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Lemuel Moss Letter
1 folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Jamie Dunn, May 2013


Biographical Note:

Lemuel Moss was born in 1829 in Boone County, Kentucky, to Demas and Esther Moss.  Moss worked as a printer initially, but then became a Baptist pastor, and eventually a professor of theology. He married Harriet Bingham in 1851.  Moss was president of Indiana University from 1875 to 1884.  He died in 1904 in New York City.


Information Found within Collection
Brown, Demarchus C., ed.  State of Indiana Legislative Manual for 1913.  Indianapolis: Wm. B. Burford, 1913.
Lemuel Moss Papers, 1860-1876.  Indiana University Office of University Archives and Records Management, Bloomington, Indiana.  May 22, 2013.

Scope and Content:

This collection consists of a letter written on official Indiana University presidential stationary by Moss to a W. J. Fowler.

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

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1. 

1880-11-12 Lemuel Moss to W. J. Fowler

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1880
Provenance:  Argosy purchase, 1944
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: 
Related Holdings: 
Collection Notes: 

MA BA 7-12-2013