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The Resource Frederick Polley collection

Frederick Polley collection

Label
Frederick Polley collection, 1923-1946
Title
Frederick Polley collection
Inclusive dates
1923-1946
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes photocopies of sketches and sketch reproductions ranging from 1923-1946
Biographical or historical data
Frederick Polley was born in Union City, Indiana in 1873. He was a student at Corcoran School of Art, the John Herron Art School, the Indiana University extension, and Purdue University. He was an editor-publisher of the Union City News, a freelance commercial artist, draftsman of the United States Topographical Bureau, instructor at the Indianapolis Public Schools, and head of graphic arts department at Arsenal Technical School. He was also a book illustrator, a contributor to the Indianapolis Sunday Star, and author-illustrator. He had his work displayed in many regional and national exhibit halls. Frederick Polley passed away in 1957.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Polley, Frederick
  • Artists
  • Drawing
Label
Frederick Polley collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/563
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/31 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/31 by Kori Nell
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17546230
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966433819
  • (OCoLC)966433819
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
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Frederick Polley collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/563
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/08/31 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/31 by Kori Nell
Arrangement
This collection is arranged chronologically.
Control code
17546230
Extent
0.6 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a donation.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn966433819
  • (OCoLC)966433819
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
2 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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