The Resource Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem

Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem

Label
Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem, 1944
Title
Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem
Inclusive dates
1944
Creator
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Language
eng
Summary
This collection includes a photocopy of Henry N. Dick's Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah , his epic poem commemorating the deeds of George Rogers Clark and his translation of the "Song of Deborah" from the Book of Judges (1944)
Biographical or historical data
Henry N. Dick was born on December 23, 1902 in Vincennes, Indiana to John A. and Josephine Dick. He was stricken with arthritis when he was thirteen years old and from 1935 until his death on June 8, 1960, he was an invalid and resident of Knox County Home. During his long stay at the home he taught himself to read Greek and Latin, studied higher mathematics, and published an epic poem about George Rogers Clark. At the time of his death he was working on a manuscript on Epaminondas, a Greek soldier and scholar. Sources: Ancestry.com. "Henry N. Dick." Indiana Death Certificates, 1899-2011. Accessed December 5, 2018. https://www.ancestrylibrary.com/.Thompson, Donald E., comp. Indiana Authors and Their Books, 1917-1966 . Crawfordsville, IN: Wabash College, 1974.
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1902-1960
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Dick, Henry N.
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  • Clark, George Rogers
  • Northwest, Old
  • Clark's Expedition to the Illinois
Label
Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/4086
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Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/12/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/12/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
The pages of this collection are arranged numerically.
Control code
17535925
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid online.
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
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)247135745
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.
Label
Henry N. Dick, Clark's Anabasis and the Hymn of Deborah poem
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/4086
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/12/05 by Laura Eliason. EAD finding aid created 2018/12/05 by Laura Eliason
Arrangement
The pages of this collection are arranged numerically.
Control code
17535925
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid online.
Extent
0.01 Cubic Feet (1 folder)
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)247135745
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.

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