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Report of the Board of State House Commissioners
L574
1881 – 1884
1 mss box

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Brent Abercrombie, May 2013

 

Organizational History:

In 1877, the Board of State House Commissioners was created with the responsibility of overseeing the construction of a new Statehouse, which was not to exceed the sum of two million dollars. Construction of the new statehouse began in October 1878 and completed July 3, 1888.

Source:
Indiana General Assembly. http://www.in.gov/legislative/2343.htm. 5/22/13. 

Scope and Content:

The collection consists of 15 reports from the Board of State House Commissioners to the Governor of Indiana from March 1881 to September 1884.

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Box and Folder Listing:

Box 1. 

Folder 
1. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, March 31, 1881
2. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, June 30, 1881
3. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Sept. 30, 1881
4. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Dec. 31, 1881
5. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, March 31, 1882
6. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, June 30, 1882
7. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Sept. 30, 1882
8. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Dec. 31, 1882
9. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, March 31, 1883
10. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, June 30, 1883
11. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Sept. 30, 1883
12. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, [Dec. 31], 1883
13. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, March 31, 1884
14. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, June 30, 1884
15. Report of Proceedings of the Board of State House Commissioners, Sept. 30, 1884

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 mss box, 15 folders
Collection Dates: 1881 – 1884
Provenance:  Transferred from Indiana Division, May 2013
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 Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
Alternate Formats: 
Related Holdings: 
Collection Notes: 

MA BA 6-10-2013