J. Bruce Murr Letter and Oath
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Processed by: Barbara Hilderbrand, November 2006

Biographical Note:

J. Bruce Murr was born in Indiana about 1907 and was the son of J. Edward and Mable L. Murr.

Ancestry Library. Indiana State Library. 14 Nov. 2006. <http://www.ancestrylibrary.com>

Scope and Content Note:

The collection contains a letter from J. Bruce Murr to Governor Roger D. Branigin about the gift of Jonathon Jennings’ (Indiana Governor 1816-1822) desk to the State of Indiana and a sworn oath from Murr’s father J. Edward Murr. The oath contains information about how he came to own Jennings’ desk, a description of the desk, and some information about Jennings.

Item Listing:

1 Folder

1965 Sept. 29 Murr, J Bruce to Gov. Roger D. Branigin ALS
  Included with letter a sworn oath from J. Edward Murr.

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1 folder (2 items)

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Access: This collection is open for research.



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