Portrait photographs of John and Adaline (Bush) Ade
Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MSP 254
Scope and Contents
Two oversized black and white portraits of George Ade's parents, John Ade and Adaline (Bush) Ade.
- circa 1890-1905
The collection is open for research.
Copyright and Use information
Material in this collection is in the public domain. Consult with Purdue University Archives and Special Collections prior to reproduction of materials.
John Ade served as the first County Recorder of newly formed Newton County, which was organized in 1860. He was also a teller at the Discount and Deposit Bank of Kentland, where he became a partner in 1875. Adaline Ade was a homemaker and cared for the couple's seven children: Anna, William, Alice, Joseph, Emma, George, and Ella.
1.20 Cubic Feet (One flat box)
Language of Materials
Physical Access Information
The photographs are fragile and should be handled with care. Digital reproductions are available for research use.
Collection donated by William C. Ade on March 21, 20179.
All materials have undergone conservation for stability and been housed in acid-free containers.
- Portrait photographs of John and Adaline (Bush) Ade
- Richard R. Bernier, Keertana Marella, and Neal Harmeyer
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- Edition statement
- Third edition. Collection description was first completed 2017-08-24.
- 2020-04-29: Collection description updated by Keertana Marella
- 2023-01-11: Collection description and access information updated by Neal Harmeyer.