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The Resource Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection

Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection

Label
Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection, 1905-1973
Title
Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection
Inclusive dates
1905-1973
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection has minutes, photographs, newspaper clippings, and histories of the literary club named for Katharine Merrill Graydon, granddaughter of Samuel Merrill, the first treasurer of the State of Indiana. The club was started in 1923 by Mary Ellen George, who wrote its ten-year history. The women, who were former students of Miss Grayson at Butler University, met until October 1973. Miss Grayson taught at Butler from 1907 until 1930 when she was named Professor Emeritus and was relieved of her active duties. Her book, "Butler College in the World War," published in 1922, told the stories of Butler men who served in World War I
Biographical or historical data
Katharine Merrill Graydon (1858-1934) was a professor of English Literature at Butler University, from which she graduated in 1878. She wrote "Butler College in the World War," published in 1922. The Katharine Merrill Graydon Literary Club began in 1923, and met until 1973. Members of the club were women who were former students of Miss Graydon.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Graydon, Katharine Merrill
  • Butler University
  • Women
Label
Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/392
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2015/12/3 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
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
20645169
Extent
0.5 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 Mrs. Jane Mitchell on 1979/04/28.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn950268446
  • (OCoLC)950268446
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
Katharine Merrill Graydon Club collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/392
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing and finding aid completed 2015/12/3 by Nikki Stoddard Schofield
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
20645169
Extent
0.5 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 Mrs. Jane Mitchell on 1979/04/28.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn950268446
  • (OCoLC)950268446
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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