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Preservers of the Past: Indiana's County Historical Societies, 1995-1997


Interviewee
Garton, Daisy Hinkle September 26, 1995 

Call Number
95-023

Physical Description

22 pages; 1 tape, 1 7/8 ips, 50 minutes; index

Interviewer
Truesdell, Barbara

Access Status

Open

Scope and Content Note

Daisy Hinkle Garton describes the origins of the Old Library, Incorporated in Monroe County, Indiana. She discusses her membership in this organization and in the Monroe County Historical Society including the Genealogy Society. Garton describes acquiring the old library and the growth of the Historical Society.

  • Keywords
    • Corporation Names
    • Indiana University
    • Indiana University School of Music
    • Monroe County Historical Society
    • The Old Library, Incorporated
    • Personal Names
    • Baker, Myra
    • Brandis, Elizabeth
    • Farmer, Mary Ellen
    • Harrel, Kay Beth
    • Miller, Rosemary
    • Place Names
    • Bloomington, Indiana
    • Monroe County, Indiana
    • Subjects
    • family history
    • fundraising
    • genealogy
    • historical museums
    • historical society facility
    • historical society mission
    • historical society publishing
    • junior historical society
    • volunteerism