The Resource Dr. Irving McKee correspondence

Dr. Irving McKee correspondence

Label
Dr. Irving McKee correspondence, 1939-1943
Title
Dr. Irving McKee correspondence
Inclusive dates
1939-1943
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection contains correspondence between Dr. Irving McKee and the Indiana State Library Reference Department ranging from 1939-1943 regarding reference questions and requests to view items made by McKee while he was conducting research for his 1947 book, "Ben-Hur" Wallace: The Life of General Lew Wallace
Biographical or historical data
Irving McKee was born November 11, 1909 in Oakland, California to Donald and Marcia Frances McKee. He received his A.B, A.M. and PhD from Yale University. He married Frances Hamilton Robertson on June 17, 1937 at Westport, Connecticut. Prior to entering active duty as a lieutenant, junior grade, in the Navy during World War II, he was an English instructor at Culver Military Academy at Culver, Indiana. Following the war, he moved to California and joining the English faculty at the University of California, Berkeley then joined the faculty of Sacramento State College where he served as chairman of the English Department. He was the author of the book "Ben-Hur" Wallace: The Life of General Lew Wallace. He passed away in Sacramento on March 27, 1979. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Irving McKee." California Biographical Index Cards, 1781-1990. Accessed December 27, 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com/.Ancestry.com. "Irving McKee." California Death Index, 1940-1997. Accessed December 27, 2017. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com/."Dr. Irving McKee." The Culver Citizen (Culver, Indiana), July 7, 1943.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • McKee, Irving
  • Wallace, Lew
  • Indiana State Library
  • Authors, American
Label
Dr. Irving McKee correspondence
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2822
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/12/27 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/12/27 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
21293445
Extent
0.03 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 records transfer from the Indiana State Library, Indiana Division, on 2017/10/13.
System control number
(OCoLC)1023498914
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
3 folders
Label
Dr. Irving McKee correspondence
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2822
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2017/12/27 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2017/12/27 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
21293445
Extent
0.03 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 records transfer from the Indiana State Library, Indiana Division, on 2017/10/13.
System control number
(OCoLC)1023498914
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
3 folders

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