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The Resource Charles R. Williams papers

Charles R. Williams papers

Label
Charles R. Williams papers, 1901-1926
Title
Charles R. Williams papers
Inclusive dates
1901-1926
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes an autographed, signed letter and a list of library contents from Chas R. Williams in Indianapolis, Indiana ranging from 1901-1926 regarding his writings and poetry, Indiana and books he owned
Biographical or historical data
Charles Richard Williams was born in New York State to Ira Cone and Anna Maria Benedict Williams on Apr. 16, 1853. He may have had seven siblings. He received his B.A. from Princeton University in 1875. He worked as a high school teacher and professor (in 1880). He was the literary editor of the New York World in 1883 and assistant general manager of the Associated Press from 1883 to 1892 before becoming editor-in-chief of the Indianapolis News. He married Emma Almira "Allie" Smith (the daughter of William Henry Smith, a secretary of state of Ohio) on Oct. 2, 1884 in Lake Forest, Illinois. They had two children, Mary A. and Amanda C. Allie died in 1895. He married Bertha Rose Kuefler in Marion, Indiana on June 23, 1902. Williams also authored several books, including biographies and poetry. Williams died on May 6, 1927 and is buried in the Crown Hill Cemetery, Indianapolis, Indiana.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1853-1927
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Williams, Charles Richard
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Williams, Emma Alma Smith
  • American poetry
  • American poetry
  • Authors, American
  • Authors, American
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Charles R. Williams papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2338
Instantiates
Note
Collection processing completed 2015/08/14 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/14 by Edythe Huffman
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
20841766
Extent
0.02 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 Frances Insley on 1966/01/20.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967731182
  • (OCoLC)967731182
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 R. Williams papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2338
Note
Collection processing completed 2015/08/14 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2015/08/14 by Edythe Huffman
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
20841766
Extent
0.02 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 Frances Insley on 1966/01/20.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn967731182
  • (OCoLC)967731182
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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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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