Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

During the dedication of the Lilly Library, Frederick B. Adams, Jr (far right) presented the lost 27 pages of the manuscript to "Ben Hur" by Lew Wallace.

image number:

P0056008

description:

This image appears on page 16 of the November 1960 edition of the Indiana Alumni Magazine.

date taken:

1960 October 3

film code:

Kodak - - Safety - - Film

photographer studio:

News Bureau, IU

accession number:

99/075

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Wells, Herman B

personal name:

Lilly, Josiah K.

personal name:

Adams, Frederick Baldwin, Jr.

location of individuals:

(L to R) Herman B Wells; Josiah K. Lilly; and Director of the Pierpont Morgan Library, Frederick B. Adams, Jr.

building name:

Lilly Library (1960)

corporate name:

Lilly Library

corporate name:

Libraries, IU

topic:

Dedications

topic:

Libraries

topic:

Philanthropy

topic:

Dedications

topic:

Collectors

topic:

College administrators

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Fine Arts Plaza

series:

Groups

subseries:

Lilly Dedication