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The Resource Autographs collection

Autographs collection

Label
Autographs collection, 1930-1980s
Title
Autographs collection
Inclusive dates
1930-1980s
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains autographs of Indiana authors and government employees. Signatures include James E. Watson, Homer Caprehart, E.A. Richardson, George Ade, Ernst Heberlein, Jane D. Shackelford, Clara Ingram Judson, etc.Item Listing: 27 Dec. 1930 Simeon D. Fees -- 29 Dec. 1930 James E. Watson -- 29 Dec. 1930 Albert H. Vestal -- 29 Dec. 1930 Will R. Wood -- 29 Aug. 1933 R. H. Sullivan -- 31 Aug. 1933 A. R. Robinson -- 17 Dec. 1934 E.A. Richardson -- 20 June 1935 Elizabeth Newell -- 22 Apr. 1936 Curtis G. Shake -- 24 June 1936 Curtis G. Shake -- 21 Jan. 1937 Mrs. Carl A. Taylor -- 24 Feb. 1937 Evelyn Foster Morneweck -- 7 Nov. 1940 George Ade -- 23 May 1942 Margaret E. Bruner -- 11 July 1942 Kenneth R. Shaffer -- 16 Dec. 1942 Ernst Heberlein -- 16 Jan. 1943 James E. Perry -- 13 Oct. 1944 Clara Ingram Judson -- 17 Oct. 1944 Daniel Francis Clancy -- 20 Oct. 1944 Helen Boyd Higgins -- 23 Mar. 1945 Charles A. Halleck -- 23 Mar. 1945 Forest A. Harness -- 23 Mar. 1945 Robert A. Grant -- 24 Mar. 1945 George W. Gillie -- 26 Mar. 1945 Earl Wilson -- 27 Mar. 1945 Clement T. Malan -- 28 Mar. 1945 Noble J. Johnson -- 5 Apr. 1945 Homer E. Capehart -- 5 Apr. 1945 Raymond E. Willis -- 12 Apr. 1945 Ray. J. Madden -- 15 Nov. 1945 Katharine Wicks -- 15 Nov. 1945 Clara Ingram Judson -- 15 Nov. 1945 Laura Long -- 15 Nov. 1945 William E. Wilson -- 16 Nov. 1945 Jeannette Nolan -- 17 Nov. 1945 Clotilde Embree Funk -- 18 Nov. 1945 Augusta Stevenson -- 20 Nov. 1945 Jane D. Shackelford -- 28 May 1947 A.B. Guthrie, Jr. -- 29 May 1947 Walter Myers -- 1 June 1947 E. Merrill Root -- circa 1980s Steve Alfordn, Maggie Owen, n.d. Kate Gambold Dyern.d. Evelyn Ray Sickels
Biographical or historical data
George Ade (1866-1944) was an Indiana author, playwright and humorist.Homer Caprehart (1897-1979) was involved in farming and manufacturing and was also an Indiana Senator, serving from 1945 to 1963.Clara Ingram Judson (1879-1960) was a native of Logansport, Indiana and was an award-winning author of children's books.Emory A (E. A.) Richardson (1886-1965), "Big Rich", was an Indiana author and Indiana's first unofficial poet laureate.Jane D. Shackelford (1895-1979) taught in the Terre Haute, Indiana Public Schools for 43 years and was also the author of "The Child's Story of the Negro" and "My Happy Days".James E. Watson (1864-1948) was a congressman and senator from Indiana. He served as Senate majority leader from 1929-1933.Sources:"Ade, George." Find A Grave Memorial # 11327. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://www.findagrave.com/"Caprehart, Homer." Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=c000128"Ingram Judson, Clara." Anderson Herald Bulletin 1960/05/25. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://access.newspaperarchive.com/"Indiana Poet Laureate." The Library of Congress. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://www.loc.gov/rr/main/poets/indiana.html"Richardson, E.A." Wikepedia. Retrieved 2015/08/04. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/E._A._Richardson"Shackelford, Jane D." Vigo County Public Library. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://www.vigo.lib.in.us/archives/inventories/aa/shackelford1895.php"Watson, James." Biographical Directory of the United States Congress. Retrieved 2015/08/04. http://bioguide.congress.gov/scripts/biodisplay.pl?index=w000203
Cataloging source
ISL
Location of other archival material
Materials relating to this collection may be found in the following collections in Rare Books and Manuscripts, Indiana State Library, Indianapolis, IN: L406: Indiana autographs collection, 1832-1926 S1484: Indiana authors autographs collection, 1881-1940 S1485: Miscellaneous autographs collection, 1813-1937 S1486: Political figures autographs collection, 1887-1934
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ade, George
  • Capehart, Homer E.
  • Judson, Clara Ingram
  • Richardson, Emory
  • Shackelford, Jane D
  • Watson, James E.
  • Indiana
Label
Autographs collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1942_Autographs_Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/04 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/04 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
17534643
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935334183
  • (OCoLC)935334183
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
Autographs collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S1942_Autographs_Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2005/04 by Jennifer Duplaga. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/04 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
17534643
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.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn935334183
  • (OCoLC)935334183
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

Library Locations

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