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The Resource Newton Booth Tarkington collection

Newton Booth Tarkington collection

Label
Newton Booth Tarkington collection, 1892-1951
Title
Newton Booth Tarkington collection
Inclusive dates
1892-1951
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
This collection includes letters to and from Booth Tarkington from individuals such as Richard F. Ward, Indianapolis journalist Mary Dyer Lemon, the Silberman brothers (art dealers in New York), typescripts of essays and poems, and other miscellaneous documents
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Biographical or historical data
Booth Tarkington, born July 29, 1869 in Indianapolis, Ind. and died May 19, 1946, Indianapolis, was an American novelist and dramatist, best-known for his satirical and sometimes romanticized pictures of American Midwesterners. His works included "The Gentleman from Indiana" (1899), "Penrod" (1914), "The Magnificent Ambersons" (1918), "Alice Adams" (1921), and numerous other novels, short stories, and plays.
Cataloging source
ISL
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1869-1946,
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Tarkington, Booth
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  • Tarkington, Booth
  • Authors, American
  • Books
  • Letter writing
Label
Newton Booth Tarkington collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2459%20Tarkington%20Newton%20Booth%20Collection.pdf
Instantiates
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/07/27 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/01 by Kori Nell
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
17546323
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 in multiple part donations from various donors from 1926 to 1998.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247208289
  • (OCoLC)247208289
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; 1 oversize folder
Label
Newton Booth Tarkington collection
Link
http://www.in.gov/library/finding-aid/S2459%20Tarkington%20Newton%20Booth%20Collection.pdf
Note
Processing Information: Collection processing completed 2015/07/27 by Kori Nell. EAD finding aid created 2016/08/01 by Kori Nell
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
17546323
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 in multiple part donations from various donors from 1926 to 1998.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn247208289
  • (OCoLC)247208289
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; 1 oversize folder

Library Locations

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