IU Lilly Library to celebrate centennial birthday of Bloomington native, ‘Raintree County’ author

"Raintree County"

“Raintree County”

Ross Lockridge Jr.

Ross Lockridge Jr.

The Lilly Library at IU recently opened an exhibit dedicated to the centennial birthday of Bloomington native Ross Lockridge Jr., who wrote the bestselling book “Raintree County,” an IU Communications news release recently announced. Both the campus and the city also participated in events celebrating the author’s birthday.

Indiana Public Media featured a story on the author’s life, in addition to an Associated Press article that was picked up by a number of media outlets throughout the country:


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