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The Resource Margaret M. Scott collection

Margaret M. Scott collection

Label
Margaret M. Scott collection, 1873-1955
Title
Margaret M. Scott collection
Inclusive dates
1873-1955
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
The papers consist primarily of Scott's correspondence, essays, short stories, and unpublished novels from 1920-1930s. The collection also includes papers regarding the work of the Indiana Lincoln Memorial Association, a scrapbook of newspaper stories by and about her, and poetry of her father John Scott
Biographical or historical data
Margaret M. Scott, born 1874, was a journalist for the Indianapolis News, and freelance writer in Indianapolis, Marion County, Indiana. Ms. Scott started a literary studio, In-Var, for teaching young writers, and was awarded a gold medallion for achievement from the national Theta Sigma Phi sorority in 1960. Ms. Scott died at the age of 91 in May 1964.
Cataloging source
ISL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
approximately 1873-1964
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Scott, Margaret M.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Scott, John
  • Indiana Lincoln Memorial Association
  • Indianapolis (Ind.)
Label
Margaret M. Scott collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/241
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/04/09 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/09 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by chronologically by format.
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
20404445
Extent
0.8 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 Higgins on 1964/08/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn911269377
  • (OCoLC)911269377
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
2 manuscript boxes
Label
Margaret M. Scott collection
Link
https://archives.isl.lib.in.us/repositories/2/resources/241
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/04/09 by Brent Abercrombie. EAD finding aid created 2015/04/09 by Brent Abercrombie
Arrangement
This collection is arranged by chronologically by format.
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
20404445
Extent
0.8 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 Higgins on 1964/08/06.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn911269377
  • (OCoLC)911269377
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
2 manuscript boxes

Library Locations

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      315 W. Ohio St., Indianapolis, IN, 46202, US
      39.77004 -86.164015

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