The Resource Caroline Dunn collection

Caroline Dunn collection

Label
Caroline Dunn collection, 1943-1975
Title
Caroline Dunn collection
Inclusive dates
1943-1975
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The first part consists of letters written in 1943 about the War Bond Rally sponsored by Indiana public libaries. This event, called "Books for Bonds," was held at the Murat Theater on October 7, 1943. Indiana authors were invited to appear on stage as guests and speak to the audience. Among those invited were: Miriam Mason Swain, Bloomington; Jean S. Milner, Minister, Second Presbyterian Church, Indianapolis; Margaret E. Bruner, New Castle; Elizabeth Miller Hack, Boggstown; Max Ehrmann, Terre Haute; Paul R. Benson, New Castle; and Ann Weil, Evansville. Some of the letters are regrets that the author is unable to attend. The second part of the collection is a speech by Caroline Dunn entitled "Old Union Cemetery Association Talk, July 13, 1975."A set of letters from Thomas Larkin III regarding the publication "Who's Who in Indiana Politics" is also included
Biographical or historical data
Caroline Dunn was the librarian at the Indiana Historical Society in 1943 when the War Bond Rally by the Indianapolis Public Library was planned.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indiana Historical Society
  • Indianapolis Public Library
  • Murat Theatre (Indianapolis, Ind.)
  • Authors and publishers
  • Savings bonds
  • Indiana
  • Speeches, addresses, etc
Label
Caroline Dunn collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1956
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2014/05/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20261381
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 Caroline Dunn.
System control number
(OCoLC)886547193
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
Caroline Dunn collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1956
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2014/05/15 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20261381
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 Caroline Dunn.
System control number
(OCoLC)886547193
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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