The Resource Homer J. Walt clippings

Homer J. Walt clippings

Label
Homer J. Walt clippings, 1966-1967
Title
Homer J. Walt clippings
Inclusive dates
1966-1967
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
There are five items in this collection as follows: (1) Indianapolis News article dated September 3, 1966, titled "It Goes Like This" with photo of Homer J. Walt presenting Gov. Roger Branigin with a copy of his song, "In Hoosierland," written in 1949; (2) an article from The Plain Dealer, North Vernon, Indiana, dated October 13,1966, with photo, entitled "Tunnel Mill Should Be Restored Now"; (3) a song sheet for "In Hoosierland" published by Jennings County Historical Society; (4) an article in The Plain Dealer dated January 12, 1967, entitled "Group Formed to Push Tunnel Mill" with photo of Homer Walt; and (5) an article published March 2, 1967 in The Plain Dealer, with headline "Homer Walt Speaks to Local Students on Tunnel Mill."
Biographical or historical data
Homer J. Walt wrote the song, "In Hoosierland", in 1949, which was recorded and used as a theme by the Dixie Four for several years. Walt advocated for the restoration of Tunnel Mill and the Tunnel Mill dam near Vernon, Indiana. Ebenezer Baldwin had the mill constructed on the Muscatatuck River a mile southwest of Vernon in 1824.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Walt, Homer J
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Walt, Homer J
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Walt, Homer J
  • Composers
  • Mills and mill-work
  • Vernon (Ind.)
Label
Homer J. Walt clippings
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2919
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/05/24 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/24 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/07 by Brittany Kropf
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
21437572
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 Homer J. Walt on 1967/04/21.
System control number
(OCoLC)1042169511
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
Homer J. Walt clippings
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/2919
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2018/05/24 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid created 2018/05/24 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield. EAD finding aid revised 2018/06/07 by Brittany Kropf
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
21437572
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 Homer J. Walt on 1967/04/21.
System control number
(OCoLC)1042169511
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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