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Indiana Democratic ticket and Indiana State Fair advertisement

 Collection — Folder: S3500
Identifier: S3500

Content Description

This collection includes a straight-party voting flyer from the Indiana Democratic Party dated 1880 and an Indiana State Fair advertisement dated 1900 showing older attendees going to the fair would turn them into children again.


  • 1880, 1900

Conditions Governing Access

The 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 State Fair is an annual state fair that spans 18 days in July and August in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Indiana State Fair debuted in 1852 at Military Park in Indianapolis and is the sixth oldest state fair in the U.S. It is the largest event in the state, drawing between 730,000 and 980,000 visitors annually since 2010. In 2015, readers of USA Today ranked the Indiana State Fair among the ten best state fairs in the country."

Source: Wikipedia. "Indiana State Fair." Accessed March 22, 2024.


0.01 Linear Feet (1 folder)

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This collection is arranged chronologically.

Custodial History

This collection was recieved by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation by Emma Newton from the Special Collections Library of Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY on 2023/05/12.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed on 2023/10/02 by A.J. Chrapilwy. EAD finding aid created on 2023/10/04 by A.J. Chrapliwy. EAD finding aid revised 2024/03/22 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.