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George W. Stout’s State Council of Defense notes
L 545
1 mss. box

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

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Processed by: Barbara Hilderbrand, February 2007
Revised by: Elizabeth M. Wilkinson, August 2007

Historical Note:

The State Council of Defense was organized on May 19, 1917 to coordinate Indiana activities during World War I.  It was created by Governor James P. Goodrich at the request of the National Council of National Defense at Washington, D.C. 

The members of the State Council included, Charles W. Fairbanks, Thomas Taggart, H. R. Kurrie, Arthur W. Brady, Carolyn, R. Fairbanks, Will H. Hays, Evans Woolen, Isaac Straus, George Ade Brook, Will G. Irwin, James L. Keach, Dr. Charles P. Emerson, Charles Fox, A. E. Reynolds, Morton Wilson, Will J. Freeman, Nathan Squibb and Rev. A. B. Storms.

Scope and Content Note:

This collection contains notes on the State Council of Defense compiled by George W. Stout for Dr. Oliver.

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.

Box and Folder Listing:

1. Notes, p. 1-61
2. Notes, p. 62-110
3. Notes, p. 111-177
4. Notes, p. 178-235
5. Notes, p. 236-293
6. Notes, p. 294-363

Collection Information

Size of Collection: 1 manuscript box (363 items)
Collection Dates: 1917-1918
Provenance: Indiana Historical Bureau, February 1968
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 Section, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in English
Alternate Formats: None
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