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Rowena Standiford collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: G-114

Scope and Contents

This collection includes genealogical research, correspondence and photographs from Rowena Standiford in Indiana and other states ranging from 1849 to 1985 regarding the Standiford, Reynolds, and other related families.


  • 1849 - 1985

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with the Genealogy Division, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to the Genealogy Division.

Biographical / Historical

Rowena Lois Standiford was born October 25, 1903, to James and Jessie Reynolds Standiford. Rowena attended and graduated from Mitchell High School in 1922. She graduated from Franklin College and was a member of the Zeta Tau Alpha sorority and the Old Gold Club. Rowena was a teacher and librarian at Silver Creek High School in Sellersburg, Indiana from January 2, 1928, to June 13, 1969. She died in Jeffersonville, Indiana on March 18, 1987.


1 Cubic Feet

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This collection is arranged by subject.

Custodial History

This collection was received by the Genealogy Division as a donation from the Estate of Rowena L. Standiford on 1987/12/10


No further additions are expected.

Processing Information

Collection processing completed 2022/11/10 by Sarah Pfundstein. EAD finding aid created 2022/11/18 by Sarah Pfundstein.
Rowena Standiford collection
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Repository Details

Part of the Genealogy Repository

315 West Ohio Street
Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 U.S.A.