The Resource Irvington Athenaeum records

Irvington Athenaeum records

Label
Irvington Athenaeum records, 1900-1910
Title
Irvington Athenaeum records
Inclusive dates
1900-1910
Creator
Contributor
Creator
Subject
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes the constitution and by-laws, membership lists, meeting minutes, correspondence, newspaper clippings and financial documents from the Irvington Athenaeum literary club ranging from 1900-1910. Also included is a list of speakers who addressed the club, including, but not limited to, Henry Van Dyke, Thomas Wentworth Higginson, Woodrow Wilson, William Butler Yeats, Edward Cummings, and Thomas Daly
Biographical or historical data
The Irvington Athenaeum was a literary club of Irvington, once a suburb of Indianapolis, Indiana. Will David Howe, a professor of English at Butler University, was the Secretary for the Board of Directors. "The Irvington Athenaeum, loosely affiliated with Butler [University], allowed both students and residents of the neighborhood to meet some important and distinguished people of the era." Sources: Irvington in 1910: a Year in the Life Of an Indianapolis Neighborhood, William Guide. Publisher: Lulu. November 14, 2010."William D. Howe, Irvington Athenaeum Collection Guide", Special Collections and Rare Books, Butler University Libraries. file:///C:/Users/BFiechter/Downloads/howe%20(2).pdf Accessed: August 15, 2018.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1873-1946
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Howe, William D.
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Irvington Athenaeum (Indianapolis, Ind.)
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  • Butler University
  • American literature
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
  • Literature
  • Irvington (Indianapolis, Ind.)
Label
Irvington Athenaeum records
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/5302
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and EAD finding aid completed on 2018/08/15 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection includes one volume.
Control code
21564294
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a transfer from the Indiana Division during 1935. It was donated to the Indiana State Library by Thomas C. Howe on 1930/05/14.
System control number
(OCoLC)1056209089
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 volume
Label
Irvington Athenaeum records
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/5302
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and EAD finding aid completed on 2018/08/15 by Bethany Fiechter
Arrangement
This collection includes one volume.
Control code
21564294
Extent
0.01 Cubic feet
Governing access note
This collection is open for research
Ownership
This collection was received by Rare Books and Manuscripts as a transfer from the Indiana Division during 1935. It was donated to the Indiana State Library by Thomas C. Howe on 1930/05/14.
System control number
(OCoLC)1056209089
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 volume

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