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The Resource Carl H. Lieber collection

Carl H. Lieber collection

Label
Carl H. Lieber collection, 1910-1926
Title
Carl H. Lieber collection
Inclusive dates
1910-1926
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The collection primarily consists of correspondence sent to Lieber regarding his involvement with various civic associations: The Civil Improvement Committee of the Indianapolis Commercial Club (1910), the Indiana Little Theatre Society, the John Herron Art Institute (1915-1916), the Paul Dresser Memorial Commission. There are also clippings related to the proposal to erect a memorial to the teachers of Indianapolis, to be located in the Memorial Court of the new Shortridge High School building, an article on Paul Dresser by Max Ehrmann, and drawings of proposed memorials to Dresser in Terre Haute. Correspondents include William Fortune and Lorado Taft
Biographical or historical data
Carl H. Lieber was born in Indianapolis on March 16, 1866, the second son of Herman and Mary Metzer Lieber. After completing a year at Shortridge High School, he entered H. Lieber and Copmpany (his father's business) and remained with the company until his death. Carl Lieber married Meta Panzer. The couple had four children: Carl T. and Meta Lieber of Indianapolis, Hilda Lieber of New York City, and Mrs. J.W. Hofmann of Indianapolis.Carl Lieber was chairman of the fine arts committee of the John Herron Art Institute. He was also a life member of the American Historical Association. Mr. Lieber died on April 6, 1929 of heart failure while at Hot Springs, Arkansas.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • John Herron Art Institute
  • Shortridge High School
  • Theater
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Carl H. Lieber collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2738%20Lieber%20Carl%20H%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/01/09 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/09 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17545777
Extent
0.03 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Carl Lieber.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247203172
  • (OCoLC)247203172
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
Carl H. Lieber collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2738%20Lieber%20Carl%20H%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/01/09 by Lauren Patton. EAD finding aid created 2016/01/09 by Lauren Patton
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
Control code
17545777
Extent
0.03 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation from Carl Lieber.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247203172
  • (OCoLC)247203172
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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