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The Resource Helen E. Fisher papers

Helen E. Fisher papers

Label
Helen E. Fisher papers, 1824-1902
Title
Helen E. Fisher papers
Inclusive dates
1824-1902
Creator
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes photocopies of Bible biographical entries; an autograph book and a photograph album in Indiana ranging from 1824-1887 regarding the Dale family and friendships
Biographical or historical data
Helen Elizabeth Fisher was born to Mont [Mount] Braddus and and Bertha May Newby Fisher in Frankfort, Indiana on May 24, 1909. She had two brothers, Frank W. and Russell T. She did not marry. Helen graduated from the Herron School of Art in Indianapolis, Indiana then studied with sculptor John Johnson of Frankfort, Indiana. She worked full time as a silhouette artist from 1932 to 1942, cutting some 80,000 silhouettes and travelling to many states. She worked for the Army Mao Service in 1942. Helen retired in 1969, returning to Indiana and some work with silhouettes and painting. She died May 26, 1993 in Greenwood, Indiana and is buried in the Greenlawn Cemetery, Frankfort.Sources:"Fisher, Helen". Indiana Biography Index before 1990. Retrieved 2016/07/25. http://www.statelib.lib.in.us"Fisher, Helen E.". 1910 United States Federal Census. Retrieved 2016/07/25. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com"Fisher, Helen E.". Antique Week. 15 Feb. 1988 (pp.1.40). Microform. ISLI 70 T819"Fisher, Helen E.". Find a Grave Memorial. Retrieved 2016/07/25. http://www.findagrave.com"Fisher, Helen Elizabeth". Indiana, Death Certificate, 1899-2011. Retrieved 2016/07/25. http://search.ancestrylibrary.com
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1909-1993
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Fisher, Helen E.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dale family
  • Frankfort (Ind.)
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Helen E. Fisher papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/381
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/25 by Edythe Huffman
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
20897491
Extent
0.3 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 Helen E. Fisher.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974911330
  • (OCoLC)974911330
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 manuscript box
Label
Helen E. Fisher papers
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/381
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2016/07/25 by Edythe Huffman. EAD finding aid created 2016/07/25 by Edythe Huffman
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
20897491
Extent
0.3 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 Helen E. Fisher.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn974911330
  • (OCoLC)974911330
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 manuscript box

Library Locations

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