Dale Carter Collection
Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library
Processed by: Alessandro Meregaglia, May 2013
Dale Carter was a Parcel Post Carrier at the Frankfort Post Office. Carter gathered information relating to the history of the Franklin, Indiana post office from Clinton County Courthouse records and files from the Crescent News (a former daily newspaper). The documents themselves were compiled and arranged by W.R. Strange, a clerk at the Frankfort post office.
The collection contains a six page document “History of the Frankfort, Indiana Post Office” and a fifteen page document “A Condensed History of the Frankfort Post Office.”
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Folder and Item Listing:
“History of the Frankfort, Indiana Post Office” document, undated
“Frankfort, Clinton County History” document, undated
Size of Collection: 1 folder, 1 item
Collection Dates: 1958; undated
Access: The Collection is Open for Research Use
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
MA BA 7-12-2013