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Lucille Lipps Gaynor
2 mss boxes

Manuscript & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Jill Campbell, June 1997
Re-Processed by: Marcia R. Caudell, May 2011

Biographical Note:

Lucille Lipps was born in Indianapolis on September 2, 1899. She married Edward O. Gaynor on September 8, 1920. She had three children, Margaret Ann Gaynor Petty, Lucia Gaynor Karst, and Edward A. Gaynor. Lucille Gaynor was a designer for East End Post Greenhouse, president, secretary, and treasurer for Veterans of World War I Post 41 Auxiliary and a member of the Indianapolis Fireman’s Auxiliary. She was a volunteer for the Cheer Guild at Riley Hospital for Children.


The Indianapolis Star, Feb 10, 1984, Jul 12, 1981, Jun 21, 1961.
Ancestry Library. Indiana State Library. June 2011.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection consists of personal and organizational correspondence, school papers, religious memorabilia, and advertisement miscellany from various Indianapolis businesses.

Photocopying Policy:

Manuscript materials CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in their entirety. Photocopies and/or digital images cannot exceed 25% of a collection or a folder within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Check with a Manuscript Librarian for other options.

Box and Folder Listing:

Box 1. 

1. Correspondence, 1884 – 1966
2. School Papers, 1892 – 1967
3. Autograph Albums, 1914 – 1917
4. School Essays
5. School Essays
6. School Essays
7. Postcards and Greeting Cards, 1931 – 1944
8. Indianapolis Business Memorabilia
9. Miscellaneous Items
10. Indianapolis Fire Department Bulletin, 1941

Box 2.

1. Veterans of World War 1, Organizations and Ladies Auxiliary Papers, 1960 – 1979
2. Indiana Business Memorabilia
3. Indiana Business Memorabilia
4. Indiana Business Memorabilia
5. Religious Memorabilia

Collection Information

Size of Collection: 2 mss boxes, 15 folders
Collection Dates: 1884 – 1979
Provenance: Margaret and Lucile Gaynor, 28 July, 1982
Access : The collection is open for research use.
Restrictions: None
Reproduction Rights: Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in English.
Alternate Formats: None
Related Holdings: None
Notes: None