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Edward Rector

Edward Rector

Lawrence County's greatest philanthropist, he endowed the Rector Scholarship Foundation at De Pauw University with $2,250,000 in 1919. To date 5,100 awards have been made, 22 to Lawrence County natives.  "To youth of ability and courage in America, Edward Rector is a shining example."

Website: https://www.hmdb.org/m.asp?m=74127

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Updated: 8-16-2020