Edward Faith Oral History
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Processed by: Jennifer Duplaga, April 2005

Biographical Note:

Edward Faith was born in Daviess County, Indiana around 1869, the son of Thomas W. and Matilda J. Faith.  He worked most of his life as a civil engineer, but also served as a postmaster around 1910.  On June 14, 1894, he married Lena Bach in Daviess County.  They had two sons together.  Faith died between 1953 and 1966.

 Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains a transcript of an interview of Edward Faith, conducted by William Brooks Allen It was recorded at the WAMW and WFML radio stations in Washington, Indiana.  In the interview, Faith discusses life in Daviess County in the late 19th century, including such topics as log cabins, wedding, travel, sports, and transportation.

Item Listing:

22 May 1966


Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 transcript

Collection Dates:



Daviess County Historical Society



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