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Boone County Red Cross Scrapbooks

Identifier: MSS108

Scope and Contents

The collection contains 14 scrapbooks, ranging from 1941-1982. Newspaper clippings represent the bulk of the collection, but the scrapbooks also occasionally include letters, postcards, and photographs.


  • 1941 - 1983

Language of Materials

Materials are in English.

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material.

Historical Note

The Boone County Chapter of the American Red Cross was incorporated into the Indiana Red Cross in 1986.


2 Cubic Feet (6 oversized boxes) ; 14'' x 18'' x 3''


The Boone County Red Cross Scrapbooks contain newspaper clippings, letters, postcards, and photographs related to the work of the Boone County chapter of the Red Cross.

Custodial History

These scrapbooks were rescued from a dumpster outside of the Boone County Red Cross location by a Lebanon Public Library employee. The scrapbooks were held there until the transfer to the IUPUI Philanthropic Studies Archives in 2016.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The scrapbooks were acquired from the Lebanon Public Library in February 2016.


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Boone County Red Cross Scrapbooks, 1941-1983
Angela White
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Repository Details

Part of the Philanthropic Studies Archives Repository

IUPUI University Library
755 W. Michigan St.
Room 0133
Indianapolis IN 46202 USA