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The Resource Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence

Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence

Label
Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence, circa 1917
Title
Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence
Inclusive dates
circa 1917
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes correspondence from Theodore M. Gleason and Margaret C. Holland to Mary Helen Boyd (later Helen Boyd Higgins) in Knox County and Indianapolis, Indiana, circa 1917, regarding hand-knit socks and other winter clothing provided to soldiers
Biographical or historical data
Mary Helen Boyd Higgins was born in June 1892, in Columbus, Indiana, to Linnaeus and Mary (Spencer) Boyd. After living a short time in Richmond, Indiana, Higgins moved with her family to Indianapolis. She married lawyer William R. Higgins between 1920 and 1930. An author, Higgins wrote several biographies for children as part of the Childhood of Famous Americans series. Higgins died in 1971.SourcesGillis, Ruth Jeannette. The Encyclopedia of Indianapolis, s.v. "Literature, Childrens." Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1994."Helen Boyd Higgins grave." Find a Grave. Accessed August 28, 2013. www.findagrave.com.National Archives and Records Administration. "1900, 1910, 1920, 1930, 1940 U.S. Census." Ancestry. Accessed August 28, 2013. www.ancestrylibrary.com.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boyd, Mary Helen
  • Rare Books and Manuscripts
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
  • Knox County (Ind.)
Label
Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2220
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/08/28 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid created 2013/08/28 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid revised 2013/09/03 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20136908
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 from H. B. Higgins in 1946.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn864023433
  • (OCoLC)864023433
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
Helen Boyd Higgins correspondence
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2220
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2013/08/28 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid created 2013/08/28 by Jamie Dunn. EAD finding aid revised 2013/09/03 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by subject.
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
20136908
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 from H. B. Higgins in 1946.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn864023433
  • (OCoLC)864023433
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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