Claude Mason Photo Album
P 28
1 clamshell box

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Processed by: Ruth Light, October 2006

Biographical Note:

Claude Mason was born March 9, 1884 to George and Lucy Mason.  He also had a younger sister named Clarissa.  August 26, 1918, Mr. Mason married Stella A. Fickinger in Marion County, Indiana.  He worked as a civil engineer, and his duties included designing a sewer system for Indianapolis through the Board of Works.  Mr. Mason passed away in April 1963.

1900 United States Federal Census Record. 24 Oct.  2006 <>.

Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941. 24 Oct.  2006 <>.

Social Security Death Index. 24 Oct.  2006 <>.

Materials within collection.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains the photo album of Claude Mason.  There are a variety of photographs from 1900 to about 1915, including both personal and work-related images.  Photographs include: Kessler’s Stone Mills in Stinesville, Indiana, family snapshots, and survey work at the White River in 1913.

Item Listing:

1900-1915 Photo Album
circa 1900-1912 Envelope with loose photographs from album (6 photos)

Collection Information:

Size of Collection:

1 clamshell box (15”x10”x3”), (7 items)

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Access: This collection is open for research.



Reproduction Rights:

Permission to reproduce, exhibit, or publish material in this collection must be obtained from the Manuscript Section, Indiana State Library.  Possession of a reproduction from an Indiana State Library collection does not constitute permission for use.

Language Materials are entirely in English

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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.