding meetings and speakers, Republican Editorial Associations in other states, the Indiana Republican State Central Committee and Association members; committee reports and resolutions; papers delivered at meetings; financial records; membership lists; and 75th anniversary materials, including a history, photographs, press releases, clippings and a scrapbook.


  • 1895-1986


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.

Historical Note

The Indiana Republican Editorial Association was founded in 1878 by newspaper editors in the state affiliated with the Republican Party. The purpose of the Association is to serve as a professional organization for newspaper editors and to promote the interests and principles of the Republican Party.


2 Cubic Feet (5 manuscript boxes, 1 medium oversize box)

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Linda Chandler, President of the Indiana Republican Editorial Association, on 2000/10/05 and on 1986/07/07 by Tom Mayhill.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing and EAD finding aid completed by Bethany Fiechter on 2019/05/02.
Indiana Republican Editorial Association collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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