The Resource Charles Bruce Millholland papers

Charles Bruce Millholland papers

Label
Charles Bruce Millholland papers, 1922-1939
Title
Charles Bruce Millholland papers
Inclusive dates
1922-1939
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains copies of documents used by Charles Bruce Millholland to write Limestone Town, an unpublished book he worked on while employed by the Indiana Federal Writers' Project in 1939. The documents range from 1922 to 1937 and contain quarry and mill worker wage scales; United States limestone producing areas data; and union membership, home owners' association, and economic assistance data for Lawrence and Monroe Counties. The collection also includes copies of "Origins of Oolithic Limestone", a chapter written by Millholland for the Limestone Town book, and his bibliography
Biographical or historical data
Charles Bruce Millholland was born on February 1, 1903 in Chicago, Illinois to William and Anna Millholland. His family later moved to Indianapolis, Indiana. Millholland attended Indiana University and the Chicago Academy of Fine Arts and became an author and playwright. His most notable work was his play, Napoleon of Broadway, which was made into the movie, Twentieth Century, and later the musical, On the Twentieth Century. He also worked with the Indiana Federal Writers' Project in the late 1930s. Millholland died in New York City on May 18, 1991. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Charles Millholland." 1910 United States Federal Census. Accessed August 4, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com. Ancestry.com. "Charles B. Millholland." U.S. Social Security Death Index, 1935-2014. Accessed August 4, 2017. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com.Blakey, George T. Creating a Hoosier Self-Portrait: The Federal Writers' Project in Indiana, 1935-1942. Bloomington, Indiana: Indiana University Press, 2005.Thompson, Donald E., comp. Indiana Authors and Their Books, 1967-1980. Crawfordsville, Indiana: Wabash College, 1981.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Millholland, Charles Bruce
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  • Federal Writers' Project
  • United States
  • Authors and publishers
  • Authors, American
  • Limestone industry
  • New Deal, 1933-1939
  • Dramatists
  • Lawrence County (Ind.)
  • Monroe County (Ind.)
Label
Charles Bruce Millholland papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2532
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/08/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/08/05 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
21271715
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)1012938575
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
Charles Bruce Millholland papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2532
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/08/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/08/05 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
21271715
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)1012938575
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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