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Demarchus C. Brown papers

Label
Demarchus C. Brown papers, 1908-1928, undated
Title
Demarchus C. Brown papers
Inclusive dates
1908-1928, undated
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes a carbon copy of an unsigned, undated tribute to Mr. Brown, a typed, signed letter from G. W. Wadsworth in Chicago, Illinois in 1928 and an autographed, unsigned, undated original poem regarding Demarchus Clariton Brown
Biographical or historical data
Demarchus Clariton Brown was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on June 24, 1857 to Philip and Julia Troester Brown. He attended Northwestern Christian University, later Butler College and now Butler University and was graduated with an A.B. in 1879. He received his M.A. in 1880 and worked and studied abroad, including at the British Museum in 1882-1883. He worked at Butler College until 1906, when he became the Indiana State Librarian. He married S. Anna Rudy of Illinois in 1881 and she died in 1891. On Sept. 1, 1897, he married Jessie Lanier Christian. He was president of the National Association of State Librarians from 1910-1911. He wrote and translated several books and died on August 22, 1926 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Information found within collection. Brown, Demarchus C. (1949) In Indiana Authors and their books, 1816-1916: biographical sketches of authors who published during the first century of Indiana statehood, with lists of their books. (p. 44). Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College. ISLI 16.810 B291I
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Indiana State Library
  • Librarians
  • Letters
  • Poetry
Label
Demarchus C. Brown papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1741
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/04/23 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/04/23 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
20248257
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)ocn881181702
  • (OCoLC)881181702
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
Demarchus C. Brown papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/1741
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2014/04/23 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2014/04/23 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
20248257
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)ocn881181702
  • (OCoLC)881181702
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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