Herman G. Centlivre

Herman G. Centlivre
1 folder

Manuscripts & Rare Books Division
Indiana State Library

Processed by: Jamie Dunn, June 2013

Biographical Note:

Herman G. Centlivre was born February 25, 1903, in Allen County, Indiana, to Charles and Frances Centlivre.  He worked in advertising before joining the family brewery in Fort Wayne.  Centlivre married Mary O’Dowd, with whom he had four children.  Centlivre died in April 1987.


“Indiana Births, 1880-1920.”  Ancestry.  Accessed June 5, 2013.  www.ancestrylibrary.com.
National Archives and Records Administration.  “1910, 1920, 1930, 1940 U.S. Census.”  Ancestry.  Accessed June 5, 2013.  www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Social Security Administration.  “Social Security Death Index.”  Ancestry.  Accessed June 5, 2013.  www.ancestrylibrary.com.

Scope and Content:

This collection consists of copies of a letter from Joseph M. Bowman, Assistant to the Secretary of the Treasury, to Senator Birch Bayh and a letter to Centlivre from Robert J. Myers, Chief Actuary in the Social Security Administration.  Both letters address an inquiry by Centlivre concerning the long-term solvency of the Old Age, Survivors, and Disability Insurance programs (Social Security).

Photocopy Policy:

Manuscript material CANNOT be photocopied or digitized in its entirety. Photocopies and/or digital reproductions (i.e. scans, digital photographs) cannot exceed 25% of a COLLECTION or FOLDER within a collection. In some cases, photocopying may not be permitted due to the condition of the item. Please check with the Manuscript Librarian for possible alternatives.

Collection Inventory

Folder and Item Listing:

Folder 1.  Herman G. Centlivre

1968-1-2? Joseph M. Bowman to Birch Bayh
1928-1-25 Robert J. Myers to Herman G. Centlivre

Collection Information:

Size of Collection: 1 folder
Collection Dates: 1968
Provenance:  Herman G. Centlivre, 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 Manuscripts and Rare Books Division, Indiana State Library.
Language: Materials are entirely in: English
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Collection Notes: 

MA BA 7-12-2013