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Indiana authors and their books 1917-1966.
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RIKER, DOROTHY LOIS: 1904-

Dorothy Lois Riker was born in Elwood, Ind., on Sept. 25, 1904, the daughter of Albert and Kate Ripple Riker. She received two degrees from Indiana University, A.B. in 1926 and A.M. in 1928. Miss Riker worked for the Indiana Historical Bureau as a research assistant, 1929-45, and was editor of the organization's COLLECTIONS from 1946 to 1971. In 1971 she became assistant editor for the Indiana Historical Society. She has edited many publications including territorial laws, legislative journals, and correspondence and papers of several governors.

Information from Gayte Thornbrough.

  • The Hoosier Training Ground; a History of Army and Navy Training Centers, Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State Boundaries During World War II. Bloomington, Ind., 1952.Search "The Hoosier Training Ground; a History of Army and Navy Training
                                        Centers, Camps, Forts, Depots, and Other Military Installations Within the State
                                        Boundaries During World War II" by RIKER, DOROTHY LOIS: 1904- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Readings in Indiana History (withGayle Thornbrough). Indianapolis, 1956.Search "Readings in Indiana History" by RIKER, DOROTHY LOIS: 1904- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
  • Indiana to 1816, the Colonial Period (withJohn D. Barnhart). Indianapolis. 1971.Search "Indiana to 1816, the Colonial Period" by RIKER, DOROTHY LOIS: 1904- in IUCAT, Google Books, OCLC WorldCat, or HathiTrust
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