The Resource Anna Nicholas biographical sketch

Anna Nicholas biographical sketch

Label
Anna Nicholas biographical sketch, 1943/12/03
Title
Anna Nicholas biographical sketch
Inclusive dates
1943/12/03
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains a ten page typewritten biographical sketch of Anna Nicholas written by her grandniece Nancy Moore and presented to the Indianapolis Women's Club on December 3, 1943
Biographical or historical data
Anna Nicholas was a noted Indiana newswoman who worked more than fifty years for the Indianapolis Journal and the Indianapolis Star. She was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania to John and Rachel Nicholas on January 20, 1850. At the urging of her brother John, business manager of theJournal, she moved to Indianapolis in 1876. She was an editorial writer and literary editor and was the author of two volumes of short stories and the 1928 historical work, "The Story of Crown Hill." She was friends of many notable Hoosiers including James Whitcomb Riley, Gen. Lew Wallace, Meredith Nicholson, and Booth Tarkington. She died at the age of 79 on January 29, 1929. Sources: Information found within collection.Ancestry.com. "Anna Nicholas." New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1957. Accessed September 5, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com/."Anna Nicholas, Noted Indiana Literary Woman, Critic, Dies." Indianapolis Star (IN), January 30, 1929.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1912-1992
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Moore, Nancy
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  • Nicholas, Anna
  • Women journalists
  • Authors and publishers
  • Newspapers
Label
Anna Nicholas biographical sketch
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2546
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/09/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21271748
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Nancy Moore in 1943/12.
System control number
(OCoLC)1012940115
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder
Label
Anna Nicholas biographical sketch
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2546
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/09/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/09/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Carrier category
unspecified
Carrier category code
zu
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
unspecified
Content type code
zzz
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
21271748
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Media category
unspecified
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
z
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Nancy Moore in 1943/12.
System control number
(OCoLC)1012940115
Terms governing use
Legal title, copyright, and literary rights reside with Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN. All requests to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted to Rare Books and Manuscripts.
Type of unit
1 folder

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