Herbert M. Spencer Clipping

Herbert M. Spencer clipping
1 folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

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Processed by: Christina Baich, November 2005

Biographical Note:

Herbert M. Spencer was born in 1897.  He graduated from Indiana University Law School in 1920 and practiced law in Indianapolis.  He served as Marion County prosecutor and assistant city attorney before becoming a judge in the Marion County Superior Court (1938-1942).  He continued to practice law after leaving the bench.  Spencer died on December 13, 1969, at the age of 72.


“Obituaries.”  Res Gestae  Jan. 1970: 25.

Scope and Content Note:

The collection consists of a Photostat copy of a newspaper article titled “Reminiscences of the Early Settlement of the Miami Country: Letters from Dr. Ezra Ferris.”  Dr. Ferris was a relative of Herbert Spencer’s grandfather.

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.

Item Listing:

Folder 1.

1850 Dec. 20 Photostat copy of newspaper clipping

Collection Information

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1850
Provenance: Herbert M. Spencer, 1941 May 19
Access : The collection is open for research use
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.
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Notes: The original newspapers were transferred to Newspapers.