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Cyrus R. Clevenger collection

Identifier: L538

Scope and Contents

This collection includes surveyor maps and plats from Cyrus R. Clevenger in Bartholomew County, Indiana ranging from 1870 to 1962 regarding Bartholomew County and surrounding counties.

There is also an oversize folder containing an undated map of Columbus Township in Bartholomew County (OBE007).


  • 1870-1962


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

Cyrus Raymond Clevenger was born in 1892 in Nashville, Indiana and was a city civil engineer in Columbus, Indiana where he drew up multiple maps and plats in Bartholomew County as well as the surrounding counties. He married Mary Beth Clevenger in 1918 and had two children together. He passed away in 1961 in Bloomington, Indiana.


6.3 Cubic Feet (1 manuscript box, 40 extra-large oversize folders)

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This collection is arranged by folder size.

Custodial History

This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Sarah Clevenger on 1973.


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2016/11/14 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/11/14 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid revised 2021/12/09 by Lauren Patton.
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Repository Details

Part of the Rare Books and Manuscripts Repository

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